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General Practice, otherwise known as GP, is the first point of contact for patients and forms the majority of the medical workforce, with over 45,000 GPs working in Australia. Demand for GPs is high in both Australia and New Zealand with many varied job opportunities.

Skilled Medical has over 13 years of experience working with and placing General Practitioners across Australia and New Zealand and has established, long standing relationships with hospitals and health services. Skilled Medical offers locum and permanent job opportunities spanning from community clinical work, to large hospital and emergency department roles to managing and operating entire hospitals in rural, regional, remote and metropolitan locations.

Skilled Medical is currently seeking qualified General Practice doctors with a breadth of skills and knowledge for locum and permanent roles in rural, regional, remote and metropolitan areas of Australia and New Zealand.

In addition to General Family Medicine, Skilled Medical offers job opportunities in rural and remote regions where clinical practice may involve obstetric care, emergency medicine and minor procedure/surgery work (subject to credentialing). Opportunities also exist for work in Indigenous communities and in dedicated skincare clinics.  

Our dedicated Skilled Medical Recruitment Consultants will work with you to match you with roles to meet your professional and personal needs and will assist you every step of the way.

Skilled Medical currently has locum and permanent General Practice job opportunities available across the following specialty areas:

General Practice - Possible Job Activity Opportunities 
Family Medicine
Rural Medicine  
Procedural Obstetrics
Emergency Medicine
Indigenous Medicine (AMS)
Correctional Health
Travel Medicine GP


To view some of Skilled Medical’s available roles in General Practice, please click View General Practice jobs.

If you are interested in working with Skilled Medical or would like further information about our available job opportunities, please REGISTER NOW or contact a Skilled Medical Recruitment Consultant on 1300 900 100.  

Unlike some other specialties, General Practice in Australia and New Zealand is governed by two separate colleges, both of which set training and practice standards for General Practice; The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) and the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM). In New Zealand, it is The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (RNZCGP).

Skilled Medical is an international medical recruitment, placement and services firm that delivers qualified medical professionals wherever they are needed in Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and Ireland.