No matter where you are in your career journey, we want to connect with you.
‘Te Pou Here’ refers to the mooring post and comes from “te pou here takata, te pou here tikaka” – the post that ties the people and the customs together.
Register with Te Pou Here, a central place where our whānau can connect, engage & give back.
Whether you own a business or have a new business idea we are here to help. We offer free advertising and networking opportunities and can connect you with Puna Pākihi for business grants, support and mentoring.
Te Aka Haumi o Tahu is a fresh new business directory we want to grow like a kumara vine to promote our whānau businesses. We are on a mission to encourage as many whānau to use the directory to bounce the dollar forward and around as many whānau ‘pockets’ as possible.
Te Pou Here provides access to a Ngāi Tahu network not available anywhere else.
Te Pou Here assists whānau to access professional services, mentoring, mahi & professional development.
Te Pou Here is an easy way to remain informed.
Te Pou Here offers whanau the opportunity to make connections, and support each other through advice and experiences.
A place to come for quality gold-standard Ngāi Tahu services, products and people. Whānau supporting whānau.
I love that Te Pou Here is all about making connections, creating opportunities for whānau to share resources, knowledge and business opportunities.
Whanaungatanga and the opportunity to empower our whānau to reach their own goals.
Great place to share the success stories of like-minded whānau. Empowering our people to envision and take control of their own future.
An opportunity to connect with my Kāi Tahu roots. To give back by sharing my knowledge and passion for telling our stories.
An opportunity to connect with my Ngāi Tahu roots.
We want to support our people to connect, engage and contribute to the success of Ngāi Tahu.
Te Pou Here presents options to get involved with and support the Māori economy.
Te Pou Here offers opportunities for networking and unity.
Links to Ngāi Tahu people in multiple industries.
Te Pou Here is a place for registering the strengths of our whānau.
Pūreirei provides personalised support for whānau beginning their career journey, re-entering the workforce or applying for scholarships.
It was incredibly helpful to have someone who is experienced in the workforce give me career advice and honest feedback.
Pūreirei provided a successful foundation for reaching out to professionals. Support, guidance, and a genuine interest in what I am doing within my work.
Pūreirei provided practical support for CV and cover letter writing. It gave me connections with professionals in the industry. and the confidence to put myself forward for professional opportunities.
Practice answering frequently asked interview questions with a real person made a world of difference. Support developing a CV that is appealing to an employer has been crucial.
Help perfecting my CV and confidence in job interviews are two things I received from Pūreirei. Through Pūreirei I even scored a job at Ngāi Tahu!