Internships Down Under provides interns with a voluntary internship in their chosen field throughout Australia.
An internship in Australia will give you the opportunity to gain practical training and experience in your requested field in an English language environment. The valuable experience and skills which you inherit will be an asset to your future working career, and provide a competitive edge when you enter the work force. An internship will give you the opportunity to develop your skills in an Australian business environment. Whether your University requires you to complete an internship or you voluntarily decide to undertake the internship, it is an excellent opportunity to gain further knowledge, experience and insight into your chosen industry in a supportive environment.
The internships we arrange do not lead to a job offer with the host company as they are a temporary training experience.
Applicants must have a strong English level. Upper intermediate is the minimum level we expect. A language course can be arranged should you need to develop your skills or confidence. A good level of spoken English is essential for the internship.
All applicants should fit into one of the below categories:
All placements provide the intern with essential training and guidance to ensure a valuable link to their future career goals
The internships we offer are on a full time basis. In some cases, part time internships can be arranged (3 / 4 days). We do not have set start dates. You can start your internship on almost any Monday throughout the year.
Insurance is compulsory. If travelling from overseas then your insurance must cover medical, travel, accident and personal liability expenses up to AUD $2 million. Local applicants must be covered for personal liability expenses up to AUD $2 million. Further information can be found here
All interns are required to complete a monthly training monitor. This is provided by Internships Down Under so we can monitor that the internship is meeting the pre-set training requirements. All companies are also requires to complete a monthly training monitor.
If Internships Down Under is unable to obtain an internship interview, a full refund of the deposit will be made by Internships Down Under.
If the internship is terminated by the host company due to no fault of the intern, the intern is entitled to be replaced with another internship host company. In the case where Internships Down Under is unable to replace the intern with a suitable host company, then a full refund will be offered.
Internships Down Under will make no refund of any Program Fees:
– Once the internship has commenced
– If the applicant provides false or fraudulent information/documentation.