Department of Communities, Disability Services and Seniors

For students

We have opportunities in city and regional locations and across a range of service areas including:

  • Community Services
  • Disability Services
  • Corporate Services such as Human Resources, Information Technology etc.

Applications are assessed on a case-by-case basis and due to high demand, we cannot guarantee that all requests can be met.

If you are successful in securing a placement with us, criminal history screening processes apply, including blue card and yellow card screening where applicable. 

If you have lived in New Zealand for a period of 12 months or more in the past 10 years additional screening may be required.

We do not accept requests from international students for student placements or work experience.

If you are seeking paid employment please visit Smart Jobs and Careers.

  • Student placements

    We provide student placements for students currently enrolled in degree studies that contain a mandatory placement component to satisfy curriculum learning and study outcomes.

  • Work experience students

    We provide unpaid work experience opportunities for a set period of time to assist students' transition from study to work.

Is your feedback

Please submit your comments on the department's Compliments and Complaints section.

Please submit your comments on the Queensland Government website Contacts form.