MRCGP? Sample Australia – Short Term Placements


Job ID: #20180115
Posted : 02 January 2018
  • 65-70% of billings
  • DWS Locations – sponsorship available
  • Take holidays between each location

Are you a general practitioner with MRCGP and thinking of moving to Australia, but not sure if it’s the right thing long term? Or do you feel uncertain about which part of Australia is going to suit your lifestyle? We can offer the right doctor a series of sampler packages that allow you to access DWS General Practitioner jobs in three different locations over a period of 18 months.

Aussie surfie pack

Enjoy some of Australia’s best coastal locations and sample the best surfing environments while you earn a steady income. Famous for it’s iconic beaches, these locations running down Australia’s east coast will provide a refreshing lifestyle for those GPs looking for a sea change!

Culture pack

Australia has several cities listed in the 10 most livable cities in the world. The culture is thriving and inner city living is popular with young professionals from around the world.

Outback adventure pack

If you are a doctor who is keen to see a world that is unique and different to anything you have ever experienced, we have opportunities to work in fascinating outback locations. Generally, these centres allow for higher earnings for GPs and the opportunity to work with indigenous patients.

About the General Practitioner position

  • Busy bulk billing practices in great locations
  • Lots of flexibility in the hours to allow time off to pursue your interests
  • No appointments – give each patient the time they need without ever “running over”
  • Full-time nursing and administration staff to support the doctors
  • Supportive management
  • Modern and well-presented clinics
  • Sponsorship and DWS are available
  • In house CPD training

Your GP package

  • 65-70% of billings
  • Relocation allowance to cover travel costs
  • Visa sponsorship on a 457 visa
  • Up to two weeks off between rotations
  • Support for getting specialist registration in Australia before you leave the UK

The small print

  • You must commit to 4 rotations, inclusive of a three month notice period– overall 21 month commitment
  • You must have specialist registration in Australia or be able to obtain specialist registration (MRCGP, MICGP, FRNZGP)
  • Standard 40 hours per week (including after hours)
  • You must agree to work on late shift (2-10pm) each week and four weekend days (Saturday or Sunday) per month


Type of Work

  • Full-time

Exemptions available at this location

  • 19AB/DWS exemption possible

Why work with Alecto Medical Recruitment?

We understand that your time is valuable. Our specialist focus on GPs across Australia allows us to provide a personalised shortlist of jobs, based on your individual preferences and requirements.

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Why Alecto?

At Alecto Australia, we are committed to finding GP jobs that suit your individual preferences and needs. Because we specialise in sourcing the best GP jobs for the best GPs, we have access to the largest number of permanent GP jobs in Australia.