- Mount Gambier, South Australia AU
- $3,000 per day
- 01 May 2023 ~ 02 Jun 2023
Whatever your lifestyle or career goals in are, our general physician jobs team exists to help you discover them. Get access to the largest network of specialist consultant general medicine jobs in Australia & New Zealand, double the next largest agency.
I enjoy matching the job to suit the professional and personal goals of general physicians and seeing the benefits of a better work/life balance.
I am passionate about working alongside all sub-specialties in medicine. I love the challenge of finding new locations for my doctors to explore, searching for the right role to fit available dates, finding fun family-friendly working holidays, and helping our more remote locations find cover and assistance.
Every day is an opportunity to work with incredible physicians, a chance to influence cultures, and positively impact our doctors and hospitals. physicians are an integral part of our hospitals, and it is incredibly satisfying to be able to present them with opportunities to further advance their careers, and or support their work-life balance and financial goals
Consultant general physicians are in demand and have the ability to earn good money in Australia.
The average specialist general physician's salary is $268,125, locum general physicians are earning up to $3,500 a day with travel and accommodation covered.
I love that no day is the same. Physicians are at diverse stages with diverse goals that we can work towards.
Consultant general physicians are in demand and have the ability to earn good money in New Zealand.
The average specialist general physician's salary is $219,000 per year, however, those in private practice have the ability to earn more.
Great service, fantastic communication, very personal, and dealt well with troubleshooting.
Take control of where and when you work for a better work/life balance. Placements last anything from a few hours to a year. Make good money while considering your next move. We can show you ways of working that you may not have considered.
Travel with your work. Thousands of placements are now available in hospitals, clinics and medical centres across Australia and New Zealand. Experience life in a different town, city or country. Spend more time doing the things you love, or with the people you love.
Explore diverse and interesting areas of medicine. Discover a new career path and try different working environments. Feel appreciated and share your time and skills with a community that needs your expertise.
Life as a doctor demands you give everything. Dr Sam Hazledine learned this first as an intern. Years later Medrecruit was his response. Sam successfully lobbied the World Medical Association to amend the Declaration of Geneva (the modern-day Hippocratic Oath) to include:
I will attend to my own health, wellbeing, and abilities in order to provide care of the highest standard.
Medrecruit continue to advocate for, educate and work towards better health and wellbeing for all doctors.
Yes! Most locum placements offer travel and accommodation arrangements. We can help negotiate this for you. This is usually hospital accommodation or a nice bed and breakfast, and flight or petrol reimbursement.
Locum placements can be as short as a couple of days, though most doctors prefer slightly longer placements (a few weeks or months) so there’s time to get to know the area and the team.
Medrecruit also works with doctors to find permanent roles.
Your registration number, a current CV and three references are the essentials of any job application. Other paperwork that's commonly required is:
What you'll need can vary slightly between Australian states and in New Zealand. Some states/locations also ask you complete an online training course (eMedical Courses). We're here to help guide you through the requirements and we'll give you a checklist detailing everything you need.
Nope! Our service is free for doctors. We're paid by hospitals and clinics for our services and are preferred suppliers in several states and areas. Because we have a huge network of doctors, we save clinics and hospitals time (and money) by taking the stress out of the hiring and credentialing process.
This depends on where you work – the hospital or clinic chooses how a doctor is paid. This will work one of three ways:
Your recruitment specialist can let you know which method you’ll be paid by for each job you undertake.
We have General Physician jobs across a range of subspecialties including:
Our specialists General Medicine team can help you find your next role in these subspecialties
The average general practitioner salary in Australia is $199,833 per year or $102 per hour. The average Specialist General Physician's salary is $268,125, (or up to $500,000 in private practice) locum General Physicians are earning up to $3,500 a day with travel and accommodation covered.