General Practitioner - Alice Springs
Alice Springs, NT
  • Base Salary: $194,454 - $224,445 (p.a.)
  • Total Effective Package: $233,858 - $267,604 (p.a.)*
  • Casual or Part Time 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 $16K to $35K in town based locations.


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

  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Six (6) weeks' annual leave
  • Generous salary packaging
  • A strong commitment to Professional Development
  • Access to the Congress health services for you and your family at no cost
  • Relocation assistance (where applicable)
  • District allowance and Remote Benefits
  • Medicare Incentive Scheme

About the role


We are looking for a General Practitioner to join our team in Alice Springs.


The General Practitioner (GP) provides culturally safe GP services within a comprehensive primary health care framework across all sections of Congress’ Health Services Division. The position works to the principles, values and philosophy of Congress as an Aboriginal community controlled health service.


Congress employs a large team of GP’s across our 13 clinics in the Central Australian region.  GPs function under a hybrid leadership structure whereby operational leadership is provided by the respective Clinic Manager and Clinical leadership by the Medical Director.


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.


Advertised until a suitable applicant is found. 


For more information on the position 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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