Student Placements


Available to students who are currently studying a tertiary qualification to graduate as a Registered Nurse, Personal Care Worker, or Lifestyle Coordinator. Popular qualifications that you might be studying at university or a registered training organisation include:

  • Bachelor of Nursing
  • Bachelor of Social Work
  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy
  • Diploma of Nursing
  • Diploma of Community Services
  • Certificate IV In Leisure & Health
  • Certificate IV in Ageing Support
  • Certificate III in Individual Support
  • Others – just ask!

The number of hours required for your student placement will be determined by your education provider.

Catholic Healthcare will make every effort to suitably place students subject to location availability and proximity.

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Fast track employment

After you have successfully completed a placement with us, it's time to decide if we both feel it was a right fit. If so, we can fast track your application through the recruitment process and get you started as a valued employee. This pathway to a career with us applies to all placements including Carers, Hospitality, Lifestyle & Nursing roles.

School Based Traineeships


Available to high school students in years 11 or 12 in NSW. Undertake 100 days of paid employment around your school hours and other commitments. Qualifications to consider as part of your HSC include:

  • Certificate III in Individual Support
  • Certificate II in Kitchen Operations
  • Certificate III in Business
  • Others – just ask!

Career benefits

    • Receive a nationally recognised qualification and gain credit towards your HSC
    • Earn as you learn
    • Flexible shifts to suit your study arrangements
    • Not-for-profit salary packaging benefits to increase your take home pay
    • Receive a dedicated buddy who will support you with ongoing training

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Top jobs

Registered Nurse

Registered Nurse

​Provide holistic care to our residents so they live an active and meaningful life.​

Personal Care Assistant

Personal Care Assistant​

​Provide personal care such as showering and dressing and support day-to-day social activities.​​

Catering Assistant

Catering Assistant

​Work closely with our Chef to assist with the preparation and delivery of fresh meals to residents.​​

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Catholic Healthcare has agreements with a wide range of tertiary institutions. Should your tertiary institution wish to collaborate with us, please email