Traineeship  Program

Set over 12 weeks, this full time paid program supports people returning, or transitioning, to a career in tech. Focus is on building tech knowledge and skills through hands-on practical learning and project delivery that complements your prior professional experience and builds your confidence and capability to work on a client by the end of the program.

Program good to knows

  • There are 2 intakes every year;
  • April – open to all genders
  • July – open to women and gender minorities only
  • Program is full time – Wednesdays are dedicated to learning
  • 2 weeks of immersive onboarding 
  • Participation in Peak Academy modules such as Retro Basics, Agile 101 and Back End Fundamentals…to name a few
  • Mentor provided for entire 10 weeks of project 
  • Creation of a Seedling Career Plan to support your development during the Program

Who is eligible for this Program?

  • Recently graduated from a  bootcamp or certification OR
  • Are looking to return to the your tech career after an extended career break 
  • You have extensive work experience, from any industry, where you have developed solid professional attributes and skills 
  • You have less than 12 months current experience in a tech role

Traineeship  Program Structure

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Traineeship Program Application Process

We don’t like process for the sake of it so we’ve kept our traineeship recruitment experience to a simple 3 steps.

Submit Application

Submit your resume and answer the application questions.


Be sure to include information that tells us about you not just your studies so things such as your hobbies, passion projects etc that give help us humanise your application.

Phone Screen

If your application is shortlisted our Emerging Talent Team will contact you to chat through your application.


Make sure you have put your research skills into practice and be prepared to talk about what you know about Mantel Group (hint, we are very passionate about our Principles!)

Final Interview

The final interview will be a technical interview and cultural interview rolled into one.


Being able to talk through your code or Design principles in a clear and logical way is key here so do a couple of practice runs before you meet with us.