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Locum General Practitioner (VR GP) - Cairns QLD

Job description

Locum VR GP opportunity in Cairns QLD.

  • 18 October to 21 November 2021.
  • Mobile Medical Centre with an on-site health hub.
  • Well supported role.

Part-time Locum opportunity for 5 weeks to work with a Registered Charity/Non for-Profit organisation that provides medical and social care to Cairns most vulnerable community members with a strong focus on our homeless. This is both a Mobile and fixed site service delivery model, which uses GP', Health Worker and Social worker clinics to engage, support and deliver health care to our forgotten members of society - people disadvantaged by domestic abuse, homelessness, poverty and those at risk of homelessness. You will have access to our purpose-built medical van fitted out with two consultation rooms when on the road.

This role would suit a GP who is flexible, dynamic and has a desire to really make a difference to the lives of our invisible community members. You will have 5 or more years' experience, sound MBS knowledge as well as experience in Indigenous Health, Chronic Disease and Mental health. Earn $165 per hour, work 3 days per week and be well supported by a Social Worker, Health Worker and SMO.

Cairns, considered the gateway to Australia's Great Barrier Reef, is a city in tropical Far North Queensland. Experience the unparalleled natural beauty of Cairns, where spectacular reefs, ancient rainforests, rich culture, and an alfresco dining scene blend into one. Its Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park tells the stories of indigenous Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with music and dance. Cairns Esplanade, lined with bars and restaurants, has a swimming lagoon. Northwest of the city, Daintree National Park spans mountainous rainforest, gorges and beaches.

"Medical Recruitment specialists since 1986"

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Alex Bellingham at Medical Recruitment on 1300 137 142 quoting Ref No. 200037451

You must be registered with AHPRA to apply for this role.