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GP Obstetrician vacancy in bustling historic township

A full time GP Obstetrician role is now available to join the experienced team at Kadina Medical Associates. Join this team of experienced VR GPs with a commitment to rural general practice servicing the large farming community surrounding this beautiful historic town.

Supported by a full range of visiting specialists and experienced practice staff, this role offers diversity, fantastic work-life balance and a delightful country lifestyle in the largest town on the Yorke Peninsula.

Kadina is a Distribution Priority Area.

The Role

Providing GP and Obstetric services to both Kadina Medical Associates and The Wallaroo Hospital and Health Service, you will have the opportunity to practice a wide range of rural medicine in this full time role.

Standard work hours include up to 10 sessions per week during consulting hours, Monday to Friday, 8.30am – 5.00pm and providing on call obstetric services to the local hospital as part of a shared roster with a team of local GP Proceduralists. The opportunity to participate in emergency after hours care is available.

As an accredited teaching practice, you will have the opportunity to supervise registrars, interns and medical students.

Essential Criteria

  • Vocationally Registered
  • DRANZCOG Advanced
  • MBBS or equivalent
  • Experience in Obstetrics
  • Experience in Emergency medicine
  • Ability to gain credentials as a General Practitioner in the clinical domain of GP Obstetrics

The Practice   

Supported by a great practice team, you will enjoy the fully equipped facilities with pathology services available onsite and a full range of local and visiting specialist and allied health services. The Wallaroo Hospital and Health Service is located in Wallaroo, 9km from the Practice. A dedicated mid-wife program has been successfully operating in the hospital for a number of years with an average of 130 deliveries a year.

Available local and visiting specialists includes:

  • Physiotherapist
  • Podiatrist
  • Women’s Health specialists
  • Cardiologists
  • Paediatrician
  • Audiologist
  • Gastroenterologist
  • Psychiatrist
  • Psychologist
  • Endocrinologist
  • Gerontologist
  • Ear, Nose and Throat specialists.

The Town

  • MMM5
  • DPA

Located at the northern end of the Yorke peninsula, Kadina is the largest town in the Yorke Peninsula and is the main shopping and service hub for the Copper Coast region. With a rich history in mining, Kadina is now home to a large agricultural community focused mainly on grain and cereal cropping.

Surrounded by idyllic countryside, located a short drive to multiple beaches on the Peninsula, and well serviced by a thriving commercial district, Kadina has also established itself as a well known tourist destination.

Kadina is serviced by a number of private and public schools providing high quality education to students from Kindergarten to Year 12.


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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