Looking for a pathway to your dream career? We can help.

Tertiary Internship Programme

Be. Lab offers a unique 12-week paid internship for New Zealanders living with access needs.

The Internship Programme is a career pathway programme. Our experienced relationship managers work with motivated access citizens to match them with meaningful work experience in their areas of study and/or aspiration. 73% have gone on to secure permanent employment.

We offer this programme to access citizens who are undergraduates and graduates.

(We also have another option open to access citizens aged 16 and over who are looking to start or make a change in their career. Find out more here).

What we offer

  • Paid work experience and internships
  • Career pathways
  • Skills development
  • Mentoring and guidance

Who we're looking for

Eligible candidates include those who:

  • Are living with an access need or disability
  • Are a New Zealand Citizen or Resident 
  • Are not in receipt of ACC payments

This offering is available to access citizens who

  • Are in their penultimate or final year of tertiary study, or have finished tertiary study within the last 12 months

How to Apply

For candidates who are nearing the end of, or who have completed tertiary qualifications within the last 12 months:

Apply here

If you have not undertaken tertiary study during the last 24 months, and are looking to explore a new career path find out if our New Start paid work experience programme is right for you.

If you're not sure which option is right for you, please get in touch with our friendly Talent team to learn more:

E-mail talent@belab.co.nz or phone us on 09 309 8966

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Looking to re-launch your career?

If it has been more than 12 months since you finished tertiary study but you're still looking for that perfect career, or you've had a break and are eager to launch into a new career, our New Start employment programme could be right for you.

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+64 9 309 8966
The Be. Lab Office
Suite 204
Level 2
48 Greys Avenue
Auckland Central
Auckland 1010
(Visits by appointment only)

Please e-mail info@belab.co.nz for details.