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Health Careers & Opportunities in the Northern Territory


If you want your career to go places then join Department of Health in the Northern Territory. The challenges and opportunities in health and community care in the Territory are like no other in Australia, from remote Aboriginal health to tropical health and urban tertiary care. Continued investments in Aboriginal health, remote health, acute care and community services offer many opportunities for health professionals who want to be part of making a difference.



Nurse 4 Remuneration Package Range $114,879 - $123,297

(comprising salary $99,582 - $106,986, superannuation, leave loading and the value of 2 weeks extra recreation leave)

Potential total Remuneration Package in the vicinity of $159,000 which includes the above Package Range and in addition; post graduate qualification allowance, professional development allowance and remote locality provisions. Furnished accommodation with amenities (electricity/landline) provided.

Primary Health Care Central Australia – Various locations

Several Ongoing and Fixed Term vacancies available


As part of a multidisciplinary remote health team, you will provide primary health care, promote wellbeing, maintain health systems and encourage community health action in order to contribute to better health outcomes for people within the community.

You will be eligible for current registration and have an annual practising certificate with the Australian Health Practitioners’ Regulation Agency. Additionally you will have experience and demonstrated skills relevant to Remote Area Nursing, including the ability to interact effectively with people of diverse cultures and a demonstrated understanding of issues affecting Aboriginal health: cultural issues; cultural safety, social determinants and a demonstrated ability and experience in working within multidisciplinary teams.  All enquires are welcome.

Quote vacancy number:        15802


For further information please contact the Nursing Coordinator Recruitment Services on 08 8951 7586 or email recruitment.carhs@nt.gov.au   

Vacancy closing date:       3 July 2018


Applicants should address the selection criteria and provide a current CV and contact details for 2 referees (preferably an email address). For a copy of the Job Description and to apply online please visitwww.nt.gov.au/jobs

Information on the Northern Territory and its great lifestyle is available at www.australiasnorthernterritory.com.au

Note: 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 @ www.workingwithchildren.nt.gov.au) and undergo a criminal history check. A criminal history will not exclude an applicant from this position unless it is a relevant criminal history.

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Date Posted
Health, Medical & Pharmaceutical
Stuart, NT 0870
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent
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