General Practitioner - Remote
Central Australia, NT

Positions based at Mutitjulu (Uluru), Santa Teresa, Ntaria (Hermannsburg) & Utju (Areyonga) Health Centres


  • Base salary: $221,579 - $249,288 (p.a.)
  • Total effective package: $264,379- $295,557(p.a.)
  • Full-time, part-time and casual positions available

Workforce Incentive Scheme (Doctor Stream) - Congress operates in Alice Springs (MM6) and more Remote (MM7) regions, providing Medical Practitioners access to annual additional Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) payments of between $25K to $60K in remote locations.


Working with Central Australian Aboriginal Congress not only offers rewarding career options, but a wide range of employee benefits including;

  • Competitive salaries
  • Six (6) weeks Annual Leave
  • Generous salary packaging
  • A strong commitment to Professional Development (PD) with 1 week paid PD leave
  • Access to the Congress health services for self and immediate family at no cost
  • Furnished Accommodation provided with amenities such as WIFI and Foxtel
  • Flexible Working Arrangements including Remote Area Leave or Remote Assignment Conditions (FIFO)
  • Relocation assistance (where applicable)
  • District allowance and Remote Benefits
  • Medicare Incentive Scheme

About the role


We are looking for Remote General Practitioners to join our teams.


The General Practitioner (GP) provides culturally safe GP services within a comprehensive primary health care framework to the Remote Communities. The position works within a multidisciplinary team and is integral to ensuring clinical leadership, cultural integrity and high standards of clinical care.  Congress operates Health Services in and nearby Alice Springs including the following remote communities; Mutitjulu, Ntaria and Wallace Rockhole, Santa Teresa and Utju.


We currently have GP vacancies in very beautiful remote Australia at Mutitjulu (Uluru) and Santa Teresa.  If you meet the criteria listed in the job description and you’re interested to use your skills to help improve the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal Australians then we want to hear from you!


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.


For more information regarding the above positions please contact the Medical Director, Dr. Sam Heard on # 0438 556 050 


*Total effective package includes base salary, district allowance, superannuation, leave loading, and estimated tax saving from salary packaging options.

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