Rural training opportunities
Looking for a rural experience in 2019? This week, we have a number of practices with vacancies who would love to host you!
An exciting placement in Geraldton
Escape to Geraldton for a GP placement at City Health Geraldton. With the chance to work alongside GPs and allied health professionals, this busy practice sees a variety of patients. They also perform skin surgery in the clinic and there is a compounding pharmacy, pathology clinic and cafe on-site. The teaching at City Health Geraldton is structured on Medicare, chronic disease and billing. One of their GPs is a past WAGPET registrar who is really passionate about GP support.
There is plenty to do in Geraldton such as, fishing, diving, sailing and its only two hours from beautiful Kalbarri and only four hours from Perth. It is lovely rural area for young families with plenty of sporting and community groups, great schools and beaches nearby.
Contact City Health Geraldton
Phone: 08 9921 4433
Make your home on the coast of WA
Looking for a change of scene from the bustling city? Get away to the Pilbara and join the team at Mawarnkarra Health Service. The multidisciplinary team of GPs and allied health professionals see many Aboriginal patients and patients with chronic disease. There is a great opportunity to learn from visiting specialists such as, paediatricians, obstetricians, gynaecologists, endocrinologists and more.
You can make your home in Roebourne or in surrounding areas such as Karratha and Point Samson. Locals spend their weekends bush-walking, at the beach and catching up with friends and family at one of the local bars, cafes or restaurants.
Contact Mawarnkarra Health Service
Phone: 08 9182 0851
A rural town perfect for the outdoors type
Plaza Medical Centre in Kalgoorlie is looking to host a registrar at their practice in 2019. You'll get to work as part of a multidisciplinary team of GPs, a physiotherapist, a psychologist, registered nurses and visiting specialists, such as general surgeons, orthopaedic surgeons, vascular surgeons and fertility specialists.
If you're looking to get away from the city, Kalgoorlie is the ideal location for you. It offers wonderful scenery, stunning sunsets and lots of activities you can get involved in such as sports and photography. Only a few hours away are the beautiful beaches of Esperance - the perfect getaway!
Contact Plaza Medical Centre
Phone: 08 9021 3988
A town with a charm of its own
Ever thought about relocating to Karratha for your GP training? Karratha is the perfect location for those who love the heat and being outdoors. At Sonic HealthPlus Karratha, you'll work in a busy practice, primarily seeing young mums and kids. You'll work in a team of 20, with five permanent GPs.
Karratha is no city but it has a charm of its own. It has a great social life, perfect for young people with lots of sports, fishing and magnificent nearby islands to explore. The beaches are beautiful with minimal waves, ideal for swimming and wakeboarding. Karinjini, Coral Bay and Exmouth are great holiday destinations and are all less than eight hours away.
Contact Sonic HealthPlus Karratha
Phone: 08 9159 1800