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Rodney Employment Initiatives

Work and Income have determined a need for a dedicated service to the Rodney area.  This service is targeted to Clients registered with the Helensville, Orewa and Warkworth Service Centres.  The success of this programme last year has seen an increase in numbers for this excellent service.  Rodney Employment Initiatives is a 12 week programme which includes:

The Employment Coaching component may include, but is not limited to:
  • Assessment to determine Client eligibility and suitability
  • Provision of a comprehensive CV and covering letters
  • Intensive mentoring, basic employment preparation (ie motivation, job search techniques, assertiveness)
  • One on One Career advice.  This recognises the Client's strengths and identifies their interests, career aspirations, and how to make affective career choices to realise their preferred future
  • Workshops to Clients that are applicable and relevant
  • Develop and maintain confidence and motivation, with focus upon achieving employment and career goals
  • Maintain a liaison role with Work and Income
  • Enhance Clients ability to problem sole and self manage employment related issues in future unaided
  • Recognition of skills, abilities and qualities gained through paid and unpaid employment
  • Increased employability - understanding of the labour market and employer expectations
  • Drivers Licence progression and achievement
  • Career and Progression Plan

The Employment Placement component
  • Practise of interview techniques and learn about different approaches and response to interviews
  • Provide the tools for effective job searching
  • Advice and assistance with budgeting
  • Advice and assistance with travel
  • Arranging Employment positions for Clients
  • Support to progress within training or employment (ie pay increase, promotion, study at work)

Post Placement Support
Post Placement Support is delivered for a minimum of 31 days post employment start.



482 Te Atatu Road
Te Atatu Peninsula
PO Box 45 132
Te Atatu
Auckland 0651
Phone 09 834-1482
Fax 09 834-1485
Free Phone 0800 478 902




A genuine commitment to service delivery, key values and professionalism has enabled inwork to help 95.70% of clients achieve a critical job retention milestone of being employed for six months or longer.  This equates to 10,833 individuals, all sustainably employed.  Read more