Student Placements

As part of its commitment to the education and empowerment of the community, MECA provides placement opportunities for those studying tertiary level courses with a practicum component. MECA provides support, mentoring and supervision to those hoping to compliment their academic education through practical experience. Students who complete their placement at MECA can expect to make a valuable and long-lasting contribution to our dynamic team through activities that may include face to face work with clients, casework, activity planning, administration, project management, program development, event co-ordination, or group sessions.

In the past MECA has sponsored students from a wide range if institutions including TAFE, Universities and private colleges, as well as those studying online through distance education. We have previously received placements from students studying:

Community Services
Counselling
Youth Work
Human Rights
Event Management
Business Administration
Education
and many more

Interested in completing your placement with us?