Aboriginal employment

We are committed to building the Aboriginal workforce and provide a range of opportunities for Aboriginal people. Aboriginal staff members work across all areas of the Local Health District. Employment opportunities, including traineeships and cadetships are available in areas such as:


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  • oral health
  • medical
  • administration
  • management
  • social work
  • security
  • physiotherapy
  • patient support services
  • occupational therapy
  • health education
  • public health

PDF Document Aboriginal Workforce Programs (1.38 MB)

We provide services in a range of settings where you can apply your skills and knowledge including the hospital setting and community-based services such as youth health, mental health, sexual health or drug and alcohol services.

External page link Aboriginal employment plan launched in Terrigal

Community involvement

We also strive to be actively involved in the community, participating in a range of activities to promote career and employment for Aboriginal people on the Central Coast, including careers expos, NAIDOC week activities and the successful Ngura Program.

If you are interested in being part of our workforce or know someone of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent who wants to work in health please contact the Aboriginal Employment Coordinator for more information on 02 4320 3519.

Useful links

External page link Aboriginal Workforce in NSW Health