It is one of the most popular destinations for GPs from all over Australia and overseas. It has been voted the world’s most liveable city for seven years and attracts large numbers of young professionals working in IT, healthcare or banking.
Most GPs looking for GP jobs in Melbourne are in their thirties and early forties and live with a partner. The city is vibrant in the evening and on weekends and there is plenty to experience.
Housing affordability can be a challenge. Many young professionals choose to live in townhouses or units in vibrant inner city suburbs rather than looking for larger houses.
While there are many group practices in Melbourne, there are also traditional family practices operating in different parts of the city. Overall, practices engage well with GPs and there is a good selection of reliable operators with a good reputation.