Student Opportunities - Helping Hand

If you are studying and interested in working in aged care when you graduate, take advantage of the student opportunities at Helping Hand

The aged care sector is Australia’s largest growing industry and is full of student opportunities.

We assist students from university, vocational education providers and high school to gain experience in aged care. Students get involved in the following:

  • Clinical placements
  • Experiences outside the field of study
  • Running clinics
  • Work experience
  • Project work
  • Research projects
  • Presentations

University Students

Students can apply via their university for a placement at Helping Hand. If you have questions about an upcoming placement, email the Student Participation Team.

Vocational Education Students

We assist students with placements to complete their Diploma or Certificate II, III or IV in aged care. Please apply through your Registered Training Organisation (RTO).

High School Students

High school students can do work experience with Helping Hand. Please apply through your Registered Training Organisation (RTO).


Student Privacy Statement

When you apply for a student placement or work experience, we collect your personal information. Download our Privacy and Confidentiality Policy to read what information we collect and how we use it.