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Work alongside an experienced Senior Medical Officer within the Geriatric Triage (GERI) team in the ED

  • Earn an attractive salary package among other employee benefits
  • Enjoy the stability of a 12-month contract
  • Surround yourself with pristine beaches and national parklands

The Position

As a Resident Medical Officer (RMO) you will provide high quality clinical care to frail, aged patients in the Emergency Department. You will be involved in education and research activities and will provide clinical support to the Geriatric Triage (GERI) team. You will support the GERI SMO in carrying out the management discharge plans in liaison with the rest of the GERI team. On offer is a temporary full-time contract for 12 months. You will earn a competitive salary, up to 12.75% employer superannuation contribution and 17.5% leave loading. Additional professional development benefits are also available.

The Hospital

This health network services a growing population of approximately 150,000 people, employs more than 3,700 staff and treats more than 700,000 patients each year. Their geographic footprint is diverse, ranging from regional cities to remote townships or beachside communities. You will be working at the main referral hospital for Central Queensland, a 305-bed facility in a newly established building boasting state of the art medical equipment. This service places a strong emphasis on strengthening their medical workforce through an active Medical Education Unit and registrar training.

=The Location

Situated half-way between Brisbane and Townsville, this town is a short drive to the pristine beaches and national parklands of Queensland. The town has a relaxed and friendly atmosphere and offers plenty of activities to keep you and your family entertained, including museums, botanical gardens, a crocodile farm and a local zoo. The beach is perfect for snorkelling, scuba diving and boating. Locally there are four shopping centres with plenty of alfresco dining options for you to enjoy the tropical climate. The region is well served by both private and public schools, including several for boarders, alongside being easily accessible via all modes of transport.

Essential Criteria

You will hold or be eligible for registration with the Australian Medical Board (AHPRA). Overseas candidates requiring visa sponsorship cannot be supported at this stage.

Develop your medical career in a relaxed and friendly beachside community – Get in touch today for further details.