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Work Broker (Permanent) Kapiti

Ministry of Social Development
Job Category:
Social, welfare & community
Wellington - Kapiti
Wellington - Wairarapa
Job Type:
Ongoing - Full Time
Posted Date:
Closing Date:
File Attachment:
work-broker-apr15.docx (Word, 86KB)
Job Specification

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Job Description

  • Can you play a key role connecting people to job opportunities?
  • Dynamic, varied role where building relationships is key to success
  • Permanent position


We are looking for a fantastic Work Broker to join our dedicated team who work to improve the lives of New Zealanders. We are focussed on connecting our clients with employers to provide job opportunities that can make a real difference to their lives and those in the wider community.


As a Work Broker you'll engage with employers to provide a professional service to link our clients into employment. Our clients come from a range of backgrounds and situations, including those affected by health issues and disabilities.


You will promote Work and Income products and job seekers to potential employers. You'll work alongside Case Managers and other service centre staff to ensure sustainable employment outcomes for clients.


This role will appeal to a sales oriented person as you will become the voice of your clients by selling their skills to local employers and building long term professional relationships that will go from strength to strength.


To succeed in this role you will need to;

  • Have a passion for changing people's lives for the better
  • Understand what makes a great job match for both employers and employees
  • Possess the ability to work alongside clients from diverse backgrounds and communities
  • Have a full clean valid New Zealand driver's licence without conditions
  • Be flexible, solutions focussed and client centric
  • Demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills


Work Brokers play a vital role in our communities. Every day is different, fun and challenging. We offer a great work environment, a fabulous team culture and a way to make a real difference to the lives of New Zealanders. It will appeal to highly motivated, adaptable, progressive candidates, who are pragmatic, have a strong client-focus and driven by service excellence and achieving results. If you are keen to join our team, please apply. This could be the day you change your life.


Based at our Kapiti site in Paraparaumu, this role will require travel within, and to work from, other sites within the Central region.


How to apply 


To apply, click the 'Apply Now' button, complete the online application form and submit your CV and Cover Letter outlining your suitability for this role. Current MSD employees – please submit your online application at work via your myHR portal/MyHR Login/Careers. All applications must be made online.


All internal and external candidates in your cover letter please ensure you address the Key Accountabilities in the Position Description and tell us why you would be a great Work Broker.  Your cover letter is an important part of our shortlisting process.


If you have any queries, please Judy Garrett on or (06) 9521413.


Applications close Monday 28th May 2018

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