Multiple Cities

Australia

Veterinary Hospital

Assist the veterinary surgeon and nurses with surgery, consultations, administration work, merchandise control, feeding, grooming, treatment and general care of dogs, cats and other small animals who are in hospital and/or boarding. Past placements include: Auburn Veterinary Hospital, Bulimba Vet Surgery

Zookeeping

This placement for zoology majors and future zoo keepers will allow participants to gain experience in all aspects of animal care and maintenance including animal feeding, food preparation, grooming, maintenance of live food colonies and animal record keeping. Past placements include: National Zoo and Rockhampton Zoo

Equine Veterinary Centers

Perform mobile veterinary services or work in a state-of-the art hospital facility. Responsibilities could range from assisting veterinarians with daily rounds treating and working with horses to having the opportunity to observe surgeries or travelling to the thoroughbred spelling farms and pre-training facilities. Past placements include: Garrards Equine Veterinary Practice and Randwick Equine Center

Whale Research (Seasonal)

During the whale migration period, interns spend time in both the field to collect biopsy samples and in the lab to isolate and database the songs of humpback whales, cumulating in writing a literature review of the findings. Other opportunities exist in population measurements and behavioural responses of the whales.

Art Studio

Intern in photography, production and fine arts studios and gain experience in event planning, pre- and post-production, finding shoot locations as well as other administrative tasks valuable to a career in the art or business field. Past placements include: TakeOne Productions and Sun Studios

Marketing for Start-Ups and Small Businesses

Help with marketing and public relations events, support marketing objectives through social media campaigns, develop marketing plans for meeting sales goals. Opportunities exist in a variety of companies and organizations that focus on outdoor sports, children’s education, designer accessories and much more. Past placements include: Goliath Industries, Club Kidpreneur Foundation, and Benojo.

Business Administration in the Public and Private Sector

Opportunities exist in the private and non-profit world for both large and small companies and organizations. Responsibilities can include: administration of day-to-day operations, development and implementation of new business processes or the oversight of project management through various event management projects. Past placements include: Australian Businesswomen’s Network, Asia Pacific International College, Pal Buddhist School and CaPTA Group

Global Marketing Firm

Intern in a global marketing firm assisting in public relations and branding efforts through social media and branded 3D environments or engage in tasks such as drafting press releases, compiling reports, updating clients’ social media platforms and assist in running the showroom.

Business Operations and Marketing

Interns have assisted the Marketing, Media, and Business Operations teams in developing and acquiring partnerships, sponsorships and suppliers though continuously developing new prospects and contributing to the strategy, development, design, forecasting, pricing, story and positioning of specific sponsorship product solutions.

Sales and Marketing

Assist the development and implementation of marketing strategies and campaigns by managing the CRM and outbound/inbound inqueries from sales/marketing leads, populating and updating the website, and providing direct support to the sales team through market analysis and research.

Marketing for Start-Ups and Small Businesses

Help with marketing and public relations events, support marketing objectives through social media campaigns, develop marketing plans for meeting sales goals. Opportunities exist in a variety of companies and organizations that focus on outdoor sports, children’s education, designer accessories and much more. Past placements include: Goliath Industries, Club Kidpreneur Foundation, and Benojo.

Global Marketing Firm

Intern in a global marketing firm assisting in public relations and branding efforts through social media and branded 3D environments or engage in tasks such as drafting press releases, compiling reports, updating clients’ social media platforms and assist in running the showroom.

Graphic Design

Intern at graphic design firms or within a graphic design department at various companies. Work for clients ranging from government departments to small start-up businesses. The intern will get all-round experience working in the graphic design industry working as part of small teams and assisting with the design and development of website and other online and offline collateral. Past placements include: Oblong and Sons and Module Media

Public Relations for Fashion

The intern may assist with the daily running of the design showroom and/or be part of the social media, creative, or events team for a PR and branding agency. Tasks may include processing samples, sending outs and returns, scanning and clipping press articles, and merchandising.

Public Relations Firm

Interns are exposed to a variety of areas which may include research and reporting to develop client campaigns, assist with new business pitches, and determine industry trends. Interns will also be involved with media monitoring, drafting media releases, alerts, blogs posts and other PR/social related material for clients, social media and content creation, and event coordination and support.

Radio Station

Assist with writing and publishing online content and press releases, aiding presenters and guests through production, help with event promotions and marketing, and digitizing the music and cataloging of the database. Interns may be present the opportunity to present during late-night programs.

