Nurses and midwives provide care and support for patients, women and families in many different clinical and community environments.
Nursing and midwifery are exciting and rewarding careers, offering diversity, flexibility and opportunity across NSW, from the cities to regional and rural environments.
For information on pay rates and conditions of employment for NSW nurses and midwives refer to the
Public Health System Nurses' and Midwives' (State) Award.
Rural nursing is an exciting and rewarding option. Working with diverse patients and with great
autonomy and variety, rural nurses become integral members of their community.
Build your nursing career in mental health and provide skilled,
compassionate, person-focussed care that makes a difference.
As an enrolled nurse you will have a rewarding career with opportunities to work across a range of clinical and community environments.
Registered nurses have a fast paced, challenging and rewarding role that allows you to choose from a wide range of career opportunities.
A career in nursing or midwifery allows you
to care for your community and make a real difference to the health and wellbeing of our
Experience a dynamic and rewarding career in midwifery. Midwives share
the journey from pregnancy to parenthood with women and their families.
Take your nursing career to the next level as a nurse
practitioner and see the difference you make – every day.
We are committed to supporting nurses and midwives to realise and reach their full leadership potential at every career stage.