Foundation Jobs connect university students and recent graduates with businesses offering paid technology jobs.
Explore the following roles. Apply or call us on (02) 8296 7700 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
University Student Programs
Connecting University Students with Technology Companies and Careers
Our mission is to connect Australian students who are studying technology related degrees with businesses who can provide careers in technology. Through a system of work experience, scholarships, internships and entry level jobs, the Foundation has created a framework that has helped 6,500 students receive internships since 2001.
Companies That Want You
Are you still studying at university? Then you can apply for a scholarship / paid internship
Tech Projects We Support
Building a sustainable pipeline of STEM skill for the digital jobs of tomorrow in a national priority which requires a long-term commitment. The ACS Foundation brings together Australian schools and the technology industry. Our projects facilitate students hearing directly from recent graduates, technology companies so they can arrange work experience, mentorships, and internships that match their areas of curiosity.
BiG Day In
Each year 7,000 primary and high school students join in a Big Day In Tech Event. Hundreds of startups and well-known tech companies connect with students to help guide year 9-12 students into tomorrow's innovative jobs. The Big Day In Jr, takes hands-on technology into primary schools at the Year 4-6 level
The ICT Career Wheel and Map
Watch how 22 recent graduates started their careers in the Australian technology scene. Learn tips and hints and hear how the ACS Foundation has supported their journey. Use the ICT Map to plot your journey from school to degree to employment.
The ACS Foundation helps students seeking an ICT Career. This support includes a resume building and interview skills course delivered in partnership with IT Masters and Charles Sturt University. Helping students hone their job search techniques helps build Australia's work-ready graduate pipeline.
According to the 2018 Seek Salary Survey, IT Architecture has just replaced mining as the highest paid profession and IT professional jobs make up 6 of the top 20 highest paying roles in Australia. Foundation Jobs provides roles that are designed to help students get their foot in the door so they can grow their career in this lucrative industry.