Rural Medical Practitioner – Darwin, NT


  • Medical Services - Population and Primary Health Care
  • Rural Medical Practitioner / Senior Rural Medical Practitioner
  • Fixed vacancy available for 5 years
  • Full-time
  • Darwin based


Rural Medical Practitioner RL3.1 - RL3.5
(Remuneration Package Range $233,403 - $254,139)

Senior Rural Medical Practitioner RL4.1 - RL4.4

(Remuneration Package Range $240,099 - $265,627)

Selection will be made at the RMP or SRMP level depending on the level of experience and qualifications of the successful applicant.

Are you:

  •  An experienced General Practitioner?
  • Interested in working with a multidisciplinary Primary Health Care Team, Darwin based?
  • Seeking to be enriched in rewarding work with Aboriginal Peoples?
  • Interested in work life balance – no on-call or after-hours work?

We support utilising or developing skills in emergency medicine and public health, including supporting attainment of Rural Generalist and Public Health qualifications, training in radiography and ultrasound for remote practice.

Join a team of committed primary health care clinicians passionate about their work and about making a difference, and enjoy working as part of a multidisciplinary team!

We strive to be a culturally safe service, embracing diversity and wellbeing.

If you have answered yes to any of the above questions, contact us to discuss the positions of Rural Medical Practitioner, Darwin Correctional Centre.

The role provides acute and primary health care program services, including general practice services and preventative health programs. Work in a modern, well-equipped community health centre with a friendly team of health professionals.

The remuneration package for this position is attractive, plus the following allowances: DCC Allowance $61,814p.a., Professional Training Allowance $20,974 - $27,967. Hospital salary packaging $9,010, Professional Development leave 2 weeks and SRMP Allowance $27,967 where applicable, Superannuation, leave loading and 6 weeks recreation leave.

More information and apply:

For further information about this vacancy please contact:

Christine Seth - 08 8985 8132 or [email protected]

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Applications should consist of a one page summary sheet, resume / CV and copies of relevant qualifications.

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The preferred or recommended applicant will be required to hold a current Working with Children Clearance notice / Ochre Card (application forms available from SAFE NT @ and undergo a criminal history check. A criminal history will not exclude an applicant from this position unless it is a relevant criminal history.