Want to explore how fulfilling it is to work in the community sector?

WCS provides opportunities for students to develop practical skills and experience to prepare for working in the community sector.

WCS offers student placements across WCS, according to availability. These opportunities may vary from short-term work experience to longer-term internships.

WCS will: 

  • provide appropriate orientation for students undertaking placements 
  • support the supervision of students within the boundaries prescribed by the educational institution’s student placement guidelines. 

Want to know more?

Students seeking a placement with WCS may directly approach a particular area or the Volunteer Coordinator. The student should complete the WCS Student Placement Application form and forward it to the Volunteer Coordinator.  

WCS considers all applications for student placements individually, based on personal competencies and relevant experience.  

For more information about student placements with WCS, please email volunteering@wcs.org.au.