Choose your own Health Career

Are you thinking about a career in health but are not sure where to start?

Choose Your Own (CYO) Health Career will provide you with information about some of the most popular and in demand health careers in Queensland.

Health jobs are not just doctors and nurses working in hospitals – there is a whole world of job options available that could find you working in a health facility or in the community. Many of these jobs support health professionals by working directly with patients while others work behind the scenes, including roles in administration and even maintenance!

Before you start exploring CYO Health Career, there’s a few things you should know – see our Need to Know page.

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Vocational Education and Training

Vocational Education and Training (VET) is learning that provides you with the skills and knowledge for entering the workforce in various careers.

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Career Pathways

Learn about the career paths – or pathways – that will lead you to a health job, from entry level to more senior roles.

Where you start and where you finish are up to you!

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Job Profiles

What type of job are you looking for?

Will this job suit you?

And how much will you be paid?

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Personal Stories

Read about the experiences of young Queenslanders who are now working in the health sector – many who started their vocational education and training journey while still at school!

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Patient Journeys

Ever wondered how many people are involved in the care of one patient?

Follow the journey of our patients – you may be surprised!