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Turrbal and Jagera Country
Level 4, 348 Edward Street
Brisbane QLD 4000
This Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander community-controlled organisation is currently seeking a General Practitioner for their Health Services division. This organisation delivers a comprehensive primary health care service for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people of the Gold Coast & surrounding communities.
This Health Service is committed to providing holistic health care to improve the health and well-being of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in the Gold Coast & surrounding communities and has clinics located at Bilinga, Miami & Coomera.
This organisation currently has a vacancy for a full-time VR GP position located at the Miami clinic, however part time (4 days per week) will be considered.
They are looking for a motivated General Practitioner who is dedicated to and passionate about providing high quality, culturally sound health care within the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community. As a key member of the team, you will be working closely with the clinical team as well as providing a comprehensive client experience. You will play an integral role in ensuring clinical care is in line with national standards and fostering a culture focused on providing comprehensive patient focused service.
Provide quality clinical services to our clients in line with best practice standards
Demonstrate commitment to the process of continuous quality improvement as an integrated aspect of service development and delivery
Liaising with Clinical Nurse and/or Aboriginal Health Worker to ensure the clients experience is seamless
Strong knowledge and ability to optimise referral pathways to specialist and allied health services for clients
Work closely with the Practice Manager and service team to anticipate and identify opportunities for expanding access to these services for clients
Experience and Qualifications:
Unconditional AHPRA registration
Sound understanding of systems and processes required to sustain a high standard of clinical quality and safety
Committed to the principles and practice of Aboriginal Community Control, and to improving the long term health and well-being of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families & communities
Effective communication skills – written, verbal and interpersonal
Ability to problem solve
Excellent time management and organisational skills
Ability to work autonomously
Desirable, but not mandatory:
Previous experience working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and /or communities
Remuneration and Benefits:
This organisation values the contributions of all staff and is committed to providing an inclusive workplace where all staff feel accepted, included and welcomed. Their Employees enjoy a variety of benefits including:
Salary sacrifice of $15,000 per annum which can significantly increase your take home pay
Company that is focused on improving the health and wellbeing of our community
Five weeks of annual leave per year
Additional paid personal leave
This position requires the successful applicant to satisfy a national criminal history check and hold a current drivers' license
Due the Workers in a Healthcare Setting Direction, applicants must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to be eligible to apply for this role
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply
After Hours Requirements: No
Miami sits around seven kilometres south of Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast Highway and roughly 17 kilometres from the Queensland/New South Wales border. Known for its beautiful beach and laidback lifestyle, Miami is a beachside suburb close to the hustle and bustle of the Gold Coast while not getting too caught up in it. Each Wednesday, Friday and Saturday evening Miami comes alive with Miami Marketta. Having taken off over the past few years, enjoy amazing street-style food from an array of food trucks, wet your whistle at the bar and catch a live band.
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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.