Paying rangatahi to learn
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Paying rangatahi to learn

Earn as You Learn is a programme run by 3BF which pays secondary school students the living wage to attend extra-curricular classes in which they are taught financial literacy and skills applicable to a career path of their choosing. The Teacher Chantelle Foketi, a teacher at Te Ara Poutama, is the coordinator of the programme […]

Spotlight: Cecile Tanuvasa on entering the tech sector as a Pasifika woman.
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Spotlight: Cecile Tanuvasa on entering the tech sector as a Pasifika woman.

Cecile Tanuvasa works as a service request analyst for Auckland Council, but that wasn’t always the case. Tanuvasa is of Samoan heritage and grew up in Otara with her mother, father and three siblings.  When Tanuvasa left highschool she wanted to progress her studies at a university, but her parents had aged considerably and required […]

Spotlight: Laurence-Jarel Lim shares his journey into tech
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Spotlight: Laurence-Jarel Lim shares his journey into tech

Laurence-Jarel Lim thinks following your passion should come first and foremost when trying to find a new career. Laurence, who works as an internal support engineer, is a born and raised Wellingtonian, calling Karori his home. He studied a double major in psychology and computer science at the University of Wellington, which he finished last […]