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This tool is designed to help improve communication between New Zealand employers or managers and new migrant employees from other cultures.

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What do new migrant employees say about communicating in NZ workplaces?

This short video shows new migrant employees talking about communicating in NZ workplaces.

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Test your communication skills as an employee

What do employers and managers say about communicating with new migrants?

Watch this short video to see NZ employers and managers talking about communicating with new migrants in the workplace.

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Test your communication skills as an employer

Developed by Immigration New Zealand in collaboration with the Language in the Workplace Team, School of Linguistics & Applied Language Studies, Victoria University of Wellington.

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    Victoria University of Wellington’s Language in the Workplace Project investigates effective communication in the New Zealand workplace... read more

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    Information for new migrants

    Immigration New Zealand also funds a free service for new migrants providing information about living in New Zealand for example, where to find a doctor, how to choose a school, understanding the health system, and clubs and community groups to join.

    For information about learning English visit www.newzealandnow.govt.nz/learnEnglish, or call free 0508 558 885 (for help in your own language ask for “Language Line”)