Applying for a VMO position

Applications are invited from suitably qualified practitioners in the field of Mental Health to apply for a Visiting Medical Officer position with South Coast Private. We welcome your interest and would encourage you to refer to the information below in order to complete your application for credentialing.

If you would like to apply for a Visiting Medical Officer (VMO) position at South Coast Private, please complete the Credential Form and return to us by fax or email. Download the Credential Form from the link below.

 Annexure A1 Application for Accreditation – Medical Practitioner or Dentist (Including Surgical Assistants)

Annexure A2 Application for Accreditation of Health Professionals (Other Than Medical Practitioner or Dentist)

Alternatively, you can contact our Director of Nursing, Kim Capp on (02) 4286 6800 to obtain the appropriate forms.
Completed applications can be faxed to (02) 4286 6895 (Attention Kim Capp) or emailed to


Please ensure the following documents are included in your application:

  • Completed paperwork inclusive of referees
  • Copy of current medical registration
  • Copy of current medical indemnity insurance showing relevant specialty covered and expiry date
  • Copy of Resume 

Credentialing process

  • Completed paperwork will be reviewed by the Director of Nursing and the Medical Advisory Committee representatives.
  • Applications will be submitted to the Medical Advisory Credentialing Committee, which meets every two months.
  • Temporary accreditation can be granted for a period of time whilst waiting for formal approval from the Medical Advisory
    Credentialing Committee.
  • If the application is approved, a confirmation letter will be forwarded to the applicant.