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Working for Western NSW Local Health District

Thank you for your interest in working with us and living in our great region.

We have a rewarding career waiting for you in a collaborative, professional team where empowerment, openness and respect are valued most and learning and creativity are both encouraged and supported.

We offer a variety of benefits including: 

  • diverse career pathways for both clinical and non-clinical professionals 

  • opportunities to start your dream career, change career paths or re-enter in to the workforce

  • challenging, rewarding and inspiring roles

  • learning and development opportunities including certified online and face-to-face courses delivered through Health Education & Training Institute (HETI)  

  • salary packaging including expense benefits, novated leasing, relocation assistance and entertainment cards and more! 

  • flexible working arrangements (part-time and job sharing) 

  • allocated days off (ADOs) for full-time staff 

  • payroll deductions 

  • paid maternity and parental leave (subject to a qualifying period) 

  • paid study leave (subject to approval) 

  • participation in a range of wellbeing programs 

  • opportunities to work across departments and on projects (contingent on approval) 

  • access to a Fitness Passport membership for you and your family 

  • the opportunity to work across a wide variety of work settings in regional, rural and remote areas 

  • access to professional employee assistance services – the WNSWLHD Employee Assistance Program 

  • state of the art technology and facilities to support innovative care strategies 

  • the opportunity to make a difference!

We are blessed with a highly skilled, diverse and passionate workforce, committed to improving the overall health of our communities. As a new health professional to our District, you will become a part of this world class team. 

With so many reasons to join us, y not make it you

​Learn more about us, our CORE Values and the Living Well Together initiative .


Scott McLachlan

Chief Executive, Western NSW Local Health District