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Work Experience Program

Thank you for your interest in undertaking work experience with Blacktown City Council. Some of the most popular work experience placements take place in the following areas:

  • Library Services
  • Child Care Centre's
  • Business Technology
  • Finance
  • Engineering
  • Key Venues (Leisure and Aquatic)
  • Human Resources
  • Records
  • Public Relations
  • Events
  • Open Space eg. Park Maintenance and Gardening
  • Trades
  • Customer Service

Work experience is unpaid on-the-job training and participants will be treated as volunteers. Work experience placement requests are considered in the order that they are received by the business.

Council is committed to providing meaningful work experience opportunities. We see it as a valuable contribution to the community and we will do all that we can to make it a professional, enjoyable and successful program.

Intake Dates

Blacktown City Council accepts applications for work experience all year round, however most areas will only accept one student at a time.

How to I apply for a work experience placement

Application for work experience
Note: Fields marked with an asterisk * are mandatory.

Eligibility for work experience placements is normally from students that are currently studying at High School who are currently in Years 10, 11, or 12; TAFE students or University students.
Details of applicant
Please complete the following:
Please tick why you would like to undertake work experience with Blacktown City Council?: * (required)

Please tick to confirm eligibility: * (required)

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Council provides work experience in the areas listed below. Please select your areas of interest: * (required)

If you are not provided with Insurance, please wait until we secure you a place before you purchase insurance.

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