Student Services

EMS | Student Services


EMS has developed a proven, professional working relationship with an extensive range of local businesses and employers in Wellington since 2005. Our industry engagement and strong links with industry help us to better understand their employment needs so we are able to design skills training to meet those needs. Such links also allow our students to directly apply their learning to real-life situations.

The Career-Ready Package is a paid service which is dedicated to those international students who are seeking long-term employment and career success in Wellington.

Our service includes:

  • employability appraisal including developing a CV
  • career advice
  • career-ready workshops
  • preparation for interviews
  • placements including part-time work, work-based learning, internship, volunteer and on-the-job training opportunities
  • work visa sponsorship placements

Your designated Industry Placement Officer stands by you every step of the way to help reach your employment goals in Wellington.

Policies, terms and conditions apply.


  • Workplace fundamentals
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Ability to learn
  • Organisational skills


  • Professionalism
  • Can-do attitude
  • Curiosity & innovation
  • Strategic mindset

EMS | Mentor Service


Our mentor service is designed for students who need additional guidance and support when they first start their new life in New Zealand. This paid service has a one-to-one designated mentor working closely with students every step of the way, helping students to adjust quickly to their new life in New Zealand and achieving their academic goals.