General Practitioner (VR GP) – Cassowary Coast, Far North Queensland

Enjoy full support, reduce your moratorium and double your earning potential to that of a city location!

  • Relocation grant of up to $30,000!
  • Positions for GPs with General Registration and above
  • High patient demand – you’ll be fully booked quickly
The Practice
With a mission statement to provide the highest standard of patient care whilst incorporating a holistic approach toward the diagnosis and management of illness, it is easy to see why this mixed billing practice is overflowing with patients. Looking to bring on a GP who shares these values, the practice offers a warm and friendly team of nursing and reception support, allowing you to grow in your area of special interest.  
 
This fully equipped facility features seven consultation rooms, one procedure room, an indigenous health worker room and nurse’s room. On-site specialists enjoy a waiting room of their own and the admin team benefit from a large office space. With a kitchen and undercover parking and conveniently situated in the centre of town, only 5mins from the hospital, you and your patients are well taken care of.
 
Practice hours are Monday to Fridays 8.00 am to 6.00 pm and Saturday mornings 9.00 am to 12.00 pm and work hours can be arranged to suit, offering you work life balance and plenty of time to spend exploring the great outdoors.
 
Enjoy a comfortable work environment and support team in a location that offers beautiful beaches and a tropical climate – truly a place you can achieve a balanced work, family and healthy lifestyle.
 
The Location
This is the Cassowary Coast’s largest town with a population of approximately 10,000. The township is situated at the junction of the North and South Johnstone Rivers, about 5km from the coast. 90km from Cairns along the Bruce Highway, making it easily accessible by car, bus or train.
 
The town is a major local service hub for the region and offers a wide range of shops including national retail outlets, along with government services and regional health and educational facilities. With access to two World Heritage Areas - the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park and the Wet Tropics rainforests - the town is surrounded by beautiful natural attractions. 
 
Essential Criteria
DWS exemption available.
 
In order to be eligible for this exciting role, International Medical Graduates are required to hold postgraduate qualifications in General Practice (i.e. FRACGP, FRNZCGP, MRCGP, MICGP or CCFP). General Practitioners who have one of the above-recognised postgraduate 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.
 
Busy, well-established and supportive of your next career move! Gain fellowship, pursue your special interest, this practice can help you reach your goals. Contact Jane today to find out how.