Perth – Relaxed lifestyle with the amenities of a large city

11 August 2016 | Australian GPs, UK/Ireland GPs | 3 minutes read

Perth – Relaxed lifestyle with the amenities of a large city


Thinking of moving to Australia? Not sure where to work? Perth is often overlooked but for doctors coming from the UK, this is a fantastic option for good earning and wonderful lifestyle.
Live near the beach and earn 70% of billings and a great salary whilst enjoying flexible hours so that you have time to enjoy the beach. GPs who have take the option in Perth are loving it and recommending it to their friends. So if you are thinking of moving – then now is the time to do it!

Excellent earning potential

  • Earn around 70% of billings! – Perth has the highest percentage of billings offered to GPs in Australia. The average in every other state is 65% of billings. This is because there is high patient demand and a shortage of GPs in Perth
  • DWS available! – Perth has more great DWS positions that are quite close to either the CBD or the beach compared with other cities in Australia
  • Patient demand – There are high patient numbers all around Perth making it easy to build up your patient base
  • Flexibility – Practices offer lots of flexibility and are understanding when it comes to ensuring you have the best possible work-life balance

Amazing lifestyle

  • Perth has an amazing outdoor lifestyle as there is virtually no rain for 8 months of the year
  • Plan a picnic in King’s Park or a beach excursion at Cottesloe without worrying about the weather
  • Enjoy trendy cafes , bars and restaurants in the CBD and enjoy fresh healthy produce and seafood
  • Live near the beach – Everyone loves the city however the city is also very close to beautiful beaches so you can get the best of both worlds!
  • Friendly, relaxed clinic and communitie
  • Affordable houses and great schools
  • Travel easily and cheaply to South East Asia and Europe
  • Close to the Margaret River wine growing region, see the dolphins at Exmouth or visit Cable Beach at Broome.

All in all, Perth is the perfect place to be! There are so many great opportunities available, let us help you find your dream job.

Whether you are looking for a long term opportunity or just a short stay, a job by the beach or a job in the country, contact Alecto today to have a private and confidential discussion about your options. At Alecto we are experts in the sector and can speak to you about the concerns or questions you may have. We focus on providing a premium service and ensure we match you with the position of your dreams! We have many great vacancies available, to view our current opportunities please search our vacancies.

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