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Nelson Plaza Clinic – Join our team

A good GP can be one of the most influential people in your life when it comes to your general health and wellbeing.

Nelson Plaza Clinic Career Opportunities
GPs

We are always happy to speak to the right GP who would have a positive impact on our team.

Nelson Plaza Clinic is a GP owned and led multidisciplinary clinic. It is the only GP clinic in Nelson Bay (population of 11,820) and services the Port Stephens area (population 69,000). We are 30 minutes from Newcastle Airport and 45 minutes from Newcastle.

We pride ourselves on a high quality patient care with a focus on chronic disease management, preventative health and ATSI health.

We currently have 10 GPs including registrars and 10 consulting rooms. We have co-located pathology, physiotherapy, dietician, podiatry and exercise physiology with underground car parking. We have a large 3 bed treatment room with separate procedure bay. Our nurses provide support for ECG, spirometry, ABPM, health assessments, immunisations, antenatal shared care, wound care and cervical screening. We have a dedicated assessment room for patients with respiratory symptoms, separate from the main clinic and waiting room. We provide COVID-19 vaccination services in a dedicated vaccination space with nurse vaccinators and admin support.

Our practice managers have been with us since we opened in 2010. We also have a dedicated GP support officer to liaise directly with GPs and reduce the administrative burden on them.

We have a culture of fostering learning and continuing education. We host medical students and support GP registrars in their training.

We are open Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm. Our GPs are not required to cover our local hospital or nursing homes.

If you think you would be a good fit and could elevate our team, please contact clinic@nelsonplaza.com.au

Nurses

General Practice Nursing is a skill in high demand. We recognise the importance of a skilled, motivated and collaborative nursing team. We are always happy to speak to nurses who feel they would positively contribute to the Nelson Plaza Team.

Our nurses carry out a range of consultations with patients including vaccinations, chronic disease management, health assessments, assisting at minor procedures, drivers medicals, ECG, spirometry, ABPM, wound care and cervical screening. Tailored to their individual skills and interests.

We are open from 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday. 

If you feel you would be a good fit and could positively impact our patients and team, please contact clinic@nelsonplaza.com.au 

Allied Health

If you are an allied health provider and are interested in joining the allied health team at Nelson Plaza Clinic, please contact clinic@nelsonplaza.com.au

Admin and Support

Our admin and support team are so important to our clinic and patients. Our admin and support team strike the difficult balance between patient needs and healthcare resources. There is never a dull day! We are lucky to have a hardworking and collaborative team at Nelson Plaza Clinic.

Occassionally the opportunity arises to become part of our team and to have a positive impact on our patients and community.

If you feel that you have something to add to our team, get in contact at clinic@nelsonplaza.com.au

 

GP Registrars

Nelson Plaza Clinic is dedicated to supporting the training of the next generation of GPs. We have 5 current and past GP supervisors at our practice. We are delighted to have our last 3 registrars stay on with us after fellowship. We support active lifelong learning.

Our practice is an ideal training practice.  Our registrars work 4 days per week full-time or 2 days per week part-time. Our clinic is currently open Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm. We are closed on weekends. Registrars are not required to cover hospitals or aged care facilities. We are classified as a rural practice (MMM4), and can accommodate trainees on the rural pathway. 

We have a dedicated GP support officer in our practice to help reduced the administrative burden on our GPs. We have onsite pathology and allied health including physio, exercise physiology, dietician and podiatry. We have a large treatment room with procedure area, spirometry, ECG, ABPM, immunisation and antenatal services. We have a dedicated respiratory assessment room to assess patients with respiratory symptoms during the COVID-19 pandemic. We are a COVID-19 vaccination provider and have a dedicated vaccination clinic space.

Our practice software is best practice and we provide training for all our registrars if needed.

Registrars should be registered with GP Synergy, the regional training provider.

We recognise the challenges of the fellowship exams and provide specific exam focused sessions for registrars and flexibility around scheduled exams.

Specialists

Nelson Plaza Clinic is a busy multi-disciplinary practice and would welcome contact from any specialists interested in retaining rooms on a regular bases. Please contact us at clinic@nelsonplaza.com.au