Our website is not displaying correctly on the web browser you are using as it is not the most current version. We suggest you update to the latest version of Internet Explorer or try using an alternative web browser (eg Chrome, Safari, Firefox).
Please contact email@example.com for help with accessing our website.
Nunyara Aboriginal Health Service are currently seeking a full-time Vocationally Registered Community Medical Practitioner to join their team in Whyalla, a remote city on the beautiful eastern coast of the Eyre Peninsula.
With plenty to see and do in and around this lively city, you’ll love the lifestyle, the people and the location.
In this full time role you will have the ability to practise a wide range medicine at both the practice, Nunyara Aboriginal Health Service, and Whyalla Hospital. The Community Medical Practitioner is an integral member for the Primary Health Care Team and works in a multi-disciplinary setting that includes other General Practitioners, Nurses, Aboriginal Health Practitioners, Allied Health and Specialist staff.
Presenting a unique opportunity for a dedicated and motivated Vocationally Registered General Practitioner, you will enjoy the day to day diversity of working as part of a multidisciplinary team, managing complex and challenging clinical cases and using a wide range of clinical skills and expertise.
Standard work hours include up to 10 sessions per week during consulting hours, Monday to Friday, 8.30am – 5.00pm.
After hours services are on a shared roster, providing 4 to 8 hours of outside hours care in either evenings or Saturday morning per month, and providing inpatient services to Nunyara clients at Whyalla Hospital.
A postgraduate qualification relevant to general practice (e.g. Diploma of Child Health) is desirable, but not essential.
Nunyara is an Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Service on Barngarla land. The clinic is committed to providing culturally appropriate primary health care, and health promotion and education programs for the Aboriginal community in Whyalla. Nunyara has a supportive team of Aboriginal Health Practitioners & Workers, vising General Practitioners, Nurses, Allied Health professionals and visiting Specialists. The practice attracts a wide range of visiting specialists and Allied Health services. These visiting services include:
As a large regional city, a broad range of specialist and Allied Health Services are also available locally.
Whyalla Hospital is a fully equipped 80 bed facility providing a broad range of medical and surgical services to the community, including:
Whyalla is the largest city on the Eyre Peninsula, dominated by its steel works and large port. But this large industrial city is also known for its rugged red desert scapes and national parks, white sandy beaches, and abundant marine life. Go snorkelling with giant cuttlefish, meet the dolphins at the local marina, or head out fishing and catch your dinner. There’s always plenty to see and do in this bustling hub.
Whyalla offers families a large choice of both public and private schools from Kindergarten and child care right through to tertiary education. Home to campuses for both the University of South Australia and the University of Adelaide, students have the opportunity to gain a broad education at any stage of their schooling while staying close to home.
For more information or to register your interest in this role please contact:
Angela Tridente, Director GP Recruitment
PH: (08) 8234 8277
Interested in this job?
Please fill in your details and we will get in touch to discuss this position with you.