There are currently 232 Aged Care job openings in Australia*. The average salary for an Aged Care job in Australia is $50,050.
The Australian Government Department of Employment estimates a projected employment growth to 2018 of 229,400 jobs for the Aged Care industry in Australia.
Gaining an Aged Care qualification will significantly increase your career prospects for Aged Care jobs in Australia. Studying an online course with an accredited Australian provider gives you the flexibility you need to study at your own pace.
Australia has a population of 23,625,031, with a total of 11,645,500 people currently employed. The average job seeker age for Australia is 37 years and the current unemployment rate sits at 5.7%. Part-time workers make up 46% of the workforce in Australia.
*Job openings in April 2020
Sources: Trovit Australia, SEEK, MyCareer, Labour Market Information Portal, PayScale, Open Universities Australia, Census QuickStats, Australian Jobs 2014 Report and 2014 Employment Outlook to November 2018 Report.
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