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Mitchell Turner
Bachelor of Nursing

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% PERCENTAGE OF PEOPLE IN THE HEALTHCARE AND SOCIAL ASSISTANCE INDUSTRY WHO ARE TERTIARY QUALIFIED.

SOURCE: ABS LABOUR FORCE 2014

WEEKLY AVERAGE EARNINGS

  • > $1,500
  • $1,201 - $1,500
  • $1,001 - $1,200
  • $900 - $1,000
  • < $900
  • $0
NURSE

$1,200
REGISTERED
MIDWIFE
$1,500
SPEECH
PATHOLOGIST
$1,500
OSTEOPATH

$1,500 +
PSYCHOLOGIST

$1,500
DIETICIAN

$1,500
SOURCE: ABS LABOUR FORCE 2014

CARERS, AGED AND DISABLED – THE LARGEST OCCUPATION WITH 113,000 WORKERS. EMPLOYMENT ROSE STRONGLY OVER THE FIVE YEARS TO NOVEMBER 2012, WITH 32,700 NEW JOBS. THIS OCCUPATION IS EXPECTED TO BE ONE OF THE STRONGEST IN GROWTH AS THE POPULATION AGES, WITH A PREDICTED RISE OF 27% TO NOVEMBER 2017.

SOURCE: ABS LABOUR FORCE 2014

JOB OPENINGS - 2014 - 2018

  • > 50,000
  • 25,000 - 50,000
  • 10,000 - 25,000
  • 5,000 - 10,000
  • < 5,000
  • 0
NURSE

REGISTERED
MIDWIFE
OSTEOPATH

PSYCHOLOGIST

SOURCE: ABS LABOUR FORCE 2014
11-outer 11

Health Care and Social Assistance industry is Australia’s largest employing industry, with 11.9% of workers.

SOURCE: ABS LABOUR FORCE 2014

FUTURE EMPLOYMENT CHANGE
NEXT 5 YEARS

FROM TO
NURSE 5.1% 8.4%
REGISTERED
MIDWIFE
8.5% 12%
SPEECH
PATHOLOGIST
8.5% 12%
DIETICIAN 8.5% 12%
SOURCE: ABS LABOUR FORCE 2014

OVER 5 YEARS TO NOVEMBER 2018, AROUND 712,900 NEW JOBS WERE CREATED WITH MORE THAN 100,00 IN EACH OF...

EMPLOYMENT GROWTH
5 YEARS TO NOVEMBER 2018
SOURCE: ABS LABOUR FORCE 2014

Healthcare and Social Assistance

270,200

Scientific & Technical Services

106,200

Admin & Safety

102,800

IN A SNAPSHOT

environmentCHOICE OF WORK ENVIRONMENT
heartHELP PEOPLE / REWARDING / MAKE A DIFFERENCE
travelTRAVEL ABROAD
peopleMEET AND SEE DIFFERENT PEOPLE
starWORK NEVER THE SAME
learningNEVER STOP LEARNING
freedomFREEDOM
ownOWN BUSINESS OPTION
flexibleFLEXIBLE
graphGOOD JOB GROWTH