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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

Adelaide PHN Career Opportunities 

  • Innovation and Design Officer (Mental Health)
    Full Time, Contract Position 

    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?

    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 ensure that available evidence and intelligence, local population health and national priorities and quality principles are combined to design, co-develop and capacity build services to support an integrated and coordinated Primary Health Care system. This particular 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 and knowledge, 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 read and consider the role's 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

    If you would like to discuss the position, please call 8219 5900.
    Applications close 12noon Monday 26 March 2018.


External Career Opportunities

Registered Nurse / Practice Nurse - Ladywood Clinic

Key Responsibilities: Treatment Room duties – patient triage, assisting with minor procedures, wound management, ECG, ABI, spirometry, blood collection, ear syringing, iron infusion, Immunisation programs (child, adult and travel), including off site flu clinics and cold chain management, Chronic Disease Management and education, Care Planning, Health Assessments, general and employment medicals, Administration tasks – assisting with the practice recall and reminder systems and relief of reception staff (including bookings and billings), & Knowledge of AGPAL accreditation standards and process and RACGP guidelines

Essential Criteria: Current Registration with AHPRA, 2 years post graduate experience in a Registered Nurse role, Permanent Residency or Citizenship, Current First Aid and CPR certificate, Current National Criminal History Check including Working with Children/Vulnerable Groups, Childhood Immunisation experience and Certificate, Good computer skills, especially with practice software (preferably Best Practice), & Ability to build rapport with patients and staff from diverse backgrounds

Applications close 20 March 2018 
For more information please contact: Kristy Morataya on 8263 6521


General Practitioner VR/NON-VR - Ingle Farm Medical Centre
Full Time / Part Time roles available

Ingle Farm Medical Centre is looking for a GP to cope with increasing patient load. We offer a competitive minimum salary or 70% of billings depending on qualifications. We are  a DWS site and accredited by AGPAL. The clinic also engages GP registrars, hence a very diverse teaching program if needed.

For more information please contact Dr Muazzam Rifat at

General Practitioner VR/NON-VR - Aldinga Day and Night Surgery 
Full Time

Aldinga Day and Night Surgery is looking for VR, Non-VR GP's for our Practice in DWS area at Aldinga. The general practitioner is required to be appropriately trained and experienced in the discipline of general practice who is able to provide high quality, primary health care services to patients of all age ranges. Salary between $150k to $300k for full and part time general practitioners. Full nursing support and onsite Pathology. 

For more information please email Bob at


VR Female  GP - Warradale Medical Centre
Part Time

Established family practice with existing patients base looking for a female GP with experience in women's health. Position available as long serving female GP retiring. Next to the Chemist.Laboratories, Radiology Services Allied Health Professionals close by. Close to Nursing Homes and world class Tertiary Hospital. Computerised and Accredited Practice. Medical Director. Mainly Private Billing Clients. 65% of Billings 
Close to world-class Swimming and Sports facilities and Beaches. Well connected to transport with buses and train. 15 minutes from CBD

For more information please contact Naomi Stringer on 0432 580 897 or