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124600 - Primary Care Physician, Newcomers Clinic - Refugee Health

Richmond, BC
  • Number of positions available : 1

  • To be discussed
  • Starting date : 1 position to fill as soon as possible

Primary Care Physician, Newcomers Clinic - Refugee Health
Job ID 2024-124600
City Richmond
  • Work Location
  • Rich Comm Support Services
  • Supplementary Job Title
  • Physicians & Medical Staff - Family Practice: General Practice
  • Labour Agreement
  • Medical Staff
  • Position Type
  • Locum
  • Job Status
  • Regular Part-Time
  • Job Category
  • Physicians
Please refer to the information below for details regarding salary.
Job Summary

Job Title:

Primary Care Physician, Newcomers Clinic

Work Site:

8100 Granville Ave, Richmond B.C.



Start Date:

May 1, 2024

Compensation Type:

Clinical Service Contract

Come work as a Primary Care Physician with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)!

The Care for Newcomers Clinic in Richmond is currently seeking multiple locum or part-time physicians to work in the clinic located at 8100 Granville Ave providing episodic primary care services for new government-assisted refugees arriving into Vancouver. The physician(s) will work with in collaboration with interdisciplinary health care team and provider support services. This role(s) will be on a Clinical Service Contract.

Richmond is located 10 kilometres from downtown Vancouver, and with Vancouver International Airport and Tswwassen Ferry Terminal nearby, there is ready access to all the recreational and cultural activities in the region and province. Join our dynamic team in Richmond and enjoy Canada’s West Coast Lifestyle with this opportunity.


Education, Licensing, & Experience:

  • Current College of Physicians of BC (CPSBC)- Full
  • Canadian College of Family Practitioners (CCFP) - Mandatory
  • Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA) - Mandatory
Closing Statement

Interested in applying? Feel free to reach out to Ben Murphy, Medical Staff Talent Acquisition Advisor: or click “Apply Now.”

Please note that a resume and cover letter are required to apply for this position.

As per the current Public Health Orders, as of October 5, 2023, all employees working for Vancouver Coastal Health must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or have received a single dose of the most-recent, updated COVID-19 vaccine. Proof of vaccination status will be required.


VCH is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents. At VCH, we embrace thinking boldly, taking smart risks, and "going first" when we believe it will lead to the best possible outcomes for patients and their families. We invite you to join us in creating healthy lives in healthy communities by showcasing our passion for care, connection to the communities we serve and our culture of teamwork that makes VCH a great place to work.

  • Grow your career with employer-paid training and leadership development opportunities
  • Wellness supports, including counselling, critical incident and innovative wellness services are available to employees and their immediate families
  • Award-winning recognition programs to honour staff, medical staff and volunteers
  • Access to exclusive discount offers and deals for VCH staff

Diversity, equity, and inclusion are essential to our goals of creating a great place to work and delivering exceptional care. We acknowledge and accommodate unique differences and ensure special measures are in place so that all prospective and current employees are given an opportunity to succeed.

We are committed to building a representative workforce and encourage applications reflecting diversity of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization or ancestry, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person.

Vancouver Coastal Health is proud to be recognized as one of Canada's Top 100 Employers in 2023.

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