Director of Emergency Medicine and Emergency Medicine Specialist

A rare opportunity to be instrumental in the management and development of Emergency Medical Services

  • Brand new state-of-the-art hospital
  • Director and Specialist roles available
  • Affordable housing and excellent family facilities
The Position
As an experienced Director of Emergency Medicine or an Emergency Medicine Specialist ready to take the next steps in your career, this opportunity will allow you to take lead and utilise your management skills. Leading by positive example, you will provide high quality clinical care to all patients attending the department, assisting medical officers and registrars to manage the treatment and care of all patients they attend to as well. You will display a willingness to commit to an equitable hospital on-call roster as well as a willingness to work effectively with medical and other health service colleagues, keeping the best interests of the department in mind at all times.

There are two opportunities available within the same health service, the Director postion and an Emergency Medicine Specialist opportunity. Part-time or Job Share positions will also be considered. 

The Hospital
You will be based in a brand new, state-of-the-art hospital comprising  of 130 overnight beds with a view to increase over the next 5 years. Receiving over $160 million in federal funding, the new facility has enhanced the range, quality, and level of clinical and support services in the local region. Furthermore, it is a teaching hospital for medical and nursing students. The hospital is able to deliver contemporary and integrated models of care which better meet the health care needs of the region. 
 
The Location

Renowned for its close knit and supportive community, this appealing country town offers exceptional lifestyle opportunities and superb family facilities. With house prices typically less than a third of the cost of Sydney or Melbourne, even for beachfront properties, living here provides the ideal antidote to the stresses of city life. With regular flights and excellent road connections to Sydney, Canberra and Melbourne you are never more than 2 hours from a metropolitan area. You will have plenty to explore in this beautiful coastal region, dotted with lagoons and surrounded by rich pastures and rainforests. 

Essential Criteria
To be eligible for this role you must hold Fellowship with the Australasian College of Emergency Medicine as well as AHPRA Specialist Registration.

Utilise or develop your management skills in a region that offers fantastic weather, stunning scenery and the chance to achieve a good work life balance. Apply now or contact Emma today for a confidential discussion.