As well as guiding students through their internships, CareerTrackers also supports students to excel in their studies. 90% of CareerTrackers interns go on to graduate, compared to just 47% of indigenous students who are not part of the program, and 70% of non-Indigenous students.
"I was one of the first on my father's side of the family to attend university so I feel like having strong role models like my mum kept me going, in addition to tutors who've helped my studies and the Thoughtworkers I've been lucky enough to work with.” - Rowan Malamoo
“Undertaking an internship with Thoughtworks has given me the opportunity to accelerate my career as a developer. It was great to see my peers actually using an application I worked on.” - Rowan Malamoo
Thoughtworks was delighted to receive a company award from CareerTrackers at their last annual gala dinner, for the improvements we have made to their digital assets.
“The new mobile app saves us so much admin time. We can easily communicate with our students, and proactively provide the support they need .” - Lily Brouwer-French, Student Advisor
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