Wednesday, 03 April 2019 11:33

OPPORTUNITY: Māori Arts Internship (MAI) Programme 2019 | Calling for applications!

Applications close 5pm, Tuesday 23rd April 2019

An internship provides the opportunity to gain valuable experience in a working environment to those looking to explore or gain the relevant knowledge and skills required to enter into a career in the arts:

  • Gain valuable work experience which you can add to your CV.
  • Apply knowledge learned in training or education in a work environment.
  • Enhance your skills and learn new ones through workplace based learning.
  • Explore a new career path.
  • Enhance your career prospects.
  • Gain networking opportunities and keep close to the labour market.
  • Build your confidence through work experience.
  • Access and connection with the Toi Māori Aotearoa networks.
  • Support from the Toi Māori office.

Interns must be of Māori descent, have a tertiary qualification and/or minimum of three years continuous experience working in the arts as an artist, producer or administrator. The internships are paid and will run for a maximum of 20 weeks based on 37.5 working hours per week.

The Host Organisations for the 2019 MAI Programme are:

  • SOUNZ, Centre for New Zealand Music, Wellington
  • New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, Wellington
  • The BATS Theatre, Wellington
  • The Court Theatre, Christchurch
  • Enjoy Public Art Gallery, Wellington
  • Performing Arts Network (PANNZ) Auckland/Wellington

Find out more and apply here