• Cape York and Torres Strait Regions

    Pharmacist Locum (Bamaga Pharmacy – Far North QLD, Cape York)

    Bamaga Pharmacy is looking for a pharmacist for at least 3-6 months (from Sept 19). Flights, accommodation and company car provided.

    Weekends free to explore, go fishing or visit the surrounding Islands.

    For more information or to apply, email: business@tipharmacy.com.au

    Published 18/9/19.

  • Cairns Region

    Nurse Practitioner (Yorkeys Primary Care Centre)

    Are you passionate about primary health care, a rewarding career with significant possibilities awaits a qualified Nurse Practitioner?

    About Yorkeys Primary Care centre

    They are an innovative, patient focused General Practice located in Yorkeys Knob, FNQ.

    Yorkey’s Knob is one of the northern beaches’ suburbs of beautiful Far North Queensland. 15 mins north from Cairns and 10 mins from the international airport. While Yorkey’s Knob attracts tourists from around the world, this friendly, community focused beach suburb is a great place to live and work.

    Their Principal Practitioner specialises in Chronic Disease Management, Aged and Palliative care, and understands the values a Nurse Practitioner is to Primary Health Care.

    About you

    You will be someone who has a passion for aged care, who will deliver high quality health care to their General Practice and our Nursing Home Patients. You will be able to work independently and alongside the principal practitioner. You will be able to answer questions, provide information and support to the General Practice Patients, nursing home residents and their families about treatment and care.

    Duties will include:

    • General Practice Duties
    • Assessing the management of nursing home residents, as well as diagnostic investigations, prescribing relevant medication and managing health care plans
    • Liaise with other health professionals and families regarding nursing home residents
    • Providing interventions, treatments, and therapies such as medications, and monitoring responses to treatment and care plan
    • Ordering and interpretation of diagnostic tests
    • It is important that the new team member share their mission and goals.

    Skills required

    • AHPRA registration
    • Medicare Provider Number (or be eligible to gain one through Medicare)
    • Indemnity Insurance
    • Have excellent communication skills both written and verbal
    • Computer Literate
    • Current prescriber number
    • Ability to work independently
    • Have a current driving licence
    • Ideally have experience in Aged Care

    What’s on Offer?

    Attractive Remuneration will be discussed with the successful applicant.

    If you are interested in applying for this position, please send a cover letter and resume to Kerry.johnson@hushmail.com or contact the Practice Manager on 07 4220 9884 for further information.

    Published 6/9/19.


    EN or RN Nurses (SmartClinics Cairns)

    About SmartClinics

    SmartClinics is the future of modern medical practice with a focus on delivering high quality outcomes and service to our patients.  The SmartClinics team are led by General Practitioners who are leaders within their field with areas of special interest ranging from women’s, men’s and children’s health through to corporate medical, vaccine and travel medicine and chronic disease management. 

    About the Role

    SmartClinics are seeking an EN or RN Nurses to deliver high quality patient outcomes within the GP medical centre in Cairns.

    Primary Responsibilities

    • Assist with GPMP’s & HCA’s
    • General Triage
    • Immunisations for Children and Adults/Travel Vaccinations and Cold Chain Management
    • Wound Management
    • Pre-Employment medicals including: Drug Testing, Audiology, Spirometry
    • Workplace injuries from local industrial areas
    • CVC completion
    • ECG
    • Assisting GP with minor surgical procedures
    • Assisting GP with other procedures
    • Ear Syringing
    • Maintain Clinical Documentation
    • Planning and management of patient care and patient advocacy
    • Infection control management
    • Maintenance of Clinical Equipment
    • Chronic Disease Management
    • MY Aged Care Referrals

    About you

    As the successful person in these roles, you will be confident, reliable, and energetic. You will also possess: 

    • GP experience
    • Current AHPRA Registration
    • Current CPR (BSL) Certificate
    • Good working knowledge of GPMP’s and HCA’s
    • Demonstrated knowledge of CDM
    • Demonstrated capacity to work well within a team
    • Well developed interpersonal and communication skills across all ages, social, and cultural groups
    • Computer Skills – sound knowledge
    • Experience with Childhood Vaccinations
    • Interest in skin and cosmetic medicine (not mandatory)

    SmartClinics can offer you

    • Professional achievement and satisfaction from supporting patients, and assisting in their care and needs within the practice and their homes.
    • A positive and challenging environment where you will be a valued team member.
    • Opportunity to be play an integral role in the growing practices of the  SmartClinics Family Medical Centre network.
    • Capacity to develop/expand your skill base within your areas of interest.

    Apply by sending your resume through to mellissa.brumley@smartclinics.com.au

    Published 6/9/19.


    VR and Non-VR GP (Central Plaza Doctors)

    Cairns GPs – Is there something else you are looking for in your career? 

    Full time positions available at our Central Plaza Doctors and our Cairns Family Medical Centre with sign on incentive and great billings. Enquire today.

    Maybe it’s time to look at something different for you.

    Fullerton Health is a group of over 60 medical practices around Australia. All well-established and operating for many years.

    Don’t make a rash decision, simply speak to us and visit one of our centres just in case you see that ‘something different’.  We may be a corporate, but we have a family feel and the longevity of our doctors working at our clinics, speaks for itself.

    We can offer you stability and the ability to practice medicine your way.

    If you would like to know more about this role or wish to make a confidential application, please contact Ros Williams at:  ros.williams@fullertonhealth.com.au or phone 0427-627-175.

    Published 29/8/19.


    VR and Non-VR GP (Balance! Edmonton Family Practice)

    Located in Edmonton, we are just minutes from Cairns, where the famous Great Barrier Reef meets the World Heritage listed tropical rainforests of Far North Queensland. Cairns also offers residents with a vibrant atmosphere and abundance of entertainment, restaurants and nightlife.

    About the practice and role:

    Balance! Edmonton Family Practice is currently seeking either a Non-VR or VR GP to compliment our already existing team of four (4) GP’s on either a full-time or part-time basis.

    We are a progressive, fully accredited, multidisciplinary, primary health care setting, with modern facilities, fully equipped acute treatment areas and nurses station. Our clinical service offers chronic health management including a structured diabetes clinic, women’s and children’s services, indigenous health and the full range of general practice treatment.

    Other information includes:

    • Mixed-billing Practice
    • 65% – 70% of billings (depending on experience) with a gurantee on offer
    • Current GP’s seeing around 40 patients per day
    • Open 7 days a week, with a rotating after hours service

    About you:

    In order to be considered for this position you must be qualified and experience, together with:

    • Full unrestricted AHPRA registration
    • Fellowship/VR desired but not essential
    • Up-to-date own indemnity insurance
    • Excellent communication skills

    To apply:

    Send an updated CV detailing your experience and relevant qualifications to aparkinson@balancehealthclinic.com.au. Alternatively for a confidential discussion please do not hesitate to contact Amy on 0404 012 650.

    Download the job ad here.

    Published 19/8/19.


    Fulltime or Part time – Unrestricted VR GP (Cairns Central Medical Centre)

    Cairns Central Medical Centre is a very busy accredited practice located in the Cairns CBD in one of the busiest shopping centres. Cairns Central Medical Centre has an on-site Pathology, Chemist, and Dentist within the building, open seven days, and is fully bulk billed. For further information on the clinic and services please visit www.cairnscentralmedical.com.au

    • Remuneration is from 65%
    • Full support from a full time RN and Admin team
    • Guaranteed patient base
    • No after hours on call required
    • Flexible hrs and may work on weekends as per roster

    Please send your confidential CV to the Practice Manager: pm@ccmedical.com.au

    Or for further inquiries please call on (07) 4031 3717.

    Published 14/8/19.


    Personal Care Worker (Bolton Clarke)

    • Healthcare & Medicine
    • Aged Care
    • QLD – Northern
    • Casual
    • Base Rate + 25% Casual Loading + Paid Kilometers
    • Casual / Supportive Team / Maintain a balanced lifestyle
    • Support our valued clients to live a life of fulfilment

    About the role
    Bolton Clarke are looking for Casual Personal Care Workers to aid their clients in the community with support through services and activities that are centered around their needs, interests, abilities, and choices. They have positions based in Mareeba/Kuranda (or surrounds) and Innisfail (or surrounds).  You will provide:

    • Personal Care / Domestic Assistance
    • Social Support & Transport
    • Respite

    What do they need from you?

    • Cert III Aged/Community Care, Disability or Individual Support
    • A current First Aid (HLTAID003) & CPR certificate (HLTAID001)
    • Drivers licence with a fully insured & registered vehicle
    • Police Check (valid within the last three years)
    • Working rights in Australia (Passport, Birth Certificate etc)
    • Must be available weekends & school holidays.
    • A pre-employment medical assessment may be required for this role.

