Now is the perfect time!
Rural Workforce Agency Northern Territory (RWA NT) are partnering with Sunrise Health Service Aboriginal Corporation (SHSAC), to find a General Practitioner to provide excellent healthcare to one of their nine remote communities, located at Barunga, Manyallaluk, Wugularr, Bulman, Mataranka, Jilkminggan, Minyerri, Ngukurr and Urapunga. Sunrise Health Service is a community controlled health organisation providing comprehensive primary health care services to some 4000 people living in the Katherine East region.
As the successful General Practitioner, you will be responsible for providing culturally appropriate care with excellent levels of primary health care to members of a remote Katherine community. You will be able to demonstrate your previous experience working in Aboriginal health and showcase your expertise in chronic disease care.
Katherine is a sub-tropical region situated on the banks of the Katherine River. Boasting a population of around 10,000 people, with the larger Katherine region having a population of just over 24,000. Katherine is well equipped as a regional town with a shopping centre that features a supermarket and many specialty shops, as well as cafes and coffee hot spots. Katherine is on the edge of Kakadu National park, and filled with hiking trails, waterfalls and bush walks, as well as having the picturesque Katherine Gorge to enjoy and explore.
Specialist GP's from the UK or New Zealand that are eligible for the Australian Specialist Pathway, are encouraged to apply.
Overseas Trained GP’S with general registration or are eligible for provisional registration will be considered and required to provide evidence of:
For more detailed information please see the attached position description.
What's In It for You?
RWA NT may be able to offer support and financial assistance to General Practitioners 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 please contact Barbara.
Does this role sound like you? Are you ready to make the leap into your new career?
Please Apply Now!
Want to find out about this excellent opportunity? Please contact Barbara on 08 8982 1010.
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