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Requirements to work in Australia

If you are looking to work in Australia with Amicus Recruit you will need to have the following:

A social work degree or equivalent
A drivers licence
24 months qualified social work experience within a    statutory team
An enhanced CRB check
Eligibility to work in Australia

For information on visas and how to apply, please visit the Australian Department of Immigration website.

As a qualified social worker or social care professional, you may be eligible for membership of a professional association - The Australian Association of Social Workers or The Australian Institute of Welfare and Community Workers.


If you are interested in learning more about the exciting locum and permanent opportunities available in Australia, please contact us and a member of the team will be in touch shortly to discuss your requirements and the vacancies available.

Phone the team: +613 9530 2433

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Returning to Australia from the UK

Rachel Hales is a social worker from Australia and works in the UK for Amicus Recruit as our Candidate Services Officer.

If you are working in the UK with Amicus Recruit and are considering returning to Australia, Rachel is on hand to facilitate your return.

Whether you are returning to Australia permanently or for an interim period, Rachel would be delighted to make an appointment with you to discuss your career plans, and to discuss what locum and permanent opportunities we have available via our Australian office.

This meeting is also an excellent opportunity for you to provide feedback about your experiences in the UK so we can ensure we are continually providing a great service to our Australian candidates.

Rachel is also happy to answer any questions over the phone if you do not wish to have a face-to-face meeting.

If you are thinking of returning to Australia and you wish to discuss this, please do contact your dedicated consultant or contact Rachel Hales directly at

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