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GP: Horsham

  • : RWAV (Rural Workforce Agency - Victoria)
  • : 04-Jun-2018
  • : Horsham VIC 3400

Position Description:

  • s19AB exemption available

  • RRMA 5 – Eligible to access A1 Medicare rebate

  • Able to support Level 1, Level 2, Level 3 and Level 4 supervision

  • Strong team focused and friendly practice

  • Renovated and well-equipped practice

  • Great earning potential in this busy practice

The Role:

This is an outstanding opportunity for you to join one of Horsham’s best known and long established clinics in either a part-time or full-time capacity.

Dealing with a family orientated practice you will see a variety of patients and deal with a broad range of health care requirements. The town has superb access to Allied health and you can access visiting specialists inhouse. Experienced nurses will support you in your role and you will have access to modern up to date equipment.

Your broad range of General Practice experience will see you transition into this well supported environment. Being linked with the local hospital, participation in the after-hours on-call roster (currently 1:5 weekends and less than 1:2 weekday) is expected. The practice also has VMO rights to the local health service and visits to the Nursing homes are also optional.

While procedural skills are not mandatory, Obstetric skills will assist the practice. An interest in medical education is also valued as the practice has a long history of active involvement in training students and registrars.

As a new GP to the clinic, you will receive a detailed orientation and induction into the practice with ongoing mentoring and support. You and your family will be provided with help to settle into a welcoming community with assistance to access accommodation, schooling, community support services, sporting and special interest organisations and social opportunities.

Essential Criteria:

  • AHPRA medical registration – able to support level 3 supervision

  • Australian health system experience (hospital or general practice) preferred

  • Demonstrated broad range of GP skills

The Package:

  • from 55 – 65% of billings depending on level of qualifications and supervison needs

  • plus on-call package

  • Supportive and friendly community and practice

 

Practice Details:

This RACGP  teaching practice consists of 17 consulting rooms, 2 treatment rooms, a triage room as well as a small procedures theatre. Recently renovated the practice is well-equipped with modern equipment and prides itself on providing the highest quality of care to all its patients.

Lister House Clinic currently has a team of 8 full and part-time doctors, two GP registrars, two medical students, an in-house surgeon, as well as visiting cardiologists,  psychiatrist and a paediatrican. Supporting the doctors and specialists are a team of reception and administration staff and dedicated nurses specialising in care plans, diabetes education, midwifery, women’s health, immunisations,  theatre procedures and health assessments. as well as 15 support staff.

Horsham (population 18,000) is the Wimmera region’s capital. Offering its residents a varied lifestyle, Horsham is an ideal base for visiting the surrounding natural attractions – Mt Arapiles-Tooan State Park, Little Desert National Park and the Northern Grampians. Go rock climbing on the world famous Mt Arapiles and capture the sunsets that can be seen on the vast flat plains of the Wimmera and the Northern Grampians. Horsham boasts one of the finest greens golf courses outside metropolitan Melbourne and is featured in the top public courses in Australia. The other sporting facilities and clubs are equally as good . Horsham has excellent shopping precincts, good selection of eateries and is home to a renowned dynamic arts community , theatre and regional art gallery.

Only a 3-hour drive from Melbourne this regional town has it all. Click here for more information on living and working in Horsham.

 

S19AB Eligibility:

Yes

ROMPS Eligibility:

Yes

Computer Software:

Zedmed

Solo or Group Practice:

Group Practice

Regional Information 

The spectacular Grampians and Mount Arapiles rise above the vast plains of sheep and wheat in this part of Victoria providing a diverse array of native wildlife, picturesque walking tracks, and breathtaking scenic attractions.

The Great Ocean Road is a must-see – the famous road follows the rugged coast from Melbourne to the South Australian border making for a scenic road trip.

Key features:

  • Great Ocean Road

  • Otway Ranges

  • Grampians

  • Major towns: Horsham, Ararat, Ballarat, Warrnambool

 

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