    Nice to have

    • Experience in Aged Care or similar field
    • CHCCS305C – Assist clients with medication or willing to obtain

    Bolton Clarke benefits

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Use of company smartphone
    • Paid Kilometers between clients
    • Private Health Insurance Discounts
    • Employee Assistance Program for staff & family members
    • Free Annual Flu Vaccinations

    Click here to read more

    Published 12/8/19.


    Registered Nurse Case Manager (Bolton Clarke)

    As a Full-Time Registered Nurse Case Manager you will be responsible for the planning and implementation of Community Models of Care for customers with complex clinical needs.

    In this role, you will provide care to clients within the Cairns and Hinterland region. Supported by an experienced, professional team your duties will include:

    • Leading case management for high level support programs
    • Upholding clinical governance and managing the quality management framework within Home Care services to ensure care standards are met
    • Coordinating the planning and implementation of a Model of Care
    • Contribute to the growth of the home care business by building business development opportunities
    • Ability to engage with stakeholders and build relationships.
    • Providing direct and indirect clinical care to customers within scope of practice and ensure clinical stocks are maintained
    • Ensuring customer records, incidents and complaints are documented and maintained correctly and participate in any investigations as required
    • Providing support to clients across the Cairns and Hinterland region.

    You will also be a strong leader who provides guidance, support and direction to staff in nursing care and service delivery.

    To be successful, you’ll have:

    • Understanding of the Aged Care Sector as well as Home Care Package and other programme guidelines and service requirements
    • Strong local networks within the Cairns and Hinterland region, including with government departments, GPs, suppliers and other service providers within the healthcare sector.
    • Demonstrated ability to lead a team to provide positive customer outcomes
    • Current Nursing registration with APHRA as a Registered Nurse with a minimum of 4 years’ experience (essential)
    • Current Senior First Aid Certificate and CPR Skills & Experience
    • Working rights in Australia
    • Current Australian Drivers Licence
    • A pre-employment medical assessment may be required for this role

    Read more on SEEK here.

    Apply now

    Our application process takes less than 10 minutes. Click ‘APPLY’ on the SEEK advert or if you have further queries, contact our Recruitment Team at recruitment@boltonclarke.com.au

    Published 31/7/19.


    Registered Nurse (Mountain View Medical Centre – Mossman)

    Mountain View Medical Centre is looking for a full time Registered Nurse to join their team to provide high quality care to their patients. The key roles for this position are focused around clinical care, chronic disease management, preventative health, and education.

    The role

    • Perform clinical duties within required level of clinical competency including: triage, immunisations and other injections, wound management, chronic disease management, ECGs, Spirometry.
    • Assist doctors with clinical procedures and maintain clinical documentation.
    • Telephoning patients with test results as directed by medical staff: Manage recall of patients.
    • Conduct preventative/screening procedures.
    • Assist with patient education and community health promotion activities.
    • Assist with GP management plans, and team care arrangements and play an active role in chronic disease management.
    • Maintain awareness of current and new legislation to ensure the practice is complying with all statutory and regulatory obligations including infection control, sterilisation, hazardous materials, and safe handling/disposal of medical waste, records management, WHS, and accreditation.
    • Supervise EEN.
    • Assist with the development of services such as group and individual programs and targeted clinics for specific pathologies such as Diabetes, Dementia, and Obesity.

    About you

    • You are looking to be challenged and work in a team based environment.
    • You’re an out-going person that loves to interacting with individuals from all walks of life.
    • You are a believer in holistic healthcare and want to be part of a unique team approach to delivering healthcare.
    • You take pride in yourself and your work and are committed to personal and professional development.
    • You have excellent communication skills with patients, families, and members of the General Practice Team.
    • You are a registered nurse and hold current registration with APNA.

    Desirable

    • Previous experience working in a primary care setting.
    • APNA registration.

    Please email your resume and relevant details to: sandra@mountainview.com.au or call (07) 4098 1711 for further details.

    Published 23/7/19.

    GP (Gurriny Yealamucka Health Service Aboriginal Corporation )

    In collaboration with the Senior Medical Officer work to provide comprehensive, coordinated and ongoing care to the people of Yarrabah.

    To provide the right care at the right time, at the right place, ensuring a healthier population;

    • To provide community-based care, and in doing so appropriately minimise hospital-based care;
    • To act as both an enabler and gateway to other services to ensure they are provided in a timely way but only when needed; and
    • To coordinate care between different health providers and different parts of the health care system, ensuring a seamless, integrated, effective experience for the patient and minimising costly fragmentation, duplication or gaps in care.

    Gurriny GPs provide outstanding primary health care, whilst continuing, comprehensive and co-ordinated, culturally sensitive, inter-generational holistic health care to the individuals and families of Yarrabah.

    For more information and to apply, contact hr@gyhsac.org.au or jason.king@gyhsac.org.au

    Download the full job advert here.

    Published 16/7/19.


    GPs (Dr Bruce Nunn Cairns)

    An opportunity has arised for a GP/GPs to own their own practice and take over a long established existing general medical practice.

    • Modern fringe CBD practice
    • Two consulting rooms
    • Treatment room
    • Waiting room
    • Disabled WC and parking
    • Fully equipped
    • Mixed billing

    The current GP wishes to retire in 2020. Flexible lease arrangements, as is the take-over date, and price.

    Please email Sue Nunn at 2sbzero@gmail.com to arrange an appointment to discuss.

    Published 3/7/2019.


    Skin Cancer Specialist (Mountain View Medical Mossman)

    Mountain View Medical, Mossman, is looking for a GP with a special interest in skin cancer medicine.

    Mountain View has full nursing and administration support, a well stocked treatment/procedure room, onsite pathology, and a range of visiting allied health.

    They offer:

    • established patient base – a departing GP left behind an established patient base
    • assistance with skin cancer training, flexibility to attend training and assistance with mentorship
    • opportunity to develop a specialised skin cancer clinic
    • flexibility – this position would suit a FT or PT GP with hours to be negotiated
    • lifestyle position – practice is open 8am-5pm Monday to Friday, no on call or after hours commitments
    • relocation assistance/remuneration package to be negotiated.

    The practice is mixed billing, DWS, and eligible practitioners may attract GRIP incentive payments.

    Please contact Louise for more information: louise@mountainview.com.au or 0431 091 047.

    Published 21/05/2019


    GPs (Cairns 24 Hour Medical Centre) 

    The Cairns 24 Hour Medical Centre is looking for GPs –full time, part time or after hours to join the team in this extremely busy practice.

    The Cairns 24 Hour Medical Centre is a well-known bulk billing general practice in Cairns which offers a broad range of services including emergency treatment, general, tropical & family medicine, Indigenous health, and skin checks.   The practice also has solid pre-employment medical bookings and high private patient numbers due to tourist presentations.   Accredited practice.

    GP owned medical centre and Doctors are fully supported by a great team of practice nurses, reception and administration personnel.  Onsite Pharmacy and Pathology, and team of Allied Health available to support EPC plans.

    Immediate start – plenty of patients, appointed and walk-ins so will be fully appointed from the first day at the practice.  Ability to earn excellent income.

    For further information and confidential enquiries phone Wendy (07) 4035 8004, email docrecruit@iig.com.au, or after hours contact the Practice Manager on 0415 054 391.


    GP (The Doctors Mulgrave Road Medical Centre) 

    The Doctors Mulgrave Road Medical Centre in Cairns has a replacement DWS position available for a GP to join our long established medical practice.

    The Doctors Mulgrave Road Medical Centre is GP owned and offers a supportive team environment.   This modern general practice opens 6 days a week, and has Allied Health support on-site including Psychologists, Hearing, Dietitian, Podiatrist, Exercise Physiologist, Physiotherapists and Massage Therapist, supplying a Total Health Care package all “under the one roof”.    Pharmacy, Pathology and XRay also onsite.

    The Practice offers a full spectrum of medicine including travel and tropical medicine, WorkCover & Pre-Employment medicals, family health, EPC plans, mole scanning, Indigenous and refugee health.

    GPs are fully supported by a great team of dedicated nurses, and a friendly reception and admin team.

    Private practice with mixed billing gives the GP the opportunity for great income, percentage based. Also opportunity to assist with registrars and medical students.

    For further information and confidential enquiries phone Wendy (07) 4035 8004 or email docrecruit@iig.com.au.


    EOI: Registered nurses, allied health professionals, and complementary therapists (COUCH Cancer Wellness Centre)

    Opening soon, the Cairns COUCH Cancer Wellness Centre is a newly constructed health and social services facility which will provide co-ordinated nursing, allied health and evidence-based therapies to people living with cancer. As a ‘for-purpose’ charity, focus is on equitable care with no gap health services and low-cost lifestyle supports. The COUCH Wellness Centre integrates with both acute and primary healthcare for a person-centred health and wellbeing approach, aimed to enhance the quality of life for clients, their families and friends.

    We are currently seeking applications from health and well-being professionals with an oncology background for a variety of roles within the client services team. All Nurses and Allied Health must hold current, non-restricted registration with their regulatory body. Complementary Therapists must have completed additional studies in related oncology courses as per their discipline guidelines.

