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Community Medical Practitioner - Bendigo


Employer: Bendigo Community Health Services
Work Type/s: Full Time, Part Time
Classification/s: Health Care & Allied Health
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Regional VIC

Job posted on: 17 April, 2019.
Applications close: No Deadline – please apply as soon as possible

Are you a General Practitioner looking for a change? Then come to the historic regional city of Bendigo where the people are friendly and the lifestyle is a perfect balance between rural and city living. Bendigo offers highly regarded private and government schools, leisure facilities, quality restaurants and easy access to Melbourne. Bendigo Community Health Services Primary Health Care Services team is offering exciting opportunities for highly motivated, self-starters with excellent clinical and interpersonal skills to help us care for a community we have served for forty-five years.

General Practitioners with skills or interest in the following areas will be most welcome:

  • Sexual and Reproductive Health
  • Complex Chronic Disease Management
  • Drug and Alcohol Management
  • Men’s/Women’s Health
  • Children’s and Adolescent Medicine
  • Pain Management
  • Mental Health
  • Family Medicine
  • General Medicine

We want you to join a dynamic and innovative team of clinicians making a difference in the community. Applicants must have competencies in general medicine and be vocationally and Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (APHRA) registered as a Medical Practitioner.

Quotes from two of our Doctors who recently moved to Bendigo:

“I came to BCHS because Bendigo has a great relaxed lifestyle, great schools, good restaurants, great climate and plenty to do. I’m very happy I made the change”

“I and my family are very happy with the friendly community, beautiful parks gardens and architecture, excellent amenities and leisure activities. It’s a great place for a family and I get a good work/life balance.”

If you have extended skills or a desire to develop such skills with our support, then let us talk.

Bendigo Community Health Services has bulk-billing Medical Practices in Eaglehawk, central Bendigo and Kangaroo Flat that work in association with the broader network of community health services offered by BCHS.

Salary and conditions of employment are in accordance with the Medical Practitioners Award 2010 unless terms and conditions are negotiated as variances.

Fellowship as a FACCRM or FRACGP is required for this position.

Bendigo Community Health Services encourages applications from individuals of all backgrounds and abilities.

For information on how to apply for this position go to www.bchs.com.au/careers or refer to the Position Description attached below.

How to apply for this job

For further information about the position call Graem Kelly, Director - Primary Health Care Services on 03 5434 4300.

Applications are to include a Cover Letter, Resume and Statement addressing the Key Selection Criteria and should be marked “Private and Confidential” and forwarded to Human Resources by one of the following means:

By E-mail:
To recruitment@bchs.com.au using the subject line: Community Medical Practitioner application via EthicalJobs

By Mail:
PO Box 1121
Bendigo Central VIC 3552

By Hand:
165 - 171 Hargreaves Street Bendigo

By Fax:
03 5441 4200

Supporting materials  PA - Community Medical Practitioner.pdf
 PD - Community Medical Practitioner.pdf