Experience idyllic coastal living as you take on your next challenge
- Join a growing regional hospital
- Showcase your teaching expertise
- Enjoy year round warm temperatures
Wavelength is seeking a Geriatrician/Rehabilitation Consultant for an exciting role in regional Queensland. In this role you will utilise your high level of clinical knowledge, proficiency, skills and experience in the assessment, investigation, diagnosis and treatment of patients. You will have an interest in research as you support and undertake projects where possible within your area of practice. Additionally, this is an opportune chance to showcase your leadership and teaching skills through training and supervision of students and junior medical staff.
You will enjoy varied and interesting clinical work, excellent support from colleagues and superior working conditions. This position really does give you the opportunity to make full use of every aspect of your training and experience.
The hospital has 104 beds servicing a fast growing immediate and surrounding population of 180,000 residents. As the acute facility in this rural community, the hospital sees approximately 38,000 Emergency presentations per year with over 22,000 admissions. An expansive pathology laboratory was recently commissioned to assist in the provision of Emergency and specialist services to the growing region. The hospital has an outstanding reputation for excellence in professional education and partnerships with local and state universities.
The post is located on the Queensland Coast well known for its natural beauty and tourist attractions. A short drive to pristine beaches and National parklands the local community is active in a wide range of sporting and cultural activities. The sub-tropical climate offers warm year round temperatures perfect for exploring nearby towns and enjoying the numerous activities in the local area. Although the town is rapidly growing and is a tourist destination, it has retained its relaxed and friendly lifestyle with affordable housing and a significant range of educational facilities available. The city centre is easily accessible by both car and public transport, offering a wide variety of shops both large and small.
To be successful in applying for this position you must hold FRACP and be eligible for registration with AHPRA. Applicants with sub-specialties are encouraged to apply. If you are unsure if you meet the selection criteria, please forward a copy of your most recent resume and I will assess your eligibility and will advise you of your options.