    We would also welcome submissions from established Nursing, Allied Health or Well-being organisations and would consider a collaborative service agreement with such companies.

    • Registered Nurses must have demonstrated experience in co-ordination of patient care across multidisciplinary teams and acute/primary health settings
    • Accredited Practicing Dietitian
    • Exercise Physiologist
    • Occupational Therapist/Lymphoedema Therapist
    • Physiotherapist/Lymphoedema Therapist
    • Psychologist
    • Counsellor
    • Social Worker
    • Oncology Massage Therapist
    • Reflexologist
    • Acupuncturist
    • Music Therapist
    • Art Therapist

    Full-time, part-time and contractor roles are available. Now is the time to register your interest and join a leading organisation in this new and innovative initiative for the region. To register, please submit your resume and include a cover letter which demonstrates your professional and personal values, plus incorporate why you would like to be involved with the COUCH Wellness Centre. Please include two current professional referees to contact.

    Enquiries and submissions to:

    Mrs Kelli Beardsmore

    General Manager – COUCH Wellness Centre

    kelli@couchwellness.com.au

    Download the flyer here


    Nurse Practitioner / Client Care Manager (COUCH Cancer Wellness Centre) 

    The Cairns COUCH Cancer Wellness Centre is a newly constructed $3million health and social services facility which provides integrated, co-ordinated nursing, allied health and evidence-based therapies to people living with a diagnosis of cancer. As a ‘for-purpose’ charity, focus is on equitable care; with members enjoying access to bulk-billed services and low cost life-style supports which assist with maintaining quality of life during all stages of a cancer diagnosis.

    COUCH are seeking applications from Nurse Practitioners, specifically with primary health and/or oncology experience to lead, mentor and contribute towards this integrated nurse-led model of care. In conjunction with hands-on co-ordinated care as a Nurse Practitioner, this position will also be responsible for the operations of the client care team. You will be required to work collaboratively with external primary and acute care clinicians, participate in a range of community outreach projects, contribute towards academic research and establish sustainable relationships with key health and social sector stakeholders.

    Key Performance Criteria:
    You will provide person-centred flexible care which compliments a multi-disciplinary approach and includes life-style support services for holistic management of care for people diagnosed with cancer. The role will encompass, but not be limited to:

    • Leadership and management of the client care team, including nurses, allied health and therapists.
    • Providing advanced clinical skills and assessment/intervention and consultation to clients for management of oncology needs and cancer as a chronic illness.
    • Developing a ‘shared care’ partnership with GPs, contributing to care plans and working collaboratively with GPs, Cancer Care Co-ordinators and specialist consultants to co-manage care recipients.

    Position Requirements
    As a current unrestricted registered nurse, with endorsement as a Nurse Practitioner, you will be a leader in healthcare with your beliefs and actions innately aligning to the organisation’s values.

    Essential
    • Demonstrated competence in leading and managing a client care team to deliver person centred multi-disciplinary services, including client safety.
    • Demonstrated excellence in clinical care relevant to chronic diseases, specifically oncology and/or relevant experience in a primary health care setting.
    • Commitment to quality improvement, evidence-based practice and ability to influence organisational change.

    Personal Attributes
    • Exceptional communicator, with empathy, respect and compassion.
    • High level of emotional maturity and intelligence.
    • Ability to use judgement, initiative and common sense when performing duties.
    • Strong organisational skills that reflect the ability to perform and prioritise multiple tasks seamlessly with excellent attention to detail.

    Applications
    COUCH is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people
    with disability are encouraged to apply. If you require assistance, please advise the contact person at the time of your application.

    To apply, please submit your resume with a cover letter demonstrating your professional and personal alignment to the COUCH Wellness Centre values, incorporate why you would like to be involved with this new initiative for the Tropical North Queensland region and provide examples of your ability to meet the key performance criteria of this position. Please include two current professional referees to contact.

    Enquires and submissions to:
    Mrs Kelli Beardsmore
    General Manager – COUCH Wellness Centre
    kelli@couchwellness.com.au

    Download advert


    GP (Yorkey’s Knob)

    Yorkey’s Primary Care Centre is seeking expressions of interest from General Practitioners who would like to work in FNQ. This practice, was started to service the community of Yorkeys Knob. The practice ethos is one of service to the community and continuity of care. The Practice Principal specialises in the care of the elderly, chronic disease management and palliative care. The practice is in a DWS area. The ideal candidate would be someone who already has or would like to develop a specialist interest.

    This is a full-time position. Opening hours are Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm and Saturdays 9am to 1pm.

    Criteria:

    • Vocationally Registered General Practitioner a must
    • 5 years experience.

    If you are interested in this position please contact the Practice Manager on 07 4220 9884 or email your CV to kerry.johnson@hushmail.com


    General Practitioner (Kuranda Medical Centre) 

    Kuranda Medical Centre has a full time opportunity for a GP with a special interest in women and Indigenous health to join their team of experienced doctors, nurses, and support staff.

    Located within the rainforest and just half an hour drive from the centre of Cairns, this is the perfect opportunity for GPs who are passionate about Indigenous health and Closing the Gap to work from the practice as well as in remote clinics, which are run three times a fortnight to service the surrounding Indigenous communities.

    Kuranda Medical Centre also work closely with Mulungu Aboriginal Service, Health Reimagined, and Northern Australia Primary Health Limited, and have several visiting allied health professionals such as diabetic educators, dietitian, podiatrist, psychiatrist, exercise physiologist, and Australian Hearing.  Co-located in the centre are Steve King Dental Group, Sullivan Nicholaides Pathology and Queensland Community Health.

    The practice has DWS, IMGs encouraged to apply.

    If you are looking to build a large practice with a focus on quality medicine, contact Kuranda Medical Centre to learn more and discuss the benefits IPN can offer you, including long term financial incentives.

    For more information and to apply, contact IPN Medical Centres on 1800 476 362 or email enquiries@ipn.com.au


    General Practitioner (Eacham Medical Centre) 

    Position available for a full time/part time VR GP on the beautiful Atherton Tablelands.

    Eacham Medical Centre are an accredited, mixed billing training practice. The surgery is well equipped and supported by full time nursing and administration staff.

    Eacham Medical Centre aim to provide high quality general practice to their population and are looking for a GP to join their friendly team.

    Contact Details:

    Email: manager@eachammedicalcentre.com.au
    Phone: (07) 4096 5999
    Website: www.eachammedicalcentre.com.au


    GP (The Family Doctor)

    Permanent GP position available in a small GP owned practice at 39 Pease Street, Cairns. Mixed billing with long established patient base. Initially offering part time position, with expectation of building to full time.

    Would particularly suit  a GP, or a couple of GPs interested in future practice ownership.

    Contact Dr Clare Harkins by phone (07) 4053 2482 or email thefamilydoctor@bigpond.com

  • Townsville region

    Eastbrooke Health Hub Townsville

    Overview:

    The Eastbrooke Family Clinic Townsville is presently open across 7 days offering the community a Health Hub of medical and healthcare services.

    They are seeking a Registered Nurse or Enrolled Nurse for an ongoing casual position within the medical centre.

    It is not a requirement that you have experience in a primary care setting as the Practice Manager is a Registered Nurse and can provide training, support, and mentorship.

    The nursing duties and responsibilities include:

    • immunisations
    • wound management care
    • care plans for chronic disease management, health assessment plans
    • patient recalls and reminders
    • infection control
    • GP support and management of patient flow through the treatment room.

    It is essential that you have current AHPRA registration as a Nurse and a flexible roster due to the casual nature of this position. In addition, you must also have a sense of ownership, can work under pressure, and can demonstrate professionalism, care, and empathy to the many patients that come into the practice.

    Location: Building 1, Ground Floor, 86 Thuringowa Drive, Thuringowa Central QLD 4817

    Position: Casual employment opportunity for an RN or EN. Workplace uniforms provided. Nurse will report to the Practice Manager of the centre.

    If this sounds like you, please send your application to:

    Practice Manager, Kristie Wyeth

    pm.tsv@eastbrookemedical.com.au

    Published on 4/9/2019.


    General Practitioner (Health and Wellbeing North Ward)

    We are looking for a General Practitioner to replace a long term GP who is relocating overseas.

    • Guaranteed Patient Base & Guaranteed Hourly rate for first Month
    • Minimum of 24 hours per week
    • Flexible Sessions Monday to Saturday
    • Immediate Start
    • No after-hours requirements

    You will be supported by a team of 10 GPs, 4 RNs, 4 Administration staff, on-site Practice Manager and Allied Health Practitioners. Health & Wellbeing North Ward is a Mixed Billing Practice.

    For further information on joining our team please contact Michael at mtrigg@hwb.com.au or phone (07) 4409 2039.

    Published on 29/7/2019. Applications close 31/10/2019. 


