Kick start your job search: The best job boards in New South Wales

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 New South Wales and the public service.

Public Service Jobs

 Are you looking for a career in the New South Wales public service? I Work For NSW is the New South Wales Government’s comprehensive job board for those looking to work in the public service. The site allows you to search for jobs across the New South Wales public service according to location and category as well as agency and salary. The site is suitable for those with a range of experience and skillsets, featuring jobs across government departments, education and health and more.


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 New South Wales 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 looking to kick-start or continue a teaching career in New South Wales? The Teach NSW Job Feed is just the place for you. The site is updated weekly and lists selected primary and secondary teaching positions  as well as principal and assistant principal roles. The positions advertised are located across New South Wales and divided into the following categories; rural and remote, temporary, and permanent opportunities.


Are you looking for a career in the health industry?  NSW Health has it’s own job board, ideal for health professionals. The site allows you to search according to category (e.g nurse or specialist) location and health agency. In addition, you can search for permanent, temporary, full-time, part-time  or casual positions.

Regional NSW

Do you want to work in regional New South Wales? For those who want to live in regional areas I Work For NSW  includes a feature which allows job seekers to search specifically for jobs in regional New South Wales. In addition, the Department Of Regional NSW site has a job searching feature that allows users to search for jobs in regional New South Wales based on category, employment type and location.

Do you need assistance applying for your next position? No matter your industry, Public Service Resumes can help you tailor your resume or cover letter to the job you are applying for. We can also help you ensure you address the key selection criteria for your position.