Providing education and support to deliver better outcomes for children and families in permanent care and adoption

Current Vacancies

Job Vacancies

We currently do not have any employment opportunities.

Student placements

The Permanent Care and Adoptive Families provides placement opportunities for tertiary students seeking to complete field placements or experiential learning placements.  Students have the opportunity to actively participate in a range of projects, programs and services undertaken by PCA Families to respond to the needs of our members.  Students are sought from a range of discipline areas, spanning social services, social planning and policy, youth affairs, community development and ranging all the way to marketing, communication, business and computer studies.

Further information on projects for 2013

How to apply
Contact PCA Families at or on telephone (03) 9020 1833.

Placement length and confirmation
PCA Families is able to consider tertiary placements of any length.  Placements will be considered in the context of PCA Families’s relevant needs.  Students will be contacted regarding their placement application within a week of its receipt.

Designated staff within PCA Families will be responsible for the supervision of students, in accordance with PCA Families’s policies and procedures.

All placements are based at the offices of the Permanent Care and Adoptive Families in Collingwood, Victoria.


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Donations enable PCA Families to continue to deliver high quality programs in support of the home-based care and adoption community. Donations over $2.00 are tax-deductible.