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We know the requirements and challenges of every paediatrics department. Right now, our consultants are looking for skilled paediatricians with interests in challenging subspecialties. Develop your career. Play a vital role at clinics that improve kids’ healthcare in Australia and New Zealand.

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Paediatrician needed in WA ASAP

$2,000 per day

Be part of a team of medical professionals while enjoying the adventures only this place has to offer.

Paeds - General Location upon request, WA, Australia Immediate
Consultant / Specialist
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Paediatrician needed in WA ASAP

Be part of a team of medical professionals while enjoying the adventures only this place has to offer.

Duration: 4 months
Conditions: Dates - ASAP – 28 Feb 2022
11 March - 30 May 2022

Rates - Locum rates plus travel and accommodation provided
Credentials: Paperwork: WA Health paperwork, Immunisation and Vaccinations, Police Check, Medicare Provider Number, WA Working with Children Check, WA Health Mandatory Online Training Courses, Hospital online requirements


ONLY accepting applications from Western Australian based doctors
COVID-19: As you are aware, at 1:30pm today, Tuesday 24th March 2020, WA Border restrictions will apply whereby all individuals coming from interstate will be required to self-isolate for 14 days. Please be advised that “essential services and workers”, which includes medical practitioners are exempt from this restriction.

Please note, that medical practitioners travelling interstate for work should carry their AHPRA Registration (or proof of engagement – MSA etc) with them to avoid any potential delay with border control.
Job ID: J100603
Contact Amber Derby-Davies on +61 2 8353 9000 or email aderbydavies@wave.com.au

Consultant Paediatricians, head to coastal WA now and take your pick of the available dates!

$2,300 per day

Be part of a team of medical professionals while enjoying the adventures only this place has to offer

Paeds - General Location upon request, WA, Australia Immediate
Consultant / Specialist
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Consultant Paediatricians, head to coastal WA now and take your pick of the available dates!

Be part of a team of medical professionals while enjoying the adventures only this place has to offer

Duration: 6 months
Conditions: Dates:
07 Feb to 01 Jul 2022
30 May to 24 Jun 2022

Details - $2000 per day plus travel and accommodation provided
Credentials: Paperwork: WA Health paperwork, Immunisation and Vaccinations, Police Check, Medicare Provider Number, WA Working with Children Check, WA Health Mandatory Online Training Courses, Hospital online requirements
Job ID: J116272
Contact Amber Derby-Davies on +61 2 8353 9000 or email aderbydavies@wave.com.au

Paediatrician Specialist needed in QLD ASAP

Rate on application

This is an exciting opportunity for a locum Paediatrician Specialist in the balmy QLD

Paeds - General Location upon request, QLD, Australia Immediate
Consultant / Specialist
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Paediatrician Specialist needed in QLD ASAP

This is an exciting opportunity for a locum Paediatrician Specialist in the balmy QLD

Duration: 3 months
Conditions: Dates - ASAP until 3 months


Details - $2000 daily rate plus travel and accommodation provided.
Credentials: QLD paperwork, Immunisations, criminal record check & working with children check
Job ID: J117958
Contact Amber Derby-Davies on +61 2 8353 9000 or email aderbydavies@wave.com.au

Paediatrician needed in WA this March

Rate on application

Be part of a team of medical professionals while enjoying the adventures only this place has to offer.

Paeds - General Location upon request, WA, Australia Immediate
Consultant / Specialist
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Paediatrician needed in WA this March

Be part of a team of medical professionals while enjoying the adventures only this place has to offer.

Duration: 3 months
Conditions: Dates - 15 Mar to 10 Jun 2022

Details - $2300 daily rate plus travel and accommodation provided.
Credentials: WA paperwork, Immunisations, criminal record check & working with children check
Job ID: J117701
Contact Amber Derby-Davies on +61 2 8353 9000 or email aderbydavies@wave.com.au

Paediatrician needed in outback North West QLD ASAP

Rate on application

Top up your income with this lucrative locum role in Queensland.

Paeds - General Location upon request, QLD, Australia Immediate
Consultant / Specialist
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Paediatrician needed in outback North West QLD ASAP

Top up your income with this lucrative locum role in Queensland.

Duration: 3 months
Conditions: Dates - ASAP until May 2022

Details - Locum rates plus travel and accommodation provided.
Credentials: QLD paperwork, Immunisations, criminal record check & working with children check
Job ID: J118122
Contact Amber Derby-Davies on +61 2 8353 9000 or email aderbydavies@wave.com.au

Paediatricians, secure your next NSW locum now - take your pick on the available dates.

$2,000 per day

Showcase your expertise and make a huge difference to a community that needs your help.

Paeds - General Location upon request, NSW, Australia Immediate
Consultant / Specialist
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Paediatricians, secure your next NSW locum now - take your pick on the available dates.

Showcase your expertise and make a huge difference to a community that needs your help.