    Clinical Psychologist/Psychologist (Twice Blessed Psychologists)

    Full & part time positions available. We are a busy bulk billing private practice located in Townsville. We are looking for a fully registered Clinical Psych/Psychologist willing to adopt our bulk billing model. Must be fully registered and Medicare eligible.

    For specialised therapy, treatments and assessments not available under “Better Access” private fees are acceptable.

    Join our positive and supportive team of allied health professionals working in private practice. Create your own work/life balance at our clinic (some flexibility with days and hours available).

    To be considered for this role the suitable applicant must have the following:

    • previous experience in a counselling role
    • genuine interest in helping our range of diverse clientele
    • competent computer skills
    • Medicare Provider Number (or be willing to apply for)
    • WorkCover accreditation (or be willing to undertake)
    • professional indemnity insurance
    • own ABN (or be willing to apply for)
    • full registration with appropriate professional body

    Work in a friendly/relaxed work environment with a group of Psychologists with varying experience. Referrals provided with diverse scope of clients, adults, teens and willingness to work with children would be an advantage. Full administrative support.

    This is an opportunity for the right individual to establish a client base in private practice and become a valued member within a multi-disciplinary team in Townsville, North Queensland. Peer consultation/supervision is available.

    Please contact us with your CV at clinic@twiceblessedwellbeing.com

    Published on 21/6/2019. 


    Practice Nurse (Nurture Family Allied Health and Early Parenting Centre)

    Practice nurse needed for Maternity Leave cover and possible job share after maternity leave finishes. Practice Nurse experience an advantage.

    For more information or to apply, contact Amanda Trail, Practice manager, on (07) 4772 2555 or admin@nurturehealthcentre.com

    Published on 11/6/2019.


    Medical Receptionist – Casual (Nurture Family Allied Health and Early Parenting Centre)

    Medical reception – Casual. Experience with allied health and advantage, knowledge of Medical Director and Pracsoft software preferred.

    For more information or to apply, contact Amanda Trail, Practice manager, on (07) 4772 2555 or admin@nurturehealthcentre.com

    Published on 11/6/2019.


    Occupational Therapist (Nurture Family Allied Health and Early Parenting Centre)

    Occupational therapist required ASAP paediatric experience preferred. Nurture is NDIS approved provider.

    For more information or to apply, contact Amanda Trail, Practice manager, on (07) 4772 2555 or admin@nurturehealthcentre.com

    Published on 11/6/2019.


    GP (Strive Health & Physiotherapy)

    A great opportunity exists to join the team at Strive Health & Physiotherapy. They are seeking a General Practitioner to work on a full time basis with their dedicated team.

    • AGPAL accredited practice with two full time RN support and experienced reception team, as well as a Physiotherapist and Dietitian on-site.
    • Brand new, modern practice with modern facilities and latest equipment.
    • Fully computerised (Best Practice).
    • On-site pathology.

    To apply for this position, or for more information, please call Gail (Practice Manager) on (07) 4773 6133, or email to practicemanager@strivehealth.com.au

    Published on 21/5/2019.


    GP (Townsville GP Superclinic) 

    The Townsville GP Superclinic is seeking a full time/part time GP.  Extra sessions also available for current Townsville doctors wanting some additional hours.

    The Townsville GP Superclinic is a bright, modern purpose built facility with generous consult and treatment rooms, up to date equipment, great reception and practice management support staff and the Doctors are supported by a large Nurse Led Clinic with caring RN’s.

    Extremely busy practice open 7 days a week with plenty of existing patients and a constant stream of walk-ins, so will be fully appointed from the start.  On-site pharmacy and pathology with psychologists, a mental health nurse, physios, occupational therapist and hearing on site.   Excellent earning potential, with opportunity to assist with Registrars and medical students.

    For further information and confidential enquiries phone Wendy 07 4035 8004, email docrecruit@iig.com.au, or after hours contact the Practice Manager on 0409 242 424.


    Psychologist (Townsville GP Superclinic)

    The Townville GP Superclinic is seeking an experienced Psychologist to join the Allied Health Team at our well established, extremely busy General Practice.

    Supportive environment with great GP relationships and new referrals coming in every day.  Current waitlist will provide immediate work for Psychological Assessments, Counselling and Treatment Plans.   Required to be registered with AHPRA & eligible for Medicare provider number.

    Full time reception coverage & administrative support (appointment bookings, reminders, billing) so you can focus on clinical role.   Work in a friendly team environment with modern facilities.    Sessions available, flexible hours & days.

    For further information and confidential enquiries phone Wendy 07 4035 8004, email docrecruit@iig.com.au, or after hours contact the Practice Manager on 0409 242 424.


    Registered Nurse (Sports Clinic NQ)

    The clinic treats all injury related conditions with a focus on providing education enabling informed decision making and preventative medicine.

    The clinic’s doctors are sports medicine practitioners who, as well as seeing patients of all ages and skill levels, are trusted medical officers to elite local and national sporting teams and athletes.

    As practice nurse your role will consist of various tasks to increase efficiencies for our doctors and the clinic.

    Day-to-day responsibilities include:

    • Liaising with our team of practitioners
    • Patient interaction and assisting with procedures including blood collection
    • Vaccine assistance
    • Maintenance of clinical equipment, supplies and ordering
    • Infection control knowledge and promotion
    • Input and recommendations for ongoing clinical improvements
    • Assist our clients with requests and ordering of medical supplies

    The ideal candidate will be friendly, proactive, work seamlessly within a team as well as individually and maintain the organisations’s core value in providing excellent service.

    The current days are Tuesday and Wednesday, 8am-4pm however some flexibility may be offered.

    The team creates a positive environment by providing ongoing support, encouragement and appreciation.

    For more information and to apply, contact Lani Tate at lani@sportsclinicnq.com.au or by calling (07) 4772 2344.


    Practice Manager (JCU Health) 

    An opportunity to manage a General Practice (located in a modern facility within the JCU Campus) for a 4 year contract. This large practice is looking for an experienced Practice Manager to lead this General Practice which has a strong focus on men’s, women’s and children’s health, providing high quality person-centered comprehensive care while also providing a learning and teaching environment for health professional students.

    Role:
    This mixed billing General Practice has a team of up to 15 employees including Medical, Nursing and Administration staff with up to 7-8 General Practitioners working at any given time. You will have full responsibility for the administration and financial functions of the practice and maintain strong cooperative relationships with internal and external stakeholders. The Practice Manager Role reports directly to the Board. JCU Health recognises experienced General Practice Managers may not have prior experience in reporting to a Board and will provide ongoing training and mentoring to assist the successful candidate, where required.

    This role will require you to monitor the range of services and identify opportunities to enhance the practice’s services and operations.

    What you’ll need to succeed:
    Essential

    • Five years experience in a General Practice Management role
    • Stakeholder engagement and management experience
    • Experience using Medical Software
    • Human Resources management experience
    • Financial management experience in the preparation and interpretation of financial reports
    • Accreditation experience
    • Patient focused demeanour and a genuine passion for teaching, coaching and guiding students and staff

    Desirable

    • Experience in working with a Board of Directors
    • Demonstrated Experience identifying and implementing successful new business opportunities

    Remuneration:
    Full time, 4 year contract with salary up to $85,000 + Superannuation, depending on experience.

    If you are interested in this role, please forward an up to date copy of your Resume and cover letter to Andrea Hedges at andrea.hedges@jcu.edu.au or call (07) 4131 4612.


    General Practitioner (Ingham Family Medical Practice)

    Full-time and Part-time – Fly in, fly out options available

    Part-time and full-time Doctors are required to join a happy and vibrant medical practice at Ingham, North Queensland. Remuneration is negotiable upon application.

    Ingham Family Medical Practice is on the highway at the northern end of town. It is a purpose-built building and has been operating for 30 years. Formerly known as Ingham Medical Centre, it is now operating as Ingham Family Medical Practice and has been since 2005. Currently, there are three (3) full time Doctors, and we are looking to recruit a further one or two doctors.

    The practice principal is a college examiner for ACCRM and RACGP and a trainer for John Flynn and James Cook University. He holds Diplomas in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ophthalmology and has much Paediatric and Emergency medicine experience.

    Our practice offers audiometry, spirometry, ‘Solarscan’ skin checks and ECGs. We do a variety of health checks and medicals. Sullivan and Nicolaides Pathology are on site, as well as allied health services by a podiatrist, an audiologist, a dental prosthetist, a diabetes educator and visiting Orthopaedic Surgeon. Registered and enrolled nurses provide continuous medical officer support, as well as performing pap smears, asthma and diabetes education.

    We are a registered Q-fever and yellow fever vaccination centre, as well as providing the usual private and NHS vaccinations.

    Visiting rights may be obtained for the local hospital, allowing interesting inpatient care and good camaraderie with the public hospital doctors. Visits to our patients at nursing homes are also undertaken, and a good relationship exists with all three facilities in our area.

