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Ministry of Education

  • 1,000 - 50,000 employees

2022 Graduate Policy Analyst Programme

Wellington
Applications are open now for the 2022 Policy Graduate Programme intake. Kick start your policy career with our 18-month development programme

Opportunity details

Opportunity Type
Graduate Job
Number of Vacancies
6
Salary
NZD 54,000 max
Start Date
25 Jan 2022

Application dates

Applications Open
19 Jul 2021
Applications Close
8 Aug 2021

Minimum requirements

Minimum Prior Qualification
Bachelor
Accepting International Applications
No
Qualifications Accepted
B
Accounting
Commerce
Finance
Actuarial Studies
Business
Business Administration
Event Management
International Business
Management
Office Studies
Project Management
Economics
Human Resources
Hospitality Management
Retail & Merchandising
Tourism
Marketing & Advertising
Public Relations
Transport, Logistics & Procurement
E
Civil Engineering & Construction
Environmental Engineering
Mathematics & Statistics
H
Anthropology
Geography
Archaeology
History
Classics
Criminology
Gender Studies
Indigenous Studies
International Development
Peace & Conflict
Refugees & Forced Migration
Humanities (all other)
International Studies
Linguistics
Literature
Modern Languages
Translating & Interpreting
Liberal Arts
Librarianship & Curatorial Studies
Philosophy
Policy Studies
Political Science
Public Administration
Social Science (all other)
Social Work & Sociology
Theology & Comparative Religion
L
Commercial Law
Constitutional Law
Criminal Law
Family Law
International Law
Tax Law
Legal Studies
S
Agribusiness
Agricultural Science
Aquaculture & Fisheries
Viticulture
Biochemistry
Biology
Chemistry
Earth Sciences
Ecology & Evolution
Environmental Studies
Forestry Studies
Parks & Wildlife Management
Food Science
Forensic Science
Genetics
Geology
Laboratory Technology
Marine Science
Physics & Astronomy
Sciences (all other)
Spatial Science
Veterinary Science
T
Curriculum Studies
Early Childhood Education
General Education Studies
Primary Teaching
Secondary Teaching
Special Education
Tertiary Education
TESOL
Vocational Education & Training

Hiring criteria

Entry pathway

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Applications are open now for the Te Tāhuhu o Te Mātauranga | Ministry of Education 2022 Policy Graduate Programme intake.   Applications close Sunday 8th August.
 
About the programme:
 
We are seeking up to six driven, capable and flexible people to be a part of our high-performing policy community!
As a Graduate Policy Analyst, you'll be part of an 18-month development programme to kick-start your career in policy. The programme will include two nine-month placements in different policy teams to give you experience in a variety of policy kaupapa and education subject areas.
 
Most of all, our Graduate programme will provide you with opportunities to help shape an education system that delivers equitable and excellent outcomes for ākonga (learners), whānau and families, communities and wider New Zealand.
 
Who should apply?
We welcome applications from all backgrounds. As an organisation we strive to represent the communities that we serve.
 
Successful graduates from previous years have completed studies in Māori Studies, economics, science, law, commerce, international studies and politics to name but a few!
 
We would love to receive your application if you:

  • have completed within the last two years (or be in the final year of) an undergraduate or postgraduate qualification
  • have a genuine interest in working in policy and making a difference to the New Zealand Education system
  • are creative and flexible and able to work effectively in a fast-paced ambiguous environment
  • have an understanding of the values of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and how they can be applied to support education success for Māori

For more information on these roles, please visit our website. If you have any questions about the positions or the application process please emailapplications@ocg.co.nz with "Gradpolicy" in the subject line.

How to apply: Applications will be managed by OCG Consulting. To submit your application please click on Apply now

You will be directed to an online application form that will ask you a series of questions and enable you to submit your CV and academic record.

Note that these roles are for full time permanent positions to start in January 2022.

To be eligible to apply you must have NZ permanent residency or citizenship.

Hiring criteria

You should have or be completing the following to apply for this opportunity.

Entry pathway
Degree or Certificate
Minimum Level of Study
Bachelor or higher
Study Field
B
Accounting
Commerce
Finance
Actuarial Studies
Business
Business Administration
Event Management
International Business
Management
Office Studies
Economics
Human Resources
Hospitality Management
Retail & Merchandising
Tourism
E
Civil Engineering & Construction
Environmental Engineering
Mathematics & Statistics
H
Anthropology
Geography
Archaeology
History
Classics
Criminology
Gender Studies
Indigenous Studies
International Development
Peace & Conflict
Refugees & Forced Migration
Humanities (all other)
L
Commercial Law
Constitutional Law
Criminal Law
Family Law
International Law
Tax Law
Legal Studies
S
Agribusiness
Agricultural Science
Aquaculture & Fisheries
Viticulture
Biochemistry
Biology
Chemistry
Earth Sciences
Ecology & Evolution
T
Curriculum Studies
Early Childhood Education
General Education Studies
Primary Teaching
Secondary Teaching
Special Education

Graduate Success Stories


  • Graduate stories
I really enjoy writing for Ministry purposes and engaging directly with people, such as sector representatives.

Janne Song

  • Graduate stories
I really enjoy writing for Ministry purposes and engaging directly with people, such as sector representatives.

Janne Song

  • Graduate stories
Providing answers and ways to get students in is rewarding.

Dorothy Su’a

  • Graduate stories
Providing answers and ways to get students in is rewarding.

Dorothy Su’a

  • Graduate stories
I really enjoy writing for Ministry purposes and engaging directly with people, such as sector representatives.

Janne Song

  • Graduate stories
I really enjoy writing for Ministry purposes and engaging directly with people, such as sector representatives.

Janne Song

  • Graduate stories
Providing answers and ways to get students in is rewarding.

Dorothy Su’a

  • Graduate stories
Providing answers and ways to get students in is rewarding.

Dorothy Su’a