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The mighty Murray River calls with this VR GP vacancy

Looking for a tree change?

Mannum Medical are looking for a full or part time VR GP to join their experienced team of rural VR GPs. Serving the large community surrounding this beautiful historic town, you will be supported by a full range of visiting specialists and allied health professionals.

Just an hour drive to the Adelaide CBD and positioned right on the shores of the mighty Murray River, this flexible position could be everything you’re looking for.  

Mannum is a Distribution Priority Area.

The Role

Providing GP services to Mannum Medical and the Mannum District Hospital, you will have the ability to practice a wide range of medicine unique to rural practice in this full or part time role.  

Standard work hours include a minimum of 4 sessions per week during consulting hours, Monday to Friday, 8.30am – 5.30pm and Saturday 9am-12 noon. This position also shares emergency on-call medical services to the Mannum District Hospital after hours. The shared roster is generally 1 weekday per week and 1 weekend day per month.

Supervising registrars, interns and medical students adds diversity to the role in this accredited teaching practice.

GPs in Mannum can use the SAVES virtual emergency service to support triage level 3, 4 and 5 presentations.

Essential Criteria

  • Vocationally Registered
  • MBBS or equivalent
  • Emergency medicine experience
  • Ability to gain credentials as a Medical Practitioner in the clinical domain of GP Medicine

A postgraduate qualification relevant to general practice (e.g. Diploma of Child Health, Diploma in Obstetrics) is desirable, but not essential.

The Practice   

Working alongside the team of resident full time VR GPs and supported by an experienced practice team, you will enjoy the fully equipped facilities. Mannum District Hospital, a multipurpose hospital with a combination 10 acute care beds and 13 aged care beds is co-located with the practice.

The practice attracts a full range of local and visiting specialist and allied health services, including:

  • Physiotherapist
  • Podiatrist
  • Cardiologists
  • Dietician
  • Psychologist
  • Optometrist
  • Colorectal surgeon.

The Town

  • MMM5
  • DPA

Located on the banks of the Murray River, Mannum is only an hour’s drive from Adelaide, the Barossa Valley and Victor Harbor. With its beautiful surrounds, abundance of wildlife and easily accessible water sports, the population of Mannum surges in the summer months as it becomes a thriving tourist hub for the region.

Mannum Community College provides high quality education to students from Reception to Year 12 and Mannum Kindergarten provides learning and development to pre-school aged children. A vast number of public and private education options are easily accessible in nearby towns including Murray Bridge.

CONTACT US

For more information or to register your interest in this role please contact:
Angela Tridente, Director GP Recruitment
E: Recruitment@ruraldoc.com.au
PH: (08) 8234 8277

Useful Links

For more information on the town and region visit: 

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