Unique GP opportunity to work in the heart of the Northern Territory

Job details

Location: NT
Reference: Ad-5913
Posted: about 1 year ago

Job description

  • Opportunity for VR and Non-VR GP’s
  • Generous salary package
  • Opportunity to really make a difference

Experienced General Practitioner – Jabiru available from February 2021

  • Are you an experience General Practitioner?
  • Interested in working with a multidisciplinary Primary Health Care Team? 
  • Interested in living and working in the heart of Kakadu National Park?
  • Interested in working in an Indigenous health environment? 
  •  Interested in work life balance – No on-call or afterhours work?

The role provides acute and primary health care program services five days a week, including general practice services and preventative health programs. Work in a well-equipped community health centre with a friendly team of health professionals.
GP Based in the community of Jabiru located approximately 250km from Darwin by sealed road east of Darwin in Kakadu National Park. As the main town of World Heritage Kakadu National Park, there is a considerable tourist population, especially during the dry season. Population data is indicative only and may vary depending on seasonality and other factors. Population approximately 1,181, which may vary depending on season.
Work is undertaken in a multi-disciplinary team delivering clinical and public health services to the residents of the Jabiru community and surrounding outstations. Clinical support is provided by the Care Flight & District Medical Service via telephone consultations and medical retrievals. Royal Darwin Hospital is the regional hospital and provides tertiary care.
On call: RMP’s are not on call - Remote Area Nurses and Aboriginal Health Practitioners are the first respondents on-call, with the medical officer being called only if required or as advised by the DRMP oncall.

For more information on the salary and package, which includes accommodation, 6 weeks annual leave and generous incentives, please contact me for a confidential discussion.

Eamon Murray - 02 9641 5121 or