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A unique and rewarding flexible opportunity in beautiful Queensland

  • Beautiful colonial town - 90min from Brisbane
  • Join an innovative teaching hospital
  • Explore beautiful Queensland and all its treasures

The Position

As the Senior Staff Specialist or Staff Specialist Neurology, you will be expected to deliver quality care to patients, as well as provide departmental leadership to a multidisciplinary team. Your clinical responsibilities would entail the on-call provision of patient care, communicating with other units and referring hospitals, and maintaining appropriate records and confidentiality.  In this role, you would also be responsible for coordinating and facilitating the education and research of medical students, junior medical officers, principal house officers, registrars and senior medical staff. Those involved with teaching are eligible to apply for an academic title with the affiliated University. 

The Hospital

This medium-sized 320+ bed hospital provides public services to a population of 200,000. In conjunction with the District, it provides an integrated network of acute, mental health, aged care, community and allied health inpatient and outpatient services. There are 79 non-consultant hospital doctors and approximately 30 staff specialists across the various specialties. In addition, there are approximately 40 visiting specialists, who provide services to this hospital. The hospital itself is large enough to offer a varied and full clinical workload while maintaining the friendliness and atmosphere of a smaller hospital.  Additionally, it is an accredited teaching hospital.

The Location

This beautiful, colonial city located in Queensland is situated a comfortable two-hour highway drive from the famous beaches of the Gold Coast. The city is highly accessible via multiple highways and daily flights to and from Brisbane International Airport. With a variety of parks, botanical gardens, shopping and cafes, the city will provide endless entertainment for you and your family.

Whether you?re seeking rural acreage or city living, there?s no shortage of affordable housing options. This location also offers several private and public primary and secondary schools, as well as sporting opportunities for students of all ages. There are also two major universities nearby lending to the vibrancy of == The Location ==.  

Essential Criteria

Registration with or eligibility for registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) as a Specialist \Neurologist. Our client is looking for a candidate who has demonstrated excellence as a clinician in a public health setting, as well as a candidate who has executed major teaching and research initiatives.