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Find below current job opportunities 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

For those seeking to submit an expressions of interest as part of Adelaide PHN's current membership recruitment drive, please see the Clinical Council or Consumer Advisory Council pages.

Adelaide PHN Career Opportunities 

Innovation and Design Officer (Primary Mental Health)
1.0 FTE - 12 Month Maternity Leave Contract 

Are you looking to work for an innovative, progressive organisation for your next challenge? Do you have a genuine enthusiasm for health and a commitment to improving health outcomes in the community?

Adelaide Primary Health Network (APHN) is an independent, membership based, not for profit primary health organisation and employer of choice.  We engage with primary health care providers and key stakeholders by working in partnership to identify local needs; create strategies and commission services aimed at improving health outcomes.  

We are currently seeking an experienced and passionate Innovation and Design Officer specialising in Primary Mental Health to join our exciting Innovation and Design team.

The Innovation and Design officers design, co-develop and capacity build services to support an integrated and coordinated Primary Health Care system. This role will have a key focus on Primary Mental Health and requires an in-depth understanding of the primary mental health care sector, and an ability to utilise local needs assessment information and available evidence, to create innovative design solutions.  

Demonstrated experience working in Primary Health Care and experience using standard project management techniques or the ability to rapidly acquire knowledge of basic scoping methodologies, will be expected of the successful applicant.

Together with exceptional communication skills, the successful candidate will also have expertise and experience in developing relationships and working collaboratively.

Tertiary qualifications in a relevant health field (and experience working in mental health) are also 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 health care 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 review and consider the position description
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 26 November 2018. 

External Career Opportunities

VR GP - Reynella Medical Centre 
Full Time or Part Time 

Privately owned southern suburbs practice, looking for unrestricted VR GPs for full or part time hours. Doctors transitioning to retirement so we have a ready patient load. Excellent, experienced nursing and admin support and allied health onsite. We provide quality patient centred care in a friendly and professional environment. We are a mixed billing practice, offering 70%+ other incentives. 

For more information, please contact Joanne Jones on


After Hours Doctors - EBM Family Practice 
Part Time 

We are looking for a caring, empathetic doctors and/or experienced RMOs to join our fast growing, multicultural practice. We are located in a thriving, town like, northern suburb area which has DWS status. Our patient base is very varied from the young, to the elderley and with many international university students. Hours would be from 6.00pm - 10.00pm with a good rate of pay on offer for the right person. 

For more information, please contact Raelene Fry on 0409 099 110.


Mental Health Clinician - Links to Wellbeing 
Full Time 

The Mental Health Clinician will work full time in the Links to Wellbeing mental health team to deliver focused mental health nursing services for individuals with mental health disorders in a primary care setting. 

For more information, please contact Mary-Jane Honner on 8326 3591.



GP - Morphett Vale Family Practice 
Full Time 

We are looking for an Australian trained unconditional GP to join our mixed billing practice. Located in the largest suburb of the state, which includes a chemist, pathology and allied health. Remuneratin depends on skills and experience. 

For more information, please contact Ros Melrose via email:


GP - Aldinga Day and Night Surgery 
Full Time or Part Time 

We are looking for a GP to become part of our established practice within a sea change community setting. This includes the opportunity to work afterhours to maximise income potential. 

For more information, please contact Wendy Ziersch on 8531 2988.


Psychologist - EBM Family Medical Practice 
Part Time 

We are looking for a caring, empathetic psychologist to join our fast growing, multicultural practice in a thriving, town like northern suburb area.  Our patient base is very varied from the very young, to the elderly and with many international university students. We are a very flexible organization - you choose your own hours.

For more information, please contact Raelene Fry on 0409 099 110. 


VR GP - Westwood Medical Centre
Full Time or Part Time 

We are looking for a VR GP to join our modern, fully computerised, doctor owned clinic, which is co-located with SA Dental in a purpose built community health centre. We are open 7 days a week with flexibility to work on weekends, we have excellent nursing support and onsite pathology and allied health. Additional language skills would be beneficial.

