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Job Mobility

Relocating for Work - Things to Consider

Perhaps you have been forced to leave your area (for any number of reasons), or maybe you are just ready to start exploring opportunities elsewhere. Whatever your circumstance, doing a distance job search and relocating for work can present many challenges. 

The information below provides helpful tools and resources for conducting an effective long distance job search and is intended to help you plan and prepare for finding work and relocating.  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.