Family Physician Float

Job Location: Port Saunders
Job Type: Full-time, Salaried
Internal or External: External
Post Date: 2014-11-04
Close Date: Until Filled
Job Category: Medical

Permanent Full-time

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Western Health is seeking the services of a salaried Family Physician who will be based at the Rufus Guinchard Health Centre, Port Saunders and required to float within the northern region of Western Health. This position is established to assist in providing full scope Family Practice services at Rufus Guinchard Health Center, Bonne Bay Health Centre, Cow Head/Parsons Pond/Daniel’s Harbour Medical Clinics, and Trout River/Woody Point Medical Clinics.

Qualifications Required:

Duly registered Family Physician with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador (CPSNL) and satisfy the credentialing requirements of Western Health's Discipline of Family Practice. 

Hours of Work: 80 hours biweekly plus on-call obligations

Remuneration: The General Practice Salary Scale ranges from $151,591.00 to $181,912.00 as outlined in the current Memorandum of Agreement (MOA). The Department of Health and Community Services in accordance with Provincial Guidelines will officially determine a Physician’s step assignment with yearly progression thereafter.

An annual Retention Bonus is offered in accordance with the current MOA. Additional benefits are available.

Enjoy living in a fabulous setting with exceptional skiing, snowmobiling, hiking, kayaking, salmon fishing and much more on Newfoundland’s beautiful West Coast! If you are interested in this position and you are seeking a rewarding career with a high quality of life for you and your family, please respond. Visit the following web site for information on the community of Port Saunders:

A resume, supporting documentation and the names of three references are required. Applicants who do not provide the necessary documentation as outlined on this job posting will not be considered.

Recruiter Name: Peter Antle, for specific inquiries please contact: