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Fly in fly out GP locum role - Central Australia

Job Title: Fly in fly out GP locum role - Central Australia
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Northern Territory
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Salary: $1200 p/d plus travel, accomm and car
Start Date: December 2017
Reference: SG 8/12
Contact Name: Shelly Gallagher
Contact Email: s.gallagher@ensurehealth.com.au
Job Published: December 08, 2017 13:15

Job Description

Benefits
  • Multiple blocks available in December, January and February, (4 weeks preferable).
  • $1200 per day.
  • Travel, accommodation and car provided.
Locations
 
In this role you will fly out to a community or station on the Monday morning, spend 4 days/3 nights in the community then fly back to Alice Springs. Friday you will catch up with the team and any administration requirements before having the weekend free to enjoy Alice Springs and the surrounding area. Each community will be in a remote location and you will either fly or 4WD there (4WD training can be provided if necessary). This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to visit remote communities and help provide primary care to the residents of these towns.
 
The role
 
You will work Monday – Friday with no weekends. The practices are open from 8.30am – 4.30pm and there is no on-call requirement. This is provided by the nurses and indigenous health workers who are first on-call, followed by an offsite Medical Officer and the RFDS. The clinics are manned by experienced practice managers, nurses, health workers and administration staff who make visiting GP’s very welcome. PICS software is used and training can be provided on this.
 
Central Australia Health Service have ongoing needs into 2018 and all inquires are welcome.
 
Criteria
  • FRACGP or equivalent.
  • Registration with AHPRA.
  • National police clearance.
  • NT WWCC.
  • Up to date ALS.
If you are interested in this role or other opportunities, please call Shelly Gallagher 02 8036 4903 or email s.gallagher@ensurehealth.com.au