Careers & Students

Women in Sport Aotearoa is a small charity with big ambitions!


We are growing fast and we are also the delivery agent for the International Working Group (IWG) on Women in Sport Secretariat and Conference 2018-2022, so we will be looking for exciting new talent across a range of key roles, from events to communications, project management and much more.

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Women in Sport Aotearoa New Zealand, is the global delivery agent for the International Working Group (IWG) on Women & Sport Secretariat and Conference 2018-2022. We are passionate about helping students develop their skills, so If you are interested in a placement with us, please contact

Current Student Intern 2020

Kimberly Mankin
Massey University, New Zealand

Kimberly Mankin from Massey University Te Kunenga Ki Pūrehuroa, is currently completing a 180-hour placement with WISPA. Kimberly is studying a Bachelor of Sport Management and is due to graduate in June 2022 – not long to go until the finish line! Kimberly will be working closely with Charlotte Guscott-Gregory our Project Director to support the delivery of the Sport NZ Women + Girls Summit 2021. Read more here.

Past Student Intern 2020

Shanee Kiriau
Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand

Shanee Kiriau joined us from Auckland University of Technology as a double degree Sport & Business cooperative student. She completed an 400-hour placement with WISPA and is now the Digital & Community coordinator. Read more about Shanee here

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