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Darwin (LGA), Northern Territory (AU)
$284,784 - $275,026
25 Jun 2018
19 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

If you want your career to go places then join Department of Health in the Northern Territory. The challenges and opportunities in health and community care in the Territory are like no other in Australia, from remote Aboriginal health to tropical health and urban tertiary care. Continued investments in Aboriginal health, remote health, acute care and community services offer many opportunities for health professionals who want to be part of making a difference.


Senior Specialist Clinician Remuneration Package Range $284,784 - $275,026

(comprising salary $217,355 - $240,435, superannuation, leave loading and the value of 2 weeks extra recreation leave)

Potential total Remuneration Package in the vicinity of $463,900 which includes the above Package Range and in addition; salary sacrifice, private practice allowance, second roster allowance and professional development allowance

Top End Mental Health Service - Palmerston

Fixed vacancy for 2 years available

TEMHS is looking for a Senior Specialist Clinician to fill the position of Consultant Psychiatrist. The new Palmerston Regional Hospital will open in 2018 and TEMHS is seeking a Consultant Psychiatrist to establish a new Team to provide Consultation Liaison and Emergency Department Psychiatry services to the hospital, and Adult Psychiatry services to the Palmerston Community Team. A Registrar will be appointed to the Hospital Team in 2019, the Community Team has a Registrar supporting the Team Clinicians. This is an opportunity for an enthusiastic Consultant to enjoy the rich and varied experiences of the NT and make a solid contribution to the Service.

The successful applicant will have current or be eligible for specialist registration with the Australian Health Practitioners Registration Agency, with not less than the equivalent of six years full-time service in medical practice as a staff specialist, and either a Fellow of the Australasian Chapter of Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists, or international qualification equivalent to the above.

For further information on the above position please contact Robert Parker on 08 8922 7921 or

Quote vacancy number:             72180803

Vacancy closing date:                19 July 2018


Applicants should address the selection criteria and provide a current CV and contact details for 2 referees (preferably an email address). For a copy of the Job Description and to apply online please visit Further information about these positions can be obtained by phoning TOLLFREE 1300 659 247

Information on the Northern Territory and its great lifestyle is available at

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.

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