General Practitioner - South West Medical Centre (As per advertisement)

Job posted: 28/07/2022
Applications close: 21/08/2022 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: South West Region | Warrnambool

Job type: Full time

Organisation: South West Healthcare

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: VG/1649497

Reference: VG/1649497

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: South West Region | Warrnambool

Located on the beautiful Great South Coast, South West Healthcare offers a comprehensive range of medical, surgical and psychiatric services. The organisation serves a catchment in excess of 110,000 and comprises of a total of 282 beds and an extensive range of primary and community services. Warrnambool boasts excellent sporting, education (pre-school to university), social and cultural facilities. The city’s award winning foreshore promenade is a 5.7km path that stretches from the breakwater along the coastline to the Hopkins River mouth.

Are you a GP looking for an opportunity to join a friendly and supportive team in providing high quality health care to the community?

About South West Medical Centre

South West Medical Centre is a GP clinic operating as a separate business unit of South West Healthcare. Integrated within the Warrnambool Community Health building, the practice aims to deliver a service that is accessible and responsive to the healthcare needs of the community. Consulting space includes six medical rooms and two procedure rooms with opportunity for future expansion. The practice has dedicated experienced nursing staff and access to allied health professionals as required.

Links with both Deakin University and GP training organisations provide the practice with both teaching and research capability. With a strong patient base, across the full range of socio-demographic profiles, there is ample opportunity for private billing.

About the role

There are current opportunities available for suitably qualified General Practitioners (GP's) to join the team.  Part time and full time positions are available on an attractive fee split basis (70/30) with potential take home income of around $7000 for a 5 day week. With an established patient base your books will be full on day one.

A Clinical Lead opportunity is also available. This position will provide overarching clinical leadership to our GP's and GP Registrars with negotiated remuneration to support. If you are looking for an opportunity to shape and develop a clinic and remain focused on patient care without the pressure that comes with owning your own business, this could be the role for you.

The clinic is also participating in the development of a funded Womens Reproductive Health Hub which interested GP's are able to participate in.

For further information or to discuss the position details and its opportunities further please phone Penelope Knowles (SWMC Practice Manager) on 5563 4370 for a confidential conversation.

What you bring

Applicants must have a relevant medical degree (MBBS or equivalent), current and appropriate registration with the Medical Board of Australia and specialist registration in General Practice with AHPRA. 

Willingness to work after hours to 8:30pm (once per week) and occasional Sundays (2:00pm – 5:30pm) is preferred.  There is no on-call.

What we offer

You will enjoy benefits such as:

  • An attractive fee split arrangement
  • Relocation assistance and accommodation support available
  • Relaxed lifestyle living in Warrnambool on Victoria's South West surf coast
  • Designated free off-street car parking and leave the long city commute behind you

Who we are

South West Medical Centre is part of the larger South West Healthcare major specialist referral centre for the Barwon South West sub-region, and provides a comprehensive range of acute, sub-acute, specialist, community, mental health and aged services.  With a population of 39,000 and a catchment of 100,000 Warrnambool is the regional centre to Victoria's Great South Coast.

To learn about the vibrant city of Warrnambool and South West Victoria please visit: http://www.warrnambool.com/

How to apply

Submit your application by selecting the Apply button and include a cover letter and resume by Sunday 21 August 2022.

The successful applicant will be required to be eligible for and undergo the following:

  • Police Record Check
  • Employee Working with Children's Check
  • Current Immunisation status

Note: If you experience any difficulties with this website, please email: humanresources@swh.net.au

General Practitioner - South West Medical Centre (As per advertisement)

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

As per advertisement


Penelope Knowles (SWMC Practice Manager) | penelope.knowles@swh.net.au 55634370

General Practitioner - South West Medical Centre (As per advertisement)