headspace – General Practitioners (Ashfield, Part Time) New Horizons

JOB DESCRIPTION

headspace Ashfield is currently seeking General Practitioners (GP) to join our multidisciplinary team. headspace provides free health services for young people aged 12-25 years, covering four core areas for service delivery: mental health, physical health, alcohol and other drugs and education / vocational support.

​headspace GPs work with young people aged 12-25, providing holistic care across a wide range of physical, mental and sexual health issues, playing an important role in supporting young people at a pivotal time in their lives.

​Our GPs work with young people around mental health, sexual health, drugs and alcohol, preventative healthcare and other physical health problems. We have a collaborative and holistic model of care at headspace. GPs are supported by a team of experienced  youth  healthcare  professionals including psychologists, social workers, counsellors & a  psychiatrist.

Based in Ashfield, the role is one day a week, day is flexible between Monday to Thursday.

We  offer our GPs  great  flexibility  and  support, the benefits of working as a headspace GP include:

  • Flexible hours and days 
  • ​Competitive remuneration
  • Work within a multidisciplinary team
  • Accredited training courses for GPs in working with young people
  • Full practice support
  • Access to supervision and training

​If you are a GP interested in joining our team and working with young people, please apply.

Working as part of the team gives GPs the opportunity to:

  • ​Work collaboratively alongside Psychiatrists, GPs, Psychologists, Youth workers, Social Workers, Occupational Therapists and Nurses.
  • ​Improve the lives of young people working as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • ​Access to onsite Private Allied Health Professionals who provide Psychological Services

 What we need from you:

  • Demonstrated experience providing clinical services to young people aged 12 to 25 years old;
  • Eligibility to provide services under Medicare and be willing to Bulk Bill;
  • An ABN;
  • Personal Professional Indemnity Insurance.
  • PRODA Account for MBS Billing.

 

To Apply:

We would like your application to include a cover letter that explains how your skills, ability and experience meets the requirements of this advert.

Application closes when a suitable candidate is found. Please apply

​New Horizons acknowledges all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the traditional custodians of the land.

New Horizons values diversity and encourages applications from all people. Our vision is to see happy inclusive communities work together in collaborative and inclusive ways to create opportunity and improve quality of life. Our workforce proudly reflects the local communities we connect with and support.

JOB SUMMARY

Organisation

New Horizons

Employment Type

Contract/Temp

Job Salary

Not Provided