Indigenous Health Locum Cape York Community

Full Time
Far North Queensland QLD
$1,500 a day
Posted 30+ days ago
Job description

Job details

ID: JREF-103182
Type: Locum
Salary: $1500 per day
Location: Queensland
Start: 11/07/2022
End: 30/12/2022
Published: 16/08/2021

  • $1500 per day
  • 18 Jul - 30 Dec | Across multiple communities *Min 2 weeks
  • Travel and accommodation provided

The opportunity

Provide support at this community-controlled primary health network across the Cape York Indigenous Communities, the service delivers care to 11 of the Cape York communities. You'll be delivering care as the solo GP alongside full nursing support with the exception of one community site where there are 2 GPs posted + nursing support. The software used is best practice. Doctors stay onsite in a self-contained room with a shared kitchen and laundry facilities. Before travelling to the community the doctor stocks up with fruit and vegetable in Cairns and take to the community with you. Doctors do not stay in the communities over the weekend and will travel back to Cairns each Friday if staying for more than 1-week blocks.

The location

There are 17 Indigenous communities in the Cape York Peninsula, the region shares linguistic, cultural and environmental diversity. This remote landscape has a rich culture entrenched in 1200kms of untamed World-Heritage listed locations including 180 million-year-old rainforest, rugged coastlines and incredible Indigenous history.

Essential criteria

  • You must have specialist registration with AHPRA with FRACGP / FRACRRM
  • Current ALS2 certificate
  • Previous experience working with Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people and/or communities within an Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (Desirable)

Please Note: Travelling companions are not permitted in these Indigenous communities.

If this sounds like something you would be interested in contact Melissa Gomez-Gaviria on 02 8356 3169 and quote job reference number JREF-103182.

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We have plenty more locum roles available so do get in touch so we can furnish you with more relevant opportunities.

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