CDANZ: Career Development Association of New Zealand

Career Development Association of New Zealand

CDANZ Events and more

Professor Tristram Hooley  workshop events. Thanks to everyone who attended Professor Tristram Hooley’s recent workshops in Auckland.

Letter to all Members from the Professionalism Working Party - Last year the Professionalism Working Party asked you for feedback about what Professionalism means and how you think we as members demonstrate, or should demonstrate Professionalism in our industry. In this letter the Working Party introduce themselves, report their initial findings and plans for 2015. 

Careers Expo is happening - Christchurch, Auckland, Hamilton and Wellington. 

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.

  • Employment Assessor/Advisor – Greater Wellington. NZ Red Cross

    Permanent position based in Lower Hutt
    Part Time (15 hours per week)

    As part of the largest humanitarian aid organisation in the world, New Zealand Red Cross plays a vital role in providing assistance to vulnerable people in New Zealand and overseas. New Zealand Red Cross is an organisation with 10,000 volunteers and 400 staff.

    To view the job description and download an Application for Employment form, please go to our website:

    All applications MUST include a covering letter, CV, and completed Application for Employment form. Please send your application by email to

    Applications close at noon on Monday 18 May 2015.


  • Career Development Consultant - University of Auckland

    * Support the career development of university students and recent graduates

    * Enjoy supporting a truly diverse client group

    * Work in an ever changing, proactive achievement focused environment

    This is a part time position - 30 hours a week (.8 FTE).

    Applications close; Sunday, 3 May 2015.


  • ResilienceWorks - Auckland, 13th May

    Gerri Power, a specialist in resilience coaching and mentoring with extensive experience in resilience training across a range of industry sectors will lead a workshop to support participants in restoring or boosting their resilience.

    The workshop will be held on Wednesday 13th May, 9am – 5pm at Eden Gardens, Epsom, Auckland.