What is Intern Cook Islands?
Developed by the Cook Islands Tourism Corporation, this programme introduces young Cook Island graduates to Cook Islands businesses with the mutual opportunity to work together to develop their skills and expand their knowledge in their preferred field within hospitality and tourism.
Interns receive practical work experience in the Cook Islands whilst developing their overall business skills. Internships are key to building confidence and employers are more likely to employ a graduate who has had extensive work experience.
How does it work?
Cook Islands Tourism Corporation are working in collaboration with local businesses to match suitable graduates to their ideal career field. This provides our Cook Islands businesses with the support they require to be successful as well as molding our young people into exceptional professionals. The internships vary in timeframe and field. Businesses will sometimes offer compensation for work completed, at their own discretion. This is often in the form of an allowance, credit, or accommodation.
Interested? Next steps
Graduates and Students
- Prepare your CV and cover letter
- Please contact your preferred businesses directly with your attached CV and cover letter
Be a part of a network of professionals striving to showcase and develop the people and businesses of the Cook Islands! Join Intern Cook Islands!
For more information email [email protected]islands.gov.ck
Pacific Resort Hotel Group (PRHG) - Muri, Rarotonga
An Internship in paradise with Pacific Resort Hotel Group!
The Pacific Resort Hotel Group (PRHG) Marketing Intern Programme provides an excellent opportunity to work with the Cook Islands leading resort group. PRHG is a boutique hotel & resort management company who currently manages four award-winning resorts under the Pacific Resort brand, including Pacific Resort Rarotonga & Pacific Resort Aitutaki, Te Manava Luxury Villas & Spa, Little Polynesian Resort and have a partnership with Cook Islands property group, Moana Sands Group.
The PRHG Marketing Intern programme is ongoing programme with intern placements covering a wide range of marketing functions. This is not the typical internship, you will be working on real marketing briefs, we will expect you to take initiative and make a noticeable contribution. It is an incredible opportunity to learn about hospitality and tourism marketing for a leading South Pacific Resort Group. Interns will report & work closely with the Marketing Services Manager and Marketing Coordinator to implement specific projects.
Check out our previous Intern’s testimonials - click here
For further information on the internship or to apply please send through CV & Cover letter to:
Marketing Communications Manager
Pacific Resort Hotel Group
Email: [email protected]
Rumours Luxury Villas & Spa - Titikaveka, Rarotonga
Rumours Luxury Villas & Spa is Rarotonga's multi award winning luxury accommodation and Spa in the Cook Islands consisting of seven high end luxury Villas situated on Muri lagoon.
Belinda & Andrew Griffin have an extensive background in event management; hospitality and 5 star luxury accommodation. Three years ago they bought Rumours and have built on the solid reputation to create Rarotonga’s premium retreat.
We are a small team of eight; our focus is all about our guests; we provide round the clock concierge service and we are looking for a happy, confident PA to assist in the smooth running of our main reception.
For more information Contact Belinda Griffin [email protected]
Fave designs is a print and graphic design business based in Avarua. Fave Designs has three main components to its core business. Graphic Design, Garment Printing and a Retail Outlet that stocks popular apparel and footwear brands such as Converse, AS Colour and upcoming local brand South Intl. An Internship at Fave Designs would provide the successful candidate with a wealth of experience in the creative industry. We are looking for individuals that are creative and take initiative, have some knowledge in graphic design are computer literate and have a big smile.
Ana File-Heather – [email protected]