Ready for Work Get Ready for Work in New Zealand Business English – Work skills – Customer service – CV – Language for work – Job websites – Public transport – Newsletter Get Ready for Work in New Zealand Electives – CV – Language for work– Job websites – Public transport – Newsletter – Customer service Business English – Customer Service – Work Skills Curriculum vitae (CV) A CV is a short document that shows your education, employment history and skills. In New Zealand, when you send an employer your CV, you also include a cover letter, which tells the employer why you want their job. Sample CV Sample cover letter CV creator Language for work Basic job vocabulary Use this list of adjectives to help you write your CV. These words are all great ways to describe yourself to employers. Full list Self study Functional skills Use this list of functional skill nouns to help you describe your job and skills. Functional skills Job websites Seek – New Zealand’s most popular job search website. Used by Kiwis to find full and part-time work. Backpacker Board – a wonderful site for those looking for temporary or part-time jobs. Perfect for travelers! Seasonal jobs – try this website if you want to find fruit-picking or farm work. Trademe – not just for second-hand bikes and phones, you can also use it to find a job! Student Job Search – a fantastic website designed to help students find part-time or temporary work while they study. Backpackerguide NZ – great temp jobs for travelers. Voluntary work websites Volunteering Auckland Kaipatiki project Volunteer Projects Okura Bush walkway Rangitoto/Mototapu Motuihe Trust Motutapu Restoration Trust Auckland volunteer programmes Goldie Bush Public transport These apps will help you travel around Auckland so you can get to your job interviews on time. AT Transport App for IPhone AT Transport on Android Newsletter Get email updates from Ready to Work * indicates required Email Address * Name What sort of work are you looking for?