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Find below current job oppurtunities within the Primary Health Care sector in the Adelaide and surrounding suburbs region. 

If you have a vacancy available in your Primary Health Care related organisation and the position is located within the Adelaide and surrounding suburbs region we can list it for free on this page. To make a submission, please complete the Job Advertisement Template and send to

Adelaide PHN Career Opportunities 

Development and Commissioning Officer 
Full Time to 30 June 2018
Are you looking to work for an innovative, progressive organisation from your next challenge? Do you have a genuine enthusiasm for health and a commitment to improving health outcomes in the community?
We are currently seeking an experienced Development and Commissioning Officer to join our exciting innovative Developing and Commissioning team at the Adelaide PHN.

The Development and Commissioning Officer role involves primary health care program development, planning and commissioning to address identified priority needs.   It requires a strong understanding of the primary health care system and population health planning principles, as well as skills and knowledge in undertaking commissioning in the primary health care environment. This role ensures that services, activities and initiatives designed to be commissioned, are developed to the stage that they can be procured ensuring they comprise high quality evaluation and research methodology, cost benefit analysis and are aligned with, and monitored against, the strategic plan and objectives of the Adelaide PHN. Experience in liaising with primary health service providers and involvement in health research and evaluation will be expected of the successful applicant.  You will also have expertise and experience in researching and critical analysis of complex issues in human service delivery and service development and a working knowledge of the principles of commissioning from a primary health care perspective.

Qualifications in health, social science, or community development will be highly desirable, but not essential.

If this sounds like you, this is your opportunity to become part of an organisation that is committed to driving positive change throughout primary healthcare and improving health outcomes. In return for your innovative thinking and commitment, you will receive a competitive salary, commensurate with your skills and experience, plus generous salary packaging options, which will significantly boost your overall package. Additionally, you will enjoy great work-life balance working within a flexible work environment and with an energetic, friendly and highly supportive team!

Application process

1.    Please read and consider the position description (click here)
2.    Email your resume and a short (1-2 page) cover letter in response to the essential minimum capabilities and desirable characteristics, and describing your interest in the role to
3.    If you would like to discuss the position, please call 8219 5900

Applications close 12noon Monday 5 July 2017.


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Please forward an expression of interest and your CV via email to Trent Ames at


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Exciting opportunity for a GP to join our well-established group general practice conveniently located in southern Adelaide, with good access to public transport and ample onsite parking.
Special interests of the practice include computerised molechecks, skin cancer treatments, minor surgery, CFS, geriatrics, Travel Medicine and counselling.
Flexible working conditions, patient-focused, supportive team environment, advanced skin cancer & melanoma screening, pathology collection, practice nurses & allied health on site.

The position would appeal to practitioners with an interest in broad general practice. 
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Midwest Health sets the standard in complete medical family healthcare. Midwest Health is committed to providing high quality care and services for all aspects of an individual’s health and wellbeing.
All doctors, health professionals and staff are committed to maintaining continuous improvement and to practicing in an ethical manner.
Midwest Health is purpose built, with all the latest equipment and extensive car parking. Please browse our website and see the services we offer at
For more information or to apply, please contact Helen Shaw on 8348 0000