Let us help you find your next Paediatrician job
Over the last 20 years, our Paediatrics team has established strong relationships with healthcare providers across Australia and New Zealand, allowing us to secure highly sought-after Paediatrician jobs on both a locum and permanent basis, and share exclusive insights with all the doctors in our network.
Whether you are looking for locum work or your next permanent Paediatrician job, we can present you with opportunities across both public and private hospital settings.
Paediatricians with a subspecialty interest in Chronic Disease, Community or Behavioural Paediatrics are currently in high demand. There is also a growing need for Neonatology roles in the area of Aboriginal health.
Whatever your queries, our experienced Paediatrics recruitment team is available to answer everything and provide information on each Paediatric department or facility, the level of staff support, on-call needs and more. We will manage all negotiations on your behalf and assist you with the paperwork to ensure your Paediatrics job search and application process are as seamless as possible.
Register today to find your ideal locum or permanent Paediatrics job, and our team will be in touch.
What is the average Paediatrician Salary?
Paediatricians working in Australia can expect to earn the following for locum and permanent roles:
- Locum Paediatric Registrars: pay rates of approx. $1,000 to $1,500 per day inclusive of on-call/callbacks
- Locum Paediatric Specialists: pay rates of approx. $2,000 per day plus accommodation and travel expenses
- Paediatricians in permanent roles: can earn a salary between $200,000 to $450,000 per year depending on experience and subspecialty
What Subspecialties of Paediatrics do we recruit for?
Our Paediatrics team can help you to source the most rewarding locum Paediatrician jobs and permanent Paediatrics roles in the following areas:
What qualifications do you need to work as a Paediatrician in Australia and New Zealand?
In Australia and New Zealand, the Specialist qualification is Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP). If your training program is comparable to the RACP training program in terms of content, duration, governance, and assessment, you may be able to apply for Specialist Assessment in Australia or Vocational registration in New Zealand. International qualifications that are often deemed comparable include:
- UK/Ireland – MRACP combined with the CCT (or CCST or JCHMT as appropriate)
- Canada – Fellowship with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Canada
- USA – Dual Board-Certified physicians.
Benefit from regulatory advice, get help with Paediatrician College registration and more
We have an in-house Regulatory and Migration team that all our Paediatricians have access to. We can provide expert advice on the AHPRA and College registration process, Medicare and visas.
Register with our Paediatrics team to start finding the most rewarding jobs today!