Athona - The Health Recruitment Specialists
Southend-on-Sea, Essex
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Athona need GP's to work in Australia.

Join this well-established clinic on NSW's stunning south coast.

  • High earning potential
  • DWS position with sponsorship and supervision
  • Beachside lifestyle


This practice opened in 2008 and has a dedicated patient base in the community. It has an experienced team of 11 GP's, 5 nurses and 7 reception staff. It brings to the city a bright, fresh and friendly environment where people of all ages can come for bulk billing medical care. Situated overlooking the Escarpment and Lake Illawarra this practice is in the best position to attract patients.

The practice is open 7 days per week and the doctors and staff work on a rotational basis to cover these sessions. GP's standard hours are 38-40 hours per week with no on-call. There are 8 consulting rooms and one 3 bed treatment room. They are fully computerised and are an AGPAL accredited General Practice under the Royal Australasia College of General Practitioners.


This is the ultimate sea change. This town is located less than two hours south of Sydney. Here you can discover discover beautiful beaches, crystal-clear waters for swimming, diving and snorkelling, and excellent surf. Nearby is Lake Illawarra, perfect for sailing, rowing, fishing, canoeing and waterskiing. This area is known for its local produce, cafes and restaurants as well as markets and festivals.

Essential Criteria

This practice is in a DWS area and can offer visa sponsorship and supervision.

In order to be eligible for this exciting role, International Medical Graduates are required to hold post graduate qualifications in General Practice (i.e. FRACGP, FRNZCGP, MRCGP, MICGP or CCFP). General Practitioners who have one of the above recognised post graduate qualifications are eligible for reciprocal recognition with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and we will assist you with the required regulatory and immigration process.

For more information or to have an informal friendly discussion regarding all opportunities please contact Jackie Cloake at Athona