Rural Medical Practitioner / Senior Rural Medical Practitioner - Darwin, NT


Rural Medical Practitioner RL3.1 – RL3.5
(Remuneration Package Range $240,445 - $261,804)

Senior Rural Medical Practitioner RL4.1 – RL4.4
(Remuneration Package Range $240,099 - $265,627)

Medical Services – Population and Primary Health Care
Fixed vacancies for up to 5 years available in Darwin

Please note - full time or part time employment will be considered

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

Are you:

  • An experienced General Practitioner?
  • Interested in working with a multidisciplinary Primary Health Care Team, Darwin based?
  • Interested in working in a workplace enriched in rewarding work with Aboriginal Peoples / a culturally safe service embracing diversity and wellbeing?
  • Someone who enjoys working as part of a multidisciplinary team?
  • Interested in joining a team of committed Primary health care clinicians passionate about their work and about making a difference?
  • Interested in work life balance – No on-call or after-hours work?
  • Interested in working full time or part time?


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

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.



  • RMP RL3.3 – 3.5 $207,165 - $225,697
  • SRMP RL4.1 – 4.4 $234,964 - $262,168


Plus the following allowances:

  • DCC Allowance $63,668pa
  • Professional Training Allowance $21,603 - $28,806
  • SRMP Allowance $28,806 where applicable
  • Hospital salary packaging $9,010
  • Professional Development leave 2 weeks
  • Superannuation, leave loading and 6 weeks recreation leave


Information for applicants:

Applicants should address the selection criteria and provide a current CV and contact details for 2 referees (preferably an email address).

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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 @ and undergo a criminal history check. A criminal history will not exclude an applicant from this position unless it is a relevant criminal history.

For further information about this vacancy please contact:
RMP Resource Coordinator on 08 8985 8132 or [email protected]

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