Graduate Opportunities - Allied Health

Location: Townsville, Mount Isa and Longreach
Salary: Attractive remuneration of $73,978 - $78,426 plus additional superannuation, relocation, professional development and external supervision benefits!
Closing Date: 31 January 2023

Come for the life experience, stay for the lifestyle

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NWRH now has several fantastic opportunities for Graduate Allied Health Professionals to join their dedicated teams based in either Townsville, Mount Isa or Longreach, Queensland. To be considered, you must hold, or be in the final year of, a tertiary qualification in your relevant discipline. You must also be eligible for registration with AHPRA or your relevant Professional Association now, or upon graduation.

 Opportunities currently exist for:

  • Allied Health Assistants
  • Dietitians
  • Exercise Physiologists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Physiotherapists
  • Podiatrists; and
  • Speech Pathologists


  • Are you a recent Graduate looking for a diverse and challenging opportunity?
  • Are you excited by the idea of living and working in rural communities and making a real difference?
  • Join the leaders in the provision of community-based allied health working in far north and western Queensland
  • Multiple opportunities across various disciplines!
  • Attractive remuneration of $73,978 - $78,426 plus additional superannuation, relocation, professional development and external supervision benefits!

Why join us as a Graduate?

  • NWRH graduate positions are well supported with structured internal and external supervision and mentoring
  • The clinical case load is varied, giving great exposure to a range of different clinical presentations, allowing you to explore all areas of your discipline early on in your career
  • NWRH have a great team culture with many early career professionals across our business; this allows for strong friendships to be formed and a wealth of peer support being provided
  • NWRH have a large multidisciplinary team that you will work with, and alongside, at all times. Within your new graduate year, you will learn about other health disciplines, holistic health care and referral pathways that exist, allowing a wraparound service for your clients.

NWRH employ Senior Clinicians in each of the Allied Health disciplines, which will support you by:

  • Providing feedback about your clinical documentation and work-day structure
  • Providing regular one on one mentoring sessions
  • Organising peer group mentoring and discipline-specific in-services
  • Facilitating an online discipline-specific Microsoft Teams group, that allows you to ask your peers about clinical queries you might be experiencing within your case load
  • Providing work shadowing opportunities
  • Allowing you to drive your own success, work autonomously and become a successful and experienced Allied Health Professional

NWRH pride ourselves on growing our clinicians to be the best versions of themselves and provide career progression opportunities at all levels of our business.

We love our work - so will you!

Whether you are looking for a change of scenery, a new adventure or a chance to give back to the community, this is an opportunity to make a real and valuable contribution. Kick start your professional career, whilst gaining invaluable rural and remote healthcare experience. 

Successful candidates will receive an attractive remuneration package of $81,376 - $88,269 inclusive of 10% super, PLUS a host of further benefits including:

  • Salary sacrificing options up to $15,900; 
  • Leave loading of 17.5%; 
  • Rental Subsidy (Mount Isa and Longreach only); 
  • Annual Flight Home upon 12 months of service (If based in Mount Isa or Longreach);
  • Professional Development up to $10,000 per annum;
  • 5 weeks annual leave; and 
  • Relocation assistance.

Furthermore, you will have access to clinical supervision and ongoing professional development opportunities, with high-level support from your Team Leader and colleagues.

  • If you're a Graduate looking to cement a career with a recognised Health Services provider, in a rewarding and challenging role Apply Now!

    For more information about the roles and credentialing requirements please contact Human Resources on

    Please Note:

    • You must have the right to live and work in Australia to be considered for this role;
    • You will be required to travel by road and/or in small planes to communities distant from your catchment area on a regular basis, so must be comfortable with this aspect of the role.
    • A 'C' Class Driver's License (Manual preferred) is also an essential requirement
    • All final applicants will be asked to consent to a criminal record check and NDIS Worker Screening Check (if not AHPRA registered).
    • Indigenous Australians are strongly encouraged to apply; and 
    • We encourage people with disabilities who have relevant skills and experience to apply for any advertised vacancies.

    About NWRH

    A primary health care provider, NWRH are a standout in service delivery through:

    • Responsiveness 
    • Community Focus 
    • Local Approach 
    • Extensive Experience  
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Contact Officer: Christine Dillon

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