Clinical Director Medicine

Escape the winter in warm, sunny Queensland.

  • Modern, purpose-built facility with cutting edge technology
  • Supportive and welcoming collegiate team of Specialists
  • May 2018 start
The Position
In this fixed-term opportunity for the Clinical Director of Medicine, you will lead and support a team of Physician colleagues with a good mix of experience and enthusiasm, enabling high quality, contemporary services integrated within the clinical services framework of the Hospital.  Your key relationships with other clinical departments are critical as is ongoing service development and teaching so as to provide for a sustainable service.

The Hospital
The appointment is based in a 70-bed facility offering a range of general and specialist inpatient and outpatient services including emergency, general medicine and surgery, basic orthopaedics, obstetrics, maternity, gynaecology, high dependency and coronary care, palliative care, paediatrics, medical imaging, pathology and clinical investigation. As part of a campus, this public hospital is situated in close proximity to a private hospital. With the two working in conjunction with one another, this makes for an interesting and varied workload.

The Location
You will be working in a major port city in Queensland with a strong and dynamic economy located a stone’s throw from the Southern Great Barrier Reef. With majestic heights and deep coral lagoons, this region has an adventurous outdoor flavour which complements its busy, urban environment. Make the choice to recline on secluded beaches in the subtropical climate, or get your gear on and go boating, fishing, swimming or surfing in this activity-laden city.

Essential Requirements
To be successful in applying for this position you must hold FRACP and be eligible for registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency. You must be able to demonstrate an understanding of requirements for managing medical services and possess developed leadership skills and experience in leading and contributing as a team member in a multidisciplinary approach to service provision. You must also meet the English language proficiency requirements. 

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.