General Practitioner – VR - Non-VRN

Other Health Care

Posted: 16 Jul 2021

Location: Norfolk island

Are you looking for a sea change and a better quality of life whilst expanding your experience? Norfolk Island offers a relaxed lifestyle surrounded by sandy beaches, rolling hills, Norfolk Island pines and spectacular scenery. Living and working on Norfolk Island you become part of the community.

Are you look­ing for a sea change and a bet­ter qual­i­ty of life whilst expand­ing your expe­ri­ence? Nor­folk Island offers a relaxed lifestyle sur­round­ed by sandy beach­es, rolling hills, Nor­folk Island pines and spec­tac­u­lar scenery. Liv­ing and work­ing on Nor­folk Island you become part of the community.

At Nor­folk Island Health and Res­i­den­tial Aged Care Ser­vice (NIHRACS) we are look­ing for a:


NIHRACS is a mul­ti­pur­pose ser­vice includ­ing a Gen­er­al Prac­tice Clin­ic, Out­pa­tients, Emer­gency Ser­vice, Acute Beds and Res­i­den­tial Aged Care and is seek­ing a Gen­er­al Prac­ti­tion­er to pro­vide GP and GP VMO services.


  • Cur­rent Reg­is­tra­tion with AHPRA as a Med­ical Practitioner;
  • Dis­charge of duty of care in the course of prac­tice includ­ing meet­ing prac­tice stan­dards and accountability;
  • Demon­strate knowl­edge of poli­cies and pro­ce­dur­al guidelines;
  • Demon­strat­ed patient-focused approach in ser­vice pro­vi­sion with gen­uine empa­thy and inter­est in patient needs;
  • Excel­lent inter­per­son­al and com­mu­ni­ca­tion skills across all ages and social groups;
  • Demon­strat­ed com­mit­ment to ongo­ing pro­fes­sion­al development;
  • Pos­ses­sion of cur­rent driver’s licence.

The suc­cess­ful can­di­date will have advanced emer­gency med­i­cine skills.

Includes attrac­tive remu­ner­a­tion pack­age includ­ing medicare billings, clin­i­cal stipend, VMO earn­ings, trav­el allowance, edu­ca­tion and train­ing sup­port, car and accom­mo­da­tion allowance. Col­lab­o­ra­tive sup­port pro­vid­ed by SESL­HN, CESPHN, NSWRDN and Depart­ment of Infra­struc­ture, Trans­port, Region­al Devel­op­ment and Communications.

Please for­ward a cov­er let­ter address­ing the selec­tion cri­te­ria along with your CV and con­tact details of two ref­er­ees to Kath­leen Boman, NIHRACS Man­ag­er Email: Kathleen.​Boman@​hospital.​gov.​nf

For enquiries call (0011) 6723 22091;
Appli­ca­tions close: 1 Decem­ber 2021