Wurli-Wurlinjang Health Service (Wurli) Wurli-Wurlinjang Health Service is an Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisation delivering primary and clinical health care services to the Aboriginal people in Katherine and surrounding communities. Wurli prides itself on delivering a range of health services to the community in a style and manner that makes clients feel welcome and comfortable. Wurli operates a range of clinics and provides a range of primary health care and other services which include main clinic (acute and general care), Gudbinji Chronic Disease Clinic, Binjari Health Centre, Women and Children’s Health and Men’s Health.
The role of a General Practitioner is to provide medical services to clients of the Wurli Wurlinjang Health Service and to contribute to the development and sustained operation of a multidisciplinary primary health care team. General Practitioners are expected to deliver medical services in accordance with Wurli policies and procedures, guided by CARPA standard treatment manual and applicable legislation and regulations and to ensure standards are met in accordance with the Australian General Practice Accreditation Limited (AGPAL).
30 September 2019 - 31 January 2019
3 week placements
Clinic opening hours: 8am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.
Locum is not required to provide on-call services or work weekends.
Transport and accommodation
All transport from the nearest major airport to and from your location is arranged by RWA NT. Accommodation and vehicle will be provided by the health service. The vehicle has restricted private use. Fully furnished unit is provided for accommodation during placement.
Eligibility to apply
Must have current non-restricted registration by the Australian Health Practitioner Agency (AHPRA) and fellowship of RACGP or ACRRM, or vocational registration.
For a confidential discussion about this excellent opportunity, contact Lauren Golotta, Locum Coordinator:
t 08 8982 1011
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