Fields of Internship
Paid Internship Fields: Tourism & Hotel Management/ Culinary Management/ Farming/ Retail
Based on new regulations placement contracts can only be for 6 months; applicants who choose the 12 months placement program will be secured a second placement for the second term of the program duration.
Hourly Wage / Monthly Income
The allowance differs depending on the sector, company, position, and weekly hours worked. But generally, the hourly wage is between 16 AUS – 25 AUS.
USEH will assist the participant with temporary accommodation arrangements depending on the need/interest of the participant. Some employers will provide onsite accommodation; some will offer offsite accommodation assistance. In case of onsite accommodation employer will provide up to one week accommodation on site. If no accommodation is offered USEH will assist the applicant with a 2 day hostel accommodation arrangement if required by the applicant at participants cost.
All participants are required to have travel insurance for the duration of their internship. Without the medical insurance, you will not be issued a visa. The program fee does not include insurance fee; it is applicants own responsibility to arrange his/her health insurance policy from their home country before they leave for the program.
Before traveling to Australia, applicants will be provided orientation information regarding the environment, living conditions, cultural differences/similarities, general work environment, and visa confirmation procedures.
The visa process and approval will be completed by Australian Immigration Services. The participants will join the program under Working Holiday (412) or Work & Holiday Visa (462). When the candidate is approved for the visa, the related confirmation authorization letter will be submitted by USEH to the participant to be endorsed with his/her passport at the local Australian Embassy/Consulate. Please see below the list of countries eligible for this visa process.
Applicant is responsible of his/ her own flight ticket. USEH will assist in planning the travel dates.
Program Start Dates
Year-round applications are possible. The official application must be completed at least 12-16 weeks in advance of the desired starting date.