Job Posting

Family Practice

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Start Date: As soon as possible

Language: English
Minimum Education: Doctorate Degree
Positions Available: 1

NOC Group: General Practitioners and Family Physicians (3112)
NOC Job Title: Family Practitioner
Expires in 68 days
Expires: 2020-03-31
Last Updated: 2019-12-02

Job Number: 599235

Job Location(s)

335 Jubilee Street
Duncan, British Columbia
V9L 1W9, Canada

Job Description

Opportunity for a Family Physician to join a collegial group of 6 diverse family physicians and become an associate of a well-established, full service family practice in recently renovated offices. There is the added opportunity, but is not essential nor a pre-requisite, to provide hospital in-patient care in consultation with an excellent cadre of local specialists, and associated on-call responsibilities (1 in 6 weekends). Opportunities for teaching and practicing obstetrics, if desired, are [also] available. No Emergency Room shifts are required. Full EMR (Med-Access). The associate group and staff at Valley Medical Clinic provide a very supportive environment for any new recruit.

Community Information

Duncan, located within the beautiful Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island, enjoys Canada's most favourable climate, allowing for year-round sailing, fishing, hiking and golfing. Lush countryside surrounds scenic coastal villages and charming inland communities.  Housing is affordable and public education is complemented by renowned local private schools.  Victoria, only 45 minutes away, offers excellent cultural, educational and recreational opportunities. Mount Washington Ski Resort boasts the largest annual snowfall and is 3 hours north.


May be eligible for additional remuneration in accordance with the Rural Subsidiary

Agreement (RSA) including:

Recruitment Incentive - $10,000, Fee Premium – 4.2%, Annual Flat Fee - $4,222.80

Rural CME starting of $2,200/annum in years 3 & 4, to a maximum of $4,400 after 4 years in the community.


Fee for Service

Education, Training and Experience

Eligible for Licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of British Columbia.

How to Apply

Expiring: Mar 31, 2020

Contact: Dr. Michelle M. Ismail
Phone: 250-748-8363
Fax: 250-748-8157

By Mail:
1200 Dufferin Cres.
Nanaimo, British Columbia
V9S 2B7, Canada