Return to IT pilot

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View the press release

What is Return to IT?

Return to IT assists women with a background in digital technology to return to work in the sector after taking a career break of between two to five years.

The pilot is a joint project between the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment and the Ministry for Women, in partnership with the National Advisory Council on the Employment of Women, NZTech Women and NZRise.

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[image] ICE logoThe Return to IT pilot is being supported by talent placement and consultancy company ICE Professionals.


Participating organisations

Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment

MBIE is leading and participating in the Return to IT pilot. We are excited at the opportunity to help skilled New Zealand women return to work in our digital technology workforce. The technology sector is having a profound impact on New Zealand. Fully embracing this wave of digital transformation will lead to greater prosperity for our country.


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ANZ New Zealand

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Cigna New Zealand

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Westpac New Zealand

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