Skilled Medical currently has positions available for Locum GP/ ED On Call Doctors to work in the prison lockup facilities in our client’s regional centres of Wodonga, Horsham and Warrnambool.
$138.58 business hours
$160.93 outside business hours
You will be paid from the time you leave home to the time you get back.
Please note: This is an experienced locum GP/ ED on call, ad-hoc role. If you qualify for this position, your name will be added to our client’s available rosters. If you are free when a prisoner comes in that needs to be seen, you will be called. You will have the option to say you are not free or you are available to go in to see the prisoner.
The Health Service
Our client is a Custodial Health Services (CHS) that provides 24/7 medical services to persons detained in police cells across Victoria. The CHS provides health services and supports 27 metropolitan and regional police stations with designated police cells that can hold individuals overnight and for multiple days.
Custodial Health Service operates a 24 hours seven days a week telephone triage line staffed by experienced custodial nurses. Police members contact nursing staff at any time for assistance in the matters related to:
- Mental health conditions
- General medical conditions
- Alcohol and drug issues
- Fitness for custody
- Medication queries
- First Aid advice
- Candidates must hold General Registration with AHPRA.
- Strong prior experience working as an ED doctor or as a General Practitioner.
About Skilled Medical
Skilled Medical is an international medical recruitment, placement and services firm that delivers qualified medical professionals wherever they are needed in Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom.
With local offices in Melbourne and London, we provide a personalised service to assist medical professionals with locum/temp and permanent placements.
Skilled Medical is a doctor-led company with years of industry experience and is dedicated to assisting medical professional in their work and careers.
Apply Now by completing the application form directly below. You can also contact Mrs Yolanda Shephard, Team Leader, to discuss this job on 1300 900 100.