Student Placement

At AMES Australia we are dedicated to providing opportunities for students to complete placements supporting higher education and vocational training programs. We tailor our placements to allow students to integrate theory with practice and further develop skills through a supportive and professional environment.

AMES Australia provides settlement, education and employment programs to newly arrived migrants and refugees. We also deliver significant vocational training, skilled professional migrant and social enterprise programs, as well as ongoing research that informs our practice and recommendations to government.

We provide student placements across a variety of programs and services;

Education and Employment

Students can undertake placements supporting the following programs; Learn English, Vocational Training, Youth Services, Jobactive, Return to Work and service delivery support.

Settlement

We offer placements supporting the Humanitarian Settlement Program, Status Resolution Support Services, and Career Pathways for Refugees, Accommodation Services and Community Support Programs.

Multicultural Hub

AMES Australia in partnership with the City of Melbourne runs the Multicultural Hub, which is a community space which allows people from Melbourne's many different cultures get together to work, share and learn in a safe and supportive environment. There are opportunities for students to provide administrative support to the team managing the Multicultural Hub.

Support Services

We also have student opportunities supporting our corporate teams in areas such as Finance, Human Resources, Risk and Quality, Administration, Media, Marketing and Communications, Research and Policy and IT.

How do I apply?

If you are interested in submitting your application for a work placement at AMES Australia, please complete the Student Placement Request Form and submit.

*Please note AMES Australia requires a minimum of four weeks notification of an expression of interest for student placements, in order to meet staffing and program requirements.  Applications may be rejected if this notification period is not provided.