Who are we?
Partners Porirua is a not-for-profit organisation set up in 2000 to promote and facilitate closer working relationships between the business and education sectors, and enhance the education and aspirations of students within the compulsory education system in Porirua. Partners Porirua is supported by Porirua City Council, and the Ministry of Social Development and other local community organisations.
What do we do?
Our core business at Partner's Porirua is about bringing together the business world and the education sector. We provide opportunities for students to undertake special projects with socially responsible businesses here in Porirua. We help teachers demonstrate a practical application to education by partnering them with organisations who use science and technology for profit.
Our services include:
- bringing mentors from the business world to assist teachers with educational projects, making learning more relevant for today's young people.
- exciting youth about the working world with work experience, information about careers, mentoring, training and job placement.
How can we help you?
If you are eligible to work in New Zealand and are living in the Poriura area, we can help you;
- Find a job
- Enrol on a course of study
- Secure a work experience placement
- Update your C.V.
- Offer advice about your future career direction
Where can you find us?
Partners Porirua City Council
7 Serlby Place
P.O. Box 50 462
ph: (04) 237 1099
fax: (04) 237 1101