We’ve connected individuals seeking a career in the civil sector with prominent New Zealand civil construction firms, not only supporting crucial infrastructure projects, but providing candidates with valuable hands-on experience in roles such as labourers, traffic controllers, and civil engineers.
Discover how we drive positive social impact through meaningful work.
Our approach is founded on the belief that everyone deserves the opportunity to thrive in the workforce. Guided by this vision, we are dedicated to connecting employers, employment support organisations, and New Zealand’s largest recruitment company to create meaningful work opportunities for those facing barriers to employment.
Our initiatives have clear and impactful aims:
We facilitate opportunities for individuals to explore work in a diverse range of environments, helping them to build experience, confidence, and essential skills.
Diversity and inclusion
Employers who partner with The Work Collective agree to hire a portion of their staffing via the initiative, fostering diversity and inclusion in their workforce, and achieving positive social impact.
Measurable social impact
By choosing to partner with us, employer organisations achieve more than just staffing solutions. They become part of a larger mission to deliver measurable social impact within their communities.
We offer a unique social procurement solution for organisations to achieve socially impactful supply chain spend. Any profits we generate are reinvested back into providing training and upskilling and delivering support services, amplifying our collective impact.
If you’re facing barriers to employment, The Work Collective is here to help. We work with candidates from a broad variety of backgrounds and life experiences across Aotearoa New Zealand. Our goal is to support you on your unique employment journey and give you the tools you need to overcome any obstacles. This could look like working together to refine your CV, providing coaching and guidance, or a range of other support. No matter your challenges, we’ll help you find meaningful work and create new opportunities for your future.
We partner with socially conscious businesses like yours to make a real difference. Within your work plan, we help you source a portion of your staff in a socially impactful way. When you partner with us, you gain access to a diverse pool of talented individuals who may have faced barriers to employment, but are now being enabled and empowered to overcome these barriers. By sourcing your staff through our social impact recruitment initiative, you contribute to building a more inclusive workforce, and a better Aotearoa.
The Work Collective acts as a bridge between Kiwi support organisations and socially conscious employers. Through our extensive network and expertise in social impact recruitment, we connect job seekers with employers who are committed to making a difference. This collaboration enhances the effectiveness of your support programmes and offers your clients a direct path to meaningful employment.
We work across many industry sectors, including:
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