Resident Medical Officer - Emergency Medicine

Take advantage of this opportunity to further your expertise in Sydney with a dedicated and supportive team

  • Gain experience within a hospital that values training and development
  • 12-month contract with possibility to extend
  • Ideal location close to Sydney and surrounded by natural landscapes
The Position
As a Resident Medical Officer you will join a multi-disciplinary and driven team to provide high quality clinical care in the Emergency Department. This hospital allows doctors to work closely with Consultants and learn from their expertise, making this an exciting opportunity to develop your skills and progress your medical career. In addition to professional development, you will also benefit from salary packaging and flexible work options with this service. This role can commence immediately and on offer is a 12-month contract with the possibility of extending. 

The Hospital
Operating under a unique public-private partnership with the NSW Government, this hospital consists of over 120 beds and offers services such as medical, surgical, paediatric, intensive and coronary care. Along with a 24hour Emergency Department, there is also an afterhours GP Clinic and a clinical and nursing school for a number of nearby Universities. The Emergency Department sees approximately 25,000 patients per year and has seen significant growth in the last year. You will see an interesting case mix including paediatrics, and whilst there is not a trauma centre, due to location major trauma does present on occasion. 

 
The private health care provider associated with this hospital is a leading organisation with over 118 years’ experience. With an excellent reputation as a caring, nurturing and supportive employer, it provides private hospitals, home nursing and Social Outreach. 

The Location
Although this region is situated on the fringe of the metropolitan area of Sydney it feels worlds away. Sitting close to the river it’s named after, it offers serene bays and inlets with surrounding forested slopes where you can enjoy boat trips, fresh oysters at a nearby riverside café or a relaxing picnic spot where the whole family can enjoy the views. There are also plenty of opportunities for bushwalks, mountain biking, fishing or canoeing.

The region attracts a rich mix of residents due to its outstanding schooling options, excellent health services, shorter commuting times, extensive range of residential properties and beautiful countryside. It’s a clean, safe and relaxed place to live with the Harbour Bridge in easy reach.

Essential Criteria
You will hold current registration or be eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia (AHPRA) with experience from a country with a comparable health care system such as New Zealand, the UK, Ireland, Canada or USA. You will have a minimum of two years postgraduate experience, including six months experience in an Emergency Department.  

Don’t let an opportunity to develop you career while being based in a tranquil location with Sydney nearby slip away - Get in touch today for further details.