Environmentally Focused Organisation

Interns can assist a company focused on increasing recycling by drafting and distributing email campaigns and social media content and conducting outreach to program participants to drive participation and long-term engagement. This will require the intern to collaborate across departments to develop creative strategies for programs while assisting with logistics, data management, website management and customer support.

Business Administration in the Public and Private Sector

Opportunities exist in the private and non-profit world for both large and small companies and organizations. Responsibilities can include: administration of day-to-day operations, development and implementation of new business processes or the oversight of project management through various event management projects. Past placements include: Australian Businesswomen’s Network, Asia Pacific International College, Pal Buddhist School and CaPTA Group

Public Schools

Gain experience teaching in an inner city or suburban school with a dynamic staff devoted to improve the educational outcomes of all students through the use of technology in the classroom. Shadow teachers to see cultural perspectives on education and student teach to gain classroom experience. Past placements include: Islington Public School and Pal Buddhist School

Theater Management & Education

The intern will assist with venue and stage management, observation of the classes and rehearsals, and office administration and front of house duties.

Marine and Freshwater Research

Conduct comprehensive marine and freshwater research of wild fisheries at a large aquatic center or gain experience working in a lab environment. Assist with research in aquaculture, oceanography and catchment ecology including research to better understand the effects that modern technology and/or natural occurrences have on the environment and sensitive ecosystems. Past placements include: SARDI Aquatics, Centre for Environmental Sustainability and Australian Institute of Marine Science.

Environmental and Life Sciences

Interns can work on a number of research projects, from working in an amphibian laboratory to looking at migratory patterns of shorebirds. Interns will work in lab, field and office environments conducting research. Past placements include: University of Queensland - School of Biological Sciences and the University of Newcastle

Whale Research (Seasonal)

During the whale migration period, interns spend time in both the field to collect biopsy samples and in the lab to isolate and database the songs of humpback whales, cumulating in writing a literature review of the findings. Other opportunities exist in population measurements and behavioural responses of the whales.

Environmentally Focused Organisation

Interns can assist a company focused on increasing recycling by drafting and distributing email campaigns and social media content and conducting outreach to program participants to drive participation and long-term engagement. This will require the intern to collaborate across departments to develop creative strategies for programs while assisting with logistics, data management, website management and customer support.

Public Relations for Fashion

The intern may assist with the daily running of the design showroom and/or be part of the social media, creative, or events team for a PR and branding agency. Tasks may include processing samples, sending outs and returns, scanning and clipping press articles, and merchandising.

Fashion Design

Interns work as an assistant to a designer through showroom assistance and other responsibilities which may include archiving PR, fabrics, patterns and samples, pressing, steaming, and cleaning fabrics, and be open to working with industrial sewing machines in addition to helping with the design and production of hand stitching, embroidery, and bead work.

Mental Health Research

Intern at a university research institute or a psychology practice in Australia. Assist with projects that focus on the causes of psychotic disorders, dementia's or head injuries or gain clinical research experience within an academic department. Work across a range of laboratory conditions, including molecular cell work, animal work and studies of social interaction and assist with research design and reporting. Past placements include: University of Newcastle

Tourism Company

Gain experience working for various tourism companies that may have a regional focus or a focus on a particular interest like diving, surfing, or boating. Responsibilities may include retail sales, travel and trip sales, general office administration, purchasing, ordering and organizing tour groups. Past placements include: Tourism Tasmania, Mojosurf Australia and Scuba World

Art Studio

Intern in photography, production and fine arts studios and gain experience in event planning, pre- and post-production, finding shoot locations as well as other administrative tasks valuable to a career in the art or business field. Past placements include: TakeOne Productions and Sun Studios

Dance Studio

Intern in boutique dance studios that offer classes in all styles of dance. Gain experience doing a little bit of everything that it takes to run a dance studio. Past placements include: Dance Studio 101

School of Music

Opportunities exist in music schools throughout Australia that employ instrumental music teachers to service the teaching of instrumental music in public schools. Assist in organizing and running workshops, concerts and festivals at various times of the year.

