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Medical Director (Part time) – Family Planning – Darwin NT

  • Opportunity to lead a committed reproductive and sexual health team
  • Part time – 3 days per week
  • Excellent salary and salary sacrifice package

Family Planning NT (FPWNT) is looking for a resourceful multi-skilled person to suit this unique and rewarding Medical Director role to align with the values of FPWNT.

Why Family Planning NT?

Established in 1973, FPWNT is a non-profit Australian organisation that aims to promote sexual health and rights for everyone. FPWNT specialise in contraception, pregnancy options including provision of medical abortions, well women’s health screening and general reproductive and sexual health issues.

Supported by the Family Planning Alliance Australia (FPAA), FPWNT offers clients safe and confidential access to reproductive and sexual health services, education and information.

What’s in it for you?

  • Part time – 3 day work week
  • Monday to Wednesday (hours negotiable)
  • Potential to increase to 4 day week
  • Salary of $201,132.80 (pro rata)
  • Generous salary sacrifice package
  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • Opportunity to lead a committed reproductive and sexual health team

What’s the role?

  • Undertake the clinical governance role of Medical Director in a supported environment
  • Manage a team of clinicians, provide supervision and support to GP registrars and medical students
  • Deliver clinical services within FPWNT clinical guidelines
  • Work with the education team to deliver theory, practical reproductive and sexual health education programs to NT doctors

Is the role right for you?

Being a passionate and self-motivated person, with an understanding of the importance of improving the sexual and reproductive health of all sectors of the NT community, will see you thrive in this pivotal role.

Before you apply, we need you to have:

  • Medical Degree and current Medical Registration with AHPRA
  • MS2-Step Prescriber (Family Planning is a pro-choice medical abortion provider and provide medical abortion care)
  • FPAA certificate or willingness to obtain
  • Implanon insertion and removal certification or willingness to obtain
  • IUD insertion and removal certification or willingness to obtain
  • NTGPE Supervisor status
  • Current medical indemnity
  • Current CPR certificate
  • Current Police records certificate and NT Ochre card (WWC)

What’s it like living in Darwin?

The climate of Darwin is mainly tropical, with the dry season from May to September and the wet season usually from December to March. Temperatures range from 25-33°C in the wet season and 20-30°C in the dry season.

The city’s multicultural mix is highlighted by its many exciting cultural festivals and weekly food and craft markets. There are plenty of activities to keep you entertained, including the Deckchair Cinema, sailing, museums and shopping centres, as well as nearby Litchfield National Park for great camping and swimming.

If this sounds like this is the role for you, we want to hear from you. APPLY TODAY by clicking the “APPLY NOW” link

Want to find out more about this opportunity? Please contact Barbara on 08 8982 1010.

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Unlike other Primary Health Networks, we have a rural workforce agency. The Rural Workforce Agency NT attracts, recruits, and supports health professionals working across regional and remote communities in the NT. Support programs include orientation for new recruits, professional development, GP locum relief, grants and scholarships, workforce planning and advice, and practice management support.

Unlike other Primary Health Networks, we have a rural workforce agency. The Rural Workforce Agency NT attracts, recruits, and supports health professionals working across regional and remote communities in the NT. Support programs include orientation for new recruits, professional development, GP locum relief, grants and scholarships, workforce planning and advice, and practice management support.

Key Responsibilities, but not limited to:

To be considered for this oppertunity, you must meet the below essential criteria:

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Salary:

Negotiable
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Job Type:

GP

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