General Practitioner

Position Description:

Busy clinic with an existing patient base
Strong support and mentoring
* This position may attract a Relocation Grant.


You will be joining a long-standing and highly reputable GP clinic attached to the local health service. Working in a full-time capacity, you will be completing up to 10 sessions / week and participating in an on-call / after-hours roster with the incumbent GP’s. This roster will see you participate 1 in 3. You will also hold VMO rights to the local health service and conduct rounds when required.

The practice will provide you with a detailed orientation and induction program to assist you and your family to settle into the practice and the community at large. You will be afforded ongoing support and mentoring from a strong team of Vocationally Registered GP’s who will help you with your professional growth and development.

Essential Criteria:

Limited registration level 3-4 supervision, General or specialist.
Australian GP or hospital experience preferred

The Package:

Percentage of mixed billings reflecting your experience in Australian General Practice
Extra payment for on-call
Guaranteed income period

Practice Details:

This well-established, fully computerised practice has been providing trusted care and quality medical services to the local community for over 22 years. Attached to the local Health Services and servicing a catchment population of over 4,500; the practice focusses on supporting their patients to be healthy and live a full life. An accredited, computerised practice, currently comprising of 2 GPs and visiting specialists. Doctors are supported in practice by four receptionists, Practice Manager, an Enrolled Nurse, a Registered Nurse and visiting Allied Health Specialists. You will have access to a treatment room where services such as minor surgeries, suturing, vaccinations and general ‘lumps and bumps’ procedures are performed. Pathology services are coordinated daily and along with a diabetic educator, and an asthma nurse, Australian Hearing service, Australian Cardiac Diagnostic Service for Echo ultrasounds monthly.

Practice hours are Monday to Friday from 09:00 – 17:30. Incumbent GP’s will participate in providing after-hours / on-call services to the local Health Service and will participate in a oncall roster.

The local Health Service has podiatrists, speech therapists, physiotherapists, exercise physiologists, visiting ENT surgeon who work closely with the clinic. Bendigo X-Ray works 3 days a week next to the clinic.

The town of Warracknabeal is situated between Horsham and Hopetoun in the north-west of the state. The attractive Yarriambiack Creek flows through Warracknabeal, lined with river gums and populated with water birds. There are several footbridges across the creek and a boat ramp off Craig Avenue. A flora and fauna park is located on a sweeping bend of the creek at the northern end of Scott Street and it includes BBQ and picnic areas, a playground and native animals housed in large enclosures.
Warracknabeal, VIC, AU