You now have access to all forms and placement materials on SONIA. If you have uploaded a copy of your report, it can also be accessed at anytime by you on SONIA.

If this is your first time using SONIA, we ask that you follow the step by step process below:

1. Please ensure that Sydney Student has your current address and contact details.

2. Click on the Checks tab above and enter your Working with Children Check Number (WWCC#) and expiry date. Hit Save once it has been entered.

3. Click on the My Details tab above and check that the Topic is the area that you have not successfully completed a placement in. If that information is incorrect then please contact your professional experience co-ordinator (contact list is below).

4. Click on the Placements tab above and click on the purple Preferences button. Please proceed into the preferences section and enter up to five preferences from the available list. You will only be limited to two preferences from any site. Hit Save once preferences has been entered.
NB: If you have submitted a Specific placement form for a school then please disregard of Step 4 as you will be manually placed.

If you have any questions or problems regarding this database then please come to the counter on Level 3 and speak with Alex Hector who will be available for troubleshooting and feedback.



Primary Co-ordinator
Mayen Benson
E: profexp.primary@sydney.edu.au
P: +61 2 9351 4134

Secondary Co-ordinator
Sharon Mose
E: profexp.secondary@sydney.edu.au
P: +61 2 9036 9540

Early Childhood Co-ordinator
Mayen Benson
E: profexp.earlychildhood@sydney.edu.au
P: +61 2 9351 4134

Manager of the Office Professional Experience & HPE Co-ordinator
Alex Hector
E: profexp_manager@sydney.edu.au 
P: +61 2 9351 7047