Remote Health

Mt Leibig

Photo: Road from Mt Leibig.

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Awards & Recognition

Staff within the Remote Health workforce are valued employees. There are a variety of awards that an individual, team or a workplace can be nominated for. These nominations may be as a trainee, professional excellence, or primary health service delivery.

Northern Territory Training Awards

The Department of Education and Training’s NT Training Awards is an annual event recognising training excellence and achievements by Registered Training Organisations, Territory businesses, apprentices, students and trainees. In total there are twelve awards.


  • Trainer of the Year

  • Vocational Student of the Year

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Student of the Year

  • Austin Asche Apprentice of the Year

  • School Based Apprentice or Trainee of the Year

  • VET in Schools Student of the Year

  • Registered Nurse Graduate of the Year

  • Living Legend

  • Acute Care

  • Aged Care

  • Community Health

  • Enrolled Nurse

  • General Practice

  • Mental Health

  • Midwifery

  • Professional

  • Remote Health

  • Nurse or Midwife of the Year

Aboriginal Health Worker Awards

The awards are an excellent opportunity to celebrate the unique and vital role of Aboriginal Health Workers in promoting workplace excellence and the delivery of health services throughout the Territory.


  • Remote

  • Urban

  • Specialised

  • New Practitioner

  • Overall winner is awarded the “Legend” award.

Each category winner and highly commended receives a study bursary.

The Chief Minister’s Awards for Excellence in the Public Sector formally recognise and reward the achievement of excellence in the NT Public Sector.


  • Delivering Quality Education and Training

  • Growing Prosperity

  • Improving Health and Wellbeing

  • Enriching our Society and Lifestyle

  • Preserving our Environment and Natural Resources

  • Strengthening Government and Public Administration


Remote Health
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