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GP - 12 month contracts in Melbourne, Australia - Australia

General Practitioner - General Practitioner
Ref: 4828 Date Posted: Tuesday 19 Dec 2017
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Fantastic opportunity to try out a short term contract in Melbourne!

  • Melbourne suburbs 
  • 12 month contract
  • Professionally managed clinics with excellent support

The Roles

Our client is one of Australia's leading listed healthcare companies. For over 30 years they have been providing quality, affordable and accessible healthcare to the people of Australia. They have an expansive network of multi-disciplinary medical centres, pathology laboratories and diagnostic imaging centres.

They have over 70 surgeries across Australia and are currently recruiting for a number of GPs in Melbourne due to patient demand and new clinics opening. You will be able to do 6 month rotations within 2 clinics. 

The practices are purpose built, modern with state of the art facilities.  They offer a large range of services including allied health and specialists under one roof.   In all of their clinics you will experience supportive, experienced teams that will help new GPs settle in quickly. Senior members of the management team are UK GPs with over 20 years of experience.


  • Billings 65% to 70% (subject to hours worked)
  • Minimum of 40 hours per week, comprising of 1 evening shift (6pm to 10pm Monday to Friday) and  1 day every alternate weekend.  
  • Minimum contract term starts at 12 months
  • $10,000 relocation assistance

To be considered for this position you must have MRCGP / MICGP / FRACGP or equivalent.

The Location

Situated on the banks of the Yarra River, Melbourne is a sophisticated, friendly, multicultural city and is home to people from over 140 nations. Melbourne's bays and peninsulas feature beautiful beaches, fine food and wine, chic beachfront towns and a variety of family attractions. There are excellent schools, public and private, and world-class universities.

What Head Medical can do for you 
Arranging a position overseas is very exciting, but we understand that it can also be daunting and time consuming. We’re the UK’s specialist in international medical recruitment and we’ve helped many Doctors relocate since we first started out in 2008 (you can read what people have said about working with us on our testimonials page). We know it’s important to balance career opportunities with lifestyle and we’ll talk through your plans and will get to know you to make sure we find the right role in the right location.

Once we have secured a job for you, we’ll manage the Medical Registration and Visa application process, and support you (and your family) with the relocation itself.

If this sounds like the perfect job you can apply using the blue button below. Or if you’d like to find out more about this job or have an informal chat, please get in touch with us:

Gary Scott

Recruitment Consultant

Tel: +44 (0)131 240 5282 LinkedIn