General Practitioner

25 Jul 2019

  • 1 to 2 yr Contract
  • Work with a ded­i­cat­ed team of health professionals
  • Expand your scope of practice

The Organ­i­sa­tion:

Rur­al Work­force Agency North­ern Ter­ri­to­ry (RWA NT) are part­ner­ing with Cen­tral Aus­tralian Abo­rig­i­nal Con­gress (Con­gress) to find an expe­ri­enced Gen­er­al Prac­ti­tion­er to join their com­mit­ted team at the Ntaria/​Hermannsburg clin­ic in Cen­tral Aus­tralia. Con­gress is a Abo­rig­i­nal com­mu­ni­ty-con­trolled health organ­i­sa­tion pro­vid­ing com­pre­hen­sive, holis­tic and cul­tur­al­ly appro­pri­ate pri­ma­ry health care ser­vice to Abo­rig­i­nal peo­ple liv­ing in and near­by Alice Springs, includ­ing five remote com­mu­ni­ties; Amoongu­na, Ntaria, San­ta Tere­sa, Utju and Mutitjulu.

The Role:

As the suc­cess­ful Gen­er­al Prac­ti­tion­er, you will be work­ing with a mul­ti­dis­ci­pli­nary team includ­ing a Nurse Man­ag­er, Reg­is­tered Nurs­es, Abo­rig­i­nal Health Prac­ti­tion­ers, AOD Work­er, Trans­port Offi­cers and Admin­is­tra­tion work­ers. Your new role is inte­gral to pro­vid­ing clin­i­cal lead­er­ship, cul­tur­al integri­ty and high stan­dards of clin­i­cal care, incol­lab­o­ra­tion with all Con­gress ser­vices, vis­it­ing Allied Health Pro­fes­sion­als and oth­er spe­cial­ist services.

Key Respon­si­bil­i­ties, but not lim­it­ed to:

  • Under­take com­pre­hen­sive pri­ma­ry health care clin­i­cal con­sul­ta­tions in a holis­tic man­ner fol­low­ing pro­to­cols defined in the Cen­tral Aus­tralian Remote Prac­ti­tion­ers Asso­ci­a­tion (CARPA) Stan­dard Treat­ment Man­u­al and the Miny­maku Kut­ja Tjukur­pa Wom­ens Busi­ness Man­u­al where appropriate
  • Func­tion as a mul­ti­dis­ci­pli­nary team member
  • Con­duct all work in line with Con­gress val­ues which are: Equi­ty and Social Jus­tice, Respect, Recog­ni­tion, Resource­ful, Respon­si­bil­i­ty, Relationships.
  • Apply strict con­fi­den­tial­i­ty prac­tices and guide­lines to all patient, client, per­son­al and com­mer­cial­ly sen­si­tive information

For full Infor­ma­tion and Appli­ca­tion Process please click here.