General Practitioner (non-VR or VR GP)

Excellent earning and relocation packages available to you – start your Aussie Bush experience today!

  • Six months accommodation and annual tax-free lump sum
  • One-stop-shop quality health facility​
  • Opportunities to increase earning
The Role
This versatile role is perfect for a GP that is forward-thinking, compassionate and interested in building a unique service for the area. As the practice is a one-stop-shop there are many opportunities to increase earnings through chronic health management and participation in the ED roster and occasional on-call for the hospital next door. Work within a community focussed practice and take the opportunity to practice high-quality medicine among a fully supported team.
The Practice
This state of the art health facility features 26 consultation rooms, providing plenty of room for you and your colleagues. Benefit from the support of two registered nurses, two medical receptionists, a practice manager and IT and HR staff. The practice also supports care homes and is closely located to the hospital, meaning you are surrounded by exceptional support that expands beyond your immediate onsite team.
Offering patients procedural general practice, allied health and pathology, with a pharmacy to soon join the premises this exciting practice is open during family-friendly hours between Monday to Friday. This gives you the evenings and weekends to yourself to explore the wonders of the Australian Bush!
This is an opportunity to engage with and make a difference in a tight-knit, grateful community.
The Location
Gunnedah is located in the Namoi Valley in the north west of NSW, a five-hour drive from Sydney. The shire includes the villages of Curlewis, Breeza, Carroll, Tambar Springs and Mullaley. Gunnedah is the service hub of the shire with many businesses and several financial institutions located in the town.
The Shire covers an area of 4,994 square kilometres and including the outlying villages, has a population of 12,066 (Census 2011). Gunnedah offers a perfect blend of a relaxed, quality lifestyle within a resilient economic area.
Essential Criteria
DWS position available, RLRP & ROMPS suitable.
In order to be eligible for this exciting role, doctors to have a minimum 12 months of GP experience in Australia and hold general or specialist registration with AHPRA.
This role is also open to International Medical Graduates who hold post-graduate qualifications in General Practice (i.e. FRACGP, FRNZCGP, MRCGP, MICGP or CCFP). General Practitioners who have one of the above recognised post graduate qualifications are eligible for reciprocal recognition with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and Wavelength International will assist you with the required regulatory and immigration process.
Are you interested in what this role has to offer you? Contact Phil today