rural job vacancies

Yarram & District Health Services – Grade 1 or 2 Social Worker

Yarram & District Health Services in Gippsland are looking for a graduate social worker. See the following document for more details: Advertisement-Social-Worker-Mat-Leave-position-Nov-21-1


The RUPSEY Centre” – Speech Pathologist

The Rupsey Centre is seeking expressions of interest for a Speech Pathologist to join our team. The Rupsey Centre provides centre, home and school based intervention within Nathalia, Shepparton and surrounds.

This position would suit someone looking for flexibility in their home / work life. This position is also suitable for a new graduate who is interested in a broad caseload.

Expressions of interest are sought from someone interested in:

  • Adult / Paediatric Clients (according to interest and skill)
  • Clinical Supervision / Support to upskill in client intervention (as required)
  • Varied supported case load
  • Flexible work location – home or office based
  • Pay rate based on experience

For the right person this position is flexible in hours and days and would ideally suit someone returning to the work force or a clinician wishing to broaden their intervention skill base.

Please contact Tammy on 0408328900 with any questions or for a discussion or email .

Applications by 21/12/21.


Goulburn Valley Physiotherapy

GV Physio in Shepparton are hiring!

See the job ad on Seek for more details: HERE.

Any queries, please contact Brenton Kiel or by phone on 03 5821 7486.


The Bridge Youth Service

The Bridge is currently hiring for 3 positions, in Shepparton & Wallan. Please see the link HERE (under ‘current vacancies’) for more details and how to apply.


Services for Rural & Remote Allied Health (SARRAH)

SARRAH advertise rural allied health job vacancies on their website HERE.


RWAV (Rural Workforce Agency of Victoria)

RWAV advertise rural jobs for nursing and allied health on their website

They also distribute a monthly newsletter that advertises individual jobs, and highlights rural health professional stories. To subscribe to RWAV News, visit here.



CRANAplus exists to ensure the deliv­ery of safe, high qual­i­ty pri­ma­ry health­care to remote and iso­lat­ed areas of Aus­tralia.

Visit their employment page here for rural and remote jobs.

They too have a monthly newsletter that advertises rural employment vacancies, education, conferences, research and industry news. To subscribe, visit the webpage here.


Health Service Vacancies

Links to some of the job/careers pages for rural health services are listed at the bottom of this page.


Ramsay Health – Shepparton Private Hospital

Physiotherapist vacancy within the allied health team at Shepparton Private Hospital. Please see the job ad below for more details:

This will be an exciting opportunity to hone skills in acute, rehabilitation (both inpatient & outpatient), and orthopaedic physiotherapy. The successful applicant will be highly supported, coached and mentored in order to achieve their best.

The Great Divide - Exploring the mental health landscape in rural and remote Australia

Why work rurally?

See the video below, which discusses why health professionals are needed in rural and remote areas.

Rural graduate opportunities and support

Many rural organisations provide support to new graduates. See below for information, provided to Going Rural Health, of support that is offered by rural organisations to new graduates they employ. This list is not extensive, and not the only support available. If you would like to add your organisation’s information to this page, please email


Bass Coast Health Physiotherapy Graduate Year 2022: Graduate Physiotherapist Application Booklet – v2SRO & PD-PHYSIO-00xx Physiotherapy Graduate Year

Total Physio Group Shepparton

NCN Health

Proactive Physiotherapy Cobram

Optimum Physiotherapy Wodonga


Short Course Internship Program for Physio Students interested in Private Practice

Ben Doyle, a physiotherapist from Proactive Physiotherapy in Cobram, has developed a short course internship program for 4th year physio students or physio new graduates who are interested in going into private practice, upskilling for this and/or finding out more about if a private practice role would suit them.  See this link for more information:

Regional/Rural Health Careers Facebook Pages and Websites

Hume Health Careers Facebook Page

This page is a collaboration between Health Services located within the Hume Region and is managed the Northeast Health Wangaratta Recruitment Coordinator.



Ballarat Health Services

NCN Health


Maryborough District Health Service


East Grampians Heath Service


East Wimmera Health Service


Wimmera Health Care Group


West Wimmera Health Service