CDANZ: Career Development Association of New Zealand

Career Development Association of New Zealand

National Symposium Update

The Call for Abstracts is now OPEN

We are pleased to announce our Keynote Speakers: Associate Professor Polly Parker and Dr Paul Wood

 Tentative Programme available here

Accommodation Options available here

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.

  • Business Building Day for Coaches - Auckland


    The Australasian NZ Northern Chapter invites you to a day of new
    learning and networking, where we can come together as a coaching
    community and learn tips and techniques for building sustainable
    coaching businesses.

    Cost :  This event is available to CDANZ members at the standard ICF member price $99.
    Date: Saturday September 6th 2014 - 11am to 6:30pm
    Venue: St Columba Centre, 40 Vermont Street, Ponsonby.  Free parking on-site or roadside.


  • Vocational Consultant – Part time position Wellington region

    Alpha Consultants (2002) Limited, a leader in vocational rehabilitation, delivering services throughout the North Island is seeking a part-time Vocational Consultant (15-30 hours per week).   The position is based in Lower Hutt or Porirua, servicing the Wellington Region.  Closing date 12 September 2014.