Placement Education Setting
Thank you for supporting a Swinburne University student during their placement. This site provides all placement related information for Pre-service Teacher Coordinators and Mentor Teachers.
- Pre-service teachers are required to shadow their mentor teacher and attend on a full time basis or a minimum of 38 hours per week. This also must include a minimum of 25 hours contact time with children per week
- Placements cannot be completed in a school or early childhood setting where Pre-service Teachers are are employed or where their family members or close friends are employed or attend
- Placements must be completed in a consecutive block.
Please select the Pre-service Teachers course for further details. The Pre-service Teachers course information is detailed on the Acceptance of Placement Form.