General Practitioners

Are you looking for a career where you can make a difference every day?

  • Enjoy flexibility and work/life balance with full-time and part-time opportunities available to suit
  • Work in a multi-disciplinary team delivering integrated patient-centred healthcare
  • Work in a safe, new and state-of-the art centre with access to the latest technology.

Our Health Services team provide primary care based on a patient-centred model allowing patients to actively participate in their health management. The team will work closely with correctional staff to deliver holistic and integrated patient-centred health services that:

  • Treat and prevent communicable disease, and proactively treat chronic disease;
  • Educate custodial patients on healthy living and lifestyle choices;
  • Assist with reintegration back into the community and provide continuity of care; and
  • Address the diverse needs of the custodial patient population, including men, women and culturally and linguistically diverse peoples through specific tailoring.

Reporting to the Health Services Manager, you will provide comprehensive and sustainable primary health care to patients in our correctional environment.

To help us make a difference, you will need:

  • Current unconditional and unrestricted registration as a Medical Practitioner, General in Australia with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP - desirable not essential)
  • Fellowship of the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (FACRRM - desirable not essential)
  • Both vocational registration and non-vocational registration will be considered
  • 2 years previous full-time post graduate general practitioner experience (or part-time equivalent) as determined by RACGP and ACRRM
  • Recent participation in Continuous Professional Development (CPD) activities in accordance with AHPRA
  • Self-management, motivation and resilience abilities as this position will mainly work autonomously
  • Demonstrated strong oral and written communication skills and the ability to communicate at all levels of the organisation and externally with a range of personnel
  • Cultural awareness including understanding the impact and management and working with people of different ethnic backgrounds, customs and contemporary issues
  • The highest levels of personal integrity and ethical behaviour.

Enjoy the best of river, hinterland and coastal living which the Clarence Valley has to offer, along the work life which comes with this role so you can take advantage of it all.

Join us and make a difference every day

Life in the Clarence Valley

Grafton, set on the Clarence River is the main service centre for the Clarence Valley and rich in natural beauty.  Located on the mid-north coast of NSW, approx. 6 hours’ drive from Sydney and 4 hours Brisbane. It the largest city in the pictures Clarence Valley and offers an idyllic lifestyle. With recent upgrades to the Pacific Highway and investment in the area it is becoming highly desirable place to live, work and bring up a family. It offers affordable housing, good schools, excellent sports and recreation facilities and is easy to get around. You can choose to live by the beach or hinterland both an easy 40 mins commute from the Correctional Centre.

Accommodating up to 1,700 inmates, the state-of-the-art Clarence Correctional Centre in Northern New South Wales is focussed on rehabilitation to reduce reoffending rates, without compromising safety and security.

This is not just an amazing career opportunity but offers unparalleled lifestyle opportunities coupled with secure employment and future career opportunities.

Why Serco?

A career with Serco will be more than you imagine. You'll be challenged. You'll be inspired. And you'll be proud to make a positive difference.

 

 

Meaningful work

You will do interesting work that matters

  • Build a fulfilling career and do work that you enjoy
  • Deliver essential services that improve people’s lives
  • Have a say in how we can do things better and make your mark.

A world of opportunity

Our diverse and global operations offer you incredible opportunities to learn and expand your career

  • A role that matches your area of expertise
  • Broaden your experience and learn from expert colleagues
  • Apply your skills in new ways and even in another part of the world.

Great people

Be part of a motivated team who will encourage you and help you to succeed

  • Receive the support and resources to do your best work
  • Work in a team environment
  • Be part of a company committed to living its values every day.

Rewards and benefits

Underpinned by our belief in the value of wellbeing, our rewards are designed to benefit all aspects of your life – physical, mental, social, financial and community. 

  1. Annual leave, sick leave, volunteer leave, defence leave
  2. Professional development
  3. Retail, health insurance and gym membership discounts 
  4. Market-based remuneration package
  5. Meals and on-site parking
  6. Employee Assistance Program, providing advice and support to help you navigate events in your work and personal life. 

Sound interesting? Join us and make a difference every day