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EMERGENCY

In an emergency, always call triple zero (000). It’s a free call from any phone, mobile or phone box.

For other urgent medical issues, go to an Emergency Department.

Our Emergency Departments are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week:

Our allied health staff enjoy an empowered allied health workforce with autonomy and responsibility.

 

Be part of an inclusive, engaged, and collaborative workplace where our clinicians promote a genuine caring team environment. You'll be supported to continue professional development through our strong focus on further training and education.  

 

We employ professionals across the following allied health services, including:

• Diversional Therapy
• Exercise Physiology
• Genetic Counselling
• Nutrition & Dietetics
• Occupational Therapy
• Radiation Therapy
• Pharmacy
• Physiotherapy
• Podiatry
• Psychology
• Radiography
• Social Work
• Speech Pathology  
 

We work across hospitals, community health and in-home care settings to help patient's lifestyle and independence by emphasising physical, psychological, cognitive, and social wellbeing. 

Work directly with patients of all ages and their families and carers, as part of a multidisciplinary team to optimise function and health outcomes. 

 


Explore current career opportunities in Allied Health in Northern NSW. 


Staff Highlights 

Tahnaye Newman
John Seach

Allied Health Graduate Program 

NNSWLHD is committed to building clinical capacity and competency for new graduates through the Allied Health New Graduate Program (AHNGP). The program is an innovative strategy to attract, grow and retain an allied health workforce in NNSWLHD.

The AHNGP is an opportunity to strengthen the allied health workforce by enhancing the clinical opportunities, education and learning culture within NNSWLHD with a focus on ‘growing our own’. 
Recruitment for the Allied Health New Graduate Program (AHNGP) starts in October each year.

Who should apply? 

Eligible allied health new graduates of social work, dietetics, occupational therapy, medical imaging, speech pathology and exercise physiology. 
 

Program length
The AHNGP is a 24-month comprehensive work-based program.
 

How to apply
Applications will open in October 2024. 

Learn more about our Allied Health New Graduate Program.


Scholarships and Cadetships

Rural Allied Health Assistant Scholarship Program

Rural Allied Health Assistant Scholarship | HETI (nsw.gov.au)

Rural Allied Health Undergraduate Scholarship

NSW Rural Allied Health Undergraduate Scholarships | HETI

NSW Rural Allied Health Clinical Placement Grants

NSW Rural Allied Health Clinical Placement Grants | HETI

Allied Health Rural Generalists Program Level 1

Allied Health Rural Generalist Program (Level 1) Scholarship - Round 2 | HETI (nsw.gov.au)

Allied Health Rural Generalist Program Level 2

Allied Health Rural Generalist Diploma Rural Practice (Level 2) Scholarship | HETI (nsw.gov.au)

NSW Rural Allied Health Postgraduate Scholarships

NSW Rural Allied Health Postgraduate Scholarships | HETI


Explore current career opportunities in Allied Health in Northern NSW.  


Other related pages: 
Working in Northern NSW 
Rural Health Workforce Incentive Scheme 
Employee Benefits
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