Find your next Paediatrician job
Secure highly sought-after Paediatrician jobs within both the private and public hospital systems, with our experienced Paediatrics recruitment team.
Our reputation for excellence, established over the last 20 years, means your application will be highly regarded by healthcare employers. We will work with you to find the most rewarding permanent Paediatrician jobs and Paediatrician locum jobs in Australia, New Zealand, and Singapore.
General Paediatricians with a subspecialty interest such as Chronic Disease, Community or Behavioural Paediatrics are currently most in demand. There is also a growing need for Neonatology roles in the area of Aboriginal health.
Our Paediatrics recruitment consultants are available to answer any questions you might have about the job location, the level of junior support, on-call needs and can provide further details about the particular Paediatric department or hospital you are considering for your next career move. We will manage all negotiations on your behalf and assist you with the paperwork to make your application process as seamless as possible.
Register today to find your ideal permanent or locum job in Paediatrics and our team will be in touch.
Average Paediatrician Salary
Paediatricians working in Australia can expect to earn the following:
- Locum Paediatric Registrars: approximately $1,000 to $1,500 per day inclusive of on-call/callbacks
- Locum Paediatric Specialists: approximately $2,000 per day plus accommodation and travel expenses
- Paediatricians in permanent roles: between $200,000 to $450,000 per year depending on experience and subspecialty
What Subspecialties of Paediatrics do we recruit for?
Our Paediatrics team can help you to source the most rewarding Paediatrician Jobs in the following areas:
What qualifications do you need to work as a Paediatrician in Australia and New Zealand?
The Specialist qualification in Australia and New Zealand is Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP). You can compare your training program to the RACP training program to see if it is comparable in terms of content, duration, governance, and assessment. If so, it may be worth applying for Specialist Assessment in Australia or Vocational registration in New Zealand. International qualifications that are often deemed comparable include:
- UK/Ireland – MRACP combined with the CCT (or CCST or JCHMT as appropriate)
- Canada – Fellowship with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Canada
- USA – Dual Board-Certified physicians.
All our Doctors have access to expert advice on the registration process with the College, AHPRA and Medicare, plus migration advice from our in-house registered migration agents.