STUDENT INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

We are currently looking for a talented STUDENT DESIGNER (INTERIOR DESIGN / INTERIOR ARCHITECTURE) AS PART OF OUR INTERNSHIP PROGRAM. The voluntary position is open to eligible students who are required to gain working experience as part of their tertiary coursework. As part of the INTERNSHIP PROGRAM you will gain an insight into the workings of our design studio. We are seeking a talented, confident, and proactive individual with a passion for design and a willingness to engage with all aspects of our creative studio.
our studio:
  • award winning practice, with a mix of local + international projects.
  • focus on hospitality, food-retail, hotel and single-dwelling residential design.
  • approachable, friendly team.
  • focus on studio culture + communication.
  • core values to support a creative, energetic, reliable and passionate studio.
  • dog friendly studio space.
essential criteria:
  • you must be currently enrolled as a full-time student (Australian tertiary institution in interior design / interior architecture).
  • you must be required to fulfill work experience hours as part of your coursework curriculum.
  • this position is not suitable for recent graduates whom have already completed their studies.
mandatory skills required:
  • love of all things design, particularly hospitality interiors.
  • design flair, critical thinking, taking inspiration from sources beyond Instagram + Pinterest.
  • interest in being part of a collaborative design team.
  • ability to take direction from others & work autonomously.
  • exceptional visual, written + verbal communication and phone manner.
  • positive, confident, proactive, and methodical.
  • interest in learning all about local suppliers, manufacturers, materials and finishes, and resource libraries!
  • interest in visiting supplier showrooms!
application:
Please send your application BY EMAIL to our GROUP STUDIO MANAGER, TOMMY FORD  (no phone calls or drop-ins please) and include the following;
  • your name, email, phone number & location.
  • short CV (1 page maximum.)
  • short sample portfolio (1 to 3 pages maximum.) which may highlight your design work, look & feel inspiration boards, or artwork (max. 10MB file size).
  • the name of your tertiary institution & design course name (include the year you started studying, which design year/semester you are currently in, and the year you expect to graduate).
  • number of hours you must satisfy as part of your coursework.
  • desired date ranges (during semester, or holiday break).
  • desired day(s) per week.
  • contact email address for your design tutor & internship placement coordinator.
  • no phone calls please.
  • no face-to-face drop ins please.
  • no hand printed & posted applications please.
  • no agency or third-party applications please.
  • attach PDF documents directly to your email (max 10 MB file size). 
  • no download links please (Google Drive, Dropbox).
  • applications must be submitted to 
shortlisting:
  • we will do our best to respond to all students via email, however please be mindful that shortlisted candidates may be prioritised.