Get Work Ready

looking for employment on the KĀpiti Coast? 

Are you aged between 16 - 25 and are looking for employment in Kāpiti?

Employment will give choices and allow you to be self-sufficient, while actively contributing to our community.  Not only that, you might land a job that offers opportunity and career progression into your desired industry. Work Ready Kāpiti already has several local employers who have opportunities for employment. 

Youth Pathway To Employment Workbook

These distinctive orange books have been designed to help Kāpiti youth between the ages of 16-25 to develop skills that local employers are seeking.

Working through an array of topics, you will be able to identify your strengths and talk to your potential employer about the parts of the book that you are still working on.

If you are an employer and considering hiring a young person, the Workbook could be a great tool to assist in developing that person's skills and helping them to succeed in your work environment.  

The Workbook covers: 

  • Academic achievements

  • Character references

  • Valid driver's’ license, or a way of getting to work?

  • Do they understand the importance of working as a team?

  • Work experience

  • Do they understand the importance of health and safety, as well as being drug free in the workplace?

  • Do they have a bank account, and ability to manage money?


If you would like A COPY OF THE workbook Please download the form Here: