Advanced Trainee in Emergency Medicine positions
Seeking expressions of interest for two positions for 6 months each starting 3 February 2020 or 3 August 2020
Registrar Year 1-7, $130,145 to $174,823 pa*
* includes base salary $109,678 to $150,479 pa, professional Development allowance $10,048 pa and 9.50% employer contributed Superannuation. Rates as at October 2018. Full time (80 hours per fortnight) salary as per WA Health System Medical Practitioners AMA Industrial Agreement 2016.
Geraldton Hospital is the major centre in the Midwest district of WA. The ED sees approximately 35,000 presentations/year including a large proportion of paediatrics and Indigenous patients, with high acuity and an admission rate of about 22%.
A highly varied case-mix will give you many opportunities to gain hands-on procedural skills and a broad clinical experience. Rostering is very flexible and includes weekly protected education time. Opportunities to complete the 4:10 requirements are also available.
The ED is also the local referral centre for patient transfers from surrounding smaller facilities and is often involved in the provision of critical care and stabilisation of patients prior to aeromedical retrieval to tertiary centres.
Geraldton is part of WA’s Coral Coast, and is world renowned for an extensive host of water sports including spectacular kitesurfing, windsurfing, fishing and diving. The Abrolhos Islands are 70km off shore and have many fantastic diving and snorkeling locations. Nearby National Parks are great for hiking and camping.
Pre-requisites: The successful applicants will have previous emergency medicine experience and must be registered with the Australian Medical Board and registered as a trainee with the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine.
How to Apply:
All applications to be lodged via the 2020 Registrar – Service/Trainee – various position, various locations in Country WA recruitment Pool online at MedJobsWA.
Applicants are advised to provide the following:
For further information please contact Geraldton ED Co-Directors:
Dr Jenne Love [email protected] 0413 596 855
Dr Yusuf Nagree [email protected] 0437 482 566