Be the difference. Help people make positive changes in their lives.


Ratonga Pāpori

Social Services

Many of us have been through life experiences that inspire us to give back. We want to support others to learn, grow, and make it through life’s challenges too.

A career in social services is rewarding and fulfilling, and our qualifications will open the door for you to go out into your community and make a difference.


Introductory programmes

Te Kumanu Raeroa

Te Kumanu Raeroa

NZ Certificate in Tiaki Kuia, Koroua

Do you work with, or aspire to work with, older people in our community? Gain a certificate to allow you to cherish, understand and empower kuia/koroua (older people) in your community.

Level 3 | 19 weeks - full-time | No fees

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Manaaki Tangata

Manaaki Tangata

Certificate in Bicultural Social Services

Do you want to help others or participate in community initiatives? Gain a qualification to help you understand diverse communities and work in whānau-centred social services.

Level 4 | 38 weeks - full-time | No fees

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