To help to achieve this, we provide support and development opportunities for health workers and students including internships, awards, scholarships and funding.
If you’re looking to start or develop your career in health, we have many support opportunities to help you achieve your goals. We focus on reducing the barriers to learning, provide opportunities to learn from experts and help you to gain experience in a wide range of health careers.
Tūruki support opportunities include:
Description: My role as the Cultural Support Advisor sees me working within the Library Information and Learning Services team at EIT. My role is to provide support to students that receive Health Workforce New Zealand (HWNZ) and Tūruki scholarship funding. I also provide pastoral care, academic assistance and cultural support where needed through our open door policy. I facilitate communication between tutors, learning advisors and students as well as guidance on career and study pathways to ensure a positive outcome for students.
Role: Cultural Support Advisor
Phone: 027 247 4878
Description: Huia Beattie has whakapapa to Tūhoe and Ngāti Kahungunu. Huia provides cultural supervision and support to Māori students and graduates within the Nurse Entry to Practice Programme and other Certificate and Diploma programmes funded by Health Workforce New Zealand.