Wairarapa Outdoor Pursuits

Wairarapa Outdoor Pursuits

Service Industry

Wairarapa Outdoor Pursuits is a well established company that provides opportunities for people to experience the outdoors in a safe and exciting manner, taking advantage of the wonderful Wairarapa environment.

Groups, schools and corporate opportunities are always available.

Engagement Level 1

Business Visit

Visit a business and take a tour of their premises

Career Discussion

Host and engage 1 or more youth in a discussion around job opportunities and career progressions in your business

Engagement Level 2


CV Writing Advice

Receive assistance from an employer to develop your CV


Interview Coaching

Learn effective interview techniques and skills with guidance from an employer


Youth Mentoring

Provide another young person with mentoring regarding becoming work ready and developing life long employability skills

Engagement Level 3

Employer Mentoring

Provide another employer with mentoring regarding effective youth-friendly practice.

Engagement Level 4

Please note: volunteer/work placements designated with an asterix * tend to lend themselves well to the License 2 Work (L2W) programme. This is encouraged by YETE. For further information about L2W is available here.

* Rangatahi to Mahi (R2M) – (youth to work)

Attend a placement for 1/day/week over a minimum of 5 months for youth with a business that you have a strong interest in. This placement includes License to Work (L2W) and the possibility of full or part time employment at the end of the placement.

* Gateway/Dual Pathways 3+2

Talk to your school/tertiary provider about spending part of each week (from 1-4 days) in the workplace learning industry related skills and qualifications (which are often assessed in the workplace)

Part Time Employment

This could be after school, in the holiday period, or during the school day (school and whānau approval required)

Wairarapa Outdoor Pursuits – Opportunities Application Form

If you’d like to take advantage of any of the opportunities seen above, please contact Wairarapa Outdoor Pursuits directly, or use the Contact Form below!


David Woodcock
Phone: 06 370 8286 or 021 043 2482
Email: wairarapaoutdoors@hotmail.com

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