Locum AMS VR GP - Katherine NT

Job Title: Locum AMS VR GP - Katherine NT
Contract Type: Locum
Location: Northern Territory, Australia
Salary: Up to AU$1300 per day + flights, car and accommodation
Start Date: 29/04/2019
Reference: JO-1902-36808_1551234402
Contact Name: Ochre Recruitment
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Job Published: February 27, 2019 13:26

Job Description

Locum AMS GP - Katherine NT

Dates: Monday 27th February - Friday 31st May 2019

Rate: $1,300 per day with flights, car and self-contained accommodation included

The Position
A Locum GP is required to provide much needed coverage in the Katherine region of the Northern Territory. This facility provides health care to a catchment area the size of Tassie with approximately 3,000 patients over 9 communities.

You'll be one of four GP's travelling out to the communities from Monday to Thursday, returning back in Katherine on Friday. The GP's often get together on the Friday and converse regarding the challenges they've faced, offering support and a helping hand.

There is a Rural Medical Practitioner on call based in Darwin for support & if any evacuations are required.
Seven of the communities have full time nursing staff & Aboriginal Health workers. The other communities have outreach nursing and Aboriginal Health workers for support.
The communities also have visiting Allied Health services.

The Location
If you're looking for adventure and dramatic landscapes, the Katherine area is for you. Explore the spectacular Nitmuluk National Park, take a scenic flight over Katherine Gorge or relax in the thermal pools and hot springs.

Essential Criteria
* FRACGP, FACRRM or VR Qualifications preferred
* A&TSI experience
* General or Specialist registration with AHPRA

Take your medical career to the next level with Ochre Recruitment, one of Australasia's most established and trusted agencies. You'll benefit from the personalised service that matches you to positions that suit your current lifestyle needs and career goals.

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