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Kick start your job search: Best job boards in the Australian Capital Territory

Are you looking for work? Not sure where to start? No matter the industry or location, the internet is where you should begin your search. Studies have revealed one of the most common ways people find jobs is online. Sites such as Seek, Indeed or LinkedIn can be valuable resources for locating and comparing jobs across a range of industries and locations. However, there are a range of other industry and location-based job boards that you may never have even thought about.

Today, we are going to look at some key job boards with an emphasis on the Australian Capital Territory and the public service.

Public Service Jobs

For those looking to work in the public service, the Australian Capital Territory has plenty of options.

As the home of the nation’s capital, there are many federal public service positions available in the Australian Capital Territory. These include roles in administration, communication and finance. You can search these on the APS Jobs website. The site allows you to search jobs across the Australian Capital Territory and nationally by department and classification.

The ACT Government also has a range of positions available. No matter which area of the public service you are interested in, The ACT Jobs  site is a good place to start. Included on the site are a range of positions including in government departments and administration. The site includes a job searching feature. It allows you to search according to agency, and whether the work is temporary, permanent, full-time, part-time or casual.


Are you a health professional looking for work in the Australian Capital Territory? The ACT Health website should be your first port of call. It features jobs across the health industry including nurses and specialists. The site includes a job search feature, which allows you to search according to job category.


Are you seeking an education career in the Australian Capital Territory? the ACT Education site is the best place to look. The site allows you to browse available education jobs in the territory. These include teaching and administration positions.

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