Work experience

The Monash Health Work Experience Program provides secondary students with the opportunity to gain insight into Monash Health as an organisation and gain experience in the healthcare industry. The program is open to year 10 to 12 students who, as a part of their school curriculum, are required to undertake work experience for a period of one week (five consecutive working days). Students are placed within departments to observe and learn. Students are able to participate in activities as appropriate according to the training or expertise they require.

Please note: Applications for 2022 are closed.

Departments offering the work experience program include

  • Administration
  • Breast Screen
  • Children’s ward
  • Digital Health
  • Engineering
  • Health Promotion
  • Maternity
  • Nursing
  • Paediatric Infectious Diseases
  • Speech Pathology

Please note: We are unable to allocate students to work directly with doctors or surgeons and in areas such as: emergency department, intensive care, the operating theatres and procedural suites and other mental health care services.

Application dates for work experience intake

Placements will only be allocated between May 2022 through to December 2022.

We endeavour to have correspondence out to all applicants who have applied to our program by the end of February 2022.

Applying for work experience

Monash Health only accepts applications for Work Experience via our e-Recruit system. Ensure that you fill as out your application as per section criteria so we can allocate you to the best placement possible.

Due to the high number of applications received we are unable to offer work experience to all students who apply.

View current opportunities

Visit the Monash Health eRecruit website

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