SA Health

  • Eyre and Far North Local Health Network, Port Lincoln
  • Salary $484,021 – $767,521 per annum – Ongoing Full Time – MD2

The Rural Generalist provides clinical services of the highest possible standard to General Medicine patients, both in terms of individual performance and by clinical leadership and contribution to a multidisciplinary approach to the delivery of patient care.

The Rural Generalist will be actively involved in teaching trainee medical officers, interns and medical students and, where appropriate, nursing and allied health.  He/she will participate in research and continuous medical education activities.

The successful applicant must have a Bachelor of Medicine; Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) or equivalent with appropriate Specialist Qualifications.  He/she must be registerable with the Medical Board of Australia as Medical Practitioner with Specialist registration in General Practice (i.e. FRACGP or FACRRM).  They must be eligible to be credentialled by the relevant Credentialling Committee at a level appropriate to the role.

In addition to the annual salary package, we also offer salary sacrifice benefits, employer superannuation contributions and leave loading.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Screening/Check and specific immunisation requirements.  COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement under the Public Health Act 2011 (Healthcare Setting Workers Vaccination) (COVID-19) to work in SA Health/health care setting.

Suitably qualified Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are strongly encouraged to apply and will be given preference as a special/equal opportunity measure under section 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth), and sections 34(2) and 56(2) of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 (SA).

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.

When you join our dynamic workforce you will escape the hustle and bustle of city life and be able to take advantage of the endless possibilities for adventure, relaxation, recreation and sightseeing. In regional SA you can experience cultural diversity, outback locations and regional city conveniences, whilst working in innovative roles to improve the community’s health outcomes and wellbeing.

Being part of Eyre and Far North Local Health Network means you will be supported both personally and professionally, can take advantage of education and training opportunities, will have access to flexible working hours and be part of an inter-professional approach to holistic health care.

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