If you would like to volunteer with the Institute, you will be required to send through a CV, availability (dates/times) and confirmation of being an Australian citizen or permanent resident. Detailed instructions on how to submit these documents can be found here.
In addition, people wishing to become volunteers for Telethon Kids Institute will need to meet certain criteria, these requirements support volunteer participation and aim to ensure their safety and the safety of all others in the workplace.
Please be aware that Volunteers will not be able to volunteer in the laboratories, cryogenic facility, clinical suites at all work sites or bioresources.
This is for students that are undertaking a formal placement as part of their degree or a program.
If you wish to undertake a formal placement through your university, please send through a description (e.g. McCusker Centre, Aurora Intern, Biomed students) and any other placement-related documentation from your university/organisation. It is helpful to send through information about your proposed supervisor and/or team at Telethon Kids if this is confirmed.
Please contact StudentAdmin.SMB@telethonkids.org.au if you are interested in undertaking a formal work placement.
If you are a Year 10 student seeking work experience as part of your school’s work experience program, please send through any documentation from your school as well as preferred dates.
Please contact StudentAdmin.SMB@telethonkids.org.au if you are interested in undertaking your work experience at Telethon Kids.