    As a practice, we have regular social evenings and family outings. Beachfront accommodation for the suitable applicant is available. We are a genuine, caring practice, staffed by pleasant, motivated people, and we look forward to hearing from you regarding any enquiries you may have. Further details regarding the practice are available at www.inghammedical.com.au.

    Contact Details
    Mandie Scott, Practice Manager, Ingham Family Medical Practice

    Email: ifmpmanager@inghammedical.com.au or officemanager@inghammedical.com.au
    Ph: (07) 4776 2101 a/h Mandie 0427 477 652

    Download the flyer for more details


    Practice Nurse (Ingham Family Medical Practice) 

    An opportunity exists with Ingham Family Medical Practice for a Registered Practice Nurse; this position will be best suited to someone who is looking for a challenging, but rewarding role. At Ingham Family Medical, we pride ourselves on our core values system and the person to take on this role would be expected not only to meet these values but to be an advocate of them.

    Essential criteria:

    • Registered Nurse with current AHPRA registration and degree in Nursing
    • Minimum 2 years working experience
    • Salary as per Nurses Award 2010 (from $28-$30 per hour depending on candidate)
    • Aged Care/General Practice background would be valued
    • Business minded and patient focused
    • Ability to create a positive and unique culture
    • Ability to see potential in staff and purpose them accordingly
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Excellent time management skills
    • Whilst the Registered Practice Nurse would be focused on the above criteria they would also be involved in the day to day patient/doctor care.

    Key performance criteria:

    • Develop, organise and manage clinics – community projects as required (Diabetes, Skin Care, Women’s Health, chronic diseases etc.)
    • Responsible for regulatory compliance with cold chain management
    • Accreditation requirements
    • Audits on equipment
    • Stock take and ordering of medical supplies
    • Wound management
    • Medicals
    • Emergency Medicine
    • Minor Surgery skills
    • Vaccinations (childhood and travel immunisations)
    • General Medical examinations
    • ECG, Spiro, Audio

    Please send your resume with cover letter to:
    Email: IFMPmanager@inghammedical.com.au or officemanager@inghammedical.com.au

    Mail:
    Attn: Practice Manager
    Ingham Family Medical Practice
    PO Box 1687
    Ingham QLD 4850


    General Practitioner (Mooney Street Medical) 

    Mooney Street Medical are seeking a full time/part time VR GP to join their team.

    The practice is a fully accredited (5th Edition Standards), computerised (Best Practice), mixed billing practice offering discounts to pensioners, health care card holders, and children.  We have established a great team environment offering excellent nursing and administrative support. The practice values all team contributions and strive to provide a positive working environment to assist staff in delivering a high standard of patient care.

    Please call Practice Manager Pam Leong on 0428 454 266 for more information and to apply. After hours calls welcome.


    Sessional Medical Practitioner for Cardiac Stress Testing

    A suitably qualified Medical Practitioner is required to oversee cardiac stress testing at North Queensland X-Ray Services in Townsville. Stress Testing will be standalone or as part of a Nuclear Medicine Myocardial Perfusion Study.

    The successful applicant will need to:

    • Be competent in basic cardiac life support
    • Have the ability to interpret an ECG

    Training and support in cardiac stress testing (exercise and pharmacological) will be provided.

    Enquiries to:
    Travis Scott, Operations Manager, North Queensland X-Ray Services
    tscott@nqxray.com.au

    Applications open until position is filled.


    VR GP 

    An exciting opportunity has come up in a very busy privately-owned practice, for a FT/PT VR, male/female GP, for an immediate start.

    It is a fully Accredited teaching mixed billing clinic in the centre of the city in Townsville.

    For the right applicant, gross billings/salary will be negotiable. The clinic use Best Practice medical software, in their rapidly growing state of the art modern medical centre.

    The clinic has very experienced nursing, reception, and managerial staff, with onsite pathology SNP.

    There is also visiting allied health professionals twice a week and a Radiology and pharmacy within walking distance.

    Working hours are flexible. The clinic is open Monday-Friday from 8am-5pm, Saturday 9.30am-2pm (on roster).

    Please email: townsvillehealth@gmail.com or Esmay@kingsroadmedicalcentre.com.au

    All enquiries will be treated in the strictest of confidence.


    Registered Nurse FT/PT

    Job requirement:

    • RN with current AHPRA Registration & Degree in Nursing
    • Minimum 2 years work experience in GP Set-up
    • Salary as per Award 2010 ($28 – $30Hr)
    • Leave, Loading+ Super Contribution

    Key performance criteria:

    • Develop, organise and manage clinics – community projects as required (Diabetes, Skin Care, Women’s Health, chronic diseases etc.)
    • Responsible for regulatory compliance with cold chain management
    • Accreditation requirements
    • Audits on equipment
    • Stock take and ordering of medical supplies
    • Wound management
    • Medicals
    • Emergency Medicine
    • Minor Surgery skills
    • Vaccinations (childhood and travel immunisations)
    • General Medical examinations
    • ECG, Spiro, Audio

    At present position availability is 20hrs /week extendable in future.

    Please send resume with cover letter to: admin@saharamedical.com.au

    Published 15/5/2019


    Paediatric Occupational therapist needed for Maternity leave starting July 2019 and possible ongoing contract

    Nurture Family Health Centre is looking for a Paediatric Occupational therapist needed for Maternity leave starting July 2019 and possible ongoing contract.

    Nurture provides a multi-disciplinary approach by combing Medical and Allied health services under the same roof.

    For more information or to apply, email Amanda Trail, Practice Manager: admin@nurturehealthcentre.com

    Published 30/4/2019


    Practice Nurse required for Maternity leave starting September 2019 (Immunisation experience essential)

    Nurture Family Health Centre is looking for a Practice Nurse required for Maternity leave starting September 2019. Immunisation experience essential.

    Nurture provides a multi-disciplinary approach by combing Medical and Allied health services under the same roof.

    For more information or to apply, email Amanda Trail, Practice Manager: admin@nurturehealthcentre.com

    Published 30/4/2019


    Credentialed Mental Health Nurse

    Townsville GP Superclinic is looking for a full time dedicated and experienced Mental Health Nurse who would look after in-house and external referred patients.

    Purpose of the Position
    To provide an exceptional standard of care to patients by enhancing the quality and delivery of health care in nursing services of the General Practice. They will provide a combination of direct clinical care and knowledge of clinical care systems delivering health promotion, health maintenance and prevention of illness through provision of evidence-based information and education to patients with physical or mental illnesses, disabilities and/or rehabilitation needs.

    To assist the general practitioners within in house referrals along with external referred patients.

    To provide Mental Health counselling sessions following a GP Mental Health Treatment Plan.

    (The position requires that the Mental Health Nurse works within the scope of practice and all professional standards applicable including guidelines set by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia and Australian College of Mental Health Nurses)

    Essential

    • Current AHPRA registration
    • Credentialing with ACMHN
    • Private Indemnity Insurance
    • Ability to work independently and as part of a close Practice team environment
    • Computer Skills
    • Dedication to delivering high standards of patient care

    Desirable

    • Previous experience in a General Practice or Primary Care setting
    • Experience with Best Practice software

    Attractive offer – this vacancy can be filled on a part time salary or negotiated contract position.

    For confidential enquiries please phone Wendy today 07 4035 8000, or email docrecruit@iig.com.au

    For enquires after hours please phone Sharyn on 0409 242 424.

    Published 3/5/2019

  • Mackay & Whitsunday region

    Community Midwife: Lactation Consultant (Whitsunday)

    This position is with the Central Queensland Rural Health Allied Health Services Program and is funded by the Northern Queensland Primary Health Network (NQPHN). This position will provide an enthusiastic Community Midwife/Lactation Consultant with the opportunity to establish a unique role across communities within the Whitsunday Region (Bowen, Proserpine, Collinsville and Cannonvale).

    The role of the position is:

    • To establish plan, develop, co-ordinate and provide Community Midwifery and Lactation support services within a variety of settings. The clinics will be provided in partnership with General Practice.
    • Help connect women with other organisational services required during and after pregnancy.
    • To adopt a primary health care approach to obstetric services.
    • To provide increased availability and awareness of antenatal and postnatal health promotion education including topics such as nutrition, smoking, drug and alcohol cessation, exercise, immunisation and breastfeeding.
    • To provide lactation support services and increase availability and awareness of lactation support services.
    • To provide services as defined within the program/s or relevant CQRH contract/s and maintaining an up-to-date work plan, which reflects the program / contract requirements

    Requirements for the role:

    • Current registration with AHPRA with Midwifery endorsement;
    • First Aid/CPR Certificate;
    • Possession of a current Queensland Drivers Licence.

    Additional requirements:

    These skills are essential to the position but it is not necessarily that you currently possess them. However, you must be prepared to acquire them with assistance once in position.

    • Hold an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) qualification, or be prepared to work towards this.
    • Knowledge of current immunisation schedules, Diabetes management, asthma management, enhanced primary care items, infection control, CPR and emergency resuscitation techniques, equipment & drugs;
    • Knowledge of the Enhanced Primary Care items;
    • Accredited Women’s Health Certificate;
    • Diabetes Education Certificate;
    • Asthma Education/Spirometry qualification/education.

