Podiatrist, North West and Remote Health

Mount Isa, QLD |

Salary Range:

Highly attractive salary up to $91,320 PLUS super, accommodation allowance, an annual flight home and more!

Job Description:

NWRH is now seeking a full-time Podiatrist to join their team in Mount Isa.

  • Fantastic opportunity for a qualified Podiatrist with a passion for rural and remote health care
  • Collaborate with specialists to provide holistic treatment for a diverse range of cases across the full spectrum of health concerns
  • Highly attractive salary up to $91,320 PLUS super, accommodation allowance, an annual flight home and more!

Come for the life experience, stay for the lifestyle

NWRH is now seeking a full-time Podiatrist to join their team in Mount Isa.

As part of a supportive, diverse, and multidisciplinary team, you’ll be providing podiatry services throughout Mount Isa and the neighbouring communities, and in collaboration with a range of specialists, to provide holistic care and long-term treatment and prevention strategies.

Working with a diverse range of clients, you'll get to live and work in a part of Australia that many never get to see - set your own schedule and help the community members thrive.

Helping people who may not otherwise have access to healthcare and support, you’ll see the real difference your work makes in rural communities as you enable clients to live and receive high-quality care locally.

Core duties:

  • Examine patients' feet to determine the nature and extent of conditions, deformities and injuries
  • Treat foot disabilities caused by diseases such as diabetes, peripheral vascular disorders, rheumatoid arthritis, and other neuropathies
  • Record patients' treatments and progress, and evaluate the effectiveness of clinical interventions
  • Assist health and community groups by raising awareness of healthy lifestyles, disease and disability, and other health-related issues
  • Collaborate with specialists and lead teams to provide holistic health plans for clients

Skills and experience:

The right candidate will be currently registered or eligible to obtain registration with AHPRA, and have a passion for providing quality healthcare to rural communities.

In addition you will need:

  • A relevant podiatry qualification
  • A current, unrestricted 'C' class Australian Driver's Licence
  • A combined blue card & NDIS worker screening (You can apply online at this link)
  • The right to live and work in Australia

We love our work - so will you!

Whether you are looking for a change of scenery or new adventure, this is an opportunity to make a real and valuable contribution. You will be joining a vibrant, multi-disciplinary team who have come from across Australia, with a mix of experiences, from fresh graduates to seasoned experts!

Successful candidates will receive an excellent salary package comprising of a base salary up to $91,320 (commensurate with skills and experience) plus super.

A fantastic range of ADDITIONAL benefits will also be provided, including:

  • Salary sacrificing options up to $15,900; 
  • 5 weeks annual leave plus 17.5% leave loading;
  • Annual return flight home;
  • Accommodation allowance;
  • Relocation assistance.

Interested in taking on a new challenge with a vibrant organisation, learning & expanding your skill set as you support local Queensland communities?

Living in Mount Isa

Also known as the 'Oasis of the Outback', Mount Isa offers the relaxed lifestyle and close-knit, supportive community of a small town, without sacrificing the amenities of city living. 

With a variety of shops, restaurants, and entertainment options, but none of the traffic or noise, it's a fantastic place for a "tree change", offering something for everyone, regardless of their interests. 

Home to the biggest rodeo in the southern hemisphere, which draws visitors from around the world, Mount Isa also offers the perfect jumping-off point to explore the nearby national parks and Lake Moondarra reservoir.

If you're interested in learning more about the incredible opportunities that exist in Mount Isa, click here

How to Apply:

For further questions please contact Tahlia Reade on 07 4744 7600 or Tahlia.reade@nwrh.com.au

Indigenous Australians are strongly encouraged to apply.

Please apply via our website: Recruitment | North and West Remote Health (NWRH)

Starting date: 
Wednesday, June 30, 2021
Closing date: 
Friday, July 30, 2021
Organisation: 
North and West Remote Health (NWRH)