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GP Locum - Miwatj Health Aboriginal Corporation - Milingimbi

  • $1200 per day
  • Arnhem Land
  • Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Service

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Miwatj Health Aboriginal Corporation are currently seeking an experienced GP locum to provide leave cover for the resident GP based in the community. The Millingimbi Health centre was transferred from the Top End Health Service to Community Control within Miwatj in 2016. The Malmaldharra Clinic is an integral part of the community and the service is a community led initiative by and for the Yolgnu people. The majority of the Health staff are local indigenous people and they are always happy to assist and advise in the provision and appropriate care.

Dates Required

6 January 2020 - 28 February 2020

Minimum 3 week placements

Clinic Opening Hours

8:00am to 4:30pm, Monday to Friday (will not be required to do any on call work/public holidays).

Transport and Accommodation

All transport from the nearest major airport to and from your location is arranged by NT PHN.

Accommodation and vehicle will be provided while on placement by the health service.

Patient Record System

This clinic uses Communicare.

Eligibility to Apply

Must have current non-restricted registration by the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and general practice specialisation is essential.


Miingimbi is located in north east Arnhem Land where the Gulf of Carpentaria meets the Arafura Sea. The climate in Arnhem Land is tropical, with two distinct seasons: the wet and the dry. The area is great for fishing and it is argued that this area offers some of the best fishing and oldest Aboriginal rock art in the world.

For a confidential discussion about this excellent opportunity, contact Lauren Golotta Locum Coordinator:

08 8982 1011

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