Great Southern - Denmark

Vacancy Number: 1242

Part time GP needed for six sessions a week who can also go on the on call roster at the local hospital 1:8 weekend roster (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) – with possibility of 1 week day on-call. This is a growing practice in the stunningly beautiful south coastal town of Denmark well known for beaches, vineyards, bushwalking, tourism and a current movie making location. The practice has brand new additions in keeping with the local heritage listing of the existing building and boasts 5 consulting rooms and a large treatment room. Practice is supported by administration staff and a practice nurse. Average GP salaries in the practice range from $150K to $200K.

The Practice Private, group practice. We are a family friendly general practice located in the beautiful town of Denmark, on the south coast of Western Australia. We are an integrated medical practice with five doctors, two nurses, a mental health nurse and visiting Dietitian and Diabetic Educator as well as our administrative staff and Practice Manager. We aim to provide contemporary and integrated medical care to the residents of Denmark and the surrounding community.
The Requirements
  • Emergency: Essential
The Package
  • Renumeration: 65% of billings. WA Country Health Service pay hospital billing - 65% retained. On-Call payments retain 100%.
  • Accommodation: No
  • Vehicle: No
  • Leave: As requested and negotiated with all Doctors
Map of Great Southern

Great Southern

The Great Southern region, located south-east of Perth, covers an area of approximately 87,000 square kilometres and has a population of about 80,000 people.

The regional centre is the historic port town of Albany, which has one of the best natural anchorages in the southern hemisphere. Other centres include Denmark, a popular coastal holiday town, as well as the agricultural centres of Katanning and Mount Barker. The Great Southern is a burgeoning area of Western Australia, combining as it does a spectacular coastline that sweeps into quiet coves and protected inlets with a lush interior that has proved a perfect growth area for viticulture with a growing reputation in cool climate premium wine production. The oceans here provide food and protected waters for dolphins, seals and whales whilst the rural areas of the region have become a focus for two-legged lovers of gourmet foods.

There are over 70 doctors working across 24 practices throughout the region. Nine of these are solo practitioner practices.