Vacancy Details


Vacancy Info:

Attention Line
Eleanor Duncan Aboriginal Health
Vacancy Type
GP
Position Title
GP
Hours Per Week
Full Time
Area of Need
Eligible 3GA placement?
Eligible OMPS placement?
Position From
05 Jul 2019
Ad Expiry Date
05 Feb 2020
Date Posted
05 Jul 2019
Date Updated
03 Oct 2019

Description

Position Description

To provide competent, patient-centred culturally appropriate holistic care that addresses individual health needs, promotes wellness that focuses on the prevention, early detection and management of health problems for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Such care is based on latest evidence and guidelines, and meets Legislation/Accreditation requirements.

 

Essentials Description

AHPRA-registered General Practitioner with VR status, unrestricted Previous Australian

general practice experience

 A commitment to working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

 Current medical indemnity and CPR certificate

Desirables Description

Previous experience working in Aboriginal health

Description of Facilities

We have a vibrant clinic in Wyong with 12 consult rooms along with our outreach clinic in Gosford behind the hospital with 2 clinic rooms

The Central Coast of NSW offers many options for beachside family fun lifestyles. A large

percent of the Central Coast actually lives and plays in the Pacific Ocean and the various lake systems

that stretch from the Hawkesbury to the south and the southern suburbs of Newcastle. Whilst the

Central Coast is not the “big smoke” of Sydney it is only an hour drive away. The Central Coast is selfsufficient

shopping centres, great food, restaurants along with schools and medical options.

Description of Benefits

 A competitive remuneration package with generous incentives

 Joining our widely respected clinical team leading the way in Aboriginal health and

innovative models of care

 A passionate and close-knit GP group with peer to peer support and monthly educational

and clinical meetings

 A highly rewarding role addressing the general health and wellbeing needs of clients and

families, often requiring a complex coordinated response from multiple team members

 Full nursing support (chronic disease management, health assessments, immunisations,

cervical screening, spirometry etc)

 Cultural supervision, cultural proficiency training and team-building workshops

 Potential for teaching and education of medical students and GP registrars

 Active research opportunities (current collaborative relationships with the University of

Newcastle, BreastScreen NSW, Menzies School of Health Research and Hunter Medical

Research Institute)

 An opportunity to influence both in-house and regional service delivery to our community

 Opportunity to work at our outreach clinic at Nunyara Aboriginal Health Unit, Gosford

Hospital

Contact Details:

Practice Name
Eleanor Duncan Aboriginal Health Centre
Contact Name
Jessica Wheeler
Contact Email
Main Phone
Secondary Phone

Address

Suit 8&9

36 Alison Road

Wyong, NSW, 2259