General Practitioner

  • : Mudgee Health Service
  • : 23-Jul-2020
  • : Mudgee NSW 2850
Rural Generalist - General Practice Obstetrics - Apply via eCredential

Employment Type: Various
Position Classification: Staff Specialist
Remuneration: Dependent on Qualifications
Location: Mudgee, NSW

Applications Close:  19 Aug 2020 - 11.59pm


Western NSW Local Health District is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability and people from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply for our advertised positions. If you require any assistance with your application or have any questions about this position, please get in touch with the contact person listed in this advertisement.

About the opportunity

We are seeking the services of a Rural Generalist Obstetrician with appropriate qualifications in GP Obstetrics to work at Mudgee Hospital.

Mudgee Hospital is a $70.7 million contemporary facility offering services that include an emergency department, ambulatory care, maternity unit, general medicine and surgical unit. There is a peri-operative service as well as oral health, renal dialysis and oncology services and a new CT scanner.


What we can offer you

  • Country living with a meaningful career path
  • Flexible work practices (as appropriate to the position and negotiated with your manager)
  • Corporate wellbeing programs, including the Fitness Passport
  • Opportunities for learning and development, including in-house training with My Health Learning and the NSW Health RTO
  • Professional growth and accelerated career progression

Where you'll be working

You will be based at Mudgee Health Service, a part of the Western NSW Local Health District. For more information on living and working in our beautiful region, visit our website Western NSW Health Careers.

About Mudgee

An extremely popular part of New South Wales, Mudgee boasts an exciting and thriving food and wine region attracting visitors who come to experience the town’s charm and culture. With boutique shopping, numerous dining options and over 40 family owned wineries scattering the landscape, Mudgee is a beautiful place to both live and work.

Our Facility

Mudgee Health Service is a procedural hospital with two operating theatres, eight maternity beds and two birthing rooms. With four chemotherapy chairs, four renal dialysis chairs, medical imaging, a bustling Emergency Department and a busy inpatient ward, Mudgee Health Service is an exciting rural hospital to help you further develop your skills and career.

Mudgee Health Service is also currently undergoing a $70.7 million redevelopment to upgrade existing services, making it a very exciting time to work with us. Read more about the redevelopment project on our website.


To apply, please address the following Selection Criteria



  • Unconditional General and/or Specialist Registration with the Medical Board of Australia.
  • Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and/or Fellowship of the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine and/or Vocational Recognition as a General Practitioner.
  • Significant GP Obstetric skills and experience with successful completion of training statement from the Royal Australasian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and current CPD in line with JCCOG requirements including attainment of Diploma of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (Advanced).
  • Minimum three (3) years post graduate clinical experience. Previous experience in Emergency Medicine, General Practice, Adult Internal Medicine, Paediatrics or Rural Medicine an advantage.
  • Sound knowledge of and commitment to clinical quality and patient safety, work health and safety, working within NSW Health Policy and current clinical practice guidelines.
  • Knowledge of contemporary clinical management and modern approaches in assessment and management of the broad range of acute and chronic medical conditions. Competence in performing the range of procedures commonly undertaken in a rural emergency department.
  • An understanding of patient centred care and demonstrated ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a multi-disciplinary team including demonstration of NSW Health CORE values in delivering safe and high quality care.
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