The enviable Australian lifestyle and climate are just two of the reasons junior doctors should consider working for NSW Health.
New South Wales (NSW) is considered Australia’s premier state, packed with many of the countries iconic attractions, from the magnificent Sydney Harbour to the pristine wilderness of our national parks and world-renowned beaches.
The Australian lifestyle isn’t hard to sell. But the many international junior doctors (called Junior Medical Officers or JMOs here) who have already joined our workforce tell us NSW Health’s professional development opportunities have been equally rewarding.
NSW Health can help you become the best doctor you can be.
As Australia’s largest healthcare system, we employ more than 122,000 staff in 220 public hospitals across the state. Whether you choose the city life, or to explore opportunities in our
rural and regional areas, you will be mentored and supported by leading specialists in their fields, working within state-of-the art facilities. Check out a map of our Local Health Districts to become more familiar with New South Wales.
There’s never been a better time to turn your career, life and travel goals into reality.
The 2023 clinical year in Australia started on Monday 6 February 2023.
To apply for positions for the 2024 clinical year, the main round of the JMO recruitment campaign opens 18 July 2023 and closes 8 August 2023. Second round advertising will open 3 October 2023 and close 19 January 2024. Non-campaign roles are also available outside of these periods for contracts of up to 12 months.
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Advice for international applicants.
To work as junior doctor in NSW, all applicants must:
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