Emergency Medicine Specialist

Experience Australia's outback while still being within reach of WA's beautiful coastlines for weekend getaways

  • FIFO option and relocation assistance provided
  • Become part of a supportive, experienced and growing team
  • Further develop your expertise in a regional setting with exposure to a broad mix of cases and trauma
The Position
As an Emergency Medicine Specialist you will join a growing and well supported department with a positive team culture. You will be well supported by experienced SMOs and locums in addition to Registrars and fellow Consultants on shift. Flexible oppportunities are available with the scope to negotiate shift blocks and FIFO options from Perth, with accommodation provided.

The Hospital
This 130-bed modern health facility is the largest regional public hospital in Western Australia, with links to the Trauma Registry at Royal Perth. This facility has recently been extensively redeveloped (in excess of $50 million), ensuring that vital services are offered to the local community.  You will experience a high level of acuity and experience a variety of cases including trauma, maternity and mining incidences. The Emergency Department itself sees 30,000 presentations per year, with a 30% paediatric case-load and 25% admission rate.

The Location
Life in this city offers the chance to indulge in the friendly outback hospitality of the local community, whilst also enjoying heritage listed buildings and great shopping, dining and recreational facilities. As the commercial centre for the Goldfields Esperance region, the city enjoys hot, dry summers and cool, dry winters. It is a city which provides a great base to discover the wonders of the Australian ecosystem with 12 nature reserves and a vast network of walking and cycling trails to explore.

As for amenities, the population of over 30,000 people enjoy excellent restaurants with global cuisines, café’s, pubs and many parks. This location has much to offer every member of the family, including weekly historical tours, market days, festivals as well as the chance to dress up for a day at the races.

Essential Criteria
To be successful in your application, you must hold Fellowship with the Australasian College of Emergency Medicine (FACEM) and have AHPRA Specialist registration. Alternatively, you will hold FACEM equivalent and be eligible for registration with experience from a comparable country.