GP Locum: Alexandra

Position Description:

  • Solo practice
  • Minimal on-call and VMO for admitting rights, weekends off
  • Alexandra is located near the Goulburn River between Yea and Eildon and close to ski fields, bushwalking and water sports – beautiful surrounds
  • Good base to explore the nearby Lake Eildon and the surrounding Lake Eildon National Park

Required dates: 2 Sept – 11 Oct 

Practice hours: Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, on-call is once per week and one weekend a month

Fees: $ negotiable + GST or 70% of billings. VMO rates 80% of on-call billings

Role: Locum required to assist GP taking study leave. Well established practice in town. Excellent nurse support and access to visiting specialists. Self-contained unit in town provided and travel fees paid.

Practice Details:

Alexandra Family Medical Clinic: This bulk billing, computerised, accredited practice has three consulting rooms and treatment rooms for small procedures. Currently there is one full-time doctor supported by a practice manager, and full-time nurse. Patient health issues that mainly impact on the practice are aged care, mental health and child and maternity related. Clinic uses Medical Director.

Doctors have admitting rights at Alexandra Hospital and share on-call roster with all GPs in town.

About Alexandra: Alexandra is a picturesque service town located near the Goulburn River and Lake Eildon, and surrounded by rich pastoral land, mountains and forests. It offers a great lifestyle with water sports, bushwalking, horse riding and within easy reach is the ski resort region of Mount Buller.

The town centre features a number of historical buildings dating from the 1850 Gold Rush and has great eating out options including a bakery, great cafes, pubs and restaurants. The district is a fashionable retreat for artisans and craftspeople, and the local weekend market displays and sells their wares.


Vacancy ID:
Dates of Placement:
02/09/2020 - 11/10/2020


Job Title:
GP Locum
Part Time/Full Time:
Practice Hours:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday - Fridays + Saturday morning session
After Hours/On-call:
Yes required
VMO Rights:
Yes required
Registration Requirements:
Procedural Requirements:
Yes - as per standard GP
Computer Software:
Medical Director
Patient load:
4 -6 per hour
Solo or Group Practice:
Accommodation Provided:
Self-contained unit is provided
Travel Costs Covered:
Reasonable travel costs covered

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