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The Selwyn Institute for Ageing and Spirituality, Internships and Student Placements

Internships and Student Placements

We provide training and education opportunities for future generations of nurses and other professionals in the aged care field, reflecting our commitment to the care and wellbeing of New Zealand’s older generation.

Student placements

The Selwyn Institute facilitates clinical nurse placements throughout the Foundation for students enrolled with the following training institutions:

  • Auckland - The University of Auckland, Whitecliffe College of Arts and Design and AUT (Nursing, Paramedicine, Psychotherapy)  
  • Whangarei - Northtec
  • Waikato - Otago Polytechnic

Other student placements, work experience and internships are available within our care facilities during the academic year.


The Selwyn Foundation has provided internships to art therapists, psychology students and international students. Feel free to contact us if you are interested or would like further information.

Contact us about an internship or placement