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Have a union summer at ANMF

Have a union summer at ANMF

Past ANMF Union Summer participants

Are you aged 30 years or under and passionate about activism and social justice?

Union Summer is a paid three-week (3-21 February 2020) internship program run by Victorian Trades Hall Council (VTHC).

The program aims to develop your activist, advocacy and organising skills through a placement with ANMF (Vic Branch), training days at VTHC with other activists, and a research project.

This is a great opportunity for an ANMF student or graduate member to learn how the Branch provides industrial and professional support and representation to our 86,000 members.

What to expect

  • Visit an ANMF work site (e.g. hospital/facility) and meet delegates
  • Learn how to have an organising conversation
  • Attend a hearing at Fair Work Commission
  • Participate in a campaign event
  • Guest speakers from the union movement
  • Be given an overview of Branch organisational and structure, including rules
  • Exposure to VTHC Young Workers Centre
  • Conduct a research project of a topic of your choosing

Pay and conditions

  • Approximately $700pw (adult minimum wage)
  • You must be an ANMF member aged 30 years and younger
  • You must be available for the full three weeks 9am-5pm, 3-21 February 2020 (some outside hours may be required)

Complete the online application form and upload a recent resume by 5pm Friday 29 November 2019.