Emergency Medicine Principle House Officer

Utilise your skills in rural medicine within the Emergency Department and across the wards

  • Excellent benefits on offer alongside the salary
  • Join a health service that supports education and development
  • Renowned for beaches, its tropical climate and island out on the bay
The Position
As a Principle House Officer with skills in Emergency Medicine and General Medicine, you will be motivated by the opportunity to gain a hands on experience to progress and develop your knowledge. You will provide high quality inpatient and outpatient medical services so as to ensure 24 hour coverage. With a minimum of 4 years post-graduate experience, you will be confident in your ability to support junior staff and students whilst receiving dedicated support and guidance from senior staff and specialists yourself. You will help to initiate, maintain and manage patient care on a day to day basis and earn an attractive salary. 

Additional benefits include relocation and accommodation assistance.

The Hospital
This regional hospital provides a range of services for the surrounding population stretched along 150 kilometres of coastal communities. The services include 24 hour Emergency Medical cover, Obstetrics clinics, Rehabilitation services, Mental health programs and Palliative Inpatient services to name but a few. The Emergency Medical Services have an 8-bed Emergency Unit and 4 Short Stay beds (24 hour service) and the Acute Inpatient Services have a 22-bed inpatient unit (24 hour service). This hospital has a strong focus on training and has recently gained accreditation for training in Emergency Medicine.
The Location
Based along a large stretch of coastal land, this region is made up of a number of smaller communities. You will find yourself choosing between fishing regions, rainforest getaways or seaside style villages, with all offering something different to explore.  With stunning white sand beaches and turquoise seas, you can relax away from city stresses and make the most of the fresh air. Attractions include national parks, deep water creeks, boardwalk memorials and a nearby island.

Essential Criteria
You must have AHPRA registration and at least 4 years post graduate experience. Overseas doctors cannot currently be supported.

Get hands on experience to enhance your development in stunning coastal region. Apply now or contact Steph for a no-obligation discussion today on +61 2 8353 9024 or email snash@wave.com.au.