FutureForce® Action Network (FAN) is a Smart NZ initiative reducing youth unemployment by creating awareness of the problem and encouraging employers to offer more work experience, jobs, apprenticeships, internships and cadetships to young people.
Smart NZ has developed a range of practical, effective and innovative initiatives to:
Empower youth through real education to employment pathways.
FutureForce® Action Network (FAN)
Secondary School Employer Partnerships
Smart NZ’s Secondary School Employer Partnerships (SSEP) connect young people, educators and employers, generating transformative results for communities.
FutureForce® Multimedia - including careers resources, video and social media - gives youth, their parents and teachers real, impartial and practical information on careers in their region.
Smart Transitions partners with employers to connect them with secondary school students via their Gateway and careers teachers.