General Practitioner - St George
St George is a fantastic place to live with a strong family and community atmosphere.
The St George hospital has only had five medical superintendents over the last 80 years and the Medical Centre is in its 100th year of operation this decade. This demonstrates the strong tradition and respect of medicine in this rural setting.
Full time GP position available.
Working hours are 8:30am – 5:00pm and a one in three Saturday session.
GP’s also attract the rural incentive for rural service of up to $25K/ year if the criteria is met.
Rural GP practice with nine doctors rotating through the practice. Four FTE doctors at the practice
Two FTE nursing staff (including mental health and chronic disease nurse)
Three FTE administration staff
Strong relationship with local hospital
Primary health provided for the 36-bed nursing home.
Public and private p-six primary schools
Public high school
Strong agricultural influence with little to no mining activity.
Sporting Clubs - Tennis, rugby league, rugby union, netball, cricket, squash, clay shooting, pistol and long arms, bowls, triathlon and dragon boats.
Other sports – water skiing, wake boarding and tubing in the Balonne River, shooting, soccer, rowing, general exercise on stations placed along the river walk by the local council.
All the major denomination churches
Very tidy and pretty rural town with a great community atmosphere.
Two flights a week from and to Brisbane.
This position is suitable for The Five Year Overseas Trained Doctor (OTD) Recruitment Scheme (also known as the 5 Year Scheme).
By participating in the 5 Year Scheme and committing to work in remote locations in Queensland, OTDs may reduce your time restriction to as little as three years.
Following successful placement eligible candidates may be entitled to receive support and financial assistance through Health Workforce Queensland's comprehensive workforce attraction and retention incentives
This position may be eligible for a scholarship or bursary for ongoing professional development. https://www.healthworkforce.com.au/health-workforce-scholarship-program/
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