Business

Workplacement

Prepare your future workforce.
Bring youthful and new ideas to your business.
Gain access to potential employees, apprentices or trainees.

• Students attend & assist in your business for one week (35 hours)
• It is unpaid & students are insured by the Department of Education, Catholic Education Office or the Independent School which they attend
• It’s like work experience & is compulsory for Years 11 & 12 students & directly relates to their Vocational Education & Training (VET) course
• Students put into practice the skills they’ve learnt in the classroom
• Your future workforce gets to try a career before they decide

In 2018, Workplace Learning worked with 881 local businesses to host a student and 248 of these hosted students for the first time.