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What it's like to work for us

Working for Queensland Health

Find out what it's like to work for the public health system in Queensland.

Our culture and values

We are a values-based organisation that provides a diverse, inclusive and supportive work environment.

Opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples

We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply for all our roles.

Workforce attraction incentive scheme

The new workforce attraction incentive scheme will bring more frontline health workers to communities across Queensland.

Professional development

There are training opportunities for all our staff.

Employment directives

Find out about our heath employment directives (HEDs).


Find out who was appointed to advertised positions that were published within the last 4 weeks.


We have several types of leave for our employees including annual, sick, carer, parental, domestic and family violence, career, long service and purchased.

Joining a union

We encourage our staff to join a registered union. It doesn't matter if you work as a casual or permanent staff member, part time or full time.

Private practice

Information about private practice arrangements for senior medical staff working for Queensland Health.

Last updated: 19 June 2023