Careers in Country SA

Country SA provides high quality, safe and innovative health services to rural and regional South Australia. We are committed to growing better country health services close to home. See our inspirational video which showcases our mission, vision and values and the services we provide to ensure we are the best rural health service. Discover more about our vision and values.

Discover a diverse career with Country SA

Are you looking for an employer that can offer you a meaningful, rewarding, diverse and long-term career path?

Look no further than Country SA.

The possibilities are endless when it comes to the roles available, and the locations you can choose to work, from small country hospitals, to expanding community health centres in regional centres, to State-wide positions, there are many opportunities on offer with Country SA.

Why should I consider a career in the country?

A country career can give you exciting and more diverse working experience, help you develop and retain a broader set of clinical skills, allow you to build relationships with patients, develop an interest in a specific area of expertise, undertake further training and professional development, be part of a friendly and supportive community, meet new friends and see the real impact of your work in the health of the local community.

Whatever your skill set or qualifications, there is a role that will be right for you with Country SA. But don't just take it from us, watch and listen to some of our staff telling their own career stories in the videos below.

Video Stories

Nursing & Midwifery

Discover the story of Lauren, a Registered Nurse in Whyalla and Amy, a Clinical Services Coordinator in Crystal Brook


Allied Health

Understand Lerissa's experience as a Physiotherapist in Whyalla and Claire's story of working as a Paediatric Physiotherapist in Port Augusta.

Medical - Non-Surgical

Listen to the career story of Dr Nigel Stewart - a Paediatrician in Port Augusta



Where can I work in the country and what is it like?

Moving to the country can be a daunting experience for some, but getting to know the region can help you to feel more comfortable about your decision.

There are many beautiful and varied landscapes throughout South Australia, featuring many unique, vibrant and close-knit communities.

If you are considering applying for a position in the country, please read the following stories from other Country SA team members, which will give you a sense of what life is really like for Country SA staff.

Read the below Regional Testimonials online, or download and print these for later reading.

  • Regional Testimonials
  • Port Augusta
  • Whyalla
  • Mid North
  • Riverland
  • Adelaide Hills


Current opportunities

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