Graduate, student placements and work experience


Student placements are important to our team.

It means that we're able to support the development of well-trained and skilled, health and community sector professionals, and the opportunity to experience working in community health.

What disciplines can we support?

We support many disciplines including physiotherapy, occupational therapy, podiatry, speech pathology, exercise physiology, allied health assistant, dietetics, nursing, social work, youth work, community development, health promotion, aged/disability and mental health.

If your discipline is not listed, fill out the form below for more information.


Merri Health has agreements in place with many tertiary institutions to accept students from certain disciplines. 

Approval of any additional student placements on top of these existing commitments will depend on program capacity.

How to apply

Work experience
1. Complete the Expression of Interest form 
2. Send to along with any supporting work placement documents such as your resume or cover letter

Graduate and student placements
Register your details in the form below. It may take up to 2-3 weeks for a final response regarding placement availability.

If you have any questions, call 03 8319 7453.