For more information, please contact Michael Basso via email


Practice Nurse - Regency Medical Centre 
Part Time 

Our busy general practice requires an experienced practice nurse with excellent communication skills and a focus on patient care to work 2-4 days per week. Minimum of 3 years general practice experience, registration with AHPRA and police clearance is essential. Duties include: wound management, ECG, spirometry, minor procedures (assisting), sterilising, immunisations, chronic disease management and health assessments/care plans.

For more information, please contact Susan Henning via email


Clinical Nurse - Centacare Catholic Family Services 
Full Time 

The Clinical Nurse (CN) will work in the Children's Services Unit, Family Preservation Program. This program works in partnersip with families and the Department for Children Protection to address child protection risk factors, strengthen family relationships, promote the safety and wellbeing of children and young people. Working in a multidisciplinary team, the CN will provide timely health assessments and interventions, work to increase family reslilience and accress to health services to support families to stay together. Some of the key responsibilibites of this role inscludes the delivery of: evidence based child and adult health assessments, health promotion and education, in-home development and community based interventions, development and mental health assessments, pre and post-natal supports and collaborative case planning

For more information, please contact Natalie Patmore on 8159 1400.

GP - Glenelg Medical Centre 
Full Time or Part Time 

We are looking for a progressive minded GP with a team player/friendly personality to fill a full-time or part-time position in our expanding practice. Unrestricted FRACGP registration is essential and experience is preferred. 

For more information, please contact Dr. Rajan Anand via email:

RN - Pooraka Clinic 

Pooraka Clinic is seeking an experienced practice nurse who is passionate about working with patients and working alongside GPs, has a positive attitude and aims to get the job done. 10-13 hours per week with the availability to fill in for holiday and sick leave. We require a minimum of two years experience as a practice nurse, ARHRA registration, insurance, police check and CPR certificate. Knowledge of medical director and pracsoft is preferred. 

For more information, please contact Sarah Mandica via email:

Psychologist - Torrens House Psychology (Victor Harbor)
Part Time 

Private practice psychology is not just about how we work, but also about who we work with and where. Torrens House Psychology in Victor Harbor is the largest rural psychology practice in South Australia and is seeking a psychologist to work two-days per week for an immediate start and ready case load. It is a beautiful location on the south coast and only one hour from the CBD. We have a great group of experienced clinicians and provide fully serviced, professional rooms, admin support, clinical team support and supervision. 

For more information, please contact Chris Wigg on 8552 6697, or email

West Beach Medical 
Multiple Positions Available 

  • Registered Nurse
    Casual/Part Time 

    If you are a motivated RN and after a chance to establish a niche in the Western suburbs, we would love for you to apply and see how you can become a valued member of our team. We need an RN dedicated to making a difference and also not afraid of a challance. 

    For more information, please contact Harry via email:
  • Practice Manager 

    We are after an enthusiastic practice manager looking to build on a clinic that has been established for over 40 years.  Located in the Western suburbs, we need a motivated manager who will play a central role in establishing our clinic as a centre of excellence in health care.  

    For more information, please contact Harry via email:

General Practice Nurse - Hyde Park Clinic 
Part Time 

An opportunity exists for an energetic, bright and self-motivated practice nurse who has the ability to multi-task and work as a team player to work 2.5 days per week in our fast paced and computerised general practice. A knowledge of GPMP care plans is a must. General practice and Zedmed experience is highly desirable and flexibility to cover leave is essential. 

For more information, please contact Kylie Parker via email:

VR GP - Allcare Blakes Crossing 
Full Time or Part Time 

We have a great opportunity for VR GP's to join our Doctor owned, AGPAL accredited and fully equipped clinic in the new and exciting development of Blakes Crossing. You will be supported by our practice nurse, as well as allied health services, including on site pathology, physiotherapy, podiatry and psychology. Complete autonomy and flexible working, with excellent remuneration. Blakes Crossing was the winner of the Urban Development Institute of Australia, best Masterplanned Development in Australia, and is the perfect place to start the next chapter in your career. 

