Careers at MSD
We offer careers in a wide range of areas such as policy, research and evaluation, information technology, human resources, finance, communications, legal services, and service delivery through Specialist Services, Family and Community Services and Work and Income.
Exciting career opportunities are available for talented, energetic, creative and dedicated people who want to make a positive difference in the lives of others. We offer on-the-job career development, secondments within the Ministry and to other government agencies, management support and leadership training.
The Social Policy Graduate Programme
Are you passionate and motivated about helping New Zealanders?
The Social Policy Graduate Programme offers you the opportunity to be involved in defining and designing ways to help New Zealanders be safe, strong and independent. From social housing to family support services, you can use your analytical skills to sink your teeth into front-page issues and make meaningful change.