Career Choices

Careers with the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)

One employer, many great opportunities

You might have thought of the DHHS just employed Doctors and Nurses but the Department can offer you a wide range of career opportunities - have you considered a career in any of the following areas:

  • Health policy
  • Youth justice
  • Public and environmental health
  • Alcohol and drug services
  • Emergency and non-emergency patient transport
  • Special needs accommodation
  • Administration
  • Human Resources
  • Management
  • Information Technology
  • Finance
  • Customer service  
  • Mental Health Services Careers

We also do of course have many roles available for health professionals in a diverse range of fields and settings from acute hospitals to providing services in peoples homes or jumping in a 4WD to work on the rugged west coast.

The DHHS stands out from other Government Agencies because of the wide variety of careers we can offer you. That's why we say…

One employer, many great opportunities

  • Diverse career pathways
  • Attractive and flexible employment conditions
  • Professional and personal development
  • Assistance with further study and education
  • Opportunities to start or build a career, or re-enter the workforce
  • Challenging, inspiring and rewarding roles, and
  • The opportunity to make a difference

DHHS, the start to your great career

Explore the possibilities…..

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