Student Placement for a career in disability

In involves equipping them with the necessary knowledge, skills, and attitudes to support individuals with disabilities effectively.

Studying in disability field related Couse and want on field experience?

Student placements at expert care services provide the opportunity to apply the theory and skills you’ve learnt while studying, in a professional and dynamic workplace.

How To Apply

To be considered for a Student Placement, please complete the online application and attach the following documents:

Document Checklist
  1. Resume
  2. Certificate of Currency – public liability insurance to cover your placement – you must be enrolled in a course to apply
  3. Current Working With Children Check (New Application – NSW Working with Children Check)
  4. Current Police Check (less than 12 months old) AFP Application (
  5. 100 points of identification (Driver’s license, Passport, or VISA). National Police Check 100 point checklist (
  6. Working Visa/Student visa/ Permanant residency
Our Mission is to Understanding Disabilities

Provide students with a comprehensive understanding of various disabilities, including physical, sensory, cognitive, and developmental disabilities, Teach them about the specific Characteristics, Challenges, and strengths associated with each disability type.

Preparing students for a career in disability requires an ongoing commitment to learning and staying updated with the latest research, best practices, and advancements in the field.

Here are some key areas to focus on when preparing students for such a career:
Understanding Disabilities

Provide students with a comprehensive understanding of various disabilities, including physical, sensory, cognitive, and developmental disabilities. Teach them about the specific characteristics, challenges, and strengths associated with each disability type.


Legislation and Policies

Familiarize students with local and national legislation and policies related to disability rights, accessibility, and inclusion. This includes laws such as the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) in the United States or the Equality Act in the United Kingdom.


Inclusive Education

Emphasize the importance of inclusive education and the role of educators in promoting inclusive practices. Help students understand how to create a supportive and inclusive learning environment for students with disabilities.


Individualized Education Plans

Teach students about the development and implementation of Individualized Education Plans, which outline specific educational goals and accommodations for students with disabilities. Provide them with strategies for working collaboratively with parents.


Assistive Technology

Introduce students to various assistive technologies and devices that can enhance the Independence and leaming of individuals with disabilities. Familiarize them with the latest advancements in assistive technology and how to effectively integrate it.


Communication and Collaboration

Emphasize the importance of effective communication and collaboration when working with individuals with disabilities, their families, and interdisciplinary teams. Teach students how to communicate sensitively, adapt their communication styles.



What makes us different

Mental health experience

Gain a hands-on industry experience.


Expand your professional network.


Boost your career opportunities.

Nurse Graduate program preparation

Learn more about Student Placement

To apply, please complete the online application by clicking on

Students who wish to complete a work placement with Expert Care services will need to provide a copy of their resume, a clear police check, a Working with Children Check and 100 points of ID.

Student placement opportunities are available at:

  • Shared Living Homes
  • Short Term Accommodations (Respite)

Yes, you must be at least 18 years of age to complete student placement at Expert Care services.

Student placement creates the opportunity to:

  • Gain new skills and knowledge
  • Boost career prospects
  • Enjoy a sense of achievement and fulfillment
  • Develop personally and boost self-esteem
  • Connect to and better understand the community
  • Meet new people and make new friends

Once we receive all the documentation with your application, we find out what opportunities are available through Expert Care services and contact you.

There sure is, we’ve created an employment pathway for students that successfully complete their student placement.