Emergency Medicine Consultant

Join a department with a great working relationship amongst doctors and nurses

  • Work in a reputable and recently refurbished hospital
  • A great social culture coupled with impressive benefits
  • Tropical Queensland location offering a superb lifestyle
The Position
As an Emergency Medicine Consultant you will be joining a well-staffed department with a great culture and friendly working nature. You will offer support and guidance to junior members of the team whilst also offering leadership and direction. On-call duties are shared amongst the Consultants with the need for around one shift per fortnight.

With an average of 52,000 presentations being seen annually, recent reports have highlighted that the performance is well above the national standard for patients requiring urgent treatment being seen within a 30-minute time frame.

The Hospital
In recent years this hospital has undergone a major redevelopment totalling in excess of $50 million. The redevelopment has delivered new beds, improved services in the rehabilitation unit, as well as a new emergency department, maternity unit and special care nursery. It has become a major medical service providing an extensive range of inpatient, outpatient, community, allied, mental and oral health services

The Location
With an abundance of sunshine each year, this fantastic coastal city situated roughly halfway between Brisbane and Townsville has plenty of natural and man-made attractions. The notoriously tropical climate accommodates for those wanting to explore the great outdoors and, with options from remote island getaways to secluded inland bush walks, you can experience Australian living at its best.

With modern shopping facilities, quality education centres and plenty of restaurants and social hubs to choose from, this city can offer the desired conveniences and perks of city living combined with a relaxed and rural lifestyle.

Essential Criteria

To be eligible for this role you must hold AHPRA Specialist registration and have Fellowship with ACEM. Alternatively, you will hold the equivalent from a country with a comparable health care system such as the UK, Ireland, USA or Canada.
If you are looking for a role that values your services then this could be the right position for you. Apply now or contact Emma for a no-obligation discussion today on +61 2 8353 9042 or email egough@wave.com.au.