South West - Manjimup

Vacancy Number: 1310

General Practitioner

DPA/DWS location - Full time general practitioner required for this purpose-built practice in the picturesque town of Manjimup. Located in the South West region of Western Australia, you will be in the doorstep to wineries, forest, and tranquillity. This practice was established three years ago, and is owned and operated by a larger well-established practice in nearby Collie. Support from very experienced procedural practitioners is available. The practice is expanding to have the capacity to accommodate six full time general practitioners, currently accommodating three full time practitioners. Allied health, pathology, telehealth, audiology, nurses station, theatre and treatment room are all available at this practice.

The Practice Private, group practice with admitting rights to the local hospital. General Practice with Allied Health Support. In-house services include Physiotherapy, Audiology, Psychology, Pathwest Collection Centre.
The Requirements
  • Obstetrics: Desirable
  • Anaesthetics: Desirable
  • Emergency: Desirable
  • On call: 1 day per week, 1 in every 5 weekends.
The Package
  • Remuneration: Dependant on the candidate, usually 60% billings which equates to $301,000 - $350,000 per annum on average. No superannuation.
  • Accommodation: Accommodation available at very reasonable rates, or candidate is welcome to make own arrangements.
  • Vehicle: Not provided.
  • Leave: 4 to 6 weeks per annum, unpaid.
  • Agreement: Independent Contractor
  • Other details: Southern Inland Health Initiative (SIHI) incentives may be on offer for on-call emergency shifts, procedural work, and relocation - if applicable.
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.