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Bolstering lifelong pathways for Northland youth

By   /  July 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Corrections, Education, Louise Upston, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, Primary Industries, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Bolstering lifelong pathways for Northland youth

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Bolstering lifelong pathways for Northland youth Minister Louise Upston will today host her second cross-sector employment breakfast in Northland in as many weeks, as the Government seeks to strengthen the links between educators and employers, and to match up relevant training opportunities for young people […]

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Regional youth employment strategy announced

By   /  July 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Anne Tolley, Economic Development, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Simon Bridges, Social Development, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Regional youth employment strategy announced

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Regional youth employment strategy announced The Government has announced a comprehensive strategy to reduce the number of at-risk young people not in employment or training in regional New Zealand.  Economic Development Minister Simon Bridges, Social Development Minister Anne Tolley and Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment […]

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One million cent student scholarship announced

By   /  July 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on One million cent student scholarship announced

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: One million cent student scholarship announced Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Goldsmith has today announced a new $10,000 scholarship for a current or prospective international student. “International education is now our fourth largest export industry, worth $4.5 billion a year, and this scholarship is […]

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Clearer career pathways through CNZ transition

By   /  July 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, Louise Upston, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Clearer career pathways through CNZ transition

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Clearer career pathways through CNZ transition From today, Careers New Zealand staff and functions will become part of the Tertiary Education Commission, providing clearer pathways for students at school and beyond, Associate Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Louise Upston says. With the passing […]

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Labour market data hub launch welcomed

By   /  June 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Labour market data hub launch welcomed

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Labour market data hub launch welcomed Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Paul Goldsmith today welcomed the launch of a new Labour Market Dashboard, which will give New Zealanders better access to data on trends in the labour market. “One of MBIE’s responsibilities is […]

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$85 million for Lincoln University facilities

By   /  June 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Science and Innovation, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on $85 million for Lincoln University facilities

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: $85 million for Lincoln University facilities Primary sector education, research and innovation will receive a significant boost thanks to a capital injection for state-of-the-art new buildings at Lincoln University, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment and Science and Innovation Minister Paul Goldsmith announced today. The Government […]

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Online job ads continue growing strongly

By   /  June 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Online job ads continue growing strongly

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Online job ads continue growing strongly Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith says the latest Jobs Online report shows strong growth in online job advertisements at 11.8 per cent in the year to May. The report, released today by the Ministry of Business, […]

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More investment in apprentices

By   /  June 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Louise Upston, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on More investment in apprentices

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: More investment in apprentices The Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Paul Goldsmith and the Associate Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Louise Upston today announced a further increase in funding over the next four years to support work-based training. “With the real […]

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Eleven tertiary institution appointments made

By   /  June 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Eleven tertiary institution appointments made

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Eleven tertiary institution appointments made Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith has today announced 11 appointments to the governing councils of eight tertiary education institutions (TEIs), including two leadership positions. “I welcome the important broad range skills and experience that these appointees will […]

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Fieldays an opportunity for careers advice

By   /  June 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Louise Upston, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Fieldays an opportunity for careers advice

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Fieldays an opportunity for careers advice More than 500 students will be offered advice on careers in the primary industries as they pass through the Careers and Education Hub at Fieldays this week. Associate Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Louise Upston says that with strong growth in […]

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New wellbeing strategy for international students

By   /  June 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on New wellbeing strategy for international students

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New wellbeing strategy for international students A new wellbeing strategy for international students will help to protect and enhance New Zealand’s reputation as a safe and welcoming study destination, says Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith. The International Student Wellbeing Strategy was launched […]

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Prime Minister’s Scholarships for Asia announced

By   /  June 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Prime Minister’s Scholarships for Asia announced

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Prime Minister’s Scholarships for Asia announced Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith today announced the recipients of the latest Prime Minister’s Scholarships for Asia (PMSA) funding round. 202 New Zealand students from universities and institutes of technology have been selected to travel to […]

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NZ university rankings strengthened

By   /  June 8, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on NZ university rankings strengthened

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: NZ university rankings strengthened Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith has welcomed the news that five of New Zealand’s eight universities have improved their ranking in the annual Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings. First published in 2005, the QS ranking examines universities […]

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Over 500 new engineers just the start

By   /  June 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Over 500 new engineers just the start

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Over 500 new engineers just the start The Engineering e2e programme achieving its goal of 500+ engineering graduates per year by 2017 a year early will be welcome news for industry, says Minister of Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Paul Goldsmith. “It’s very pleasing to […]

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International education growth continues

By   /  June 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on International education growth continues

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: International education growth continues New Zealand’s international education industry grew six per cent to 131,609 student enrolments in 2016, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith announced today. The International Education Dashboard for 2016 shows an overall increase of 7,245 international student enrolments from […]

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Auckland Airport skills hub officially launched

By   /  June 2, 2017  /  24/7 News, Anne Tolley, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Social Development, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Auckland Airport skills hub officially launched

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Auckland Airport skills hub officially launched Social Development Minister Anne Tolley and Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Paul Goldsmith today welcomed the official launch of the Auckland Airport Jobs and Skills Hub – Ara. “Ara is an industry-led skills and employment initiative that […]

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More U.S. students to study in New Zealand

By   /  May 31, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on More U.S. students to study in New Zealand

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: More U.S. students to study in New Zealand Today’s announcement that more American students will have the opportunity to experience New Zealand’s world-class education system, has been welcomed by Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith. Education New Zealand has committed to providing US […]

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Appointments to TEC Board

By   /  May 31, 2017  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Appointments to TEC Board

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Appointments to TEC Board Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith has today announced two appointments to the Board of the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC). Nigel Gould will become Board Chair from 1 August 2017. Mr Gould has been on the TEC Board since […]

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$132.1m investment in tertiary education

By   /  May 25, 2017  /  24/7 News, Budget 2017, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on $132.1m investment in tertiary education

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: $132.1m investment in tertiary education Budget 2017 invests $132.1 million of new operating funding to develop the skills and knowledge needed for a stronger and more internationally connected New Zealand economy, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Paul Goldsmith says. “To help Kiwis succeed we […]

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Pioneering woman scholar honoured

By   /  May 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Education, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Nikki Kaye, Paul Goldsmith, Politics, release, Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment  /  Comments Off on Pioneering woman scholar honoured

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Pioneering woman scholar honoured Education Minister Nikki Kaye unveiled a commemorative photograph at Auckland Grammar School this morning, dedicated to New Zealand’s first ever female university graduate, Kate Edger. “It was a privilege to acknowledge Kate, who was a real trailblazer and a passionate advocate […]

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