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GP: Kerang

  • : RWAV (Rural Workforce Agency - Victoria)
  • : 04-Jun-2018
  • : Kerang VIC 3579

Position Description:

  • DWS lcoation

  • 6 month guaranteed income

  • House and car included in package

  • Sponsorship available

  • Relocation grant available

  • CPD grant available

 Role:

A great opportunity for a GP to join a busy practice that is co-owned by the local health service. Your experience as a GP and skills in accident and emergency will see you at the forefront of  providing care to the large patient base. In addition to the full time GP sessions available, you’ll be rewarded for additional services provided to the local aged care facilities and VMO responsibilities at the co-located health service. There is great earning potential up to $350k.

In addition to the three other GPs, you will be supported by highly experienced administration staff, practice manager, two practice nurses and a mental health nurse. The On-call participation is shared among all GPs in Kerang and will see you attend one night in six and one weekend a month. Sponsorship is also available for the right candidate.

Essential Criteria:

  • AHPRA Registration – Specialist or General Registration unrestricted by 19AA

  • Accident and emergency skills

The Package:

  • 70% of mixed billings

  • Flat fee for on-call participation

  • 6 month guaranteed income

  • House and car included in package

  • Relocation grant available (subject to eligibility)

  • Sponsorship available

Practice Details:

Co-located with Kerang District Health, the clinic has provided services to the local community for over 15 years and has recently undergone a $36.3M capital redevelopment along with the health service. Focusing on healthcare for all demographics there is a predominance of aged care, paediatrics and chronic medical conditions.

The clinic is AGPAL accredited and runs Best Practice software, comprising of six consulting rooms and one treatment room. Access to midwifery, counselling and psychology is available in clinic with other allied health services, and visiting specialists available at the co-located health service.

The clinic is open Monday to Friday 8.30am – 5.30pm, and closed on the weekends.

Kerang is located within the Lakes District which has 57 lakes within a 40km area and is a known destination for birdwatching, fishing, waterskiing, canoeing and other nature-based activities.  Kerang is the centre of a rich and varied agricultural region comprising of cattle and sheep farming, dairying, wineries and outstanding local produce.

To read more about living in Kerang, click here.

S19AB Eligibility:

DWS

ROMPS Eligibility:

Yes

After Hours/On-call:

Roster participation

VMO Rights:

Yes

Guaranteed Income Period:

6 months

Accreditation:

AGPAL

Computer Software:

Best Practice

Solo or Group Practice:

Group Practice

Accommodation Provided:

House + Car included in package

Travel Costs Covered:

Relocation subsidy

 

Regional Information 

Situated in the north and north-east of Victoria this stunning region is highly valued for offering a rural lifestyle close to Melbourne but with the peace and tranquility of country living.

There are plenty of recreational opportunities on the banks of the Goulburn River and the rich agricultural land surrounding Wangaratta yields gourmet produce and world class wines. The nearby alpine ranges are a playground for skiers in winter and fishing, bushwalking and cycling are popular in the summertime.

Key features:

  • Lake Mulwala

  • Murray River

  • Kosciuszko National Park

  • Major towns: Shepparton-Mooroopna, Mildura, Bendigo, Echuca

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GP: Kerang
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