Aboriginal Hostels Limited’s (AHL) purpose is to provide safe, comfortable, culturally appropriate and affordable short-term accommodation for Indigenous Australians who need to be away from home to access medical services, education and economic opportunities.

A career with us will provide you with a chance to contribute to improving the quality of life and economic opportunity for Indigenous Australians. We offer rewarding experiences and rewarding employment conditions.

What We Offer

A diverse and inclusive workplace and attractive remuneration packages, including generous employer superannuation contributions, currently at 15.4% and Salary Packaging Program, including up to $15,900 per FBT Year for rent or mortgage payments.

View AHL's Enterprise Agreement

View AHL’s 24.1 Determination

Current Vacancies

Region Position How to Apply Closing Date
South Hedland, WA APS 3
Hostel Manager

VN 11221 - Application Form

 VN 11221 - Vacancy Info

26 September 2021
Katherine, NT APS 6
Head of Boarding

VN 11321 - Application Form

 VN 11321 - Vacancy Info

26 September 2021
Alice Springs, NT

Hostel Manager & Assistant Hostel Managers

VN 11121 - Application Form

 VN 11121 - Vacancy Info

3 October 2021
Sydney, NSW APS 2
Night Attendant

VN 11421 - Application Form

 VN 11421 - Vacancy Info

3 October 2021
Perth, WA APS 2

VN 11521 - Application Form

 VN 11521 - Vacancy Info

5 October 2021

Multiple Locations


Hostel Temporary Employment Register: 

Head and Deputy  Head of Boarding;

Residential Youth Worker;

Hostel & Assistant Hostel Managers;

Cook, Kitchenhand, Housekeeper, Night Attendant.

Application Form 30 June 2022

Multiple Locations


National Office & Operations Temporary Employment Register Application Form 30 June 2022


Eligibility - To be eligible for employment with AHL, applicants must meet AHL’s requirements for the following conditions:

  • Hold Australian citizenship;
  • Satisfactory National Criminal History Check;
  • Satisfactory Working with Children Check in the relevant state or territory;
  • Satisfactory Medical Assessment


How You Can Contact us

If you have any questions concerning employment in AHL, please contact the AHL Recruitment Team on (02) 6212 2001 or applications@ahl.gov.au