Emergency Medicine Specialist

Join a team led by a dedicated and supportive director. Option for FIFO with paid accommodation.

  • Excellent roster that encourages work life balance
  • Welcoming team of 65 medical staff
  • Welcoming community which offers a great social life
The Position
As an Emergency Medicine Specialist, you will be dedicated to bringing the highest standards to the department and its patients as you find yourself enjoying a rewarding career. With your own professional development being supported, you in turn will provide assistance to registrars, resident medical officers, interns and students alike. An interest in public and Indigenous Health would be well suited to this role as well as the flexibility to commit to out of ordinary hours and an on call roster. In return you will receive a generous salary package with a range of benefits, including accommodation. 

The Hospital
This Level 4 hospital has a total of 80 beds and offers primary, secondary and community health services in addition to specialist services such as anaesthetics, paediatrics, psychiatry, surgery and obstetrics & gynaecology. The hospital also hosts a range of clinics in speciality and sub-specialty services. The Royal Flying Doctor Service base provides rural retrievals and transfers.

The Location
Considered by many as the capital of northwest Queensland, located just 200 kilometres from the Northern Territory border this town brings out the adventurous spirit in everyone. With ample places to fish, camp, four wheel drive or enjoy an outback sunset, there is also a great range of shopping facilities including local markets. Over 23,000 people enjoy living in this modern community and it is an ideal location for the single professional or young couple. Over half the population is under the age of 35 years old and the majority of employees at the hospital have reported that their social life increased exponentially when they moved to the town.

Essential Criteria
To be successful in applying for this position you must hold FACEM and General Specialist registration with AHPRA. Alternatively, you will have Specialist experience from a comparable healthcare country and be eligible for specialist registration.

To work in a unique location where you can make a real difference to the community, contact Emma Gough today on +61 28353 9042 or at egough@wave.com.au.