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Join the vibrant team at Mid Eyre Medical Practice

A full time VR or non-VR GP position servicing the communities of Kimba, Cleve, Cowell and Elliston in the 'heart of the Eyre Peninsula’, is now available for a GP passionate about rural healthcare.  

All of these 4 locations are Distribution Priority Areas and all locations are included in the Five-Year OTD Scheme. This position is an RVTS approved training placement.

The Role

This stimulating role includes great diversity in scope and, as an essential member of this rural team, includes travel to provide care in Mid Eyre Medical’s practices in the communities of Kimba, Cleve, Cowell and Elliston, in addition to providing medical services at the local hospital on a rostered basis.

Standard work hours include up to 10 sessions per week during consulting hours, Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm and a 1:4 roster providing emergency afterhours service to the local hospitals.

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

Essential Criteria

  • Eligible for medical registration with AHPRA
  • MBBS or equivalent.
  • Current emergency medicine experience, or willingness to upskill
  • Able to obtain credentials as a General Practitioner in the clinical domain of GP Medicine (emergency medicine).

Vocational Registration is desirable, but not essential.

Knowledge of General Practice in rural remote areas and a postgraduate qualification relevant to general practice (e.g. Diploma of Child Health, Diploma in Obstetrics) is desirable, but not essential.

The Practice

Supported by an experienced local team, including practice nurses and administrative staff, you will benefit from a host of visiting specialist and allied health services, including:

  • Dietician
  • Podiatrist
  • Speech path
  • Physio
  • Cardiology
  • Psychiatry
  • Endocrinology
  • Paediatrician
  • Optometrist

With good medical colleague support in nearby towns and the opportunity to use the SA Virtual Emergency Service (SAVES), you will have a great network of professional support around you.

The Town

  • MMM6 & MMM7
  • DPA

The district is a prosperous farming community and a service hub for travel, stretching between the East and West coasts of the Eyre Peninsula.

At the foot of the Gawler Ranges and a short drive to many of the Eyre Peninsula’s pristine beaches, the district is a convenient location for anyone with a love of outdoor adventures.

Each of the 4 locations has an Area School providing an interactive and quality education to students from reception to year 12.

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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