TupuTai Pasifika Internship Summer 2020/2021 | Wellington
|Position Type:||Fixed Term Contract|
|Attachments:|| 5594 Tupu Tai Internship Job Description Standalone.pdf (PDF, 1.08MB)
|Application Close Date:||13-Jul-2020|
Tupu Tai Pasifika Public Sector Summer Internship Programme
Join the growing tide of Pacific peoples working in public policy in Aotearoa. Gain work experience in an 11-week internship over summer.
Applications open 2 June and close midnight 12 July.
Click here (tuputai.govt.nz) for more information
Our Tupu Tai programme is a paid 11-week summer internship offered to Pasifika tertiary students and recent graduates interested in a career in the public sector.
'Tupu' means 'to grow' and ‘Tai' means 'tide' in a number of Pacific dialects – referring to the growing tide of Pacific peoples in policy roles in the public sector.
Tupu Tai is an interagency government initiative that offers you opportunity for you to;
- gain policy experience
- build professional networks
- build confidence as a Pasifika professional
- see what it's like working for government
- helps prepare you to enter employment after completing your studies
Who we are looking for
This programme is open to undergraduate and postgraduate students as well as alumni of up to two years. You:
- have completed at least one year's equivalent of full-time study (two semesters)
- have a minimum B grade average
- are of Pacific descent and allowed to work and live in New Zealand
- include a cover letter that covers;
- Your motivation for joining the Tupu Tai Policy Summer Internship.
- Why Policy and/or a career in the Public sector appeals to you as a profession.
- How you would like to contribute to the improved wellness of our Pasifika community.
- Tupu Tai alumni can re-apply up to two years after their graduation from university.
- You must be available to complete the internship full-time from 16 November 2020 to 29 January 2021.
For full information of criteria, assessment and application details visit tuputai.govt.nz
If you have any further questions the Tupu Tai internship, please email email@example.com