TupuTai Pasifika Internship Summer 2021/2022 | Wellington
|Position Type:||Fixed Term Contract|
|Attachments:|| 6532 Tupu Tai Internship Job Description Standalone v1.pdf (PDF, 1.08MB)
|Application Close Date:||20-Jun-2021|
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 27 April 2021 and close midnight 20 June 2021.
Click 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 15 November 2021 to 28 January 2022.
For full information of criteria, assessment and application details visit tuputai.govt.nz
If you have any further questions about the Tupu Tai internship, please email firstname.lastname@example.org