Student Information

Clinical Education

Peninsula Health Speech Pathology provides paediatric and adult clinical placements, for Speech Pathology university students, in a range of clinical settings. Peninsula Health liaises directly with universities to arrange these placements.

Work Experience

The Peninsula Health Speech Pathology Work Experience Program allows secondary school students, in years 10 – 12, to gain insight into the Speech Pathology occupation. Students have the opportunity to observe the day to day activities of a Speech Pathologist over five days.

How to apply:

All work experience applicants should apply via the Mercury website.

Applicants need to register for a Mercury account. During the application periods, search for job titles under “Secondary Work Experience” and select “Allied Health”. If applications are not open, applicants can subscribe to a “job alert” which will advise when applications are open. Click here to be directed to Mercury.

When to apply:

For placements between March and June, applications are open for two weeks in January each year.

For placements between July and November, applications are open for two weeks in May each year.

For general queries and to apply, please contact the Human Resources department on 9784 2700.

Please direct Speech Pathology work experience enquiries to the Clinical Education Co-ordinator on 9784 7670.