Future workforce initiatives encourage Northern Territory-based school students to consider taking up a career in health; they also encourage university health students across Australia to practise in the NT after they graduate.
Future workforce initiatives include the:
This kit provides information for all students considering a career in medicine, nursing, allied health and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health. This includes information about applying to study, finding accommodation, applying for scholarships and financial support, and understanding the range of health jobs available in the NT.
University students wanting to participate in our future workforce initiatives need to first join their University’s rural health club. Each club has a multi-disciplinary focus and runs activities each year to help their student members learn more about rural health.
The rural health clubs in the Northern Territory are:
Find out about clubs in other states on the National Rural Health Student Network website.
Future Workforce Coordinator
t 08 8982 1069
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