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Roxby Downs Family Practice

The Position

Roxby Downs Family Practice is seeking a full-time GP with recent general practice and emergency medicine experience.  Successful candidates will join their family–orientated team in providing practice consultations at their premises, and medical services to the Roxby Downs Hospital, including participation in the on-call roster for hospital and inpatient services. 

The Practice

The Roxby Downs Family Practice is located at 24 Gregory Street, Roxby Downs.  The practice currently has two full-time GPs, three practice nurses, and a support team consisting of two receptionists and a practice manager.  The practice is fully accredited with AGPAL and once a month hosts visiting professionals including a Surgeon, Podiatrist, and cosmetic nurse.

The Community

Roxby Downs Family Practice services the townships of Roxby Downs, Woomera and Andamooka.  The total population is approximately 5,500. The major source of employment is through the BHP Billiton Olympic Dam operation. Roxby Downs is a modern and dynamic town that was purpose built in 1988 to service the underground mine.  It is unlike other mining towns in that it has a relatively large resident population. Many families with children have chosen to live in Roxby Downs and surrounding areas.

Useful Links


Distance from Adelaide 564km north
Travelling by car Duration 6 hours
Flights 4 services per weekday, duration 1 hour 30 minutes

Summer average maximum temperatures range: 34-37°C
Winter average maximum temperatures range: 18-20°C


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

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