The AIHW has finalised the Enterprise Agreement (EA) voting process and on 5 February 2024, our staff voted in favour of the proposed EA [PDF 1.24MB]. The EA has now been submitted to the Fair Work Commission for review and approval.

Conditions of engagement for AIHW employees are set out in the:

Employees must meet the conditions of employment as described in the AIHW Enterprise Agreement [PDF 412KB]. The conditions of engagement at the Institute may vary depending on the length and type of  engagement. As a prospective employee, you are told of exact conditions when you are given your formal offer of engagement. These may include the need for some or all of the following:

  • Australian citizenship
  • satisfactory completion of a 6-month probationary period  Probation Policy [PDF 242kB]
  • a character clearance (usually from the Australian Federal Police)
  • a health clearance (might not be required for short engagements).