Emergency Medicine Principle House Officer

Gain a hands-on experience that will advance your skills and knowledge

  • Multiple positions available
  • 12-month contract with the possibility to extend
  • Sun-filled town that offers a great work-life balance
The Position
As an Emergency Medicine Principle House Officer with at least 4 years of post-graduate experience, you will join a growing and supportive team. The hospital is seeking several PHOs, offering 12-month contracts and potentially extensions. With the ability to provide high quality and efficient clinical care to patients, you will find yourself supported by the Director, the Staff Specialists and senior medical staff. In turn, you will provide support to junior staff and students within the department, as you help to initiate, maintain and manage patient care.

The Hospital
This 70-bed hospital is serving a growing population leading to an increase in workforce and new infrastructure. The hospital provides a range of clinical services, including general medicine, surgery, maternity, paediatrics, emergency services, outpatients, medical imaging, pathology and pharmacy.

This position supports the Emergency Department and inpatient units providing anaesthetic and obstetric services as well as general inpatient services.

The Location
With a sub-tropical climate offering year-round sunshine, this premier port city is located 550 kilometres from Brisbane, on the inlet of the Coral Sea. It maintains a relaxed and laid back charm whilst also being a thriving hub of activity, including a whole range of outdoor activities throughout the year. Traveling across the sea you can enjoy snorkelling and diving on the vibrant coral reef, whilst inland you can enjoy bush walking in the great Australian Outback. You can also enjoy the magnificent views of the natural, deep water harbour and numerous islands situated off the coast from the tops of the undulating hills.

Essential Criteria
You must have AHPRA registration and at least 4 years post graduate experience.

In a location that offers a good work-life balance, this role also offers a chance for long term progression. If this sounds like the role for you, get in contact today!