Emergency Medicine Career Medical Officer

Enjoy fantastic rates as well as the relaxed pace of life this region has to offer

  • Boost your income with favourable penalty rates on a rotating roster
  • Provide your support and expertise to junior staff
  • On the fringe of Sydney, this country region offers a laid back lifestyle

The Position
As a Career Medical Officer in Emergency Medicine, you will be the most senior on shift with support from junior doctors. You will be joining a hospital that works under a public-private partnership, contributing to the values of the organisation whilst promoting and displaying consistent high standards of clinical care. You will work four, 10-hour shifts on a rotating roster earning an hourly rate depending on experience and penalty rates covering: 12.5% for 6pm-midnight, 50% night-8am, time + ½ from midnight Friday to midnight Saturday, and time + ¾ from midnight Saturday to midnight Sunday.  

The Hospital
Operating under a unique public-private partnership with the NSW Government, this hospital consists of 120 beds and offers services such as medical, surgical, paediatric, intensive and coronary care. Along with a 24hour Emergency department, there is also an afterhours GP Clinic and a clinical and nursing school for a number of nearby Universities. The Emergency department itself sees 60-80 presentations per day and you will experience lower acuity presentations and no trauma.

The private health care provider associated with this hospital is a leading organisation with over 118 years’ experience. With an excellent reputation as a caring, nurturing and supportive employer, it provides private hospitals, home nursing and Social Outreach.

The Location
Situated at the fringe of the metropolitan area of Sydney, this region feels worlds away as it sits close to the river it is named after. With the river itself offering serene bays and inlets with surrounding forested slopes, you will find yourself enjoying boat trips along the tranquil water, fresh oysters at a nearby riverside café or a relaxing picnic spot where the whole family can enjoy the views. You will also find the opportunity for bushwalks, mountain biking, fishing or canoeing.

You will find many amenities such as cafes, shops and bars along with the Regional Gallery and Regional Museum. With plenty of fresh local produce to enjoy, you can also take part in the Farm Gate Trail on a self-drive tour of local orchards, wineries and arts and crafts shops. With a largely rural feel, the region has a community focus and attracts young families.

Essential Criteria
With AHPRA General Registration you will be confident in your ability to work independently having gained at least 4 years prior experience in Emergency Medicine.

Snatch up this opportunity in an ideal Sydney location surrounded by beautiful landscapes - Get in touch today for a confidential discussion.