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GP Locum - Central Australian Aboriginal Congress -Northside Clinic

  • Town based Aboriginal Medical Service
  • 9 October 2019 - 28 November 2019
  • Daily rate $1200

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Central Australian Aboriginal Congress are one of the most experienced Aboriginal primary health care services in the country, a strong political advocate of closing the gap on Aboriginal health disadvantage and a national leader in improving health outcomes for all Aboriginal people.

Congress has expanded to become the largest Aboriginal community-controlled health organisation in the Northern Territory, providing a comprehensive, holistic and culturally-appropriate primary health care service to Aboriginal people living in and nearby Alice Springs, including five remote communities.

The Role

Central Australian Aboriginal Congress are currently seeking experienced Locum general practitioners for their Northside Clinic in Alice Springs to cover leave. Currently working across the clinic are 3 general practitioners, Aboriginal health workers and allied health professionals.

Daily rate

$1200

Dates

9 October 2019 - 28 November 2019

Clinic Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday - 8:30am to 5:00pm | Wednesdays 9:30am to 5:00pm

Transportation 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 on placement by the health service (limited after hours access of vehicle).

About the Clinic

This clinic uses Communicare.

Eligibility to Apply

Must have current non-restricted registration by the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and general practice specialistion is essential. Experience working in Aboriginal Health highly advantageous.

Location

Famously known for Uluru, the Red Centre region of Central Australia is a desert environment with mainly dry hot summers and cool dry winters. The area draws tourist interest due to the town of Alice Springs and the impressive natural attractions in the area such as Palm Valley National Park, the West MacDonnell Ranges, the Finke Gorge and popular events such as the Camel Cup. ‘The Alice’ is the second largest town in the Territory with more than 25.000 people calling it home. The town has all the amenities one needs, with shopping malls, schools and recreational activities available

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

t 08 8982 1011

locum@ntphn.org.au

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