This is Australia?s largest and fastest growing industry, employing over 1.5 million people. It covers health services like hospitals, GPs, dental and ambulance services, as well as services like child care and aged care. Many workers are female and part-time work is common. Education is important if you want to work in this industry. Jobs like nurses and doctors need a university degree, while child carers and aged care workers need VET qualifications.

Job Profiles

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Aged and Disabled Carers

Aged and Disabled Carers provide general household assistance, emotional support, care and companionship for aged and disabled persons in their own ho...

  • $1,265 Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Anaesthetists

Anaesthetists provide direct medical care to patients requiring general or local anaesthesia for surgical, diagnostic and other procedures such as pre...

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Audiologists and Speech Pathologists

Audiologists and Speech Pathologists provide diagnostic assessment, treatment, rehabilitative services and management of human hearing defects, and co...

  • $1,827 Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Child Care Centre Managers

Child Care Centre Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the activities of childcare centres and services including physical and huma...

  • $1,272 Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Chiropractors and Osteopaths

Chiropractors and Osteopaths diagnose and treat physiological and mechanical disorders of the locomotor system and tissue strain, stress and dysfuncti...

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Commercial Cleaners

Commercial Cleaners clean offices, residential complexes, hospitals, schools, industrial work areas, industrial machines, construction sites and other...

  • $904 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Cooks

Cooks prepare, season and cook food in dining and catering establishments.

  • $1,068 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Medium skill Skill Level

Dental Assistants

Dental Assistants prepare patients for dental examination and assist Dental Practitioners, Hygienists and Therapists in providing care and treatment.

  • $1,116 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Diversional Therapists

Diversional Therapists plan, design, coordinate and implement recreation and leisure-based activity programs to support, challenge and enhance the psy...

  • $1,018 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Medium skill Skill Level

Domestic Cleaners

Domestic Cleaners clean and tidy private dwellings such as houses, units, flats, apartments and townhouses.

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Enrolled and Mothercraft Nurses

Enrolled and Mothercraft Nurses provide nursing care to patients in hospitals, aged care and other health care facilities and in the community, and as...

  • $1,426 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • High skill Skill Level

General Clerks

General Clerks perform a range of clerical and administrative tasks.

  • $1,073 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Indigenous Health Workers

Indigenous Health Workers assist with the coordination and provision of health care delivery to Indigenous communities.

  • $1,578 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • High skill Skill Level

Kitchenhands

Kitchenhands assist kitchen and service staff in preparing and serving food, and clean food preparation and service areas.

  • $1,000 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Massage Therapists

Massage Therapists perform therapeutic massage and administer body treatments for health, fitness and remedial purposes.

  • $1,038 Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • High skill Skill Level

Medical Laboratory Scientists

Medical Laboratory Scientists conduct medical laboratory tests to assist in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease.

  • $1,871 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Midwives

Midwives provide care and advice to women during pregnancy, labour and childbirth, and postnatal care for women and babies in a range of settings such...

  • $2,204 Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Nurse Educators and Researchers

Nurse Educators and Researchers provide clinical and theoretical education to and promote professional development of nurses and midwives, and conduct...

  • $2,192 Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Nurse Managers

Nurse Managers manage health service units and sub-units of hospitals, aged care and community health care facilities, supervise nursing staff and fin...

  • $2,292 Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Nutrition Professionals

Nutrition Professionals apply the science of human nutrition to assist people to attain better health and to help prevent and treat various illnesses ...

  • $1,992 Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Occupational Therapists

Occupational Therapists assess functional limitations of people resulting from illnesses and disabilities, and provide therapy to enable people to per...

  • $1,569 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Office Managers

Office Managers organise and control the functions and resources of offices such as administrative systems and office personnel.

  • $1,490 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • High skill Skill Level

Optometrists and Orthoptists

Optometrists and Orthoptists perform eye examinations and vision tests, prescribe lenses, other optical aids and therapy, and diagnose and manage eye ...

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Other Medical Practitioners

Other Medical Practitioners includes occupations such as Dermatologists, Emergency Medicine Specialists, Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, Ophthalmolo...

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Other Technicians and Trades Workers

Other Technicians and Trades Workers includes a wide variety of occupations such as Divers, Interior Decorators, Optical Dispensers, Optical Mechanics...

  • $1,146 Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • Medium skill Skill Level

Physiotherapists

Physiotherapists assess, treat and prevent disorders in human movement caused by injury or disease.

  • $1,444 Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Podiatrists

Podiatrists prevent, diagnose and treat disorders of the feet.

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Psychiatrists

Psychiatrists diagnose, assess, treat and prevent human mental, emotional and behavioural disorders. Psychiatric Registrars training as Psychiatrists ...

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Registered Nurses

Registered Nurses provide nursing care to patients in hospitals, aged care and other health care facilities, and in the community.

  • $1,909 Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Social Workers

Social Workers assess the social needs of individuals, families and groups, assist and empower people to develop and use the skills and resources need...

  • $1,829 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Specialist Physicians

Specialist Physicians diagnose and treat internal human disorders and diseases using specialist testing, diagnostic and medical techniques. Medical Re...

  • $4,976 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Switchboard Operators

Switchboard Operators operate telecommunication switchboards and consoles to assist callers establish telephone connections, and receive caller inquir...

  • $1,586 Weekly Pay
  • Decline Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level
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