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ANZSCO 251911 - Registered Migration Australia

A health promotion officer assists health and community groups to improve the health of individuals and the community by raising awareness of healthy lifestyles, disease and disability, and other health-related issues. In Australia a health promotion officer is a Skill Level 1 occupation.




Health Promotion Officer Alternative Titles


  • Community Health Worker
  • Health Educator





  • Asthma Educator
  • Childbirth Educator
  • Diabetes Educator



Health Promotion Officer Occupation Lists
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Group: 2519 Other Health Diagnostic and Promotion Professionals



Job Description - Registered Migration Australia

This unit group covers Health Diagnostic and Promotion Professionals not elsewhere classified.


It includes Health Promotion Officers and Orthotists or Prosthetists.


Skill Level

Most occupations in the health promotion officer unit group (Group 2519) have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).


Registration or licensing may be required in Australia as a health promotion officer.


Occupations within the Health Promotion Officer Group



Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same health promotion officer unit group, if not specifically listed in the STSOL or MLTSSL the ANZSCO description should be used for reference purposes only.


English Requirement


  • IELTS result with a minimum score of 6 (L, R, W), 7 in speaking and 7 overall;
  • OET result with a minimum grade B in all sections;
  • TOEFL iBT with a minimum score (L:12 R:13 W:21 S:23 overall L93);
  • PTE Academic with a minimum score of 50 (L, R, W), 65 in speaking and 65 overall


  • Australian Graduate exceptions apply in some states/territories
  • Priority Skilled Lists may apply a specific requirement in some states/territories
  • Countries exempt from submitting IELTS or OET include the UK; Canada; New Zealand; US; and Ireland


Where mandatory licensing or registration is required you must demonstrate a level of English either sufficient to meet licensing / registration or a minimum IELTS, or equivalent, whichever is higher.



Assessment Authority


  • Health Promotion Officer is currently assessed with VETASSESS - (Vocational Education and Training Assessment Services) more info regarding assessment bodies


Average Income

The average salary for a Health Promotion Officer in Australia is $ 80,880 for male employees and $ 72,871 for female employees per year. Average Age: Males: 45.5 Females: 44.6 Persons: 44.7

Source: (Group 2519) Other health diagnostic and promotion professionals - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016


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