General Practitioner (VR GP) Broken Hill, New South Wales

Job details

ID: JREF-103410
Type: Permanent
Salary: Salary on application
Location: NSW
Published: 17/09/2020
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  • Remuneration Package $350K to $410K
  • DPA exemption available
  • Impressive income opportunity with flexible contractual arrangements

The Opportunity

Practice medicine in a dynamic bulk billing clinic providing ample opportunity for career advancement. As a teaching practice, the clinic is able to support a medical practitioners burgeoning career in general practice or for a GP to pursue their own special interests.

The organization offers a full suite of medical services and is support by an extensive multidisciplinary team including fellow GPs, Aboriginal Health Workers, RNs and visiting Allied Health specialists. Constructed as a purpose built facility, the practice is fully computerized and outfitted with the latest equipment. Determined to improve the well being of their patient base and committed to a high standard of treatment where chronic disease is a common presentation, consults are typically 30 minutes.

The organization is offering a competitive remuneration package in addition to flexible contractual arrangements. Choose from working full-time and residing within the community or electing to participate in part-time FIFO arrangements. You also have the ability to opt for a salaried position or to be contracted as a sole trader. The clinic is also including the use of a motor vehicle for use locally as well as residential accommodation. Your general session hours will be Monday to Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm with no weekend work required. However, additional work is available at the local hospital if increased remuneration is desired.

The Location

Broken Hill is a rural mining community in western New South Wales on the frontier of the Australian Outback. The town has a rich industrial history as once having large mineral deposits such as silver and zinc ore. On the edge of the Australian Outback, local tours and impeccable scenery have now become the main draw.

A short drive to Mundi Mundi lookout near Silverton offers astonishing views over picturesque plains. Silverton is also a popular destination with as a major draw for the international film industry. Cult classics such as Mad Max we're filmed here and many production sets remain including the Silverton Hotel. Enticing walking tracks, camel tours and Aboriginal Art galleries are just a few more exciting activities available in the community.

The town is serviced by regional air carriers and has rail links to Sydney as well as busing routes to nearby urban centres. The community has all of the amenities you can expect including large grocery chains and shopping outlets along the main road in the heart of the city. A variety of restaurants and cafes line the main strip giving you ample dining options to choose from.

Essential Requirements

You must be an experienced VR GP (FRACGP or FACRRM) with a current emergency medicine certificate. This is a DPA approved location, so applications are welcomed from overseas-trained VR GPs who are still under moratorium.

This is an opportunity to join a highly decorated practice with an exceptional team of medical professionals!

If this sounds like something you would be interested in contact Erin Macbeth on +61 0435277866 and quote job reference number JREF-103410.

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