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Job Mobility

Relocating for Work - Things to Consider

Perhaps you are forced to leave the area you know and love, or perhaps you are excited about opportunities elsewhere.  Often it is a combination of both.  Whatever your circumstances, doing a distance job search and moving to find work will present challenges and opportunities.

This tutorial is designed to provide you with a plan to successfully relocate and find work, and the resources or tools to assist you in conducting a distance job search.  Each step will present links to resources on the Internet and available on the North Island to help you.

Need help?  Connect directly with a NIEFS Employment Counsellor.


Going the Distance

This simple step-by-step plan will help you decide whether this is the right move for you.

Distance Job Search Tools

Connect with employers and get your resume and cover letter to the right person.

Relocation Planner

Links and resources to check out other cities and help you plan your move. 

Housing Resource

Zoeken is a search engine tool that allows you to search hundreds of thousands of homes from over 1000 property managers, classifieds and apartment complexes.