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Paediatrics

Overview

The specialty of Paediatrics in Australia and New Zealand is internationally recognised for its world-class research and groundbreaking surgical procedures. With an expert Paediatrics Team, Wavelength has access to numerous highly sought-after Paediatrics jobs within both the private and public hospital systems.

Following the recent global financial crisis, Australia and New Zealand witnessed an influx of overseas trained doctors seeking general and specialist Paediatrics positions. Where previously there had been gaps in Paediatric services, particularly in regional and remote areas, today we are finding that Paediatric Doctor shortages are far less common. 

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Fortunately, Wavelength has a long established network giving us access to these highly sought after Paediatrics roles. Most in demand are General Paediatricians with a subspecialty interest such as chronic disease, community and behavioural Paediatrics.

Neonatology roles in larger centres are highly competitive. Regional roles are currently very popular and we have a number of very interesting roles available in the area of Aboriginal health.

Locum positions in winter increase for General Paediatricians across Australia and New Zealand. In remote areas, Paediatricians with neonatal skills and the ability to transfer patients to larger hospitals are in high demand.

In terms of remuneration, locum Specialist Paediatricians can expect to earn approximately $2,000 per day plus accommodation and travel expenses where relevant - which can increase if there is a critical vacancy or vacancy in a remote location. Locum Registrar Paediatricians can expect approximately $1,200 to $1,500 per day inclusive of on call / call backs.

Permanent Paediatricians can expect to earn between $200,000 to $450,000 per year depending on experience and subspecialty.

Common Paediatric subspecialty jobs we have available are:

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Genetics
  • Clinical Pharmacology
  • Community Child Health
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Paediatrics
  • Haematology
  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Infectious Disease
  • Medical Oncology
  • Neonatal / Perinatal Medicine
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Paediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Palliative Medicine
  • Respiratory Medicine
  • Rheumatology
  • Sleep Medicine


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Paediatric Consultant

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Dr Anita Cornelius

Paediatric Consultant

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Part-Time Consultant Paediatrician to take on a new Fixed Term opportunity,

Seniority
Consultant / Specialist
Location
WA

Wavelength is seeking a Part-Time Consultant Paediatrician to take on a new Fixed Term opportunity, located in the beautiful Midwest region of WA.

  • Part time position joining a collaborative team
  • Provide leadership in the provision of high quality medical services
  • Beautiful Coastal region of WA

Resident Medical Officer

Seniority
Resident (RMO)
Location
ACT
Salary Range
competitive

Gain experience across various units including the intensive care, medical, surgical, maternity and rehabilitation wards

  • Be paid a high base salary with no on-call requirements
  • Leading private hospital offering a unique working experience
  • Enjoy a cosmopolitan lifestyle without the hustle and bustle of other major cities

Paediatric Principle House Officer

Seniority
Resident (RMO)
Location
QLD
Salary Range
depending on experience

Attractive salary and additional benefits such as relocation on offer with this opportunity

  • High level of support available
  • Develop and grow professionally with a hands on experience
  • Base yourself in a town that offers a laid back charm and tropical climate

Private Consulting Physician

Seniority
Consultant / Specialist
Location
NSW
Salary Range
negotiable

Develop your private practice with 24/7 mentorship from experienced colleagues

  • Four consulting suites available
  • Multi-disciplinary allied health support on site
  • Proximity to Sydney CBD

Paediatric Registrar/CMO

Seniority
Registrar
CMO
Location
Ireland
Salary Range
attractive salary package

Develop your Paediatric skills internationally in a supportive and experienced team

  • State of the art facilities
  • Relaxed lifestyle in a vibrant location
  • Great european experience

Staff Specialist - Paediatrics

Seniority
Consultant / Specialist
Location
QLD
Salary Range
attractive salary package

Showcase your skills in a beautiful location

  • Join a supportive, established hospital
  • Opportunity to expand into private practice
  • Stunning coastal location

Paediatric Staff Specialist

Seniority
Consultant / Specialist
Location
NSW
Salary Range
attractive salary package

Showcase your skills in a beautiful location

  • Join a newly redeveloped modern hospital
  • Take a leadership role in establishing the department
  • Stunning coastal location

Senior Staff Specialist - Paediatrics

Seniority
Consultant / Specialist
Location
NSW
Salary Range
attractive salary package

A rare opportunity to establish a brand new department

  • Join a brand new department
  • Showcase your leadership skills as you take the lead
  • Escape city living in this hidden gem near the sea
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