Social and Community Services

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This is an essential industry for the well-being and safety of our citizens and roles here can be really rewarding. If you want the work you do to matter deeply then this could be the pathway for you. This is an ever-growing sector with demand for workers increasing, and the skills you gain in these roles can help you progress in a wide variety of careers.

Social and Community Services

This pathway may be for you if you are interested in:

  • Working with people of different ages, life stages, abilities and cultures
  • Counselling and therapy
  • Community support and care
  • Diagnosing and treating people
  • Planning and organising
  • Health promotion and advice
  • Medical research, testing and technical support

For examples of jobs and careers in the sector check out Careers.govt.nz.

For more information of the Social and Community Services Pathway, visit Youth Guarantee.

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