Are you an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander university student studying full-time and looking for an opportunity to gain industry experience in your study field? The First Nations Cadetship program may be the opportunity for you!
The First Nations Cadetship program aims to provide Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander university students with paid employment in a role that relates to their field of study for 10 weeks per year, for up to three years. Our programs are run year-round, meaning we can flexibly fit in during your semester to ensure your cadetship is the right fit for you.
The 10-week program enables students to gain a professional industry experience alongside their studies while providing the employer with enthusiastic young professionals looking to make an impact in the workplace.
Eligible students will receive a Study Allowance of up to $12,000 per year (GST exclusive) and a Book and Equipment Allowance of up to $1,000 (GST exclusive) per year.
During the program, cadets are supported by AFL SportsReady First Nations mentors who provide cultural, personal and career support when required.
To learn more about becoming a cadet or employing a cadet, click below:
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