Main Clinic - 2-4 Wehl Street North, Mount Gambier
Branch Clinic - Port MacDonnell Senior Citizens Building
Opening Hours Monday to Friday 8.30am to 6.30pm
Saturday 8.30am to 11.30am
Sunday & Public Holidays 9.30am to 12.30pm
Contact Us 08 8725 4261

Recruitment

Vacancy for Generally Registered GP

We have a vacancy for a experienced General Practitioner who has current general registration with AHPRA. An ACCRM or RACGP fellowship will be highly regarded. An excellent salary package will be offered to the successful applicant.

Ferrers Medical Clinic is an expanding and progressive GP owned Practice. The practice provides high quality community-based healthcare services to the community of Mount Gambier and the surrounding districts and branch clinic in Port Macdonnell.

The practice is committed to providing patients with the utmost care and customer service with services including family medicine, dermatology, counselling, paediatrics, obstetrics including ultrasound facilities, mental health, geriatrics, palliative care. On-site pathology is provided and visiting Allied Health and Specialists are encouraged to work with the Practice.

The practice is modern well established, fully accredited and computerised. It currently supports a team of 12 GPs who in turn are supported by a strong nursing and administration team.

Mount Gambier is located in south eastern South Australia and is equidistant from Adelaide and Melbourne. The city has a population of approximately 26,000.

As the largest city in regional South Australia, Mount Gambier has a wide industry base. This ranges from primary industries, such as timber and forestry, wineries, agriculture, fishing and transport. Local attractions include the Blue Lake, the famous Coonawarra wine region, seaside towns of Port MacDonnell, South End, Robe and Beachport and the popular Glenelg River. The city has a thriving retail centre, a major regional hospital supported by local and visiting Specialists and has quality education facilities to University level.

The city enjoys a vibrant social atmosphere, community events, markets with convenient connection to Adelaide and Melbourne via Regional Express air services. There is a cinema, aquatic centre, various sporting complexes and the Sir Robert Helpmann Theatre which enjoys many visiting theatrical and musical acts.

Mount Gambier is also home the Generations in Jazz Music Festial, the James Morrison Jazz Academy, an internationally recognised education space; UniSA Campus and the Flinders University eNVIsion Innovation Space.

There are private college education for reception to year 12 at Tenison Woods College and St Martins Lutheran College.

Any further information please email ,  including CV  and Qualifications to Anne Bierwirth (Practice Manager )   annebierwirth@ferrers.com.au

 

Distance from Adelaide 436km east
Travelling by car Duration 4 hours 48 minutes
Flights 1-6 services per day into Mount Gambier Airport – duration 1 hour
Weather

 

 

Summer average maximum temperatures range from 23-25°C
Winter average maximum temperatures range from 13-15°C

 

Vacancy for a Registered Nurse

Ferrers Medical Clinic invites applications from qualified and experienced Registered Nurse .

The role is PPT  ( approximately 25 hrs per week  )  within a  busy Medical Practice.

Successful applicants must  be able to manage flexible hours to be able to work into the early evening, and also be able to work  a Saturday morning if required to cover leave .

Applicants should only apply if they can demonstrate a proficiency in the delivery of team based primary health care services in a Medical Practice, be able to multiskill and work quickly with patients, with demonstrated experience in the following areas:

  • Spirometry / ECGs
  • INR’s
  • Immunisation   ( approved Immunisation Provider )
  • Ear Syringing / Wound care
  • Plasters
  • Demonstrated experience in Nurse Led Clinics such as Health Assessments/ Asthma Clinics Diabetic and Chronic Disease Clinics.
  • Competent in Recalls and reminder systems .
  • Not essential but preferred , some experience in Travel Medicine.

Applications by email only,  including CV  and details of three professional referees are to be submitted to the undersigned.   Anne Bierwirth (Practice Manager ) annebierwirth@ferrers.com.au