Specialty Family Practitioner/General Practitioner

Subspecialty General

Role and Facility Information

Dynamic collegial group practice of 12 family physicians working at the only medical clinic in Gibsons, on the beautiful Sunshine Coast. We are fully computerized and enjoy a great new facility. Physicians provide some hospital work (anesthesia, Emergency Room (ER), obstetrics or 2nd call), although the amount of call is not onerous. Physicians may take 8 weeks vacation per year. Enjoy a leisure lifestyle filled with many recreational opportunities locally and a 40 min ferry ride from Vancouver with access to Whistler. The clinic is also a training site for 2nd year UBC Family Practice Residents, We regularly have medical students from UBC, other schools across Canada.

Only a short commute by ferry from West Vancouver, the Sunshine Coast offers limitless activities for the outdoor enthusiast, an opportunity to explore the talents of our local artists and musicians, while living in relaxed and caring community. Whether raising your growing family or perfecting your golf swing, the Sunshine Coast has it all.


Please refrain from contacting the physician or the clinic with questions. Please direct all the questions to Suzanne at the Sunshine Coast Divisions of FP.

Interested applicants, please apply by sending in your application cover letter, CV and any other relevant documents for review to:

Ladan Takar
Vancouver Coastal Health
email: physicianrecruitment@vch.ca


** Please note you are from the UBC-IMG program and quote posting number VCHA-3470

DEADLINES:

July 10 – 31 Application window for interested candidates (CV, Cover Letter, etc.)

August 1 to October 14:
All applications, interviews, clinic & site visits* are due. *Rural site visits require approval and coordination with the clinic, Divisions of Family Practice and VCH prior to visiting the clinic and community to be eligible for 100% coverage from the Rural Programs funding.

October 15:
Deadline for clinics and residents to submit their rankings

October 16 - 20:
VCH to review applications and rankings for clinics and candidates. Following the review and approval, the successful candidates will be notified.

October 21 to November 30:
Return of Service Addendum and offer of work will begin with the candidate, the clinic and VCH.

December 1 - 13:
VCH deadline to have a fully signed ROS addendum and offer of work fully executed before the winter break.

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Terms

Compensation

Compensation Type
Fee-for-Service
Estimated Remuneration
250,000 - 350,000
Physician Overhead
to be discussed at the interview process
Billing Split
to be discussed at the interview process

Benefits and Incentives

Vacation Leave
to be discussed at the interview process
May be eligible for additional remuneration in accordance with the Rural Subsidiary Agreement (RSA) including:
Retention Premium
6.30%
Retention Flat Fee
$6,334
Relocation Funding Available
$up to 15,000
Recruitment Incentive
$10,000
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Live and work in BC

Gibsons

Gibsons is one of the largest communities that forms the Sunshine Coast, one of B.C.’s most scenic regions. A backdrop of the majestic coastal mountain range frames a myriad of bike and cross-country skiing trails, and miles of sandy beaches in the the Sunshine Coast. The relaxed lifestyle, stunning natural beauty, and year-round recreational opportunities in Gibsons make it a highly desirable place to live. Its close proximity to Vancouver gives residents the chance to experience city life, and return home, all on the same day.

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