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Podiatrist – Danila Dilba – Darwin

  • Up to 3.5k for relocation assistance
  • 6 weeks annual leave
  • Come and join the Active Mob team

Why Danila Dilba?
Danila Dilba Health Service is a community organisation providing comprehensive primary health care to Biluru (Aboriginal) communities in the Yilli Rreung (Greater Darwin) Region of the Northern Territory. They aim to improve the physical, mental, spiritual, cultural, and social wellbeing of their clients through innovative comprehensive primary health care programs and services.

This is a unique opportunity to advance your podiatrist career! It is a full-time, fixed-term position in line with funding (currentl until 30 June 2023), but it is anticipated to be ongoing,

What’s in it for you?

  • Up to 3.5k for relocation assistance
  • 6 weeks annual leave per annum
  • Generous salary packaging
  • An organisation with 31 years history and good standing in the areas we work.
  • The ability to have a meaningful purpose driven role, with a reputable organisation who are always looking for diverse, new talent to come and join us.
  • A culture committed to diversity, with a significant amount of key leadership positions being filled by Aboriginal talent.

What’s the role?

  • Work within a multi-disciplinary team to support clients by providing information and linkages for DDHS clients.
  • Provide evidence-based information and treatment consistent with DDHS clinics requirements.
  • Maintain quality and accurate client medical records.
  • Work in a holistic, culturally appropriate way, drawing out cultural or social issues which may be impacting the client.
  • Work collaboratively with team members to develop and implement solutions to client needs e.g., referral to relevant service providers for accommodation support, finances, wellbeing, legal etc.

Is this the right role for you?

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Podiatry, and current AHPRA podiatry registration and professional indemnity.
  • 5 years postgraduate experience to enable incumbent to deal with the complexity of this role and ability to operate as the sole podiatrist in our organisation.
  • Demonstrated clinical expertise in a primary health context, working under current evidence-based practice guidelines with minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrated skill working in a primary care setting, the ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team with a sound understanding of your role as a podiatrist in chronic disease self-management for clients.
  • Demonstrated understanding and commitment to the philosophy and practice of an Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation and the ability to work sensitively and effectively with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (Aboriginal) applicants will be granted priority consideration for this vacancy.

NT PHN/RWA NT may be able to offer relocation support and clinical educational financial assistance to health professionals who are relocating to the NT or moving within the NT to a greater remoteness area classification for the purposes of employment and further clinical education.

Want to find out more about this opportunity? Please contact Ashleigh McDonald on 08 8982 1056

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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:

AU$103,000 - AU$108,000 per annum
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Job Type:

Allied Health

If you’re interested in this opportunity, register your interest with our recruitment team

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