Box Hill Institute has partnered with Benetas, a leading not-for-profit provider of aged care services, providing the opportunity for students to forge a long and successful future in Aged Care. Benetas is one of Victoria’s leading not-for-profit providers of residential care, in-home care, respite care, housing services and retirement living. Benetas provides older people, their families and carers with outstanding levels of customer service and individualised care when they need it.

With over 1,400 staff and 400 volunteers, Benetas cares for more than 4,000 older people each year through an integrated range of community, home-based aged care services as well as residential care and accommodation across Melbourne, the Mornington Peninsula and regional Victoria. Benetas is dedicated to advocating on behalf of all older people and has an extensive Research and Advocacy Agenda.

Box Hill Institute and Benetas are working together to develop highly skilled and professionally qualified aged care workers, to assist in fulfilling the high level of demand in this essential industry.

The industry endorsed Aged Care and Home and Community Care courses at Box Hill Institute present excellent employment prospects for Box Hill Institute graduates. A feature of our courses is that students will gain work placement at a range of organisations including Benetas. A number of our graduates will also have the opportunity to gain future employment with Benetas.

The courses at Box Hill Institute are designed to meet the needs of the complex and carefully regulated Aged Care industry, and will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to make a meaningful contribution in this chosen field, and gain satisfaction from your work.