You must attend the 20 Week Radio course in Tauranga to be eligible to apply for these Internships
NZ School of Radio Internships
Each semester there will be an opportunity to apply for several internships. These can vary each semester depending on availability and can consist of 3 week unpaid Work Experience internships which take place during the 20 week course or paid 6 month Internships that commence after you’ve graduated. These internships give you once in a lifetime experience at some of New Zealand’s biggest Radio Stations. They’re also a great way to further develop your skills and get real life experience at a real radio station. The internships can involve on-air announcing, promotions, copy writing, production and programming.
Radio Stations involved with the NZ School of Radio Internship Program include:
3 week Work Experience – Flava, More FM, ZM, Mai FM, The Rock, The Edge, Mediaworks Waikato
6 month Full Internships – More FM, One-Double-X, Bayrock, Big River FM
The ROCK, Auckland
It’s not every day you get the opportunity to step into a network environment right out of radio rchool… but with The Rock’s 3 week internship – that’ll be possible!
You’ll be based out of the Network hub in Ponsonby, Auckland. While you’re here, you’ll get to experience being part of The Rock Roadies promotional street team and get to hang out in the studio to see how our flagship content Breakfast and Drive shows continually pull their #1 ratings.
You’ll also be mentored by key staff and given direction with on air presentation, on air automation systems, station production and anything else you specifically want to develop further in. The ability to wear a black t-shirt with pride is also obligatory.
I can’t wait to see your work!
The Rock Network
The Edge, Auckland
We have a once in a lifetime opportunity for someone to work at The Edge in Auckland for a 3 week period. While you’re there you will be part of the Promotions team, out and about every day with the Road Runners, you perform crossovers on-air and possibly do an overnight shift. You will get to know everybody, meet celeb’s and be part of the team in an exciting environment. While you are there you will also receive hands-on training and if you’re good, a reference to take away with you from the Edge team.
Big River FM, Dargaville
This is a Community Station located in the heart of Dargaville with a large coverage area. You will gain valuable experience with writing & producing commercials, sales, promotions and your own daily on-air show… you will be a household name in a matter of months!