Great Southern - Bremer Bay

Vacancy Number: 1526

General Practitioner

DPA/DWS location - A unique opportunity has arisen for a General Practitioner (GP) to establish their own solo practice with support the Shire and a larger organisation providing business support. This is an opportunity to achieve the perfect work-life balance, as the successful candidate will be able to choose their work days and hours. Swim, surf, fish, or grab your bushwalking boots or four-wheel drive and explore Bremer Bay and Fitzgerald River National Park. Watch the southern right whales come close to shore to calve in the winter or take an excursion to the Bremer Bay Canyon to watch the Orcas come to feast and frolic.

The Practice Private, solo practice.
The Package
  • Remuneration: 100% of billings, average GP salary $301,000 - $350,000
  • Accommodation: Brand new, modern 4 bedroom house
  • Vehicle: Vehicle provided - Toyota Prado
  • Leave: Negotiable
  • Other details: Annual IT infrastructure allowance utilities, phone and data provided at the practices and residence. Practice management, financial management, IT and HR support provided by a larger organisation.
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.