What is RSS?

RSS (Really Simple Syndication) is an XML-based format in which content from web sites like this, is delivered to specialized RSS readers (straight to your desktop!). It is free, and if you choose to subscribe to it, you can receive newly posted jobs based on your search criteria. We currently use RSS 2.0

How do I sign up for City of Ballarat RSS feeds?

First you must get an RSS reader. Once you've done a job search, you simply click the RSS button at the bottom of your search and follow the instructions in your RSS reader to add the feed to your list.

Where can I get an RSS reader?

There are numerous RSS readers available, many of which are free. Some are Web-based readers and others are available as desktop software that you download and install on your computer. Some examples of free RSS readers:

What are the benefits of using RSS?

RSS is an easy way for you to review updates from all of your favorite Web sites and blogs without having to visit each site. Using an RSS reader, you subscribe to our feed, then scan job posting titles. If you find a job that interests you, simply click on the job title to read the complete description and apply. RSS readers collect feeds into one place that you can manage.

What are the terms of use?

Our RSS feeds are provided free of charge for use by individuals for personal, non-commercial uses only. All content obtained from a City of Ballarat website RSS feed are protected by copyright and may not be used in any other form without the express permission of City of Ballarat.