Work Experience and Internships

Summer Experience Program - Applications closed

Orygen’s Summer Experience Program involves a two week placement (three days a week) with research teams, key policy and advocacy staff, clinical specialists and workforce trainers who all have extensive experience working in the field of youth mental health. The program aims to provide an opportunity for young people aged 17-25 to learn more about the divisions that make up the National Centre of Excellence. 

Orygen Internship Program - Applications closed

Orygen coordinates a 12-week intern program to support the career development of young people with a passion for youth mental health.

Interns are remunerated at the national adult minimum wage plus loading in line with Fair Work Australia guidelines. As these intern positions are paid roles and cannot be completed as part of tertiary student placements or university internships.

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