About the Job

Our client is looking for a GP to join their practice in Townsville which as newly acquired DPA status.

The Role

  • Up to 65 % of bulk billing
  • $5,000 AUD relocation assistance
  • Minimum guarantee for the first 3 months
  • Accommodation & rental car for up to 3 months
  • Flexible work hours

The Practice  

Open Monday – Thursday 7am – 8pm, Friday 7am – 5pm, Saturday 7am -3pm and Sunday 7am -1pm, the practice is currently made up of 11 GPs, nurses, allied staff and admin staff with onsite Pharmacy and Dentist. They are ideally looking for a GP to work 38 hours per week. You will be treating patients of all ages and backgrounds, with a wide variety of general practice type conditions, including medical, paediatric, dermatological, antenatal and postnatal care, surgical and work injuries.

The Location 
Townsville, the once quiet coastal town has now morphed into a popular modern metropolis which sits under the watchful gaze of Castle Hill.  Adjacent to the central section of the Great Barrier Reef, Townsville is the place to discover, appreciate and immerse yourself in nature. Not only is it a major gateway to the Great Barrier Reef but also the Wet Tropics and the Queensland outback.

The largest urban centre north of the Sunshine Coast, it is located approximately 350 kilometres south of Cairns. Townsville airport is only a 10 minute drive from the City Centre and has links to major eastern seaboard cities.

Great Barrier Reef






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.


For a discussion about this role or
other opportunities contact Chrystel today.

chrystel@headmedical.com / +44 (0)131 240 5278

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