Delivering primary health care that makes a real difference by improving Aboriginal health and closing the gap
Delivery of quality primary health care to Aboriginal people is the main driver for business at Maari Ma.
We are seeking a full time GP to join our multidisciplinary primary care team practising in Broken Hill with outreach clinics in the surrounding towns of Wilcannia, Menindee and Ivanhoe.
We are AGPAL accredited, have electronic medical records and sophisticated decision support tools, actively participate in continuous improvement and research activities and are supported by a comprehensive range of visiting specialty services. Maari Ma’s local Indigenous workforce provides our GPs with access to timely support and advice regarding cultural issues.
Our new facilities are modern, culturally engaging and provide a welcoming and effective work environment.
Maari Ma is committed to GP Registrar training providing quality learning experiences in Aboriginal health. This position will have a role in teaching and will need to be eligible for accreditation as a Registrar Supervisor.
You will join an existing team of GPs with many years of experience working in rural general practice and Aboriginal health services in Australia.
GENERAL PRACTITIONERS will need their FRACGP or VR and demonstrate a commitment to primary health approaches to Aboriginal health.
The REMUNERATION package is available as a contract for services or employment plus attractive benefits package including relocation, accommodation and vehicle. Minimum contract term is two years. No after hours or weekend work.
BROKEN HILL offers a mix of relaxed lifestyle exploring the outback and joining the many activities and sports available. Soak up the beauty of the art world where landscapes and sunsets are inspiring. It is a very comfortable and stimulating lifestyle for families and singles.
For enquiries and expressions of interest, please email Glenis Barnes, Medical Workforce Support firstname.lastname@example.org, Dr Stephen Gaggin Stephen.Gaggin@maarima.com.au or Dr Aung Si Thu Aung.Sithu@maarima.com.au
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Maari Ma is an award winning service that has been providing services to the Aboriginal communities of the Far West region of NSW for over 20 years. The skills, values and commitment of our staff are key to our success.
The benefits of working with us include great training and career development opportunities, generous leave entitlements including 5 weeks annual leave, rostered days off and salary packaging (which increases your take home pay by several thousand dollars a year). We also offer health and wellbeing programs, including corporate discount rates for fitness and aquatic centre membership.
We think that Maari Ma is a great place to work. We have a great team of committed people who also think so. Read on to see what they have to say about working at Maari Ma.