Be. Employed

Finding meaningful work experience for tertiary qualified New Zealanders living with access needs.


  • Up to 12 weeks paid internship
  • Professional and personal development
  • Gallup Strength Assessment - (brand image)
  • Mentoring through placement

Be Internship is a career pathway programme, designed specifically for New Zealand's tertiary qualified access students. Out team facilitates 12 week paid employment opportunities for undergraduates and graduates looking for meaningful work experience in their areas of study and/or aspiration. 73% have gone on to secure permanent employment.

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"Be. Employed gave me the platform to help me prove who I am to the rest of the world."

Be. Employed participant


To be eligible you:

  • Are living with an access need or disability
  • Are in either penultimate or final year of tertiary study
  • Have completed you study in the last 12 months
  • Are a New Zealand Citizen or Resident 
  • Are not in receipt of ACC payments 
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"I felt like I had someone to talk to who understood what I was going through."


We seek students from all fields of study and match them with leading employers across all sectors and industries to create employment opportunities that include:

  • Work experience and internships
  • Career pathways
  • Skills development

Apply Below or Contact:

Or phone 09 309 8966 if you would prefer to talk to someone

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+64 9 309 8966
Bizdojo Ponsonby
4 Williamson Avenue
Grey Lynn
Auckland 1010

Centre of Possibility

Room WB239
WB Building
(The Seddon Building)
63 Wellesley St East
Auckland City

PO Box 78 021
Grey Lynn 1245
New Zealand