Careers at the Department of Communities

The Department of Communities offers a broad range of career options. 

Visit the WA Government Jobs Board and search Department of Communities for current vacancies.

Aboriginal employment

The Department of Communities acknowledges the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the traditional custodians of this land and pays respect to Elders past, present, and future. The Department recognises the long history of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples on this land, acknowledging that the past is not just the past. The past, the present and the future are, as they always are, part of each other – bound together.

The Department is striving towards breaking down barriers for all Western Australians through eliminating all forms of discrimination and embracing diversity. We are committed to: 

  • creating an equitable and diverse workforce
  • attracting and retaining Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
  • providing culturally appropriate and responsive services to improve equal opportunity outcomes for all.

Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged!

If you are interested in finding out more about our jobs, please sign up to the Aboriginal Employment Register

When you register, your details will be added to mailing list and you will receive up to date information about jobs, events and news.