What we have heard from Industry

Industry have been consistent in what they are telling us. There are common themes regardless of the sectors, including labour shortages, skills gaps and investment in training and development. The following are recommendations and insights from various hui and engagements across sectors.

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Construction and infrastructure

The construction and infrastructure industry is facing several workforce challenges:

Hospitality

The hospitality industry is facing several challenges:

Manufacturing, engineering and logistics

The manufacturing and engineering and logistic industry challenges:

Health

The Regional Skills Leadership Group (RSLG) has noted numerous barriers to address the acute workforce shortages in Tāmaki Makaurau and Aotearoa as a whole. Many of these barriers are beyond training and vocational education issues.

Primary

The following are recommendations and insights from various hui and engagements with the Primary sector:

Last updated: 13 June 2023