Explore your true passions, ignite your career with our graduate program.

As a new graduate, entering the workforce can be daunting, but we’ve got you! 

Our dedicated 12-month graduate program, Everyday Flying Start has been designed just for you. Be supported to explore your passion and aspirations and build your confidence to become a trailblazing social model therapist, with opportunities to continue your journey with us through leadership and specialist clinical pathways. 

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You’ve done the hard work at university, now we’re here to get your career off to a flying start. 

When you join the Everyday Flying Start program no two days are the same. You’re offered a diverse caseload, exposure across disciplines and unrivaled career progression.  

Begin your career with other graduates across the country, as you embark on a tailored 12-month development program that combines on the job learning with formal training, as well as individual mentoring and coaching along the way. 

You’ll also be supported by the broader Everyday Independence team – from administrators who assist with managing appointments and allied health assistants who help you achieve greater outcomes, to industry leaders across disciplines you can learn from.  

Over the course of those 12-months, as you apply what you’ve learned at university, we’ll expand your clinical skills and social insights so that you are well on your way to becoming a confident social model worker. You’ll make a positive impact on the lives of your clients by helping them to engage more in everyday life. 

Days 1 – 3

Introducing you to our family

Meet other graduates, the broader team and our leaders.

Weeks 1- 6

Deep dive into the social model

You’ll take part in scenario-based learning and put that into practice as you support your very first clients and their families.

Week 6

Pause and Relax

Relax and unwind with other new graduates on a Wellbeing Day.

Months 3-6

Hone your craft

You’ll be supported by some of our best therapists to dive deeper into your discipline and build your clinical skills.

Month 6

Team Challenge

To stretch your learning and thinking, Everyday Independence’s Executive Leadership team will set you up with an organisation-wide challenge, with some great rewards waiting at the end!

Month 6-12

Take charge of your future

Hone your skills and have a 1-1 with our dedicated Career Coach to discuss your future with us.

Month 9

Give back

Join other new graduates on a volunteering day.

Month 12


You’re ready to take off as a social model therapist.

“I was nervous about my first full-time job afteplacement, but each day at Everyday Independence has made me more confident. I’ve got mentors I can call on Zoom, therapists from other disciplines who support me and answer all my questions, and online modules I access. The regular meetings with other therapists help me feel connected.” Siena, OT.

There’s no better start to your career than with Everyday Independence 

On top of a package that includes a competitive salary, retail discounts, access to a car to get you out into the community, technology to keep you connected, and an Employee Assistance Program, you can also expect: 

  • To hone your craft with our Centre for Excellence and on-demand learning  
  • Access to industry leaders and on the job training 
  • A dedicated Career Coach and internal career pathways 
  • A support team who has your back – from administrators and operational leaders to therapy mentors and allied health assistants 
  • Genuine work-life balance and regular social events through our Everyday perks! 

Ready to join us? Here’s how 

Show us why you’re passionate about making inclusion possible for all Australians, regardless of ability.  We want people who are driven, adaptable, keen to learn and want to be part of something bigger – we’re more than just a job, we’re trailblazers who want to leave an impact.  

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Get in touch with our team today

If you’re not ready to apply but would like more information about our graduate opportunities, complete the form below and a member of our Talent Acquisition Team will reach out to answer any questions you might have.

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