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Turrbal and Jagera Country
Level 4, 348 Edward Street
Brisbane QLD 4000
A competitive Salary Package is on offer
A well-balanced lifestyle and working environment
Job Type: Permanent - Full Time
After Hours Requirements: No
This Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community controlled primary health care service has been operating in the Rockhampton and Central Queensland region for more than twenty-five years. The organisation is a bulk billing community-controlled health service.
The successful candidate will have passion and the ability to provide medical skills and expertise in the delivery of culturally competent comprehensive primary health care services as a member of the multidisciplinary team, in line with the approved service model and in response to the needs of the local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.
Providing best practice comprehensive primary health care
Optimising uptake and income generation across the service through MBS billings
Providing leadership in the safety and quality of clinical services delivered by the health team
Working in a multidisciplinary team environment with access to visiting allied health and specialist service
Responsible for demonstrating leadership in clinical quality, safety and fostering a culture of organisational reflection and continuous quality improvement
Key Selection Criteria:
Qualification evidence as a Medical Practitioner
MBBS, unconditional registration with the Medical Board of Australia
Eligible to obtain a provider number at the required clinic location/s (High Street, Rockhampton and Mount Morgan)
Understanding (or ability to develop understanding) and commitment to the concept, philosophy and practice of Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations
Working knowledge of health issues affecting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and a strong commitment to improving health outcomes
Ability to work sensitively and effectively with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills
Demonstrated skills in providing clinical leadership in a multidisciplinary setting
Skills and experience in clinical teaching and health professional development
Computer skills – able to work effectively with electronic client record systems, primarily Communicare.
Additional Essential Factors:
Possession of a current 'C' Class Driver's Licence valid in Queensland is required
Must possess/be able to obtain a Blue Card with the Commission for Children and Young People and Child Guardian
Must be able to obtain a Satisfactory Police Criminal History Check
Current First Aid Certificate or willing to obtain Current Cardiopulmonary
Percentage of Billings
A competitive Salary Package is on offer
Plus super, salary sacrifice, assistance with professional development needs and relocation assistance
Excellent working conditions with up-to-date technology
GP clinics are supported by a variety of experienced personnel
A well-balanced lifestyle and working environment - Hours = Monday – Friday (8.30 – 5.00pm)
Rockhampton Beef, barra and a bustling regional city If cattle or fishing is your calling, you’ll find a friend in Rockhampton, known as the beef and barra capital of Australia. It's easy to embrace a taste of country life with a serving of the region's famed steak, or through its rich and perfectly preserved heritage and history. But more than just a country town, Rockhampton also brims with cosmopolitan conveniences including a local distillery, renowned art gallery, bars, and eateries. All this plus extraordinary nature, an excellent zoo, a multitude of surrounding day trips, and 300 days of sunshine a year. Mt Morgan Mount Morgan, Central Queensland, is a picturesque historic town nestled in the Dee Ranges, situated approximately 38 km South West of Rockhampton, and 679 km north of Brisbane. Today Mount Morgan is a quaint area, with a population of approximately 3,000. Getting the best of both worlds, Mount Morgan residents enjoy the comforts of a small semi-rural area; with Rockhampton city just thirty minutes’ drive and Yeppoon’s beaches a one-hour drive away.
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Following successful placement, eligible candidates may be entitled to receive support and financial assistance through Health Workforce Queensland's comprehensive workforce attraction and retention incentives. This position may be eligible for a scholarship or bursary for ongoing professional development.
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