Duration: Several locum shifts
Conditions: Dates -
18 Mar - 23 Mar 2022
25 Mar - 28 Mar 2022
01 Apr - 03 Apr 2022
06 May - 08 May 2022
13 May - 16 May 2022
27 May - 29 May 2022
06 Jun - 07 Jun 2022
17 Jun - 20 Jun 2022
01 Jul - 24 Jul 2022
29 Jul - 31 Jul 2022
05 Aug - 08 Aug 2022
12 Aug - 15 Aug 2022
19 Aug - 31 Aug 2022
01 Sep - 05 Sep 2022
09 Sep - 11 Sep 2022
16 Sep - 18 Sep 2022
23 Sep - 27 Sep 2022
08 Oct - 10 Oct 2022
14 Oct - 16 Oct 2022
28 Oct - 31 Oct 2022
04 Nov - 07 Nov 2022
18 Nov - 20 Nov 2022
25 Nov - 28 Nov 2022
02 Dec - 05 Dec 2022
09 Dec - 11 Dec 2022
16 Dec - 18 Dec 2022

Details - Locum rates plus travel and accommodation provided
Credentials: NSW Health paperwork, Immunisation and Vaccinations, Police Check, Medicare Provider Number, NSW Working with Children Check, Hospital online requirements


Job ID: J105393
Contact Amber Derby-Davies on +61 2 8353 9000 or email aderbydavies@wave.com.au

Paediatrician Specialist locum available in NSW

Rate on application

Become a valued team member & supplement your income in this friendly hospital.

Paeds - General Location upon request, NSW, Australia Immediate
Consultant / Specialist
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Paediatrician Specialist locum available in NSW

Become a valued team member & supplement your income in this friendly hospital.

Duration: 2 locum shifts
Conditions: Dates -
11 Apr to 18 Apr 2022
3 Jun to 13 Jun 2022


Details - $2500 daily rate (24hr period) plus travel and accommodation provided.
Credentials: NSW paperwork, Immunisations, criminal record check & working with children check
Job ID: J118489
Contact Amber Derby-Davies on +61 2 8353 9000 or email aderbydavies@wave.com.au

Paediatrician Specialist needed in QLD ASAP

Rate on application

This is an exciting opportunity for a locum Paediatrician Specialist in the balmy QLD.

Paeds - General Location upon request, QLD, Australia Immediate
Consultant / Specialist
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Paediatrician Specialist needed in QLD ASAP

This is an exciting opportunity for a locum Paediatrician Specialist in the balmy QLD.

Duration: 3 months
Conditions: Dates -
04 Apr to 17 Apr 2022
26 Apr to 08 May 2022
2-3 months contract


Details - Locum rates plus travel and accommodation provided.
Credentials: QLD paperwork, Immunisations, criminal record check & working with children check
Job ID: J117884
Contact Amber Derby-Davies on +61 2 8353 9000 or email aderbydavies@wave.com.au

Visit SA and head to the opal capital of the world!

$2,000 per day

Lucrative locum stint for South Australian Based Paediatricians ONLY.

Paeds - General Location upon request, SA, Australia Immediate
Consultant / Specialist
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Visit SA and head to the opal capital of the world!

Lucrative locum stint for South Australian Based Paediatricians ONLY.

Duration: 3x days per week
Conditions: Paed - Umoona Tjutagku Health Service - May 2022

Dates: Flexible with dates, ideally someone who can visit 2-3 times before June 2022

Details - Flexible locum rates plus travel and accommodation provided

Ideally need a Paediatrician Based in South Australia
Credentials: SA Health paperwork, Immunisation and Vaccinations, Police Check, Medicare Provider Number, SA Working with Children Check, Hospital online requirements
Job ID: J108881
Contact Amber Derby-Davies on +61 2 8353 9000 or email aderbydavies@wave.com.au

Consultant Paediatrician, head to coastal WA starting Apr 2022

$2,000 per day

Be part of a team of medical professionals while enjoying the adventures only this place has to offer

Paeds - General Location upon request, WA, Australia Immediate
Consultant / Specialist
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Consultant Paediatrician, head to coastal WA starting Apr 2022

Be part of a team of medical professionals while enjoying the adventures only this place has to offer

Duration: 8 weeks
Conditions: Dates:
04 Apr to 24 Jun 2022
13 Jun to 01 Jul 2022

Details - $2000 per day plus travel and accommodation provided
Credentials: Paperwork: WA Health paperwork, Immunisation and Vaccinations, Police Check, Medicare Provider Number, WA Working with Children Check, WA Health Mandatory Online Training Courses, Hospital online requirements
Job ID: J113405
Contact Amber Derby-Davies on +61 2 8353 9000 or email aderbydavies@wave.com.au

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Frequently asked questions

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 Paediatrician jobs in the following areas:

  • Community Child Health
  • Paediatric Endocrinology
  • Paediatric Nuclear Medicine
  • General Paediatrics
  • Paediatric Immunology & Allergy
  • Paediatric Palliative Medicine
  • Neonatal
  • Paediatric Infectious Disease
  • Paediatric Respiratory Medicine
  • Perinatal Medicine
  • Paediatric Medical Oncology
  • Paediatric Rheumatology
  • Paediatric Cardiology
  • Paediatric Nephrology
  • Paediatric Sleep Medicine
  • Paediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Paediatric Neurology

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.

Will Wavelength help with AHPRA and College registration?

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 the college registration process, Medicare and visas.

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