    For additional information or to obtain a copy of full position description, please ring (07) 4992 1040, email admin@cqrdgp.com.au, or visit www.cqruralhealth.com.au/about/career-opportunities

    Published 27/8/19. 


    General Practitioner (Mackay Superclinics)

    We are seeking a GP to join the innovative Mackay Superclinic team providing high quality, multi-disciplinary care in Central QLD.  Our practice is ideally seeking a GP who can work permanent, full time hours and willing to participate in the rewarding, efficient systems that provide quality chronic care, high level professional services in top quality facilities.

    We have a multi-disciplinary team on our sites with pharmacy, physio, psychologists, pathology, audiology, podiatry and many more who take an active role in the chronic care management. The level of equipment is well above average with operating tables, theatre lights, Ultrasound machines, PRP systems, Dopplers for PVD, INR machines, LED lights and other high level treatment options.

    Enjoy the professional rewards as well as the lifestyle benefits of the Whitsunday islands, the Great Barrier Reef and the rainforests.

    Suitable candidates must meet the following criteria:

    • Level 3 supervision or greater
    • FRACGP or FACRRM or Registrar (preferred, not essential)

    On commencement you will be entitled to:

    • Attractive package with expected annual earnings of $350-$450K
    • Accommodation and relocation assistance (for 2 year contracts)

    For more information or to apply, contact : Dr John McIntosh – Email drjohnmcintosh@tpg.com.au Mob – 0428 598722

    Published 20/8/19. 


    GP and Occupational Health Doctor (Bcerta / City Superclinic Mackay)

    Bcerta is looking for an energetic and passionate Medical Practitioner to join their busy Mackay Clinic on a full-time basis. The successful candidate will take over a very interesting, rewarding and established clinical practice along with the superb financial returns and great lifestyle. Don’t  miss out on this amazing opportunity as there is only one spot!

    The new medical practitioner will enjoy:

    • an attractive remuneration package ($350K-$450K/Annum)
    • private billing clinic services
    • a friendly and focused multi-disciplinary team
    • a positive culture and work atmosphere
    • opportunity to progress to OH physician status

    This role will provide exposure to all aspects of general practice and occupational health medicine including:

    • Occupational Health Employment medical assessments
    • Specialised Medical assessments
    • Manage leading professional teams and athletes
    • Acute injury treatment and management
    • Liaison with company representatives and site medical assessments
    • Family medicine
    • Men’s health
    • Women’s health
    • Immunisations
    • Skin screening
    • Chronic disease management and minor surgery
    • Travel Medicine.

    For more information or to apply, contact : Dr John McIntosh – Email drjohnmcintosh@tpg.com.au Mob – 0428 598722

    Published 20/8/19. 


    Medical Director (Mackay Superclinics – GP)

    We are seeking an experienced GP to join the innovative Mackay Superclinic team as the Medical Director. This is a full time position to lead the medical teams across the 5 Mackay Superclinics (5 practices) providing professional leadership, quality control and guidance to the doctors and staff. Supervision and teaching of registrars and junior doctors is also an important role in the position.

    An attractive remuneration package is offered with a flat fee received to cover the time involved in the administrative and teaching roles that is allocated as one day (8 hours) per week.

    This is a permanent, full time position working across our innovative and high quality facilities and keen to participate in improving the efficient chronic care systems, the high level professional services and maintaining the top quality facilities.

    The Mackay Superclinics provide multi-disciplinary teams with pharmacy, physio, psychologists, pathology, audiology, podiatry and many more who take an active role in the chronic care management. The level of equipment is well above average with operating tables, theatre lights, Ultrasound machines, PRP systems, Dopplers for PVD, INR machines, LED lights and other high level treatment options.

    Enjoy the professional rewards and status of this prestigious role as well as the lifestyle benefits of the Whitsunday islands, the Great Barrier Reef and the rainforests.

    Suitable candidates must meet the following criteria:

    • FRACGP or FACRRM
    • Registered GMT Supervisor of Registrars (or willing to be approved)
    • Have excellent interpersonal skills
    • Have leadership qualities to bring team members together
    • Have vision to improve systems, create innovative solutions and problem solve

    On commencement you will be entitled to:

    • Attractive package with expected annual earnings of $400-$500K
    • (Includes $100K flat fee for non-clinical work)
    • Accommodation and relocation assistance (for 2 year contracts)
    • Support and training to understand the group processes and positive culture.

    For more information or to apply, contact : Dr John McIntosh – Email drjohnmcintosh@tpg.com.au Mob – 0428 598722

    Published 20/8/19. 


    Psychologist (City Superclinic Mackay)

    City Superclinic Mackay is seeking an experienced Psychologist to join the multi-disciplinary team at our well established, extremely busy General Practice.

    Supportive environment with great GP relationships and new referrals coming in every day.  Current waitlist will provide immediate work for Psychological Assessments, Counselling and Treatment Plans.   Required to be registered with AHPRA & eligible for Medicare provider number.

    Full time reception coverage & administrative support (appointment bookings, reminders, billing) so you can focus on clinical role.   Work in a friendly team environment with modern facilities.    Sessions available, flexible hours & days.

    For more information or to apply, contact : Dr John McIntosh – Email drjohnmcintosh@tpg.com.au Mob – 0428 598722

    Published 20/8/19. 


    Full-time/Part-time GPs (City Superclinic Mackay)

    Full-time/part-time GPs required for high quality Super clinics in the Mackay region with excellent earning potential for IMMEDIATE start.

    For further information please contact:  The Practice Manager – Ph: 07 4952 4929 or Email: helen.ecker@gpsclinic.com.au

    Published 20/8/19. 


    Occupational Health/Sports Medicine Doctor (Bcerta Occupational Health & Sports Medicine Clinic)

    Bcerta Occupational Health & Sports Medicine Clinic is seeking a Full Time Occupational Health / Sports Medicine Doctor for busy OH Service in Mackay with Specialist Pathways available.  This position offers excellent earning potential working with cutting edge services in a multidisciplinary team.

    For further information please contact:  The Practice Manager – Ph: 07 4952 4929 or Email: helen.ecker@gpsclinic.com.au

    Published 20/8/19. 


    GPs (Mackay Dr to You After Hours Service)

    Mackay Dr To You After Hours Service require GPs for sessional work in our After Hours Service offering good earning potential.

    For further information please contact:  The Practice Manager – Ph: 07 4952 4929 or Email: helen.ecker@gpsclinic.com.au

    Published 20/8/19. 


    GP and Occupational Health Doctor (Sonic HealthPlus)

    Sonic HealthPlus is on the lookout for an energetic and passionate Medical Practitioner to join their busy Mackay Clinic on a full-time basis. The successful candidate will enjoy an enviable work/life balance in their fully equipped and established clinic.

    The new medical practitioner will be provided:

    • an attractive remuneration package
    • private billing clinic services
    • a friendly and focused multi-disciplinary team
    • flexibility in roster, a half or whole day off per week if required.

    This role will provide exposure to all aspects of general practice and occupational health medicine including:

    • Occupational Health Employment medical assessments
    • Specialised Medical assessments
    • Acute injury treatment and management
    • Liaison with company representatives and site medical assessments
    • Family medicine
    • Men’s health
    • Women’s health
    • Immunisations
    • Skin screening
    • Chronic disease management and minor surgery
    • Travel Medicine.

    Download the PDF with more information here.

    To register your interest or for further information, please contact Alana Klibbe on 07 4952 5100 or email or Alana.Klibbe@sonichealthplus.com.au directly.

    Published 4/7/19. 


    Registered Nurse (Hamilton Island Medical Centre)

    Looking for a RN to work at the practice on beautiful Hamilton Island, Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm. No on-call.

    General practice experienced > preferable 3yrs

    E: jfolino@hamiltonisland.com.au

    Published 03/07/2019.


    Experienced Medical Receptionist (Sydney Street Medical)

    Casual position available within a busy city centre practice in Mackay.

    Please email application letter and resume to epullenssm@gmail.com

    Published 01/07/2019.


    Registered Nurse (Rosslea Medical Centre)

    Rosslea Medical Centre is looking for a Registered Nurse to work with our existing team. Flexible with days and hours. All applicants are confidential.

    Please email: practicemanager@rossleamedicalcentre.com.au

    Published 13/06/2019.


    General Practitioner (Rosslea Medical Centre)

    Rosslea Medical Centre is looking for a General Practitioner to join their busy practice. Flexible with days and hours. All applicants are confidential.

    Please email: practicemanager@rossleamedicalcentre.com.au

    Published 13/06/2019.


    Practice Nurse (RN) (Slade Point Medical Centre)

    An exciting career opportunity now exists for an experienced Practice Nurse at our General Practice medical centre in Mackay. This position will be part time, 3 days a week.

