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Kaitautoko - Kōanga Festival 2022

Job details

Ngā Hua Toi
10 Jul 2022
Work type
Work classification
Management & Admin, Performing Arts, Toi Maori


Ngā Hua Toi's Producing Programme provides hands-on learning opportunities for Māori artists and aspiring arts professionals throughout Aotearoa to develop skills in producing, marketing and arts administration.

We are looking for a future Māori arts leader who would benefit from a paid internship with Kōanga Festival.

Remuneration: $900/week (8 weeks)
Work Period: 22 August - 16 October 2022
Location: Te Pou Theatre, Corban Estate Arts Centre, Henderson, Tāmaki Makurau

The successful candidate will support the delivery of Kōanga Festival 2022 as a development opportunity in the area of producing for kaupapa Māori performing arts. They will learn effective production of arts events including the successful delivery of a key event at Kōanga Festival with the support of Kaiwhakahaere Whakaari.

Key qualities:

  • Whakapapa Māori

  • Te Reo Māori knowledge ideal

  • Interest in the performing arts

  • Being an organised person 

  • Attention to detail ideal

  • A desire to make things happen

  • Positive attitude

  • Can engage well with audiences

  • Desire to learn and develop

For more information and/or a full position description, email

Stay tuned - more producing development opportunities will be available with Ngā Hua Toi in 2022!

How to apply

Contact with:

  • A letter or video introducing yourself, your iwi, your goals and aspirations, and why you would like to be part of the internship programme.

  • Your CV

Get in touch if there is an alternative method of applying that would be more useful to you. All questions welcome.

Applications close Sunday 10 July 2022. Shortlisted applicants will be notified by Friday 15 July and interviewed 18-22 June, and the successful candidate selected by Friday 29 July.

Written by

Ngā Hua Toi

13 Jun 2022