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General Practitioner – Robinvale

About the role: The Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) Victoria is seeking a General Practitioner to support our team in providing quality primary health care in a Full Time or Part Time capacity. If you are a GP who wants to join a team that makes a genuine difference to rural communities in need, an exciting opportunity awaits.Situated on the banks of the picturesque Murray River in Victoria’s north-west, Robinvale is a farming community, essential to the production of quality Australian fruit and vegetables. We have an opportunity for a General Practitioner to join our Primary Health Team, working in our RFDS Health Group practice, providing services to the residents of Robinvale and surrounds. Supported by the extensive rural health care expertise of the Flying Doctor, you will play a vital role in the health and wellbeing of a welcoming community that recognises the value of quality care. RFDS Health Group is a newly expanded multi-disciplinary service with a fully equipped and mixed billing medical practice, located on site at the Robinvale District Health Service. The clinic provides all aspects of General Practice; including family medicine, acute care, chronic disease management, drug and alcohol issues and aged care."This opportunity is the essence of rural generalist with a diverse range of clinical presentation, while being connected and supported on a professional and personal level, by RFDS, regional stakeholders and the Robinvale community. " Dr Jane Neyland Work with Australian’s Most Reputable Charity in one of Victoria’s beautiful rural towns Support rural community members to access essential primary health care services Work as an independent GP but also in a collaborative, supportive environment with access to RFDS’ extensive Clinical Governance network May be eligible for $20,000 Relocation & Retention Incentive Negotiable salary or percentage of billings Salaried employees will have access to salary packaging benefits Eligible for the 5 year scheme The Robinvale community is unique and diverse – and are truly excited by RFDS expanding services in the area. You will develop your skills in a wide range of clients including First Nations, Migrants and refugees. There is the ability live and work in Robinvale, or live nearby in the regional city of Mildura and commute (travel time not included in contract arrangements).   Offering a unique opportunity for a doctor looking to establish themselves within the team and be supported by RFDS Vicotria, the local community and extensive network of providers and services – including educational opportunities in nearby Mildura. You will work closely with our Medical Director and onsite GP Clinical Lead, who has been the Practice Principal in Robinvale for almost 5 Years, as well as have the support from local nursing and pharmacy staff.Doctors from the clinic provide services and have visiting rights to the Robinvale District Health Service, and support urgent and aged care. The hospital is located within walking distance to the clinic, making it easily accessible.Our General Practitioners do not work in emergency retrieval. There are opportunities to further expand your skills in remote community clinics to those who show skills and interest in this work. THE PACKAGE: A negotiable salary or percentage of billings May be eligible for $20,000 Relocation & Retention Incentive Eligible for the 5 year International Medical Graduate Recruitment schemeESSENTIAL CRITERIA: AHPRA Registration – General Experience in performing minor surgical procedures Experience working within the Australian health system (general practice or hospital)About RobinvaleRobinvale is a town on the south bank of the Murray River in north western Victoria, Australia. This rural town has access to regional centres with Mildura 1 hour drive and Swan Hill 1.5 hours. Robinvale has access to beautiful national parks / rivers / wilderness. For more information please visit https://www.visitthemurray.com.au/places-to-go/west/swanhill/see-do/self-drives/robinvale-regionAbout RFDS VictoriaRFDS Victoria is here for remote, rural and regional communities. We break down barriers to accessing healthcare, wellbeing support and social connection. Our vision is better health, wellbeing and social connection. We "go further" to provide people with the quality healthcare and wellbeing services they need to thrive.    If this sounds like the job for you, please click apply to start your application, including your resume and a cover letter (applications received without a cover letter will not be considered) outlining your suitability for the role. AUD Mildura 3500