Medical Positions

If you wish to apply for one of our positions please send a cover letter and your CV to our Practice Manager via email-

Practice Nurse (Maternity Leave Contract)

Hawkins Medical Clinic has availability for two 0.6 FTE practice nurses to join our team. We are looking for self-motivated, approachable, compassionate and friendly individuals to provide nursing support to our large group of GPs. This is a perfect opportunity to dip your toes into Primary healthcare.

We have a strong team environment, and are committed to providing high quality patient centred whole of life care.

Working with our clinical team you will have the opportunity to perform a large variety of clinical work including immunisations, triage of emergencies, chronic disease management and education and wound care.

Professional development opportunities are supported and encouraged.
You will be registered with AHPRA as either an enrolled or registered nurse, and hold a current Working With Children Check. Your communication and people skills will be of great interest as will your capacity to coordinate and organise yourself and others. A passion for primary Healthcare, and further education in the area would be an advantage.

Hours: Two 0.6FTE positions available. Hours of work between 8am and 6pm. Saturday mornings by rotation.


Contact the Practice Manager, or Nurse Team Leader if you require more information
Phone – 87255266
Applications by email to: [javascript protected email address]

Applications close at 5pm 29th May.

General Practitioner(s) – Full time or part time

The Position

A vacancy exists for one or more general practitioners in our large private GP practice due to practice expansion. No hospital work required unless the GP chooses to admit as private. The practice provides afterhours GP sessions each evening (usual 1 weeknight in 3/52 and 5 weekends per year). Participation in the after-hours roster can be flexible. Mount Gambier is supported by numerous resident specialists and allied health. Mount Gambier is big enough to provide city facilities yet small enough to park at the front door or go home for lunch. Enjoy a country lifestyle minutes from the city or city dwelling (multi story apartments, townhouses or single dwelling houses) with access to restaurants, theatres and great sporting facilities. Close to the Coonawarra wine region and the majestic Glenelg River.

The Community

Mount Gambier is a large regional centre in South Australia part way between Adelaide and Melbourne. Daily flights to both Adelaide and Melbourne are available enabling quick access to the city. Local industries include Timber, Fishing, Dairy, Agriculture and Tourism. See for more information.

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Location Summary

Distance from Adelaide 450 kms to Adelaide or Melbourne
Travelling by car 4.5 hours
Travelling by bus 7 hrs
Flights Daily flights to and from Adelaide and Melbourne
Weather Summer average maximum temperatures range: 25 degrees C
Winter average maximum temperatures range: 15 degrees C

If you wish to apply please send a cover letter and your CV to our Practice Manager via email-

  • Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine
  • The Royal Austrailian College of General Practitioners
  • Flinders University
  • SA Pathology
  • GPEX
  • QPA