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Why AIHW is a great place to work

AIHW provides a range of benefits to its employees including competitive salaries, policies and practices that support work-life balance, and premises in a great location. It's a small friendly agency where the Director knows everyone by name.

Equal opportunity employer

We are committed to providing a supportive and inclusive workplace for everyone, and support the following Australian Public Service diversity strategies:

Competitive salaries

Work-life balance supportive policies and practices

  • Flextime
  • Part-time work (almost 30% of our staff work part-time)
  • Home-based work policy
  • Accredited breastfeeding friendly workplace


  • Free parking
  • 5 minutes from Belconnen by car, 10 minutes from Civic
  • 10 minutes from Belconnen or Civic by bus—and we're near the Action Blue Rapid Civic–Belconnen route so there are buses every 5 to 15 minutes
  • Surrounded by parklands, with nature walks, outdoor seating


  • New, energy efficient building
  • Sit-stand workstations 

Social activities

  • Lunch time and evening sports (soccer, handball, netball, etc)
  • Lunch-time Pilates and Yoga classes
  • Corporate gym membership program
  • Active Social club with regular planned events

Happy to help

The AIHW is also committed to assisting the community. We are a registered member of Red25, a unique giving program by the Australian Red Cross Blood Service. Together, Red25 members work towards ensuring that 25% of Australia's blood donations are secured.

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