Gerard Jefferies - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Gerard Jefferies

MSoc Wk Qld.UT, BSocSc(Human Services) Qld.UT

  • Lecturer & Field Education Coordinator, Social Work
+61 7 5456 5891
Office location
Sunshine Coast
Gerard Jefferies


Gerard arranges and coordinates field education placements for students in both the social work and the human services programs. Gerard's prior work experience includes mental health, drug and alcohol rehabilitation, youth justice and homelessness.

Field education placements offer students the opportunity to integrate their theoretical knowledge in a practical work setting which can include non-government and government settings.

Professional memberships

  • Queensland Branch Management Committee, AASW

Gerard Jefferies specialist areas of knowledge include work based placements, workplace learning requirements and social work

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