Allied Health

Student teaching a patient to walk during a clinical placement

ACT Health offers a range of Clinical Placement options for Allied Health and Allied Health Assistant students and trainees.

Allied Health staff aim to provide comprehensive clinical placement opportunities and excellence in student supervision.

Allied Health Student Placement Information

ACT Health offers Allied Health placements for:

Students from Universities and Other Education Institutions. These placements are arranged by the education institution. Students must discuss the establishment of any ACT Health placements with their school clinical placement coordinator.

Current ACT Health Employees, who are undertaking a student clinical placement in a service or location that is different to their current position.

Health Professionals wishing to undertake:

  • observation placements in the workplace,
  • refresher training in order to re-enter the workforce,
  • registration exams or placements.
Health professionals including ACT Health employees are referred to as trainees on this website. Please contact the Student Clinical Placement Unit to discuss placement options

Want to Know More?

There is some essential information that students and trainees need to know prior to commencing placement within ACT Health. Please use the links below to find out more about our student and trainee clinical placements.

Information for:

Student and Trainee Essentials -

Pre-placement requirements -

Other Opportunities

Professional advice including careers information

ACT Health employment

Calvary Health Care ACT employment

School work experience students, please contact the Work Experience Facilitator on 02 6244 3418 or by email at

This website was developed with the assistance of Queensland Health.
Queensland Health, Queensland Government 2005-2007.
Reproduced with permission.