Emergency Medicine House Officers (SHO & PHO)

Progress your career and experience the best of tropical Queensland

  • Develop your experience in a recently redeveloped Emergency Department
  • Base yourself in a coastal city wiith surrounding white sand beaches
  • Learning, training and professional development opportunities
The Position
As an Emergency Medicine SHO or PHO (depending on experience) you will find yourself supported by an encouraging team and you will have the opportunity to progress and develop your clinical knowledge and skills. Being a regional department, you will experience a variety of cases including trauma and envenomation cases, both terrestrial and marine. Guided by senior members of the team you will also be required to provide leadership and direction to junior staff and students.

Along with a competitive salary there are excellent relocation benefits.

The Hospital
Having recently undergone major redevelopments, this hospital has developed in to a leading medical service providing an extensive range of services such as inpatient, outpatient, community and mental health services. Annually this health service is exposed to around 50,000 emergency presentations, with a 20% paediatric case-load and 30% admission rate. This is a department accredited for 12 months training with ACEM.

The Location
With over 300 days of sunshine a 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 General registration or be eligible for registration having worked in a comparable country. You must be PGY2+ in your level of experience.

Develop your ED experience in a beautiful coastal location within a newly redeveloped department.