Kick start your job search: Best job boards in the Northern 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 Northern Territory and the public service.

Public Service Jobs

If you are looking to work in the public service in the Northern Territory, the NT Government site is the place to start. It features a variety of jobs from across the public service, suitable for people with a variety of skillsets. Positions range from those in government departments to police and other emergency services and engineering.

The site also includes a job search feature which allows you to search by department, salary, location and whether the work is full-time, part-time, casual, permanent or temporary.


There are many career possibilities across local government. LGA Assist and Careers At Council are specialist job boards which are ideal for those who are looking to work in local government. Both sites allow you to search for council jobs across the Northern Territory and nationally. In addition, the sites also allow you to search according to job type and employment type (.e.g whether the job is full time or part time).


Are you a healthcare professional wanting to work in the Northern Territory? Look no further than the Northern Territory Public Health Network site. The site features positions from across the health industry including GPS, nurses and allied health workers. Included on the site is a job search function, which enables users to browse jobs according to location and occupation.


If you are seeking an education career in the Northern Territory, the Teach In The Territory site is the best place to look. The site lists a range of teaching jobs available across the Northern Territory, including primary, secondary and early childhood. The site also includes a job search feature, that allows users to search for jobs according to region.

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