Victorian Institute of Sport


If you are looking for an exciting career in the sporting industry, working with great people in a supportive environment with fantastic employee benefits, the VIS is the place for you!


No current vacancies.


The VIS offers traineeships for students to gain valuable practical experience in preparing elite athletes, working alongside some of Australia’s leading coaches, experts and administrators.  We offer traineeships in the following areas;

Trainee placements range in duration from 12 weeks to a year and are located within the world class VIS facilities at Lakeside Stadium in Albert Park, Melbourne.

Sport Science Student Placement 2017

VIS Sport Science Student Placements offer an exciting opportunity to gain valuable practical experience within the daily training environment of elite athletes, delivering specialised Sport Science support and working under some of Australia’s leading applied Sport Scientists.

The placements are open to 2nd and 3rd year undergraduate and postgraduate students studying an Exercise Science (or equivalent) degree. More>

Sport Science Honours Research Program 2017

This position will be located within the VIS Sport Science Department and Victoria University’s College of Sport and Exercise Science / ISEAL. The selected student will be directly supervised by a VIS Sport Scientist and Victoria University (VU) staff member to deliver ssed sport science services to VIS athletes in conjunction with conducting an applied research project as part of an Honours Degree with Victoria University. More>

Strength & Conditioning Placement 2017

The VIS Strength and Conditioning Department offer an exciting opportunity for prospective S&C coaches seeking to gain valuable practical experience in preparing elite athletes and working alongside some of Australia’s leading S&C coaches.

This placement opportunity is open to current undergraduates, graduates or postgraduates of Exercise Science (or equivalent) degrees. More>

Work Experience

Please note, we are unable to offer work experience opportunities to secondary school students.