AUSTRALIA


Teaching Areas: Elementary, Secondary, Special Ed, Physical Ed, All Majors
Available Dates: April - June, August - December
Housing: Host family (cost is approximately $200 AUD per week)
Additional Notes: Placements cannot exceed 12 weeks due to visa and immigration regulations.
All placements in Australia require a visa BEFORE making flight arrangements.

Find out more about Australian visas here: http://www.border.gov.au/Trav/Visa-1


Country Specific Information

Recommended Readings

  • Jellicoe Road by Melina Marchetta
  • Cloudstreet by Tim Winton
  • Picnic at Hanging Rock by Joan Lindsay
  • Seven Little Australians by Ethel Turner
  • The Harp in the South by Ruth Park
  • Power Without Glory by Frank Hardy
  • I Can Jump Puddles by Alan Marshall

Adelaide

*All students completing a placement in Adelaide will require a History Screening. Find out more information from your overseas coordinator and at the following link History Screening - South Australia.


Darwin

*All students completing a placement in Northern Territory schools (Darwin) require a “Working with Children’s" or "Ochre" card.  Learn more and complete the form at Working with Children - Northern Territory


Geelong

*All students completing a placement in Geelong will require a Working with Children Check. Find out more information from your overseas coordinator and at the following link Working with Children Check - Victoria 


Melbourne

Newspaper Link

Herald Sun
The Age

Tourist Information

Official Tourist Site
Visit Victoria
Visit Australia
City of Melbourne

*All students completing a placement in Melbourne will require a Working with Children Check. Find out more information from your overseas coordinator and at the following link Working with Children Check - Victoria 


Perth

*All students completing a placement in Western Australia schools (Perth) require a “Working with Children’s" check.  Learn more and complete the form at Working with Children - Western Australia



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