Other considerations

Before you commence your Work Integrated Learning (WIL) activity you should think about what might influence your position.

Social Media

With the wide use of social media, the following guide can assist you to manage your digital identities:

Financial costs associated with your placement or project

You should be advised about any additional costs to meet the requirements of a placement or project before you start. These may include:

  • police checks
  • working with children checks
  • immunisations
  • health checks
  • first aid certificates
  • personal protective equipment requirements
  • travel and accommodation costs for field trips and placements.

Other commitments

You should also consider the impact the placement or project may have on other commitments including:

  • childcare arrangements
  • other employment
  • study commitments
  • transport arrangements.
  • medical emergency action plan.