GP Locum: Mount Beauty

Position Description:

  • Friendly group practice
  • GP Sessions only
  • Beautiful location to explore – nestled in the foothills of Mount Bogong Mount Beauty is a mountain biking hub for visiting adventurers and home to local farms, wineries and breweries.
  • Accommodation provided by host practice and reasonable travel expenses covered

Required Dates:  19  to 30 April + June  + July + September  ( min 2 week cover periods) welcome all expressions of interest

Practice Hours: Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, four days per week ideally

Fees: offering $1200 per day + GST  or negotiable 

Role: GP locum required to provide extra sessional care for the busy ski-season at this well-established, family-friendly group practice. Working with a wide variety of patient demographics you will be supported by at least three other doctors per day along with several nursing and support staff. There is a local rural hospital and local ambulance service available. If you are a skier, snowboarder or just like playing in the snow, this is the position for you.

Practice Details:

Mount Beauty Medical Centre is an accredited, computerised teaching practice, strongly committed to rural medicine. The state of the art facilities include seven consulting rooms, one student consulting room, allied health room and a treatment room equipped for ECG, spirometry, vaccination, X-ray, ultrasound, removal of lesions and health assessments.

An experienced, professional practice team ensures a holistic approach to health and well-being. Six GPs are supported by a practice manager, and a team of allied health professionals including a practice nurse, diabetes educator, dietician, podiatrist, pathology collector, and a mental health worker. The practice also has visiting a cardiologist and general surgeon.

Alpine Health, located in Mount Beauty, provides a comprehensive range of services in acute, aged and community care including A&E, acute medical inpatient care, day surgery (minor procedures, endoscopy), midwifery and maternity, palliative care, OT, speech pathology and radiology. The practice provides on-call cover for the respective hospitals of Alpine Health on weekends.  Major regional hospitals in large nearby centres of Wangaratta and Albury-Wodonga provide quality care and support to communities in the area.

About Mount Beauty: Based in the stunning Alpine high country, Mount Beauty is a popular base for outdoor activities and the ski fields of Falls Creek. Mount Beauty is also well known for bush-walking, bike riding, with downhill mountains for the adrenalin seekers it offers some very unique road rides with challenging climbs, and plenty of flat rides for all abilities. Enjoy a game of golf or enjoy the tranquil fishing in clear mountain streams and the beautiful Kiewa River. Take a stroll along the river or hike Victoria’s highest mountain, Mount Bogong.

Or just relax with a glass of wine at one of the local wineries or a cool beer at the local boutique brewery. Whatever you do, you will enjoy the natural beauty of this stunning area.


Vacancy ID:
Dates of Placement:
19/04/2021 - 30/09/2021


Mount Beauty
Job Title:
GP Locum
Part Time/Full Time:
Full Time
Practice Hours:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday - Friday,
After Hours/On-call:
Not required
VMO Rights:
Not required
Procedural Requirements:
Yes - as per standard GP
Computer Software:
Patient load:
4 per hour
Solo or Group Practice:
Group Practice
Accommodation Provided:
Yes provided
Travel Costs Covered:
Reasonable travel costs covered

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