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Australian Network on Disability

  • 100 - 500 employees

Australian Network on Disability Stepping Into Internship Program

All major cities across Australia

Are you a university student with disability looking for paid work experience that counts? 

Opportunity details

Opportunity Types
Internship
Number of Vacancies
135
Salary
Minimum $25 per hour plus superannuation
Start Date
Ongoing

Application dates

Applications Open
9 Oct 2018
Applications Close
21 Oct 2018

Minimum requirements

Level of Study
Bachelor
Accepting International Applications
No
Qualifications Accepted
E
Aerospace Engineering & Aviation
Civil Engineering & Construction
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Mining Engineering
Petroleum Engineering
Materials Engineering
I
Computer Graphics & Animation
Data Science
B
Actuarial Studies
Business Administration & Management
Human Resources
Marketing, Advertising & Public Relations
M
Dentistry & Dental Science
Nutrition & Dietetics
Medicine & Medical Science
Nursing & Midwifery
Optometry, Ophthalmology & Orthoptics
Pharmacy & Pharmacology
Public Health
Psychology & Counselling
Exercise & Sports Science
C
Graphic Design & Visual Arts
Communication & Media Studies
Music & Performing Arts
H
Classics
Languages, Literature & Linguistics
Archaeology & History
Humanities (all other)
Philosophy
Politics & Policy Studies
Social Science (all other)
Theology & Comparative Religion
Psychology & Counselling
Social Work & Sociology
L
Law
Legal Studies
P
Architecture & Interior Design
Building & Construction
Property, Land & Real Estate
S
Agricultural Science & Management
Chemistry
Earth Sciences
Physics & Astronomy
Sciences (all other)
T
General Education Studies

Stepping into is a paid internship program designed for university students with disability who want to gain paid, hands-on work experience in their chosen field of study. Students benefit by gaining valuable experience in their desired field of work.

About the Internships:

The Australian Network on Disability (AND) is offering students with disability the opportunity to participate in a diverse range of internships offered across a range of industries in both the public and private sector. Internships are available for students studying within disciplines of Finance, Law, Social Sciences, IT, Science, Engineering and many more.

Internships generally last four to eight weeks (with the opportunity for flexible work hours to manage your disability or other commitments).The AND programs team are available throughout the entire process for support, advice and guidance on how to ensure your internship is a success.

To read the position descriptions for internships available visit https://www.and.org.au/pages/current-internships.html . Please note, this page will be regularly updated as new positions become available.

Am I eligible?

  • Stage of study: final or second last year of university
  • Discipline of Study: All are encouraged to apply
  • Citizenship status: Australia Citizen, Permanent Resident or International student with full working rights in Australia

What is 'Disability'?

We accept applications from students with all types of disability, ongoing medical condition, chronic illness and mental health condition.

This summer, AND has internships with the following organisations:

  • ACT Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate
  • ANZ
  • Apple
  • Attorney-General Department, Federal
  • Austrade
  • Australian Bureau of Statistics
  • Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission (ACIC)
  • Australian Film, Television and Radio School (AFTRS)
  • Australian Public Service Commission (APSC)
  • Barwon Health
  • BHP
  • Bupa
  • Bureau of Meteorology
  • City of Greater Dandenong
  • Comcare
  • Commonwealth Bank of Australia
  • Cummins South Pacific
  • Department of the Environment and Energy, Federal
  • Department of Finance
  • Department of Housing and Public Works QLD
  • Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development, Federal
  • Department of Social Services, Federal
  • Fair Work Ombudsman
  • Infosys
  • Life Without Barriers
  • NSW Department of Family and Community Services
  • NSW Department of Premier and Cabinet
  • Queensland Treasury Corporation (QTC)
  • Reserve Bank of Australia
  • RMIT University
  • Stockland Corporation Ltd
  • Telstra
  • The Royal Children's Hospital
  • VIC Department of Health and Human Services
  • University of Sydney
  • Westpac Banking Corporation
  • Yarra Trams

Graduate Success Stories


  • Graduate stories
I love working in my department. I enjoy the diversity and challenges of the work, and I have a supportive and fun team.

Sabine

  • Graduate stories
I love working in my department. I enjoy the diversity and challenges of the work, and I have a supportive and fun team.

Sabine

  • Graduate stories
I love working in my department. I enjoy the diversity and challenges of the work, and I have a supportive and fun team.

Sabine

  • Graduate stories
I love working in my department. I enjoy the diversity and challenges of the work, and I have a supportive and fun team.

Sabine