Specialists

There are specialist positions available at Royal Darwin Hospital and Alice Springs Hospital.

Royal Darwin Hospital

Royal Darwin Hospital is the principal tertiary referral centre in the Top End and is also acknowledged as the National Critical Care and Trauma Response Centre.

As such, the hospital employs a comprehensive team of Staff Specialists covering disciplines including Anaesthetics, Medicine, Intensive Care, Emergency, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Pathology, Radiology, Psychiatry and Surgery, including sub-speciality areas in both Medicine and Surgery.

Applications to join our dynamic team are welcomed, and vacancies currently exist in all major specialities. All applications must be submitted via the application form below.

Alice Springs Hospital

Alice Springs Hospital is the principal hospital in Central Australia.

The hospital employs a comprehensive team of Staff Specialists covering disciplines including Anaesthetics, Medicine (both Adult and Paediatrics), Intensive Care, Emergency (including retrieval medicine), Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Psychiatry and Surgery, including sub-speciality areas in both Medicine (Renal, Addiction, and Palliative Care with Rehabilitation medicine a possibility),  and Surgery (Orthopaedics and Ophthalmology). Specialists in general medicine with a sub-speciality interest are particularly welcome to apply

Applications to join our dynamic team are welcomed, and vacancies currently exist in some major specialities. 

All successful applicants will be required to undergo a credentialing process prior to formal appointment.

How to apply

 To apply for a Specialist Position please complete a cover letter to support your application including:

  • why do you want to work in the NT
  • any rural/remote experiences you have had
  • links to the NT (family, friends etc)
  • commitment to the NT
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Email your application, covering letter and CV to hospitaldoctors.THS@nt.gov.au.

Please include the following in the email subject line: Specialist Application (your name).

Information on formatting your CV is provided below:

  • Format for CV.

Referee report

Please ensure you nominate three referees in your application. 

The NT Department of Health will contact the referees of all short-listed applicants. 

About specialist vacancies

Read more about the vacancies in the various divisions:

Last updated: 10 January 2017