Feel welcomed by the existing team and broader community in this beautiful coastal town 2.5-hours from Perth
- Amazing range of employee benefits on offer
- Enjoy the best of beach life and city amenitites
- Busy and varied department including trauma cases
As a Senior Medical Practitioner in Emergency Medicine, you will join a well renowned team to provide outstanding care and service throughout the department. You will be well supported by Emergency Consultants and the Director of ED as well as assisted by Registrars, RMOs and Interns. You will gain exposure to varied presentations including an increased number of trauma cases due to the nearby rural industry, higher speed limit on roads and increasing tourist volumes. You will attend to patients in order of urgency and assist with taking a complete history and medical examination of new medical admissions as well as assist in arranging the appropriate investigation and care.
In addition to a great salary will you will benefit from generous salary packaging arrangements, professional development opportunities and study leave/assistance, flexible working arrangements, flexible leave arrangements and other professional and location based allowances.
As the biggest hospital and healthcare complex in regional Western Australia services are offered in all major medical specialities including general and respiratory medicine, paediatrics, obstetrics and gynaecology and psychiatry to name but a few. As for the Emergency Department, recent redevelopment has led to it becoming the largest department in the hospital and the biggest Emergency department in WA outside of Perth. It is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with an average of 40,000 presentations per year.
With this opportunity you will find yourself based in one of Western Australia's largest towns on the enviable and stunning south west coast. With its close proximity to Perth this city can offer you the best of both worlds, the amenities and facilities of a city and the pace of country life. As a major business centre there are commercial opportunities, facilities, education and attractions to match other major cities including boutique stores, shopping centres and alfresco dining whilst the temperate climate and picturesque beaches offer many nature-based attractions as well.
To be eligible for this position you must have AHPRA registration or be eligible for registration with experience from a comparable healthcare system such as the UK, Ireland, Canada or the USA. You will be experienced in Emergency Medicine and those with FRACGP or FACRRM will also be considered.