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How can an employer get involved?

It’s really easy to get involved, visit our Mobile Employment Hub and talk to us!
Contact the team at and we will come and visit you!
OR look out for our Mobile Employment Hub. Its locations can be found on our Facebook page.

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What can Jobs in CHB do for you?

  • We find local people for local jobs - we can advertise your opportunity through our Mobile Employment Hub and our Facebook group.
  • Help overcome barriers to employment - we help jobseekers overcome barriers they may face such as Driver Licensing, CV Preparation, training opportunities and more.We also work with other agencies and organisations so if we can’t assist with a specific service, we can put people in touch with someone who can.
  • Connect you with jobseekers - our team has connected with over 400 jobseekers, we can help you to find the ideal employee.
  • Personalise job matches for your role - our jobseekers talk to us about the kind of work they are looking for, we can help match them to the appropriate role.
  • Assist businesses to access support to Thrive! - we want to see local business growing. We can help you to access external support from other providers
  • Collaborate and network - a small community like ours provides the unique opportunity to work together to get great results. Join the CHB Business Network (on Facebook) and lets work together! Come along to our Business After 5 events.

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Local Support for Business

Digital Boost Button3Digital Boost in here to support Central Hawke’s Bay.

If you want to up-skill in the digital space, learn how to build a website, understand online advertising or simply learn what a digital presence is, Digital Boost is here to help. Below is a quick guide on how to get started with Digital Boost.

The Central Hawke's Bay District Council has partnered with Digital Boost to increase our digital capability here in Central Hawke's Bay!

  • With the launch of Waipawa - Most Digital Town of Aotearoa on April 1st offering Free GEM eCommerce and lead-generation websites* available to all independent Kiwi small businesses, micro-businesses (‘side-hustles’) and charities which includes a free website build and setup, free hosting for 12 months, and reduced, low-cost hosting thereafter. As well as access to further digital advice, coaching and support, to assist with the ongoing digitisation of your business.
  • Did you miss the Digital boost webinar? Catch up link here.
  • Sign up for the Hawke's Bay Business Growth and Support Conference - Tuesday 5 - Thursday 7 April. Digitally connecting you with business support and services available to all industry sectors across Te Matau-a-Māui. The Hawke’s Bay Business Growth and Support Virtual Conference is brought to you by and, to connect you with the business support and services available, to all industry sectors across the Hawke’s Bay region. Join as many sessions as you’d like, to hear about the offerings provided by the agency presenting. Register today for FREE to find out more.

Need further support please contact our business Connector –

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Growing Great Entrepreneurs

Do you have a business idea that you want to get off the ground?

Growing Great Entrepreneurs is a Central Hawke's Bay initiative developed in partnership with the Hawke's Bay Chamber of Commerce supporting local business to THRIVE.

  Growing Great Entrepreneurs Application


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