Eastern Health Work Experience Program for Year 10 Students

Click here to apply. Students 15 years and older participating in their High Schools Work Experience program are encouraged to apply.

Applications can be submitted online from January to February of each year. You will be required to specify what career area you are interested in to conduct your Work Experience and which site best suits your travel requirements.
Applications will not be accepted outside of these dates.
For further information please contact us:
HR Connect

Work Experience Application Process - Year 10 Students Only 

Applications for 2017 are now closed. Applications for 2018 will re-open in January 2018. 

At Eastern Health our mission is to provide positive health experiences for people and communities in the east. The communities we service cover an area of 2616 square kilometres and six different shires and we provide these services from over 50 different sites. Eastern Health recognise that Secondary School students are an important part of our community, and in response, we are offering an exciting opportunity for Year 10 students to apply to undertake Work Experience placements.

Today's School students are tomorrow's leaders and in order to help prepare them for their future career journey and support their goals and passions, the Eastern Health work experience program is designed to provide an insight into the organisation, the roles available within the healthcare industry and how they help to care for their community.


As Eastern Health is such a large organisation it means we are able to provide work experience in a large field of career types. Some of the types of Work Experience that may be available are as below;

• Nursing / Midwifery

• Medicine

• Allied Health: Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Dietetics

• Pathology

• Biomedical Engineering

• Medical Imaging/Radiology

• Administration/Clerical : Human Resources / Finance


We are able to offer placements at the following major sites;

• Maroondah Hospital

• Angliss Hospital

• Box Hill Hospital

• Wantirna Health

• Peter James Centre

• Yarra Ranges