1. Register for our Open House
School staff and families of students who are applying for our 2023 intake are invited to our OPEN HOUSE event. Applications open after the event.
3:30pm - 5pm, Wednesday 29th June 2022
Burwood Hospital - Level 2
3. Applications Close
All applications for our work training internship must be received by 5pm, Friday 12th August 2022.
4. Skills Assessment Day
Applicants and their families will attend a skills assessment and information day on Thursday 1st September 2022.
Potential Interns will complete a range of practical tasks and interview for a place in the 2023 programme. Applicants will be supported by current interns, Canterbury DHB staff and Project SEARCH Tutors and Trainers.
5. Selection Letters
Successful applicants will be sent an official letter of acceptance into the 2023 programme by 29th September 2022.
6. Enrol at Riccarton High School
All interns accepted in Project SEARCH are enrolled at our managing school, Riccarton High School.
Your information is passed to Riccarton High School to complete the enrolment.
7. Paperwork Day
The necessary CDHB onboarding paperwork will be completed at Burwood Hospital in November 2022 (time to be advised). Families will be sent the required forms and required ID prior.
8. Orientation Visit
Event to welcome interns to Burwood Hospital arranged for the first week of February 2023 (time to be advised).
9. Project SEARCH 2023 Begins
2nd week of February 2023 (time to be advised).