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Enjoy a relaxed pace of life in a region renowned for its sheltered beaches and humpback whales

  • Full-time and part-time appointments negotiable
  • Get your foot in the door with one of the biggest health networks in the world
  • A new world-class hospital and expanded ED with 15 treatment spaces

The Position

You will be joining a multidisciplinary team as a Senior Medical Practitioner in Emergency Medicine. You will provide a high standard of medical care in the assessment and management of patients presenting to the Emergency Department, as well as patients admitted to the General Wards. Your knowledge and experience with be utilised in the provision of training, supervision and education for doctors in training, in consultation with Specialist and other senior staff. On offer is a fixed-term contract of 5 years, with flexibility regarding full-time or part-time appointments at various hours per fortnight.

The Hospital

You will be joining the largest country health system in Australia and one of the biggest in the world, with a strong network of public hospitals, health services and health centres located across rural and remote Western Australia. The network services approximately half a million people including 45,000 Aboriginal people, over a vast two and a half million square kilometre area. You will be based at a new $120 million world-class hospital, including an expanded Emergency Department with 15 treatment spaces.

The Location

Based a 2.5 hour drive from Perth, this beautiful city sits at the southwest tip of Western Australia. It’s renowned for its sheltered beaches, coral reefs and seasonable humpback whale populations. The 1.8km jetty has seen an amazing waterfront precinct develop around it, brimming with activity. You will enjoy seaside cafes, bars, superb alfresco restaurants, boutique shops, large shady grass areas and tranquil white sandy beaches. There is plenty to enjoy locally, as well as indulgent wineries just a short drive away.

Essential Criteria

You must hold current registration or be eligible to for registration with the Australian Medical Board (AHPRA), with experience from a comparable healthcare system (Australia, New Zealand, the UK, Ireland, Canada or USA). You will possess substantial postgraduate medical experience in General Medicine, General Practice and/or Emergency Medicine.

Have the best of both worlds providing quality healthcare with this flexible role in a beautiful and relaxed region.