Positions Wanted - Looking for a DT or Leisure & Health staff? Try here first!


This listing is free for Members of DTA.

Employers – always consider employing a DTA member first – half the selection work is done for you – these people have the passion and commitment to join their professional body and the professionalism to continue by ensuring they have completed at least 15 DTA PD points each year

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Current Positions Wanted

Student Placements Required

09/04/17 Student Internship 

My name is Janette. I am a soon-to-graduate student from Chico, CA, USA and I am looking for an internship in Australia during Autumn 2017. One of the requirements of the internship is that a certified therapeutic recreation therapist be on site. I am particularly interested in clinical or outdoor recreation internships. 

Please contact me at jnttrodriguez16@gmail.com or (916) 476-7267. 


10/01/17 Full-time or Part-time Diversional Therapy Position in Goulburn/Southern Highlands

My name is Brittany and I currently work full-time in a dementia specific aged care facility. My husband has accepted a new job in Goulburn and I am currently looking for an available DT job in the area. I have my Bachelor of Health Science Degree (Therapeutic Recreation). I still work at my current job which is a 1.5 hour commute. I am looking for a full-time or part-time diversional therapy position in the Goulburn/Southern Highlands area. I am passionate, self-motivated and a willing to learn young individual. If you know of any positions of the sort available, I would love to hear from you!

I can be contacted at britt.p.roberts@gmail.com or 0435 443 915.

Thank you in advance!


22/11/2016 DT Work Experience

My name is Lauren. I am an Occupational Therapist looking at doing diversional therapy or similar in the future and would like to gain some experience. I am from Sydney but currently in Fremantle WA until March 2017, and love to do some volunteer work or work experience with a DT for a few days.


11/08/2016 Student Placement

I am a senior at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, TN my major is sports management with a concentration in therapeutic recreation and my minor is psychology. I've been avidly looking for an internship in Australia and was wondering if anyone could help me with it?

I am looking for someone who is a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (or the equivalent of that) for at least one year. My internship would start in January 2017 and end in May 2017 and would consist of 560 hours total.

My contact information is:

Layne Hagy


Cellphone: 678-520-8239


09/05/2016 Student Placements Offered

Are you a student looking for a placement in an organisation that makes a difference? Apply for a placement at Able Australia today by contacting Natalia Stenkova on 07 5571 0344 or find out more at www.ableaustralia.org.au