    Excellent working environment with an interesting and varied case load.

    The applicant must be professional, efficient, hard working and have the ability to create a good rapport with GPs, staff and patients. We are looking for someone with passion and that will be committed to the role. Our expectations on the requirements for the successful candidate are as follows:

    • Willingness to learn and work as a team.
    • Highly organised and have the ability to multi-task.
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
    • Have the ability to follow procedure but be confident in decision making skills and working autonomously.
    • Demonstrates initiative and drive to achieve favourable outcomes for the clinic and supporting doctors.
    • Able to demonstrate adaptability to different personalities.
    • General practice experience is desirable, specifically with basic procedures and pre-employments, but new grads are welcome to apply if the other requirements are met as we have a strong commitment to training our people.

    A typical day in general practice would include administering vaccines, wound care, triage, assisting with minor procedures, stock control, health assessments and managing patients with chronic health conditions.

    If you have a true interest in healthcare with a caring and attentive attitude towards our patients and doctors, please email your resume through to Samantha@sladepoint.com.au

    Published 29/05/2019.


    General Practitioner (North Blackwater General Practice, Walkerston)

    We are seeking a GP to join our practice located in Walkerston, 15 mins outside Mackay – QLD.  Our practice is ideally seeking a GP who can work permanent, full time hours with the practice open between 8.00 am and 5.00 pm Monday, Wednesday and Friday, and 8.00 am to 8.00 pm Tuesday and Wednesday. You would also be required to work every second Saturday between 8.30 am to 12 pm.

    Suitable candidates must meet the following criteria:

    • MBBS or equivalent
    • FRACGP or FACRRM or Registrar (enrolled in program or willing to)
    • General / Specialist AHPRA registration
    • Able to make an initial 2 year commitment would be advantageous

    On commencement you will be entitled to:

    • Initial guarantee of $1650 per day for 3 months or 65% of billings whichever is greater then,
    • 65% of Billings
    • Accommodation assistance

    Download the full job advert here.

    For more information or to apply, contact tracey@nbgp.com.au

    Published 28/05/2019.


    General Practitioner (Rosslea Medical Centre Bowen)

    Rosslea Medical Centre is seeking expressions of interest for a General Practitioner to join their team.

    Rosslea Medical Centre is a modern facility with generous consult rooms, treatment room, and Beauty Therapy room.

    On-site Pathology, Psychologists, Dietitian, and Physio.

    For further information and confidential enquiries phone Rebecca 07 47580500, email practicemanager@rossleamedicalcentre.com.au

    Published 08/05/2019.

    Registered Nurse (My GP Mackay)

    Registered Nurse for “three to five day week” required for immediate start at My GP Mackay, a busy two doctor general practice located at the Mater Hospital.

    Accreditation to give vaccinations preferred. All applications to manager@mygpmackay.com.au

    Published 30/4/2019.


    Occupational Therapist (Tieri Medical Practice)

    Tieri Medical Practice are looking for an energetic and enthusiastic Occupational Therapist to join their medical team of doctors, nurses, physiotherapists, and psychologists in a coal mining community.

    About the role

    Candidate must be able to work independently and as part of a team to ensure an integrative and holistic approach to treatment. Occupational rehabilitation experience is a plus but not essential.

    We ensure a high standard of treatment is maintained while ensuring appropriate rehabilitation and return to work programs are put in place.

    The successful applicant will be required to complete treatment at both the practice and mine site.

    Benefits and perks

    Generous salary package including $125,000 + super, bonuses, accommodation assistance, work car, computer, phone, professional development, and support.

    Skills and experience

    Job requirements:

    • Minimum qualification Bachelor of Occupational Therapy and current
    • AHPRA registration
    • Ergonomic and workplace assessments
    • Communication with stakeholders and other health care providers
    • Current driver’s licence
    • Some travel for onsite visits

    Please email practicemanager@tierimedical.com.au

    Published 23/4/2019.


    Registered Nurse (Glenden Medical Centre)

    Glenden Medical Centre is seeking a Registered Nurse for a full time position within their team. The position includes subsidised housing and a generous salary package. The successful applicant will provide nursing care and clinical support to patients, medical and allied health staff, utilising the general practice.

    Essential criteria:

    • Registered Nurse licensed to practice in Queensland.
    • Current QLD Practicing certificate.
    • Drug and Alcohol screening certificate.
    • Experience working in a primary health care setting.
    • Able to work as part of a small team.
    • Excellent communication skills with patients, their families, and with the other members of the General Practice Team.
    • Practice in accordance to industry standards and competency standards for registered nurses in general practice.

    Please send resumes to practicemanager@tierimedical.com.au or call (07) 4984 8386 for more information.

    Published 23/4/2019.


    Nurse (Whitsunday Family Practice)

    Whitsunday Family Practice are seeking an energetic and friendly nurse to join their growing medical centre. Their practice is modern, well equipped, and their staff are professional, friendly, and patient focused with a strong emphasis on continuing education and practice improvement.

    General practice nurse experience preferred but not essential, if you are wishing to  join their dynamic and caring team, please forward your resume to manager@whitsundayfamilypractice.com.au

    Currently the position is permanent part time, two days per week. With additional doctors joining their team in 2019, there will be the potential for increased hours following a trial period.


    General Practitioner (Slade Point Medical Centre)  

    Busy general practice requires PT/FT General Practitioner. Excellent remuneration with mixed billing and a large patient base.

    The state of the art practice is a large, modern practice with 5 consultation rooms, and a well-equipped 2 bay treatment room.

    Onsite services include a Pathologist, Psychologist, Dietitian, Physiotherapist,  Mental Health Nurse and a dedicated Registered Nurse for Chronic Disease Management.

    The area has DWS and RLRP- IMG Doctors are encouraged to apply.  GPs are paid in accordance with their Qualifications (VR/Non VR) and P/T & F/T positions available. Enumeration package is negotiable.

    For more information or to apply, contact Dr Pankaj Malik on 0430 917 635 for a confidential discussion.

    Email: admin@sladepoint.com.au
    Website: www.sladepoint.com.au


    General Practitioner (Queens Beach Medical Centre) 

    Queens Beach Medical Centre (QBMC) in Bowen, North Queensland, is currently seeking a full time, generally registered GP (preferably VR). QBMC is a doctor-owned practice with a long history in the local area. QBMC is a fully computerised, mixed billing practice that is accredited with AGPAL.  QBMC is DWS eligible.

    The Practice currently has 3 GPs, 1 RN, 2 ENs, Practice Manager, and admin staff.

    Remuneration: 60% of fees with a view to negotiate an associateship position after the initial probationary period.

    Applicants will preferably:

    • Be an unrestricted VR GP or alternatively will have worked a minimum 2 years in an Australian GP clinic and/or Australian hospital and be working on a pathway towards Fellowship;
    • Have General Registration with AHPRA
    • Be an Australian permanent resident or Australian citizen
    • Be able to work on call – we have a roster with the local hospital so on call is only 1 night a week every 3-4 weeks and regular nursing home visits

    Please email your CV to aliciaf@qbmc.com.au


    General Practitioner (Proserpine)

    Proserpine Medical Centre is currently looking to expand to meet the increasing needs of the Proserpine community and surrounding areas. Full-time and Part-Time positions are currently available. Salary is negotiable for the successful applicant.

    About the practice:

    • Family friendly mixed billing practice
    • Solo GP with 30yrs experience in Rural Medicine
    • Dedicated team of Registered and Endorsed Nurses
    • Supportive environment, passionate practice manager and reception team
    • Best practice software

    Some information about Proserpine and the surrounding area:

    • Proserpine is a DWS.
    • Proserpine is located 20km from Airlie Beach and close to Shute Harbour which is the gateway to the Whitsunday Islands. Within close proximity are natural waterfalls, Bowen, Mackay and plenty of beaches. There is an airport located approximately 10mins south from Proserpine with regular flights to and from Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne.

    To apply please provide a current CV with 3 references and a cover letter covering off the Key Selection Criteria (as below) with a maximum of 2 pages.

    Selection criteria

    1. Provide evidence of an Australian or recognised medical degree.
    2. Current and appropriate registration with the Medical Board of Australia, or be eligible for such.
    3. Applied knowledge, skills and experience in general practice as appropriate for the position
    4. Satisfactory participation in quality improvement and continuing professional development to at least the same standards as the Royal Australian College of General Practice’s (RACGP) Quality Assurance and Continuing Professional Development (QA & CPD) Program.
    5. Training in CPR, undertaken within the past three years.
    6. Training in medical emergencies, undertaken within the past six months
    7. Current Medical Indemnity Cover or be eligible for such
    8. A current Criminal Record Screening
    9. A current C Class (Open) Driver’s Licence.

