Armidale is known for its diversity of employment and was recently ranked in the top 21 Intelligent Communities of the World. Home to the University of New England (UNE) and other high-quality educational institutions from child-care and pre-school to secondary and tertiary – there is a huge range of employment opportunities in education as well retail, government and construction.

Use the online Evojobs system to search for career and employment opportunities in Armidale.  Employment categories include health, professional services, retail, education.


Armidale has an extensive education network with many employment opportunities in direct teaching – both academic and trade - as well as associated education industries. Armidale is also known for its strength in information technology and was one of the first Australian communities to be connected to fibre optic broadband. It also enjoys employment opportunities in retail, professional services and government.



Armidale is proudly home to a wide variety of high-quality educational facilities offering diverse employment opportunities. In addition to the University of New England (UNE), Armidale boasts 3 independent day and boarding schools (K-12), 8 public primary schools, 2 public high schools and a Catholic primary and high school. Tertiary options include the New England Institute of TAFE, University of the Third Age and the New England Conservatorium of Music (NECOM). If you love education, come and see us!


Armidale is a key location for the Hunter New England Area Health Service – a major health employer in the region. It is also home to the Armidale Private Hospital, School of Rural Medicine (UNE) and multiple general, dental and specialist medical services. Armidale also offers high-quality aged-care, disability and youth services. All these health and allied services are constantly seeking talented personnel!


Proudly cosmopolitan and equally proud of its professional employment base, Armidale offers  a wide range of professional service employment including information technology and allied support,  technical services, public and private administration, engineering and hospitality management. Come and enjoy real career opportunity in this beautiful regional city.


Armidale’s cosmopolitan edge and desire for an increasingly high-standard of living has created a thriving boutique retail environment. Beautiful shopfronts and high-end shopping centres offer residents products and services the equivalent or better than those of their capital city counterparts. Employment opportunities in retail are always available for the right people.