General Practitioner - Maryborough
This is a permanent GP position for full time hours. Both VR and Non-VR candidates will be considered whom are eligible for general registration. Our clinic is situated in Maryborough, approximately 3 hours north of Brisbane, with a population of approximately 30,000 in the town, as well as services some surrounding areas.
We currently have approximately 15,500 active patients at the clinic. Our clinic offers a variety of services for the community including Men's and Women's health initiatives, sexual health checks, mental health services and on site pathology collection. Dr Monsour, the principal GP is also a registered acupuncturist and Coal Board Medical Officer.
The clinic is open Monday to Friday and Saturday mornings, and the doctors are also required to take part in the clinic on call roster. This would schedule the doctors on approximately 1 in 6 weekends and weeknights. The doctors' work hours are 8.
30am to 5pm Monday to Friday (lunch from 12 to 1pm) and 8am to 11am Saturday morning. The clinic also provides services to patients in the local nursing homes, and there are times that the doctors are required to visit the nursing homes, as well as home visits to patients unable to attend the clinic. These visits will be arranged to suit the doctor's personal requirements.
Patients can generally make an appointment on the same day if required, and we also accept walk-in appointments if the doctors have time in their schedule. Our clinic employs two FTE practice nurses to assist with clinic work, as well as a full time Mental Health Nurse and a podiatrist 1 day per week. The successful applicant will employed as a contractor on a salary of $150,000 per annum and 60% of gross billings after 12 months, whichever is the greater.
This will be paid weekly via cheque. Short term accommodation can be provided for the successful applicant. Job ID 1835 Following successful placement eligible candidates may be entitled to receive support and financial assistance through Health Workforce Queensland's comprehensive workforce attraction and retention incentives.
This position may also be eligible for a scholarship or bursary for ongoing professional development. For more information on scholarships and bursaries please click here ..