Photography Studio

Intern in small boutique photography studios that focus on wedding and portrait photography. Assist with culling photos, organizing client slide shows, Photoshop work, album layout and other administration duties. Past placements include: Alberto Sanchez Photographia

Graphic Design

Intern at graphic design firms or within a graphic design department at various companies. Work for clients ranging from government departments to small start-up businesses. The intern will get all-round experience working in the graphic design industry working as part of small teams and assisting with the design and development of website and other online and offline collateral. Past placements include: Oblong and Sons and Module Media

Theater Management & Education

The intern will assist with venue and stage management, observation of the classes and rehearsals, and office administration and front of house duties.

Mental Health Research

Intern at a university research institute or a psychology practice in Australia. Assist with projects that focus on the causes of psychotic disorders, dementia's or head injuries or gain clinical research experience within an academic department. Work across a range of laboratory conditions, including molecular cell work, animal work and studies of social interaction and assist with research design and reporting. Past placements include: University of Newcastle

Marine and Freshwater Research

Conduct comprehensive marine and freshwater research of wild fisheries at a large aquatic center or gain experience working in a lab environment. Assist with research in aquaculture, oceanography and catchment ecology including research to better understand the effects that modern technology and/or natural occurrences have on the environment and sensitive ecosystems. Past placements include: SARDI Aquatics, Centre for Environmental Sustainability and Australian Institute of Marine Science.

Mental Health Research

Intern at a university research institute or a psychology practice in Australia. Assist with projects that focus on the causes of psychotic disorders, dementia's or head injuries or gain clinical research experience within an academic department. Work across a range of laboratory conditions, including molecular cell work, animal work and studies of social interaction and assist with research design and reporting. Past placements include: University of Newcastle

Whale Research (Seasonal)

During the whale migration period, interns spend time in both the field to collect biopsy samples and in the lab to isolate and database the songs of humpback whales, cumulating in writing a literature review of the findings. Other opportunities exist in population measurements and behavioural responses of the whales.

Marine and Freshwater Research

Conduct comprehensive marine and freshwater research of wild fisheries at a large aquatic center or gain experience working in a lab environment. Assist with research in aquaculture, oceanography and catchment ecology including research to better understand the effects that modern technology and/or natural occurrences have on the environment and sensitive ecosystems. Past placements include: SARDI Aquatics, Centre for Environmental Sustainability and Australian Institute of Marine Science.

Mental Health Research

Intern at a university research institute or a psychology practice in Australia. Assist with projects that focus on the causes of psychotic disorders, dementia's or head injuries or gain clinical research experience within an academic department. Work across a range of laboratory conditions, including molecular cell work, animal work and studies of social interaction and assist with research design and reporting. Past placements include: University of Newcastle

Sports Medicine

Intern with the national umbrella body for sports medicine and science or in a university setting. Assist with the administration of community education programs, conduct research on a variety of topics related to the field, observe trainers in action at sporting events and in clinical settings and other hands-on activities dealing with sports medicine. Past placements include: Sports Medicine Australia and University of Newcastle

Environmental and Life Sciences

Interns can work on a number of research projects, from working in an amphibian laboratory to looking at migratory patterns of shorebirds. Interns will work in lab, field and office environments conducting research. Past placements include: University of Queensland - School of Biological Sciences and the University of Newcastle

Whale Research (Seasonal)

During the whale migration period, interns spend time in both the field to collect biopsy samples and in the lab to isolate and database the songs of humpback whales, cumulating in writing a literature review of the findings. Other opportunities exist in population measurements and behavioural responses of the whales.

Fitness Studio

Intern in small, fully-equipped gyms that offer general services, as well as personal training and coaching certification courses. Gain experience in everything you need to know to run your own gym, including membership sales, promotions, training, administration and maintenance of ongoing research projects. Past placements include: Bondi Beach Bodies Fitness

Sports Medicine

Intern with the national umbrella body for sports medicine and science or in a university setting. Assist with the administration of community education programs, conduct research on a variety of topics related to the field, observe trainers in action at sporting events and in clinical settings and other hands-on activities dealing with sports medicine. Past placements include: Sports Medicine Australia and University of Newcastle

Industry Development and Advocacy Programming

Intern at an organization responsible for creating and implementing industry development and advocacy programs and projects that enhance the organization's position within the health sector and increase opportunities for the exercise and sports science workforce. Responsibilities may include conducting research to assist in the development and coordination of programs, monitoring health activities, trends, and projects at the state and national levels, developing relationships and undertaking activities across a range of stakeholders - government, non-government, and private sector partners. Past placements include: Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA).