Career Development Association of New Zealand


Maria Howley

Maria Howley

Albany, North Shore
Career Consultant
Career Action Ltd
Diploma in Career Guidance, Massey University Graduate Diploma in Business (Training & Development), BA (Business Psychology).
Professional Memberships
Career Development Association of New Zealand (CDANZ)


  • Career Counselling
  • Career Programme Design and Development
  • Graduate Guidance
  • Group Facilitation and Training
  • Interview Coaching
  • Job Search Coaching
  • Lecturing
  • Organisational Development
  • Professional CV Preparation
  • Professional Supervision
  • Student Guidance
  • Workplace Career Development

Qualified Career Consultant offering career help to teenagers and adults wanting to clarify their career direction, find new employment and perform well in new areas of work.
Specialist in one-to-one planning and preparation for success in the job market; experienced in working with adults in employment, people returning to the workforce and secondary students preparing to leave school.

• Friendly, enjoyable career guidance sessions for adults and teenagers who feel stuck, unmotivated or at a career crossroad.
• CV updates, effective job search strategies and interview techniques training for people seeking new, more inspiring jobs.
• Helping teenagers/adults achieve clear career directions, with current information about available work, training or study options.

Clients I have worked with include school-leavers, senior managers, graduates, long-term unemployed, people returning to work, migrants and students.