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GP - Wollongong area - Interest in training - 70% private billings - Australia

General Practitioner - General Practitioner
Ref: 2213 Date Posted: Thursday 28 Sep 2017
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We are recruiting for a GP with an interest in teaching for this state-of-the-art, not-for-profit part government funded centre in Wollongong area. 

  • Modern state-of-the-art centre
  • Strong focus on teaching
  • Private Billings
  • 70% billings (inclusive of superannuation) 

The Role 

We're recruiting for an experienced GP to join this established practice on the south side of Wollongong. The practice opened in 2011 and is in a rapidly growing seaside suburb.  The clinic is a not for profit organisation and has close association with the University of Wollongong Graduate School of Medicine and is also accredited with the regional GP Registrar training authority 

The practice currently accommodates 7 GPs and they are keen to recruit a full time overseas trained Doctor.  You will have a teaching interest and experience with view to supervise students/registrars.

This impressive clinic is very modern, purpose built and houses pathology, gym and allied health, exercise physiology and dietetic services, speech therapist and clinical psychologist.

Most consulting rooms have their own veranda with lovely views. A large treatment room is well-equipped and two clinic rooms and a second waiting room are used for nurse-led disease specific clinics (Diabetes and COPD to date). Team based case conferencing, which is the mainstay of chronic disease management and allows allied health staff to discuss their potential role in patient care before they see the patient. Doctors are supported by a Senior Practice Nurse, an RN and EN.

Opening hours are 0800 - 8.30pm Monday to Friday  and Saturday 8am - 12pm.

No after-hours / on-call or home visits

  • 70% billings
  • Bulk Billing
  • Minimum guarantee
  • 38 hours per week
  • 2 year minimum contract

The Location
Located in a seaside suburb a short 20 minute drive from the City of Wollongong. The suburb is growing fast and has a high population of young families. The area is fairly affluent with plenty of good facilities.  

Wollongong lies 50 miles south of Sydney and has an approximate population of 300,000.  It’s the 3rd largest city in NSW, has a multi-cultural history and is a University town, adding to its international feel and cosmopolitan outlook, with people from over 100 countries having made their home there.

The variety of restaurants, theatres, cinemas, pubs and clubs make for an active nightlife, while the art galleries, museums, botanic gardens, beaches and activities offers plenty to do during the day.

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.

Nicky

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:

Nicky Gregory

Head of GP Recruitment

Tel: +44 (0)131 240 5264 LinkedIn