​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Stickman Checklist image​Welcome to the Northern Sydney Local Health District (NS​​​​​LHD) New Starters webpage. This page will lead y​ou to key information you need in joining NSLHD and what you will be required to do when you start.​​


As new employees we welcome you to NSLHD and invite you to take the time to read about the benefits of working here. The Benefits checklist to the right will aide you in ensuring you get the most out of your employment and what offers are available at NSLHD. 


Orientation Program​​

Welcome to NSLHD. As a new employee of the Local Health District, you will be required to attend orientation, for both your department/specialty/stream and for NSLHD corporate orientation. Your new manager will be able to provide you with information pertaining to your department/specialty/stream orientation. ​


Staff Health Requirements​

Vaccinations are mandatory for anyone with patient contact including Boostrix (Diphtheria, Tetanus and Whooping cough) Measles, Mumps, Rubella, and a Hep B course. Anyone born overseas or who has lived in a high risk country for less than 2yrs needs to​ have TB screening. ​For more information, click here and read the information from NSW Health under the 'Health care worker vaccination' section.

BEFORE APPLYING Please download this document so we can provide some basic background for you, the candidate, to assist in your understanding of what to expect when applying for a role as well as some tips. 

Document Application Overview Process (PDF, 138kb)​​



NSLHD New Starter Kit

If you cannot find the information you are looking for, please contact Employee Services on (02) 8877 5333’ and we will be more than happy to assist!​