Worktalk – This tool is designed to help improve communication between New Zealand employers or managers and new migrant employees from other cultures.
Guide for Dairy Farmers Employing Migrant Workers – Practical tips and tools to help employers recruiting migrant workers in the dairy industry.
The Settlement Curve – An easy to follow outline of the five stages most new migrants go through. Understanding this can help both the employer and employee to manage these stages as a natural part of successful settlement.
The Workplace Settlement Model – A simple diagram illustrating how the different parts of a migrant employee’s new life fit together. You can support your employee to become a high performing staff member.
A Welcome that Works!; A 17-minute video introducing the principle and benefits of good settlement practice. An excellent resource for playing to a workforce before a new migrant arrives.
The Employer Toolkit PDF [1.3MB] Ten handy flip cards highlighting the differences in communication styles between Kiwis and other cultures that can contribute to incorrect first impressions.