Employment opportunities

Current allied health opportunities

We are currently seeking motivated and dynamic individuals in the following professions:

  • Therapy assistants
  • Audiology
  • Clinical psychology
  • Health promotion
  • Medical imaging
  • Dietetics
  • Occupational therapy
  • Podiatry
  • Pharmacy
  • Physiotherapy
  • Psychology
  • Social work
  • Sonography
  • Speech pathology

Allied health teams are typically based in regional and district centres across Western Australia, in either a hospital, community, mental health or aged care setting.  Allied health teams provide services to the town in which they reside, as well as outreach services to surrounding communities.

Allied health professionals in the WA Country Health Service (WACHS) provide a full range of services across the continuum of care, from preventative to acute. There are opportunities to work in a specialised field of health care or as a generalist practitioner.

All permanent and contract allied health positions within WACHS are advertised online at www.jobs.health.wa.gov.au. Simply type your discipline in the keyword text field and click search. For P1 positions in the disciplines of physiotherapyoccupational therapyspeech pathologysocial work and dietetic, please apply to the relevant recruitment pool. For more information about allied health careers and recruitment pools at WACHS, please refer to our applicant information pack

WACHS also offers a range of opportunities for locum/short term allied health professionals.

Allied health team locations

Allied health professionals are employed across country Western Australia, typically in regional or district centres.  Major sites include (but are not limited to):

  • Kimberley:  Broome, Kununurra, Derby
  • Pilbara:  Hedland, Karratha, Newman, Tom Price
  • Midwest:  Geraldton, Carnarvon
  • Goldfields:  Kalgoorlie, Esperance
  • Wheatbelt:  Northam, Narrogin, Merredin, Jurien/Moora
  • South West:  Bunbury, Collie, Busselton, Manjimup
  • Great Southern:  Albany, Katanning, Denmark

Last Updated: 29/07/2021