GP Locum: Gisborne

Position Description:

  • Full-time or part-time position
  • Mixed billing
  • No VMO
  • Limited after-hours/on-call requirement
  • Part time or fulltime (min 3 months but preferably longer) is required to help in the patients’ load and nursing home visits
  • Clinic provides accommodation for short term locums up to three months and will cover reasonable travel costs.
  • For permanent FT or PT GP, the practice can initially help in accommodation up to three months until the candidate finds their own accommodation.

Required dates: Jan – onwards  (min 3 months but preferably longer) – open to any expressions of interest!

Practice hours: Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 7:00 pm Saturday 9:00 am – 2:00 pm.

Fees: 65% of Billings + GST (negotiable)

Role: A well-established teaching practice is looking for GP to support increased demand. A typical day would include a mix of face to face and telehealth consultations, GP management plans, mental health plans, surgical procedures, skin checks, walk-in emergency cases, nursing home visits, etc.. Any visiting GP will be given a thorough induction and orientation to the clinic and be well supported.



Practice Details:

The Saint Mary Medical Centre is housed in a large well-appointed building with six consulting  rooms. Doctors are supported by a practice manager, a strong allied health team, a practice nurse and a skilled administration team. The Medical Centre is a teaching practice for doctors preparing for the fellowship exam as well as medical students.

Practice hours are Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 7:00 pm Saturday 9:00 am – 2:00 pm. Services available include general medical, women’s and men’s health, family planning, counselling, vaccinations and immunisations, minor skin lesion surgery, fractures, care plans and health assessments. The practice provides support to aged care facilities in the area. Pathology as well as audiology, podiatrist, physiotherapist, occupational therapist, and speech pathologist available on site. Other allied health and specialist services are available in Gisborne, nearby towns or in Melbourne.

About Gisborne:

Situated in the Macedon Ranges, Gisborne is an attractive country town with European trees lining its main street that blaze with colour in spring and autumn. Gisborne marries the peace and tranquillity of living in the country with all the benefits and convenience of being only 40 minutes from Melbourne.

Activities and attractions include historic buildings and streetscapes, antiques, craft, fine foods, wineries, botanic gardens, forests and state forests, golf, regular farmers markets and a feast of enjoyable festivals.


Vacancy ID:
Dates of Placement:
11/01/2021 - 25/06/2021


Job Title:
GP Locum
S19AB Eligibility:
Part Time/Full Time:
Practice Hours:
9:00 am - 7:00 pm Monday - Friday and Saturday morning
After Hours/On-call:
VMO Rights:
Registration Requirements:
Procedural Requirements:
Yes - as per standard GP
Computer Software:
Medical Director and practice management software (Mediflex)
Patient load:
standard 15 minute appointments
Solo or Group Practice:
Group Practice
Accommodation Provided:
Limited time accommodation until settling if applicable
Travel Costs Covered:
Reasonable travel costs covered

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