Work Experience Placements

'Everyone has something to teach, everyone has something to learn’

Work Experience @ Bass Coast Health

The Learning and Development team leads a culture of life-long learning for a diverse and innovative workforce that embraces best practice at all career stages. We strive to increase the knowledge and skills of our current and future workforce by facilitating access to learning, development and growth opportunities thereby supporting the provision of safe, high-quality care.



Bass Coast Health (BCH) participates in work experience programs for Secondary students in non-clinical areas and limited VCAL placements within the clinical environment. The purpose of this program is to maximise prospects for work experience students to gain valuable experience and learning opportunities within the public health sector.

The work experience student program is planned and implemented to ensure a coordinated approach across departments with consideration shown to service delivery requirements, availability and capacity of employees to supervise the placement and the learning objectives of the student.


Application Process 

Expressions of interest for secondary school work experience placements will only be accepted between 1st February - 31st March each year for placements dates between June and August.  VCAL and FLOW placement requests can be submitted at any time throughout the year. 

Please complete the below form and return to and the Learning & Development Team will be in contact. Please ensure you read and understand the guidance documented under the eligibility section of this document prior to returning your application.