GP - Mornington Peninsula, Melbourne, DWS - Australia

Doctor - General Practitioner
Ref: 3316 Date Posted Tuesday 08 Nov 2016
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  • Just over an hour from Melbourne CBD
  • Lovely coastal town
  • Work with other UK GPs
  • 65% Billings

The Role

This is bulk billing accredited practice which is part of a larger group practice and has been established for 3 years.  The practice is located in a seaside town on the Mornington Peninsula just over an hour from Melbourne CBD.  The practice itself is just 50 meters from a great beach.

The practice currently has 2 full time GPs, both of whom are UK trained GPs who have been there for about 3 years.  There is full time nursing support, practice manager, a dietician and psychologist.

They are looking for another full time GP to join the team as they are very busy and turning patients away on a daily basis. It’s expected that you will be busy and booked up by end of first month. They offer a good induction plan and they have a Medical Educator who keeps the GPs up to date with changes in Medicare and other clinical aspects.

The GPs work at their own pace but average at 35-40 patients per day.

Opening hours are currently Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm but plan to open some extended hours in the future.

  • Minimum 2 year contract
  • 65% billings
  • Minimum hourly guarantee for settling in period
  • Expected earnings in the region of $300k + pa

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

The Location

Mount Martha is a coastal town approximately 1 hour drive south of Melbourne CBD.  The practice is located in a shopping area with good facilities and just 50m from the beach!  The town has a good socio economic population with a mix of patients.   There is a local primary school close by the practice and good transport links.

The Mornington Peninsula is around a 1 hour drive south of Melbourne CBD and offers a great lifestyle if you are looking for a slower pace of life to that of the big city.  Based yourself in a quaint seaside town with miles of lovely beaches to choose from.  Vineyards a plenty, golf courses, boating and more are all available in abundance.   A wide choice of schools, recreational facilities and affordable housing are all readily available.

What Head Medical can do for you

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Nicky

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Nicky Gregory

Head of GP Recruitment

Tel: +44 (0)131 240 5264 LinkedIn