General Application

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Your Information

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Personal Information

Have you ever worked for Defence Health in the past?



Were you referred by a Defence Health employee? Please provide their name?


Additional Information

Are you currently permitted to work in Australia/New Zealand?

What department at Defence Health interests you? (Please hold “control” to select more than one item)

Defence Health department

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What type of position are you seeking? 

Why would you like to work at Defence Health? 

Resume and Questions

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Work and Education History

Employment History

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Education History

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Recruitment Privacy Statement



  1. Defence Health is committed to ensuring the privacy of your personal information. The following statement explains how we manage your personal information for the purposes of processing and considering your application for employment.
  2. Defence Health is an equal opportunity employer and seeks to select the best individual for the job based on appropriate relevant qualifications and experience. For more information on equal opportunity visit the Australian Rights Commissions website: http://www.humanrights.gov.au/.
    1. Standards and Guidelines

    2. Types of information we collect

  3. We collect personal information provided by you when you apply for a role with us. The types of information we may collect include:

    - information from your resume or application form – including your name, address, contact details (such as phone numbers and email addresses), skills and other employment history details;

    - academic transcripts or qualifications;

    - referee details as provided;

    - information collected during the interview process;

    - other miscellaneous information that is disclosed by you;

    - pre- employment check information; and

    - prior injuries that may affect the inherent requirements of the role.

  4. We usually collect this information directly from you, through the Defence Health careers website, from referees, or indirectly through recruitment agencies.
    1. Sensitive Information

  5. Sensitive information is a special category of personal information. It is information about your ethnic origin, political opinion; membership of political association or religious beliefs, affiliations or philosophical beliefs; membership of professional or trade association or membership of trade union; sexual preferences or practices; criminal record; health or disability. Sensitive information can, in most cases, only be disclosed with your consent. If we do have to collect sensitive information, we will do so in accordance with the Australian Privacy Principles.
    1. How this information is used

  6. The personal information you provide to us for the purposes of your application will be used by our recruitment team during the course of the recruitment and selection process.
  7. We may distribute this information internally to the relevant Defence Health staff who are involved in the particular recruitment activity.
  8. We may disclose your personal and sensitive information to your referees and other persons you nominate or mention in your application.
  9. We will not disclose your personal information to a third party without your consent, except as provided by this statement or otherwise required by law.
    1. How this information is stored and for how long

  10. Once the recruitment and selection process is complete your information will be held and stored in a secure location.
  11. If you are the successful applicant your information will be retained on your personnel file.
  12. If you are an unsuccessful applicant your information will be retained for a period of twelve months after which time your information will be destroyed.
    1. Updating or correcting your personal information

  13. We take all reasonable steps to ensure that your personal information is accurate, complete and up to date. To assist us, please contact our recruitment team if any of the details you provided have changed.
    1. How to make a complaint

  14. If you believe that information we hold about you is incorrect, or if you have concerns about how we are handling your personal information, please contact us and we will make all reasonable efforts to correct your information.
  15. If you wish to seek access to, or request correction of the personal information we hold about you, please contact us.
    1. Contact Us

  16. If you would like further information about how we handle your personal information during the recruitment process, please contact a member of our recruitment team on 03 8679 1132.

In submitting your application you are agreeing to your personal information being used as outlined in the above statement.

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