Senior Staff Specialist / Staff Specialist - Paediatrics

Take the next step in your career whilst enjoying serene community living

  • Join a well-regarded, major country Hospital
  • Showcase your leadership skills and teaching expertise
  • Escape the cold in this warm sub tropical climate
The Position
Wavelength is seeking a Staff Specialist / Senior Staff Specialist – Paediatrics to take on an exciting role located in Northern Queensland. You will be providing leadership and direction to an expanding team team in this well established major Hospital with a forward thinking Clinical Director. You will also be providing high level clinical consulting skills across a wide range of paediatric services and various locations as required. Your ability to work autonomously will be highly regarded as you direct patient process from triage to discharge and on going care with registrar and RMO support available to you around the clock. Your experience and dedication will be rewarded with an attractive salary package inclusive of various allowances for professional development, motor vehicle, over time and on call duties, with a furnished home also part of this competitive offer. Additionally, you will have an interest in sharing your knowledge as you facilitate and supervise training for tertiary level students, alongside providing and undertaking research and education opportunities.

The Hospital
The Hospital services a growing population of 54,500 residents and operates as an accredited teaching public Hospital. The facility offers services such as Obstetrics, Paediatrics, Emergency and Coronary care. There are currently two operating theatres with a four bed ICU. The Emergency department currently sees over 27,593 presentations, and 10,977 admissions annually. This facility has recently received $45million in funding to support upgrades to existing facilities as the demand for service in the area continues to grow.

The Location
Located on the Central QLD coast, this regional town has a rich history which is well documented throughout the local attractions, abundance of parks and colonial-era architecture and displays. This city has a warm country atmosphere bound to make you feel at home. Enjoy a warm sub-tropical climate as you explore the nearby national parks including forests and world renowned water falls.  Known as a centre for academic excellence, this town offers a vast array of educational options including campuses for tertiary education as well as sporting opportunities. This location is easily accessible by all modes of transport making it an ideal escape from the bustling city for family and friends.

Essential Criteria
To be successful in applying for this position you must have FRACP possession of qualifications and experience appropriate for registration as a Specialist in Paediatrics in Australia.

Would you like to find out how to make this rare position in the ultimate Australian climate yours? Contact Wavelength today to express your interest.