Job hunting information
Employers in this sector look for those who are caring, compassionate and empathetic, and can communicate clearly.
During 2019 health care rebates changed for some natural therapies, which affects consumers accessing these services. For anyone wanting to start their own business in the health care and related industries, they should check government regulations and health care rebates.
Some occupations in the health care industry require University qualifications, including Doctors, Paramedics and Registered Nurses. Other occupations require vocational education and training qualifications, including Enrolled Nurses, Pharmacy Technicians, and Dental Assistants. Further research is important to understand what type of education pathway is right for your chosen occupation.
Many roles in the health industry are with Government health services, and this is a great place to start job hunting. There are also many local health services that you could contact directly to find out how they hire staff. You should also look at private hospital and clinics websites.