Work in the stunning Northern Territory
- Work with Indigenous and outreach and community
- 12 month contract from February 2019
- Northern Territory
This role will see you assessing, planning and undertaking the management of inpatients and outpatients as required, while utilise recognised principles of clinical practice in psychiatry to achieve excellent standards of patient care.
The hospital is a 60-bed facility servicing a population of 24,000 across the region and has a large Aboriginal population base. The hospital provides specialist and non-specialist medical, diagnostic and treatment services. Annually the hospital sees 13,500 Emergency Department presentations, performs 4,900 outpatient services, delivers 300 babies and has 7,000 patient admissions in total.
There is a high emphasis on education and training within the hospital environment with an affiliation with Flinders University and regular student rotations.
If you want the opportunity to live and work in a truly diverse location, then this is the job for you. The fourth largest town in the Northern Territory, located approximately 300 km south-east of Darwin, has a population of over 10,000 people. A modern thriving regional centre, this town is ideally positioned as a base from which to explore all the Top End has to offer.
In your free time take a cruise up the gorge, canoe at your leisure or even take one of the many walking tracks. With plenty of things to discover and ample adventures to be had, you won’t find yourself bored in this unique region!
Wavelength takes the hassle out of looking for a new job. Whether you are looking to further your career, need a new challenge or are interested in a change of scenery, we have the knowledge and resources to help. We understand your needs and make the whole process easy.
Must has FRANZCP and Specialist Registration with APHRA