Interested in Military Medicine, Occupational Medicine, Aviation Medicine or Hyperbaric Medicine and not sure where to start? Global Medics are here to support you every step of the way.
Our client has fantastic opportunity at Puckapunyal Military Area Puckapunyal (more formally the Puckapunyal Military Area, but also known as the Puckapunyal Camp or Puckapunyal Army Base, and colloquially as "Pucka") is an Australian Army training facility and base 10 km west of Seymour, in central Victoria, Puckapunyal is a small restricted-access town inhabited mainly by about 280 families of the Australian Defence Force community, with an associated area of about 400 km2 of bushland and former pasture used for field training exercises. It is home to the Australian Army's School of Armour, the School of artillery and the School of Transport, along with the Combines arms training centre, the Joint Logistics Unit, and two transport squadrons. The Royal Australian Armoured Corps memorial and Army Tank Museum is on the base's grounds, and the facilities are used by the Victorian Cadets Brigade. Apart from the military education and training venues, most accommodation consists of single-storey brick houses with backyards. It contains a primary school, shops, a variety of sporting facilities, and a theatre.
Puckapunyal Military Area is located just 15 minutes drive from Seymour Victoria. Located in the Mitchell Shire of Victoria, close to other lifestyle destinations, such as Tallarook, Nagambie and Shepparton, it is within 80 minutes of Melbourne CBD. Seymour has a population of over 6,500.
About the Roles
As a Civilian Medical Officer (GP) at Puckapunyal Military Area you play a vital part in providing quality clinical care to patients as an integral member of an experienced multidisciplinary health care team. Your day will involve delivery of medical services, that include however will vary from base to barracks, sick parade consultations, GP consultations, health screenings, fitness to fly assessments, aviation medicals and aircrew health management, preventative health care, diving, submarine and other occupational medical and health assessments to determine employability and deployability of personnel, pre and post deployment health assessments.
You will enjoy being an employee and not having to deal with Medicare! Most roles are Monday to Friday with no weekend unless you wish to participate in the on call/ recall roster in most location which has an attractive rate. Our client offers attractive Company benefits including relocation assistance for some locations, CPD leave and reservist leave. This is a part time role from Monday to Wednesday.
Clinical requirements for the Roles
- Unrestricted registration with AHPRA
- FRACGP or FACRRM (Early Fellows encouraged to apply)
- Demonstrated experience in General Practice
- CPR or BLS with the last 12 months
- Current Professional Indemnity Insurance
- Current QI and CPD statement from your relevant College
- Australian Citizenship is essential
We are seeking Doctors who demonstrate passion and commitment to delivering health outcomes for the Defence members. You can work autonomously and thrive in a busy environment where you enjoy working as part of a multi-disciplinary team. Anyone with an interest in Military Medicine, Occupational Medicine, Aviation Medicine or Hyperbaric Medicine will find this medical work rewarding and will expand your clinical skills.
You will enjoy working closely with an experienced team of Nurses, multidisciplinary team of Allied Health and administration staff who are both in uniform and civilian employees . You can expect to feel a unique sense of accomplishment and pride from caring for those who serve and protect our Country.
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