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Samara Brown
09 215 7460
021 921 448
samara@connexrecruitment.co.nz

Job Seeker Support

Are you equipped and prepared for today's employment market?
From one-off options to packaged solutions, we offer you a suite of core essentials to support your job search success.

Services can be delivered either face-to-face (Auckland only) or via phone or Skype throughout New Zealand.

CV Development 

To maximise your interview success rate, a compelling CV is an essential tool. Beginning with an initial 60 minute phone consultation, an experienced consultant will then develop a draft CV specific to your requirements within a turn-around time of 5 working days. Final touches are then added to ensure your end document is complete to your satisfaction. Prices vary dependent on the level of position for which your CV is required.  

Is your current CV delivering you the right results? Do you have an up-to-date CV?  
If not, please contact us today to discuss how we can help you. 

LinkedIn Profile 

LinkedIn is an online networking site and social media channel for professionals. Think of your profile as your business card and your professional brand in lights. Whether you are a job seeker, independent consultant or company representative, there are significant benefits to you holding a LinkedIn profile, such as Career Strategy, Branding, Network Connections, Business Development, Sales, and Education. It is also a great way to stay current and relevant in today's environment of technology. We can make creating or updating your existing profile quick and easy. A special discount is offered when purchased in combination with a CV service.

Does your LinkedIn profile work for you? Does it need updating? 
If so, please contact us today to discuss how we can optimise your profile in the right way.  

Job Search Strategies 

How do I find a job? Where do I start? What do I do? Knowing and understanding effective job search strategies is imperative in such a competitive employment market. Re-entering the world of work can be overwhelming. In this 60 minute session, an expert consultant will work with you to de-mystify the confusion, providing practical guidance and support in identifying key strategies and action steps to ensure you are taking proactive measures to secure your next great role.

Are you overwhelmed by where to begin? 
Please contact us today and discuss how we can help you to develop an effective job search strategy plan.

Interview Skills 

A 60 minute 1:1 interactive session with an experienced consultant, this option is perfect for anyone feeling anxious about an upcoming interview or re-entering the job market, and looking to build confidence and preparedness. Covering live job analysis; how to identify what an employer will look for; general and competency based interview questions; a useful formula to help keep on track with interview responses; and mock interview practise, your consultant will provide you with constructive feedback, guidance and support throughout. Sessions can be delivered face-to-face (Auckland only) or via phone or Skype throughout New Zealand.

Does the thought of an interview fill you with anxiety? Have you attended interviews and not been successful?
Please contact us today and regain confidence, preparedness and increase your chances of interview success.

 For job seekers needing to take a holistic view, we have combined the critical elements offering two full packages to select from.

"Core Essentials"

A comprehensive package equipping you with the tools required to support your transition from redundancy into the job market. This package delivers 4 x 60 minute one-to-one coaching sessions covering CV Development, LinkedIn profile, Job Search Strategies and Interview Skills, as well as an additional half hour coaching session. Facilitated by trained, supportive and experienced coaches this is ideal for support staff through to mid-level management.

"Comprehensive"

Ideal for middle management level and upwards, this 6 x 60 minute package includes the development of a CV and Cover Letter and can also cover a wide range of topics including interviewing techniques, networking, managing recruiters, cold calling and career planning. Tailored to your needs, we are able to support and motivate you through what can sometimes be an isolating and lengthy process.