Vacancy Details

Vacancy Info:

Attention Line
Vacancy Type
Position Title
General Practioner
Hours Per Week
Area of Need
Eligible 3GA placement?
Eligible OMPS placement?
Position From
21 Jun 2018
Ad Expiry Date
21 Sep 2018
Date Posted
12 Jan 2017
Date Updated
21 Jun 2018


Position Description

We are looking for GPs to work in our Cessnock Clinic, with attractive remuneration and working conditions..  gateway to wine country, Busy practice in RA 2

 Salary packaging available. 

Community Healthcare is a unique, not for profit bulk billing general practice delivering quality care using a multi-disciplinary primary health care team.  We operate two clinics in lower Hunter Valley, one in Cessnock and one in Kurri Kurri. GPs are well supported by a team of Nurses and Allied Health Professionals work to provide comprehensive care for our patients.  

GPs can benefit from attractive salary packaging with remuneration equivalent to 70% bllings or higher. 



Essentials Description

Essential Requirements

MBBS or equivalent - preference will be afforded to a FRACGP

Current unencumbered Registration with AHPRA

Assessed and approved previous experience in general practice medicine

Must hold current drivers licence

Must hold current immigration visa with full work rights

Must participate in continuing professional development (CPD) as required by RACGP

Must have current CPR certificate

 Position Scope

  • Provision of a comprehensive range of general practice clinical services.
  • Participation in teaching of medical students and GP Trainees
  • Contribution to development of protocols of care which will enhance patient care and outcomes
  • Paritcipation in active management of patient recall and monitoring systems,
  • Commitment to best practice care.


After Hours Roster

 There is currently no after hours shifts as this is covered by our Deputised Service. 






To consult with other health professionals – nurses, specialists, colleagues


To provide ongoing education, participate in health promotion, conduct research, assist in training of colleagues and other health professionals


  To perform duties required of a general practitioner 

Description of Facilities

The Kurri Kurri practice is a purpose built facility that has been operating now for two years.  It offers a layout that facilitates comprehensive multi-disciplinary care.

Description of Benefits

As a not-for-profit the practice is able to offer attractive salary packing arrangements. These offer remuneration equivalent to 70% of billing or higher.  GPs can also benefit from entertainment card and vehicle packaging. 

Contact Details:

Practice Name
19 Foster St
Contact Name
Dr Mark Foster /Yvonne McCann
Main Phone
Secondary Phone


19 Foster St
Cessnock, NSW, 2325