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General Practitioner - Darwin City Medical - Darwin

  • Darwin City based AGPAL accredited general practice
  • Established practice with a large patient base
  • Generous percentage of billings

The Practice:

Rural Workforce NT (RWA NT) are partnering with Darwin City Medical to find a General Practitioner to join their family-owned private practice based in the centre of Darwin. Darwin City Medical offers a number of services including travel medicine, skin checks, adult and child immunsations, women's health, care plans, workers compensation claims and pre-employment medicals.

The Role:

The successful General Practitioner will join a small, friendly team to deliver quality care and health outcomes to the Darwin area. The general practitioner works with a team of committed health professionals to provide patient-centred health care.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide appropriate care and services to patients of all age ranges and varied health care needs
  • Respond to medical and health problems affecting patients, including taking patient history, diagnosis, investigation, treatment and referrals as necessary
  • Prescribe for patients as appropriate to their needs
  • Provide appropriate health promotion and preventative health care advice to all patients
  • Order diagnostic test as required
  • Refer patients to other health providers and specialists as appropriate
  • Maintain patient and practice confidentiality at all times

Selection Criteria:

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

Only applicants with full working rights within Australia will be considered (Australian Citizen or Permanent Residents)

  • Current resume with 2 contactable referees
  • Current general or specialist registration with the Medical Board of Australia
  • Australian recognised medical degree
  • Demonstrated experience providing quality general practice healthcare
  • Two to five years previous experience in general practice
  • Current medical indemnity cover or ability to obtain
  • Current Police Clearance
  • Current Working with Children (Ochre Card)

Desired Criteria:

  • Fellow of RACGP or ACCRM or a recognised equivalent 

Benefits and Incentives:

  • Competitive billing in line with your experience
  • Darwin City location
  • Established patient base
  • Flexible working options
  • Opportunity to explore holiday destinations close by

For a confidential discussion about this opportunity, contact our recruitment and retention team:

t (08) 8982 1010

RWA NT Incentives:

Rural Workforce Agency NT (RWA NT) may be able to offer support and 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. For further information regarding these opportunities, contact the recruitment and retention team.

The Location:

The Top End region is home to Darwin, Australia's only tropical capital city. Darwin is arguably one of Australia's most cosmopolitan cities with a population consisting of more than 60 nationalities. The greater Darwin area has a population of approximately 120,500 people. Its many exciting cultural festivals and weekly food and craft markets highlight the city’s multicultural mix. There are plenty of activities to keep you entertained including the Deckchair Cinema, sailing, museums and shopping centres as well as being nearby Litchfield National Park for great camping and swimming. The region has a tropical climate with a distinctive dry and wet season.

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