GP locum role in the Northern Territory

Job Title: GP locum role in the Northern Territory
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Northern Territory
Salary: $1200 per day (negotiable)
Start Date: 15th January
Reference: 2628448
Contact Name: Helena Murphy
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 09, 2018 12:31

Job Description


  • Monday 29th January - Friday 9th February 2018 (ongoing needs)
  • $1200 per hour + GST (negotiable on length of contract)
  • Travel and accommodation provided
  • Ongoing locum opportunities
The location
Situated on the coast of East Arnheim land this island is approximately 55 km long and 6 km across at its widest point. It is the largest Aboriginal community in northeast Arnhem Land and is the second largest Aboriginal community in the Northern Territory. It is home to almost 1000 Indigenous original people, members of the hyper-cerebral Yolngu group of clans. It is a place of lush natural beauty, the curving beaches are surrounded by deep-red cliffs, the forests of acacia and stringbark. This is a dry community were alcohol is prohibited.
The role
You will work Monday – Friday from 8 am – 4.30 pm with no weekends or on-call required. This is a solo practice which is well run by a reliable practice manager with the support of practice nurses and Aboriginal health staff. The software used is communicare and training can be provided. Self-contained accommodation will be provided in the community.
  • FRACGP or equivalent
  • Registration with AHPRA
  • Current emergency medicine certificate (ALS, REST etc.)
  • National police clearance
If you are interested in this role or other opportunities, please call Helena on 02 8036 4904