For more information, please contact Gladys Riches on 7078 4566 or

Erindale Family Practice
Multiple Positions Available
Erindale Family Practice is conveniently located in Adelaide Eastern Suburbs and has established a solid reputation for its patient care and services. We are currently looking for three roles detailed below: 

  • Medical Receptionist
    20 hours per week

    We are looking for a casual medical receptionist to join us. The role will be approximately 20 hours per week.  These hours may differ depending on Practice demand and you will need to be available to relieve for staff leave. We are a warm, relaxed and welcoming team who are committed to high customer service. To be successful in this role you will be well presented, have a warm and welcoming manner, possess excellent verbal, telephone and computer skills (Medical Director & Pracsoft preferred), have previous medical receptionist experience, have knowledge of Medicare, and have a current police check.  Applicants should be highly motivated, have initiative, a positive attitude and a good work ethic.  You will be some-one who is proactive in managing the needs of the Doctors and patients alike. If you feel that this position is for you please contact the Practice manager on (08) 8431 2077 or email
  • Practice Nurse

    Our medical practice is currently offering the position of an experienced Practice Nurse. Roles and responsibilities include performing immunisations (adult and child), wound care, general patient observation, ECGs, chronic disease management, health assessments, recalls, reminders, maintaining the treatment room and supplies, and assisting doctors with minor procedures. To be succesful in the role you will be required to have APHRA registration, excellent written and verbal communication skills, honesty and reliability, cope well under pressure and meet set deadlines, have a National Police check, current CPR certificate, general practice experience preferred, be able to meet ongoing practice accreditation and e-health requirements, and have completed childhood vaccination course (preferrable). Applicant should be highly motivated, have initiative, a positive attitude and a good work ethic.  You will be someone who is pro-active in managing the needs of the Doctors and patients alike. If you feel that this position is for your please contact the Practice Manager on (08) 8332 0055 or email
  • GP (for women's Health Clinic)
    Part time - Full time, mixed billing, family environment

    Erindale Family Practice is a well-established, well regarded, busy Practice in Erindale (just 10 minutes from the City) and is seeking an experienced female General Practitioner. Position details: The Practice is GP owned and is fully Accredited and Computerised, Attractive terms and conditions, Billings – Mixed, Regular Hours, Registered Nurse nursing support, Excellent Support staff. Applicants must be Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident, must have full AHPRA Registration as a Medical Practitioner. To apply please contact Merici Quigley (Practice Manager) or call 8332 0055.


GP - Beulah Road General Practice
Part time 

Due to the resignation of a long term part time female General Practitioner there is an opportunity for a vocationally registered  GP to join a small established friendly mixed billing practice in Norwood.

Initially for two sessions a week the position offers flexibility, excellent mentorship in medicine and contemporary practice management if needed, with a view to expansion and possible succession.

Please refer to for additional information. For confidential discussion, contact Debbie (Practice Manager)  Phone 08 8363 6173


General Practitioner VR - UniSA Health Medical Clinic
Full Time or Part Time

Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to be part of the substantial growth in the Adelaide CBD.

We are seeking suitably qualified VR GP’s to join one of our two city based practices focusing on providing services to UniSA staff, students and the general public.   

Excellent working conditions supported by a wonderful, caring & experienced nursing and admin team.  Flexible work arrangements are available with the capacity to earn a sustainable remuneration.   

For further information, please contact our Jill Dewey on 1300 172 996 


Female VR GP - Westwood Medical Centre 
Full Time or Part Time 

• Close to Adelaide CBD • Doctor-owned, AGPAL accredited practice with young and progressive owners • Modern clinic with natural light in all rooms plus 2 bed treatment room • Full computerisation with Best Practice software and IT support • Excellent CDM & nursing support • Onsite pathology and allied health • Complete autonomy and flexibility in working hours • 70% of billings, minimum guarantee for 6 months • Open 7 days with flexibility to work on weekends if desired • Multicultural area so additional language skills would be desirable

For further information, please contact our Michael Basso at