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A vibrant organisation passionate about primary health care through general practice education


Stephen Pincus


StTephen PincusThe NTGPE team is made up of motivated, skilled and collaborative people with a passion for GP training in the Northern Territory. Staff enjoy good working conditions and we actively promote equity and diversity and provide a flexible workplace that supports work-life balance. We have a productive and successful workplace that provides good opportunities to contribute to our mission to develop competent general practitioners and help close the gap.

NTGPE is a not-for-profit, non-government organisation that is entirely funded by the Australian Department of Health to train general practitioners in the Northern Territory. The success of NTGPE is largely determined by the quality and commitment of its people.

  • We are a vibrant organisation that is passionate about primary health care.
  • We operate on a three-year funding cycle and the current cycle ends in 2021.


NTGPE is recruiting for the following roles:

Director of Education NTGPE

Part time contract
Darwin or Alice Springs

The Director of Education is an executive leadership role within NTGPE and plays a key role in the management and coordination of the organisation’s activities. The position leads the medical education of GP registrars across the Northern Territory to meet the requirements of the AGPT program in preparation for RACGP and ACRRM fellowship.

Working closely with the Director of Training and a team of dedicated medical educators, cultural educators and program staff, the role is heavily involved in education program design and delivery for GP registrars and supervisors. The successful candidate must be experienced in health service delivery and medical education.

The position is part time with the expectation that you will continue to work clinically and can be located in Alice Springs or Darwin. 

For more information about this opportunity contact CEO Stephen Pincus on 08 8946 7079.

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Marketing and Communications Manager

NTGPE is looking for an experienced marketing and communications manager to promote general practice training to junior doctors nationally and provide communication support to doctors in the program. This is a maternity relief position to commence as soon as possible with a contract until the end of December 2021.

How to Apply:

To apply, email a covering letter and your CV to

For a confidential discussion about this job contact:
Marketing and Communications Manager
(m) 0406 977 044

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NTGPE is recruiting External Clinical Teaching Visitors (ECT Visitors) to work on a casual basis. We encourage GPs from Darwin, Gove, Katherine and Alice Springs to register interest with Director of Training, Dr Bronwyn Carson, at

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Executive Assistant

I've been with NTGPE for about eight years. The organisation is supportive of flexible working arrangements, cares about work/life balance and runs a good health and wellbeing program. I've been granted the flexibility to move between new projects and departments within NTGPE.

The work we do at NTGPE is truly meaningful and I share with my colleagues a commitment to providing the best training and health care across the NT. We all put in a lot of effort to help close the gap to improve health outcomes for Indigenous people.

What we offer


  • Salary packaging
  • Uniforms are provided
  • Commitment to staff physical and emotional wellbeing
  • Above average superannuation scheme
  • Pleasant surroundings and newly refurbished office space
  • Ample available parking with paid permit
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional development opportunities.
Where we work

NTGPE's main office is located Building 1, Yellow Precinct on the Charles Darwin University's Casuarina campus, and is surrounded by beautiful tropical gardens.


NTGPE Alice Springs office is in the National Remote Health Precinct, 5 Skinner Street, Alice Springs.