WORK EXPERIENCE AND VOLUNTEERING
We understand how hard it is to not only figure out where you want to go with psychology, but also get your foot in the door and get that highly valued experience without being registered.
So, we've done a lot of the grunt-work for you in finding a bunch of places that we think you could get some valuable volunteering experience at. So, click some of the links below and see what these organisations are looking for. Start getting out in the field and getting that great experience for your linkedin profile and resume.
Paid positions are pretty hard to come by in psychology before you're registered (after graduation). But here are a couple of places you could look if you did want to try find one.
Graduate Opportunities (GO) provides your connection to all things grad-related! From the latest info on employers and their graduate programs, graduate jobs and internships, graduate salaries, facts, figures, application dates, job-hunting tips and much more, Graduate Opportunities has you covered! GO is published by Graduate Careers Australia and has been linking graduates and employers for over 40 years.
UQ CareerHub is a FREE online employment service for both local and international UQ students, employers and alumni. It connects users with leading local, national and international employers who advertise, both locally and internationally.
UQ CareerHub can be used by both students, employers and alumni of The University of Queensland at no charge.
New users must register first at www.careerhub.uq.edu.au before they can login.
Australian JobSearch (JobSearch) is a free online jobs website. It is funded and operated by the Australian Government to assist job seekers find employment and connect employers with quality staff.
JobSearch is the ideal place to:
look for jobs
apply for jobs
search for apprenticeships and traineeships
find your local employment services provider
JobSearch gives job seekers the tools to take control of their job search including a personalised Job Seeker Dashboard and a Job Matching section.