    For more information about this role, please contact the Practice Manager Leni on (07) 4945-1622 or email info@proserpinemedicalcentre.com.au


    VR General Practitioner (Mirani Medical Centre) 

    Mirani Medical Centre, a long established privately owned practice, is a cornerstone of the community. The practice have been caring for families of the Pioneer Valley and beyond for over 50 years. Close to shops, public swimming pool, National Parks, churches, fresh water holes and their very own Platypus Beach! Country living that’s only 30 minutes from the CBD of Mackay.

    Due to increased growth in the area, Mirani Medical Centre have renovated their practice with the latest technology and equipment. By increasing clinical space, there is now the opportunity for a VR GP to join their highly skilled Australian and Great British team.

    The mixed billing practice is well respected and has huge earning potential. The present GP is wanting to share their 3,500 patients, nursing home patients, and waiting list with the appointed applicant! (State average is 1 GP per 980 patients)

    Mirani Medical Centre are offering flexible hours and holidays, full time support from practice nurses, management, administration, and in house IT, as well as an amazing team of friendly and very happy experienced long term staff.

    Email your enquiries or CV to Practice Manager Simon Turner at admin@miranimedical.com.au.

    For more information, visit www.miranimedical.com.au or phone (07) 4959 1140.


    Midwife / Lactation Consultant (Central Queensland Rural Health) 

    Central Queensland Rural Health is seeking an enthusiastic Midwife/Lactation Consultant to establish a unique role across the communities within the Whitsunday region. You will have the relevant qualifications and credentialing from a recognised tertiary institution and current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

    You will be responsible for establishing and providing Community Midwifery and/or Lactation Support services based in General Practice Surgeries whilst developing and conducting programs with an educational and supportive focus on antenatal and postnatal care.

    You will adopt a primary health care approach to Midwifery service delivery through developing and maintaining relationships with other health service providers located in the communities where they provide services.

    You will have wide-ranging knowledge of Midwifery services with the demonstrated ability to keep abreast of and evaluate current knowledge and trends.

    You will be able to demonstrate high level of responsibility and initiative, ability to cope with and instigate change and organisational ability and have an understanding of teamwork and the health service delivery process within Queensland and primary Health Care service provision models in Queensland.

    Desirable outcomes:

    • Hold an International Board of Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) qualification, or be prepared to work towards this
    • Current registration with AHPRA with Midwifery endorsement
    • First Aid/CPR Certificate
    • Possession of a current Queensland Drivers Licence

    Central Queensland Rural Health offer:

    • A supportive and dynamic work environment
    • Professional learning and development opportunities
    • The chance to really make a difference
    • An autonomous, self-directed position

    To find out more about this exciting opportunity, please contact:
    Karla Tarry
    (07) 4992 1040
    karla.tarry@cqrdgp.com.au


    Medical Receptionist

    Proserpine Medical Centre is seeking a full time Medical Receptionist to work in their busy rural practice. It would be beneficial if the applicant does have previous medical experience. Please be aware that this position is in Proserpine.

    To find out more or to apply, please contact Leni, Practice Manager, via email leneen.joice@gmail.com or phone (07) 4945 1622

    Proserpine Medical Centre, 60a Main Street, Proserpine 4800


    Permanent General Practitioner 

    The Herbert Street Family Medical Centre is a private medical practice owned by the Girudala Community Co-Operative Society (www.girudala.com.au) which is a local indigenous community organization that also runs a housing co-operative and many health, family support and employment projects.  The centre will run as a mixed fee for service and bulk billing practice with a focus on preventative health care and management of chronic illness.  It has been operating from July 2010 and is open to the whole community.

    The Centre has 2 consulting rooms, a procedure room, tea room and 2 areas for visiting allied health specialists on the main street on Bowen.  On staff are a 1 Locum General Practitioner, Registered Nurse, Enrolled Nurses, Trainee Indigenous Health Worker, Practice Manager and a Receptionist.  The centre is situated in a duplex setting with a private dental practice as a neighbour.

    The successful applicants will be seeing some Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander clients, utilising the Close the Gap Initiative for Indigenous Health including the Practice Incentive Program (PIP) and PBS Co-Payment Scheme.  We would like our staff to be community minded and support the community not for profit sector.  We would also like staff to posess a healthy appreciation of and commit to utilise chronic disease prevention and management community health programs on offer in community.

    Download the full job advertisement here

    For more information or to apply, contact:

    Cherie Ives, Practice Manager
    Herbert Street Family Medical Centre
    Ph (07) 4786 3833 / Fax (07) 4786 3855
    Email: reception@hsfmc.com.au

    Published 15/5/2019


    Locum – General Practitioner – Bowen, Whitsundays

    Dates required: From 10 June 2019 onwards

    You will see approximately 25+ patients per day approx.

    • $6,000 per week ($1,200 per day) paid on a weekly basis
    • We are a sole practice, so it does get quite busy as you will be the only GP in the practice
    • You will not be required to be on call
    • Your hours of work would be:
      • Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday: 8:00am – 5:00pm, closing for lunch hour 12:30 – 1:30pm
      • Thursday & Friday: 7:00am – 3:00pm, lunch hour: 12:00am – 1:00pm
    • We use Medical Director and Pracsoft 3.17.3 at our practice.  We would prefer that the doctor to be familiar with this computer software.
    • We are General Practice, not an AMS, but we do focus on Indigenous Health.  We would like the doctor to be familiar or willing to learn and perform Health Checks (Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander, 4yro, 45-49 & 75+) and Care Plans
    • The General Practitioner will be expected to perform Pap Smears
    • The General Practitioner will need General Registration as we cannot provide supervision.
    • Surgery Vehicle is provided for GP to use
    • Accommodation (2 Brm Unit) & Flights (within Australia only) will be paid for the GP only.
    • You will need to visit the nursing homes (if required, usually booked during the day) or complete a home visit for our regular patient if requested (home visits are at the Drs discretion)
    • Locum GPs will be picked up from the Proserpine-Whitsunday Airport

    Download the full job advertisement here

    For more information or to apply, contact:

    Cherie Ives, Practice Manager
    Herbert Street Family Medical Centre
    Ph (07) 4786 3833 / Fax (07) 4786 3855
    Email: reception@hsfmc.com.au

    Published 15/5/2019

  • Other locations

    Medical Officer/ GP

    True Relationships and Reproductive Health (True) has vacancies for Medical Officers to work with Queensland’s leading providers in women’s health across all 22 of their centres from Toowoomba to Windsor to Augathella. If you are a GP that wants to make a difference and provide individualised care to True’s clients, this is the employment opportunity for you.

    True’s GPs require:

    • Current registration with Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (Medical Practitioner)
    • VR Medicare provider number is essential
    • FPAA Medical Practitioner certificate or equivalent or willingness to obtain within designated time frame
    • Experience or willingness to undertake further training in the area of Reproductive and Sexual Health:
    • Hours are negotiable for the successful applicant

    Contact: Sharon Stokell – Business Manager, Clinical Services and Operations – Sharon.stokell@true.org.au

    Published 10/9/19.


    Northern Australia Primary Health Ltd

    Numerous positions are currently available at Northern Australia Primary Health Ltd across Townsville, Mackay, Cairns, and other locations. Visit www.naphl.com.au/current-vacancies for more information, or contact HR Manager Alison on (07) 4421 7874.


    VR General Practitioners for multiple positions throughout Queensland

    Fullerton Health is an international medical practice group.

    Fullerton Health Medical Clinics are seeking VR General Practitioners (locally and Internationally trained) to take up various roles in clinics within Queensland, including some in Cairns.

    Most are not DWS however we do have a couple of these available in Cairns.

    We are looking for full time, part time and locum GP’s to join our existing teams as we look to expand and grow our clinics across Queensland.

    We offer very competitive rates to our GP’s in all locations. Permanent roles could include sign on payments and initial hourly guarantees.

    We provide full nursing and admin support to them as well as dedicated Practice Managers.

    If you would like to know more about opportunities with Fullerton Health, please contact Ros Williams on: ros.williams@fullertonhealth.com.au or phone 0427 627 175 for a confidential chat. http://fullertonhealthmedicalcentres.com.au


    Project Officer – House Call Doctor

    House Call Doctor is Queensland’s largest provider of after-hours in home healthcare, providing a much-needed service to a diverse community throughout the State from the Gold Coast right through to Townsville and Cairns.
    Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer and other funding bodies you will be adept at managing and overseeing multiple projects. You will be responsible for working towards delivering projects to improve the model of care in the after-hours and support General Practices. You will work with general practice, allied health, pharmacies and community health care providers to drive improvements and greater integration in primary health care and ensure that services are better tailored to meet the needs of the local community.

    This is a great opportunity to become involved with an organisation that is dedicated to driving positive change in the health space to improve health outcomes, working within a flexible work environment and with a friendly and supportive team.

    An attractive remuneration package is on offer, $70,000 to $90,000, commensurate with skills and experience.

    To apply, please respond to the key selection criteria as outlined, and attach a current resume with a personalised cover letter to james@housecalldoctor.com.au

    Download the full position description here.

    Published 18/4/2019