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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:

Chief Executive Officer

Full time

This contract runs until February 2023 and the focus of the Company will be to prepare for the transition of the AGPT program to the two GP professional colleges – The Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM) and The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP), while continuing to operate the AGPT program in the NT during 2022. The position will lead the Company during a dynamic time and will need to be adaptable, flexible, professional, with a focus on stakeholder relationships. Following completion of the contract, NTGPE may need to be wound up or undergo significant transformation.

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Director of Training and Education NTGPE

Darwin or Alice Springs
0.7 FTE

The Director of Training and Education has responsibility for the medical education and training aspects of NTGPE’s program. The successful applicant will be heavily involved with education program design and delivery to GP registrars and supervisors in health services and educational settings and with the training program, offering training advice and keeping up-to-date with policies and their implementation.

The position works to ensure the education and training of NTGPE’s GP registrars meets the requirements of the Australian General Practice Training (AGPT) program. The role is an executive leadership role within NTGPE, which plays a key role in the management and coordination of the organisation’s activities and provides high level operational support to the CEO.

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For more information about these vacancies contact CEO Stephen Pincus on 08 8946 7079


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.