We are an iconic provider of hospital-based healthcare, striving to deliver an exceptional standard of care
We comprise several hospitals, health centres, a nationally accredited education provider and a world-class research institute
We are a nationally accredited, hospital-based Registered Training Organisation - the only one of its kind in Queensland
We are part of a collaborative research institute with The University of Queensland and founding partner of the Translational Research Institute
This morning, 30 September 2021, Queensland Health announced changes to Clinical Placement. Students based in South Brisbane who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 can recommence scheduled clinical placement from tomorrow morning as outlined in SPOT. Any missed clinical placement shifts due to restrictions will be reorganised from Tuesday 5 October 2021.
Placement for students based in Townsville is not currently affected, however if this changes we will notify you as soon as possible.
Please visit the Queensland Health website to stay up to date.
If you have any questions about your placement or your studies, please speak to the team on 1300 070 350.
The health and wellbeing of students, classmates and educators is our number one priority. If you are feeling unwell, have recently returned from overseas, or have been in close contact with a person who has tested positive for COVID-19, we ask you to stay at home. This includes if you have:
If you have any questions or would like to speak to a Mater Education team member, please call 1300 070 350.
If you are required to present for COVID-19 testing, you can find a list of COVID-19 testing centres on the Queensland Health website.
You can also attend our COVID-19 Testing Clinic located on Stanley Street.
Mater Education students can visit the South Brisbane COVID-19 vaccination clinic as a walk-in appointment at the times outlined below.
Where—Level 4, Salmon Building, Mater Children’s Private Brisbane. See campus map here.
What to bring—Medicare card and Mater student ID card.
When—Wednesdays and Thursdays | 7 am to 3 pm
Alternatively, you can register for the vaccine here.
If you have any questions about your course, please call the Mater Education team on 1300 070 350. You can also continue to monitor the Department of Education, Skills and Employment website for updates on COVID-19 and the effect on education.
You can also stay up-to-date by monitoring the following channels: