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GP - South Perth - $300 - $400k billings - Coastal location - Australia

General Practitioner - General Practitioner
Ref: 2711 Date Posted: Monday 26 Feb 2018
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  • 65% of billing increasing to 70% after first year
  • Earning $300-$400k
  • $150 per hour guarantee, first 3 months
  • Mixed billing

This Irish GP moved to Western Australia in 2012 and “fell in love with the place”. He set up his own practice in May 2016 which now has 7 doctors and needs another to join the team.

The surgery focuses on quality and patient-centred medical care. Situated in a busy shopping centre directly opposite a pharmacy, it has a highly visible profile and high patient demand.

The surgery is based in a beautiful growing suburb 45 minutes south of Perth. The doctor who owbs the practice has lived in the area since 2012 and has an excellent working knowledge of local health providers, hospitals, referral pathways etc. He can offer invaluable guidance to GP's who are relocating.

It is a great area to work, 2 minutes’ drive to beautiful beaches and a lovely patient base.

As it is non-corporate, GP's will be treated as a valued asset and not just another doctor. The GP owner will work closely with his fellow doctors to guide and develop any special interests they might have. Their arrival and special interests will be advertised through various mediums including local media and via the internet to ensure that they quickly build up a strong patient base.

There will be plenty of scope to develop special interests as there is high demand in the area e.g. skin cancer, occupational health, chronic disease management, cosmetic medicine etc. Billing will be a good mix of medicare, private and occupational.

The medical centre is a brand new, state of the art modern design, fitted out to the highest standard; 6 consulting room, physio/allied health room, 2 x procedure rooms, 3 bed treatment and triage room with nurses’ station.  

There is onsite pathology, physiotherapy and psychology,other visiting allied health specialist are planned.  The practice is supported by a full time Practice Manager, full time Chronic Disease Management Nurse, full time senior nurse with occupational health experience, reception and admin staff.  Full IT support with Best Practice Software.

It is mixed billing, GP's will earn 65% of billings with a guarantee of $150/hr. for the first 3 months. Billings can be increased to 70% after 12 months if the GP reaches a set target. This should equate to $300-400k per annum. The Dr himself bills well in excess of this and is confident that with his support the other GP's will do the same.  

The practice will be open Monday - Saturday and 8am – 6pm GPs with weekends covered on a rota basis.

The location

Perth is located along the waters of the Swan River and the west of the city runs along the Indian Ocean. It is the state capital of Western Australia and home to around 1.6 million people. It is a highly multi-cultural city and a top choice for UK expats.

Perth is great for families with beautiful beaches to the north and south of the city. The clean, clear coastline offer great spots for swimming, surfing and water sports. Perth has a fantastic social scene with plenty of alfresco style cafes and restaurants.

The practice is Located less than an hour's drive south of the Perth city centre and only 15 minutes from of Rockingham.

This popular coastal community is home to some of Perth's most pristine beaches a even the dolphins make it a regular spot to visit.

Enjoy the natural beauty of its beaches and estuary by swimming, sailing, surfing, water skiing, fishing, strolling through the dunes or watching dolphins frolic off the coast. 

Housing

www.realestate.com.au

www.domain.com.au

Perth

http://www.westernaustralia.com/en/Destinations/Experience_Perth/Pages/Experience_Perth.aspx

http://www.australia.com/explore/cities/perth.aspx

Schools

http://www.australianschoolsdirectory.com.au/

http://australia.gov.au/topics/education-and-training/school-education


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.

 

 



 

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Vicki McLaren

Head of International GP Recruitment

Tel: +44 (0) 131 240 5263