Ready to apply for a role with us? Here’s everything you need to know
We’re always looking for more talented people to help us create better health services across South Western Sydney.
We also want you to thrive in a role with us, and that means feeling prepared from the get go. From the application process to onboarding and beyond, we strive to make your experience as smooth and enjoyable as possible.
So, are you ready to belong in a supportive team where you’re seen, heard and empowered to be your best?
Here are all your recruitment questions answered.
→ I am unable to apply online. What other options do I have to submit my application?Hide
→ What if my details change after I’ve submitted my application?Hide
→ Do you encourage students or graduates to apply?Hide
Yes, we are a great career choice for people just starting out! We encourage applications from students and graduates whose studies and interests align with our roles, services, projects and programs.
→ I’ve applied for a role - what happens now?Hide
Our recruitment team will review your application and assess your skills, experience, and achievements against our hiring requirements. If your application is shortlisted, we’ll contact you via phone to discuss your application further and to understand a bit more about you and provide you with further details of the recruitment process and next steps.
Should your application not progress through the shortlisting stage, we’ll send you an email to let you know.
→ Do you respond to all applicants?Hide
Yes. We will let you know once we’ve received your application, and we’ll keep you updated via email on your progress.
→ How long does the selection process usually take?Hide
It may take us up to two weeks to review your application – we need to ensure we get the right person for the right role. It also depends on the number of applications we receive.
→ Can I check my application status?Hide
Yes. Whilst we do make every effort to keep you informed of how your application is progressing, if it has been more than three weeks from the date applications closed, you are welcome to contact the Recruitment Team directly via email or give us a call at 02 4632 3000.
→ How do I inform the recruitment team that I need special accommodation for my interview?Hide
→ What happens during the interview?Hide
Your interview is an opportunity for us to get to know you, your unique skills and experience, and what impact you can have at South Western Sydney PHN. It’s also a great opportunity for you to get to know us.
During your interview, we’ll ask a number of general and behavioural questions. You’ll also have an opportunity to ask us some questions so that we can better understand each other. You may then be asked to join us for a second interview. This is all part of our commitment to ensuring the role is right for you, and you’re a good fit for South Western Sydney PHN.
→ What happens if my application is successful?Hide
If you’re successful after the interview process, we’ll make you a verbal offer. We may also ask you to provide contact details for your referees and submit a background check.
Upon your acceptance of the offer, and the satisfactory completion of reference and background checks, we’ll share more with you about the fantastic team at South Western Sydney PHN and the work we do so that you can look forward to beginning your healthy career with us.
→ Is my application confidential?Hide
Yes. The information you provide is used for employment purposes only. Your details will be treated confidentially.
→ I’m interested in joining South Western Sydney PHN, but there isn’t a suitable role for me right now.Hide