Rural AMS General Practitioner(GP) / Katherine, NT / MM6 – DPA location

Location: Katherine
Discipline: General Practice
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Generous base salary of $250,000 – $280,000 + salary packaging benefits
Contact name: Alan Robinson

Contact email:
Job ref: BH-2768
Published: 29 days ago
Startdate: 2021-11-06
If you are seeking a unique, challenging and rewarding experience, this remote work is for you. Join this multi-disciplinary team in East Katherine as their new permanent GP. Work with the second-largest Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation in the Northern Territory and immerse yourself in a new culture and language all while learning from the local indigenous people as well as making a positive contribution to the community.

  • Large multi-disciplinary team
  • Bulk billing
  • Generous base salary of $250,000 – $280,000 + salary packaging benefits
  • Up to 6 weeks leave and 10 days study leave per year
  • Car for both personal and work use plus phone and laptop
  • Annual housing allowance and flight back to the city
  • Opportunity for Workforce Incentive Program (WIP)
Role and practice

The second-largest Aboriginal Community Organisation in the Northern Territory. Currently servicing about 9 remote communities to the east of Katherine predominantly Aboriginal and approximately 3,800 people.

You will be working in a multi-disciplinary team and will provide primary and emergency medical care in a remote health team, including case management of chronic illness, support give advice on the development and implementation of community programs and other public health activities.

In this role, you will meet and develop good relationships with members of the community, which will enhance your capacity to work and live in a rural setting.


The communities are located in a deeply remote part of south-east of Katherine where you will travel either on a light aircraft or four-wheel drive for the stays in the communities.

You will be mainly staying in this thriving regional centre of Katherine, in which you will have access to a modern shopping complex, tourist centre, boutique shopping, a cinema, modern motels, hotels, restaurants, and cafés.

  • Current AHPRA Registration
  • Vocationally registered with FRACGP or FACRRM or equivalent
  • Current working rights in Australia

Why work with DNA Medical

  • 400+ active GP roles nationwide
  • Experienced Consultants
  • Best rates
For more information on this and other dates and locations, please email or call me on 02 9137 8099.