Professional Experience Unit

Contact us

Director, Professional Experience
Rob Metcalfe

E: Rob.Metcalfe@newcastle.edu.au
T: +61 2 4921 7823
F: +61 2 4921 6941

Assistant Director, Professional Experience
Secondary 
Angela Leyden

E: Angela.Leyden@newcastle.edu.au
T: +61 2 4913 8765

Placement Co-ordinator
Gillian Turnbull

E: Gillian.Turnbull@newcastle.edu.au
T: (02) 4921 5497
F: (02) 4921 6941

Assistant Placement Co-ordinator
Sue Evans (Mon - Wed)

E: Sue.Evans@newcastle.edu.au
T: (02) 4921 7121
F: (02) 4921 6941

Primary Placement Officer
E: peu@newcastle.edu.au
T: (02) 4921 6532
F: (02) 4921 6941

Secondary Placement Officer
E: peu@newcastle.edu.au
T: (02) 4921 7945
F: (02) 4921 6941

Early Childhood/MTeach Placement Officer
E: peu@newcastle.edu.au
T: (02) 4921 6631
F: (02) 4921 6941

Teach Outreach/Special Education Placement Officer
E: peu@newcastle.edu.au
T: (02) 4348 4108
F: (02) 4348 4088

The Professional Experience Unit manages placements across three Australian campuses, Callaghan, Ourimbah and Port Macquarie. Postal addresses are listed below.

Callaghan Campus

Location

Professional Experience Unit
HA60 – Hunter Building
The University of Newcastle
University Drive
Callaghan NSW 2308
Australia

Professional Experience and Teach Outreach forms can be scanned and emailed to peu@newcastle.edu.au

Ourimbah Campus

Location

Professional Experience Unit
HO1.30 - Humanities Building
The University of Newcastle
10 Chittaway Road
Ourimbah NSW 2258
Australia

Professional Experience and Teach Outreach Completion forms can be scanned emailed to peu@newcastle.edu.au

Port Macquarie Campus

Location

The University of Newcastle
70 Widderson Street
Port Macquarie NSW 2444
Australia

Professional Experience and Teach Outreach forms can be scanned and emailed to peu@newcastle.edu.au

Students can also lodge forms with the Administrative Officer, Student Hub AG22, Administration Building (A Block), Port Macquarie Campus.