Grow Into Employment – E Tu Tangata

Vision Statement

Building foundations for a self-reliant community


To provide opportunities for rangatahi and whanau to reach their potential through education, training and social services in a supportive kaupapa Maori, Christian environment


What will you gain?

  • A certificate showing employment skills you have gained
  • How to prepare and design a CV
  • An opportunity to visit industries for work placement and other courses of your career choice.
  • Skills you can use to assist you to gain meaningful employment
  • Ongoing support from Wai Ora as you seek work.

How will you learn?

  • Our tutors are experienced and qualified in all aspects of how to help you gain meaningful employment, or further training.
  • Field trips
  • Work experience opportunities.

Who can apply?

  • You must be between 16-60 years old
  • Free bus run is provided if required

How long is the course?

  • The course runs at your pace the more you focus on Job seeking and as soon as you are employed or into a course of your choice our work is achieved
  • The course hours are 9.00am 12.0pm Tuesday and Thursday The course commences February 2016 Enrollment now if you are over 16

What will I learn?

  •  The secret of how to growstrongand confident as a person
  • How to dress for interviews
  • Interview skills, and preparation for the workforce in any industry
  • Numeracy & Literacy skills

What do I bring?

  • Your birth certificate
  • One other form of ID

Upon completion you will be able to…

  • Explain the importance of health and safety in any industry
  • Identify opportunities for employment
  • Develop social skills and self-management & self confidence
  • Gain work ready skills
  • Gain improved literacy and numeracy skills

Learner support services include...

  • Free transport
  • Whanau support
  • Advocacy
  • Legal issues
  • A support person
  • Literacy and Numeracy