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Posted: 9 Sep 2022
Location: Cape York QLD
Working within a cohesive and integrated team, the General Practitioner provides a high standard of patient care whilst incorporating a holistic approach towards diagnosis and management of illness.
Location: FIFO from Cairns
Status: Full Time or Part Time Permanent
About the Opportunity
Working within a cohesive and integrated team, the General Practitioner provides a high standard of patient care whilst incorporating a holistic approach towards diagnosis and management of illness. This position will demonstrate a strong commitment to promoting health, wellbeing and disease prevention, working in collaboration with local Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Health Workers. This is a FIFO position from Cairns servicing Cape York communities.
It is a condition of employment for this position that the employee be vaccinated against COVID-19 in accordance with the Workers in a healthcare setting (COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements) Direction.
To be successful in this role you will have:
Tertiary qualification in Medicine with current unrestricted specialist registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
RACGP or ACRRM Fellowship
Current Medical Indemnity Insurance
Experience in or a demonstrated commitment to improving Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health outcomes
Understanding of the historical and contemporary issues that impact on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and their communities, particularly in Cape York
Ability to communicate sensitively and effectively with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in accordance with community protocols and customs
Pre-employment screening for vaccination against Vaccine Preventable Diseases will be conducted for the successful applicant.
As General Practitioner, you will enjoy an attractive remuneration package, collaborative workplace, flexible work practices and more.
Salary: $235,411 — $292,234 (annualised salary)*
How to Apply
Don’t miss the opportunity to join Apunipima. If you’re interested in this role, click “Apply” to submit your application including your current resume, referee details and answers to the screening questions.
If you would like to have a confidential discussion about this role, or if you have any questions, please contact Dr Louise Craig, Senior Medical Officer via 07 4037 7202 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Vacancy Reference Number: 7047
Apunipima Cape York Health Council is an equal opportunity employer