Careers

We have roles for people who want to be challenged and inspired.

The Agency leads and provides direction in developing digital health, bringing the Australian health system into the digital century.  It is responsible for the national digital health strategy including the design, development, delivery and national operations, while the Commonwealth Department of Health is responsible for national digital health policy.

The Agency will handle any personal information that you submit as part of a job application in accordance with the Privacy Act 1988. This includes your CV and any other personal information that you submit to the Agency via its website or by post, email, telephone or in person.

The Agency may also collect personal information about you from your nominated referee(s). The Agency will only use the personal information that it has collected in order to consider and facilitate your application for employment. If your application is not successful, the Agency may keep your personal information on file and may use it to contact you about other employment opportunities that may be of interest to you.

If you wish to access or seek correction of the  information that the Agency holds about you, or you do not want the Agency to keep your application on file, please contact careers@digitalhealth.gov.au. For more information on the ways the Agency handle your personal information, how you can access and seek correction of the information, how privacy complaints can be made and how the Agency deals with such complaints, please see the Agency Privacy Policy.

In addition to the roles advertised below, additional positions vacant can be viewed on our recruitment partner websites.


We have roles for people who want to be challenged and inspired.


Non-ongoing Employment Register [DH_001]

Looking to work with the Australian Digital Health Agency? Register your details here for any non-ongoing opportunities which may arise in the future

Contract or Temp, Sydney, Brisbane, Canberra

Key areas:

  • Non-ongoing positions
  • Sydney, Brisbane, Canberra

The Australian Digital Health Agency (the Agency) is currently seeking people with a desire to make a difference to health outcomes, who are passionate about the use of digital health to meet these goals and have the relevant experience to deliver solutions in a highly complex stakeholder and technical environment.

The Agency maintains a register to assist in filling temporary (non-ongoing) employment opportunities for periods of up to 12 months in our offices in Canberra, Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne.

The register is used by the Agency to search for suitable candidates when a vacancy arises. These positions are often required to be filled at short notice, and may be full-time, part-time or casual. Casual positions are intermittent with hours and working days varying with business requirements.

If you are interested in working with the Agency but do not see any vacancies that match your current skill set, please submit your resume and cover letter by clicking the ‘Apply now’ button below.

Your details will be kept for a period of up to 12 months, though we recommend reviewing your application every 5 to 6 months to ensure your information is correct and up to date.

We endeavour to contact you if a suitable position arises, however also encourage you to apply for suitable vacant positions that are advertised.

Please note: You must have the right to live and work in Australia to register