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Family Physician - Calder Health Centre
Job Location: Burgeo
Language of work: English
Job Type: Full-time, Salaried
Internal or External: External
Post Date: 2022-09-13
Close Date: Open til filled
Job Category: Medical
Vacancy Number: 2022001161

TWO Permanent Full-time
Locums also available

Western Health, located on the scenic west coast of Newfoundland and Labrador, is seeking the services of TWO salaried Family Physicians for the Calder Health Centre, 7 Peddle Pl, Burgeo, Newfoundland. Duties include provision of outpatient and inpatient services along with provision of after-hours/weekend on call on a regular rotation.

Qualifications Required: Medical Degree, eligible for licensure as a Family Physician with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador (CPSNL) and satisfy credentialing requirements of Western Health's Discipline of Family Practice. Two years experience in related work would be an asset.

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

Remuneration: The salary scale for a Family Physician at a Category B site ranges from $163,812-$177,333 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. This position also qualifies for additional income which is generated through billings for Category B Emergency Room coverage, housing support and an annual retention bonus in accordance with the current MOA. Additional benefits are also available.

Additional Information:

Located on the province's southwest coast, Burgeo features a stunning provincial park known for its expansive sandy beach and awesome coastline. There are many opportunities for hiking and camping.

Visit the following web site for further information:
- Town of Burgeo

Western Health values diversity and is an equal opportunity employer.

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.
Interested applicants are asked to apply through eRecruit. Only applications received through eRecruit will be processed. Please visit the Careers page on Western Health's website for more information.

Thank you for your interest with Western Health, however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Recruiter Name: Jodi Dyke, for specific inquiries please contact: [email protected]

Competition Number: 2022001161
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About NL Health Services

About NL Health Services

If you come from away, you’ll discover just how special Newfoundland and Labrador is. If you're a local, you already know this. It’s our people. It’s our culture. It’s our stories (and oh do we love our stories).

If you’re looking to grow your health career in a place with adventure around each corner and a strong sense of community, then let’s put on the kettle and have a chat. Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) Health Services might just be the perfect fit for you.

Why join NL Health Services?

There are many reasons. You will put your skills to great use in a unique and remarkable part of the world, be part of interdisciplinary and talented health-care teams and have access to state-of-the-art equipment and modern facilities.

  • We also offer incentives for local talent, those looking to return home and those new to our province.
  • Competitive remuneration and attractive benefits package.
  • Generous vacation packages and paid time off.
  • Full-time and part-time pension plans options.
  • Health insurance, dental and long-term disability plans.
  • Financial incentives and relocation support.
  • Student placements and clinical residencies.
  • Remote work options available.
  • Fast pathways to nursing for out-of-province applicants.

With a rich and unique culture, and tremendous natural beauty, Newfoundland and Labrador is an ideal place to call home, with a growing diverse population and among the safest places in the world to live.

About NL Health Services

At NL Health Services, we are responsible for delivering health and community services to more than 528,000 people living in Newfoundland and Labrador. Our team consists of more than 21,000 dedicated health workers who are committed to providing the best care in communities across the province, in five geographical areas.

The provincial health authority was created in April 2023, following recommendations from Health Accord NL, and brings together five former separate health entities. Our goal is to improve the health of the people of Newfoundland and Labrador and to create a more integrated, accessible, technologically enhanced, equitable and sustainable health system.

We know that it is the people – employees, physicians and volunteers – that together make NL Health Services a great place to work. We believe that every person carries valuable knowledge, experience and perspective, and it is in this diversity that we find strength. At NL Health Services, we embrace the distinct and complementary characteristics of all our members as we seek to eliminate health disparities by providing fair, equitable and quality health care to all patients, residents and clients.

If your passion is to provide extraordinary health care to the residents of the communities of Newfoundland and Labrador, we want to hear from you.

Come, work with us, and be extraordinary every day!

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