CDANZ: Career Development Association of New Zealand

Career Development Association of New Zealand

National Symposium

The highly successful 2014 CDANZ Symposium was recently held in Auckland. Presentations will be available shortly.


The Career Development Association of New Zealand (CDANZ) represents career practitioners working in a diverse range of roles within a growing and dynamic industry. CDANZ operates as an advocate for its members’ practice standards and professionalism, as well as a national voice for access to well-considered, personally, socially, and economically rewarding career development across the lifespan for all people.

Members of CDANZ work in a range of settings including secondary schools, tertiary education, corporates, rehabilitation, not-for-profit, government agencies, as well as private practice. Services include helping people plan and manage their careers, make informed decisions about their occupation and study, and successfully navigate transitions.

Members of CDANZ are required to continuously enhance their knowledge and skills to work effectively and appropriately within their environment, to meet a range of professional practice competencies, as well as adhere to the CDANZ  code of ethics.

  • Career Counsellor/ Vocational Consultant – Full time - Auckland

    The National Tertiary Education Consortium is a consortium of four education providers, located in Auckland, Tauranga, Christchurch and Hastings. We are an NZQA approved and accredited tertiary provider, and pride ourselves on the multinational diversity of our consortium. 

    Due to recent growth throughout our campuses, we are seeking a Career Counsellor/ Vocational Consultant in the Auckland CBD campus who will be responsible for helping students find full time and part time employment and reporting to the Career Centre Manager in Auckland. 

    Closing date – 5 December 2014.  Position commences in 2015.


  • NTEC Clinical Supervision & Personal Counselling Tender Advisory

    Tenders for the provision of Clinical Supervision and Personal Counselling services are now being accepted for review by the National Tertiary Education Consortium (NTEC) Faculty of Counselling & Family Therapy, and the International Student Counselling Centre (ISCC).

    The deadline for Tender applications to be received is 12/12/14.


  • The Latest Careering Magazine

    Read the latest issue of CERIC's Careering Magazine at

    In this Disruptive Ideas issue, there are articles on MOOC Review: Stevenson University's Career Architecture; Promoting Internal Career Development in Organizations; What Can I Do with My Degree; Social Justice: What's the Career Practitioner's Role; The Magic of Korea Job World; Automation is Voldemort; Hiring Canada's Youth; Does leadership Really Travel Across Borders; and Business Skills for Artists.