Work experience

Nillumbik is sometimes able to provide opportunities for work experience to students, providing an understanding of local government and exposure to a formal work environment. Expressions of Interest and enquires for Work Experience for year 11/12 secondary, TAFE and tertiary students can be made to

The maximum placement is two weeks per student for year 11/12.

Expressions of Interest must include your preferred dates of placement and the type of work experience you are interested in (for example the service or department of Council that interests you). To enable us to assist you, please submit your application as early as possible ahead of your desired placement dates.

Council is currently piloting a structured ‘work inspirations’ program with two local Nillumbik schools for year 9/10 students, and is not accepting applications for other year 9/10 work experience at this time.

Please send requests via email to

Enquiries can also be made to Human Resources on 9433 3382.