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Applications open for Taupae Pia Graduate Programme

Applications are open for the 2023 intake of Taupae Pia, a Graduate programme like no other.

E ahu tika ai te pia me tū ki te taupae o te maunga, mātai whenua ai

If you are interested in starting a career in protecting whenua Māori, then this programme is for you. 

We are offer recent graduates the opportunity to build their kete of knowledge protecting and enhancing whenua Māori. 

Taupae Pia is a 12-month, full time graduate programme that is tailored to your discipline and skillset. Based in Te Whanganui-a-Tara (Wellington), you will be guided through a rotation of different areas of the business or placed in a single placement to develop and hone your specialised skillset. 

This is an opportunity to made a difference for whenua Māori while building professional relationships and networks. You'll receive on-the-job training and gain skills and knowledge to support your iwi, hapū and whānau. 

Learn more about this exciting programme and how to apply on the Taupae Pia website

We're seeking graduates with a range of skills, studying in all fields such as:

  • Accounting/Finance
  • Agribusiness
  • Agriculture/Horticulture
  • Marketing and Communications
  • Information Technology
  • Resource Management
  • Māori Studies
  • Rural Land Valuation
  • Property Management

All of these fields help play a vital role in protecting and enhancing whenua Māori, now and for future generations. 

Applications are open from 18 July - 14 August 2022 | Apply today!

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