Gain experience while at university through the WorkReady Program

Develop the skills employers want and get the edge in the job market, build your networks, and learn about what it is like to work in a professional environment. You can choose from already advertised positions or you can source your own.


Get involved

To get involved* in the WorkReady Program, simply:

  1. Register

  2. Find and view advertised placements and Volunteer opportunities

  3. Attend a WorkReady Drop-in session to discuss experience opportunities with a WorkReady Officer.

*To be involved you must be an enrolled student at Flinders University so we can insure you for Public Liability, Personal Injury and Professional Indemnity at no cost.

If you have any further queries please contact the WorkReady Officer on Tel: (08) 8201 2832 or by email.


WorkReady Drop In Sessions

Attend a drop in and receive assistance in finding work experience, and sourcing your own placement, and getting prepared for your placement.

Please bring:

Drop In sessions times** 

Wednesday- Times to be advised  

Thursday - Times to be advised  

(please note there will be no drop-ins from 5 Dec 2016 - 11 Jan 2017 inclusive. For assistance please contact us 8201 2832 or by email).

Find us in Flinders Connect

**No sessions are available on public holidays.  Times are subject to change depending on staff availability, so contact our office first if you are making a special journey. Tel: (08) 8201 2832 or by email.

Please remember to register with WorkReady prior to attending a Drop In.




Volunteering is available to students at all year levels as well as graduates.

Explore our Volunteering pages to find a volunteer opportunity to suit you, your skill development needs, your community engagement objectives and your personal goals.

Make the most of your work experience - count it towards the Horizon Award

You can earn up to 120 points towards your Horizon Award for your WorkReady placement.

The Horizon Professional Development Award is a University award recognising your participation in activities that expand your professional capacity, employability and graduate potential.

Awards are presented at exclusive events twice a year attended by staff from across the University as well as industry and professional guests.

Join the Horizon Award now.