South West - Margaret River

Vacancy Number: 1279

General Practitioner

DPA/DWS location - General practitioner required for this great practice in the magnificent South West region of Western Australia. Located only two to three hours from Perth, this is often thought to be one of the most desirable places to live in Australia. The practice will require three days of practice per week, as well as participation on the shared on-call roster. There is great flexibility and support available.

The Practice Private, group practice. Family orientated procedural general practice dedicated to maintaining Practitioner work/life balance
The Requirements
  • Obstetrics: Desirable
  • Emergency: Desirable
  • Other Skills: Nursing home visits will be required. Procedural skills in obstetrics desirable but not essential. Emergency essential.
  • On call: 1:21
The Package
  • Remuneration: Part time, full time/Flexible arrangement, 65% practice billings, 100% after hours billings.
  • Accommodation: No accommodation.
  • Vehicle: No vehicle.
  • Agreement: Independent contractor arrangement.
Map of South West

South West

The South West region of Western Australia offers great diversity, with beautiful coastal environments adjacent to ancient forests.

The South West region includes the major cities of Mandurah (population 67,000), Bunbury (population 60,000) and Busselton (population 31,000), with other towns including Collie, Manjimup, Harvey, Bridgetown and the well-known wine-growing centre of Margaret River.

The region is well-serviced by doctors and specialists and includes the major health centres in Mandurah (Peel Health Campus) and Bunbury (South West Health Campus). 
The South West is popular as a holiday destination with coastal town populations swelling over the summer holiday periods and the inland areas being popular camping and adventure activity destinations.