​We offer a range of services to help make your transition to the Central Coast easier as well as continued programs that add value to your work experience.


Support services

Crackneck lookout on bikesWe provide services to ensure that you are well cared for during your employment with us including:

Employee Assistance Program (EAP). A free, confidential and professional counselling service for staff.

Carer support services support staff who are carers achieve a healthy work-life balance.

Fitness passport You and your family can enjoy access to a wide range of gyms and pools at one discounted rate.

Support for balancing breastfeeding and work. Central Coast Local Health District provides a flexible and consultative approach to support female staff in continuing to balance breastfeeding and their work responsibilities by;

  • Providing information on different work practices that promote and protect breastfeeding and or to assist their return to work after maternity leave.
  • Ensuring that facilities are available for the purpose of breastfeeding and/or lactation in work locations across the District, and
  • Providing female employees with access to flexible work, rostering and leave arrangements, including paid lactation breaks.

For more information:

External page link Breastfeeding in NSW: Promotion, Protection and Support

PDF Document Breastfeeding in the Workplace – Promoting, Protecting and Supporting (192 KB)

PDF Document Staff Brochure: Breastfeeding in the Workplace (501 KB)

PDF Document Directory of Breastfeeding Facilities for CCLHD Staff (75 KB)

PDF Document Combining Breastfeeding and Work - Staff Case Study 1 (183 KB)

PDF Document Combining Breastfeeding and Work – Staff Case Study 2 (512 KB)

Salary packaging

Help yourself to more of your income – an easy way to reduce your taxable income and give you more pay in your pocket. Claim up to $9094 tax free per year.

Meal entertainment also enables you to dine out with friends and family or hold a party and still keep more of your pay.

PDF Document Prosperity salary packaging flyer (337 KB)

PDF Document Why should I salary package? (397 KB)

PDF Document Prosperity smart drive (791 KB)

Coastal lifestyle

The Central Coast is renowned for its natural beauty, fantastic swimming and surfing beaches and relaxed lifestyle. It is only an hour's drive from one of the world's great cities, Sydney.

Central Coast tourismIf you want the best quality of life for yourself and your family, Central Coast Local Health District provides plenty of opportunities to achieve this, offering a high quality of life, outstanding employment prospects, high quality education and health care. This region is also blessed with fine weather, friendly people and a stunning and diverse natural environment.

Continuing development

We recognise that a well trained workforce is vital for providing high quality healthcare in a dynamic environment. We offer personal and professional training and development opportunities in a flexible working environment and one in which staff are respected.

We are committed to engaging staff and fostering an environment where innovative clinical and business practices thrive, where team work is acknowledged and achievement is recognised.

Relocation assistance

Welcome and Relocation Manual

PDF Document Welcome and relocation manual (1.8 MB)

We hope this booklet and the CCLHD Careers Website will assist you to make the transition into the workplace and our communities.

Useful resources

External page link Living in NSW

PDF Document 10 tips to help find rental accommodation (24 KB)

External page link Living in Australia

External page link Medicare - Australia Health Care System

External page link Australian Taxation Office

Overseas applicants

The International Medical Graduates (IMG) Orientation handbook will introduce you to NSW Health and what it means to be a doctor in NSW, as well as offering an overview of life in Australia.

PDF Document International medical graduates (IMG) orientation handbook(805 KB)

Comprehensive information about moving to NSW, developed by the Australian Government, Department of Immigration and Citizenship.

External page link Beginning life in Australia

If you are having issues relocating to the area and would like further assistance contact:

Strategic Recruitment Manager

P +61 2 414 192 268