Paediatric Principle House Officer

Attractive salary and additional benefits such as relocation on offer with this opportunity

  • High level of support available
  • Develop and grow professionally with a hands on experience
  • Base yourself in a town that offers a laid back charm and tropical climate
The Position
As a Paediatric Principle House Officer with immediate availability, you will join a health service where you will have the opportunity to develop and grow professionally via a hands-on experience. You will find yourself well supported by the staff specialists and other senior staff whilst in turn you will offer support to junior staff and students. Day to day you will help to initiate, maintain and manage patient care including assessing and identifying problems.

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. There is an 8 bed General Paediatric Ward and a 4-cot nursery as well as a busy outpatient service, community service and specialist child protection service.

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 the ability to commit to this 11-month role. You will enjoy gaining the exposure that this health service allows.

Gain a large wealth of experience and find yourself well supported with this opportunity. Apply now or contact Steph for a no-obligation discussion today on +61 2 8353 9024 or email