Consultant Emergency Medicine - Albany Hospital, WA

$375,863 - $477,340 yearly
  • WA Country Health Service
  • Albany WA, Australia
Full time Government Health Care

Job Description

Permanent full-time, 80 hours per fortnight appointment,

Remuneration package: Year 1 – 9 $375,863 - $477,340 per annum



Rare Opportunity: Join Our Exceptional Team in a Stunning Location!

Are you ready for a career move that offers not just a job, but an extraordinary lifestyle? Look no further! We're offering a once-in-a-blue-moon chance to join our team in a location that's as breathtaking as it is professionally rewarding.

Here's why you won't want to miss out:

  1. Mild Climate, Abundant Sunshine: Say goodbye to dreary weather! Our region boasts a mild climate with plenty of sunny days, perfect for outdoor adventures and exploring the stunning surroundings.
  2. Beach Paradise: Picture yourself surrounded by crystal white sand and turquoise waters. That's just a glimpse of the beach life awaiting you here.
  3. Unbeatable Hiking: Lace up your boots and discover the wonders of the Porongurup ranges and coastal hikes. From rugged trails to scenic vistas, there's something for every outdoor enthusiast.
  4. Vibrant Art Scene: Immerse yourself in creativity amidst beautiful natural landscapes. Our region is a haven for artists and art lovers alike.
  5.  Winery Heaven: Indulge in the finest paddock-to-plate produce and world-class wines from our renowned wineries. It's a gastronomic paradise waiting to be explored.
  6. State-of-the-Art Hospital Facilities: Our modern hospital facilities are equipped with pathology and radiology services, ensuring top-notch care for our community 7 days a week.
  7. A Stellar Team: Join a long-standing team of professionals with a wealth of experience. Our collegial atmosphere fosters teamwork and stability, ensuring you'll feel right at home from day one.

Possible benefits included to the role:

  • Relocation assistance is available.
  • Leave entitlements: 4 weeks annual +an additional week, 3 weeks professional development leave (PDL), additional PDL overseas Leave, and so forth.
  • Medical indemnity insurance, and penalty rates.
  • Zone or special area tax offset, home ownership subsidy scheme.
  • Eligible to benefit from discounts across some private health funds.
  • Immense professional opportunities that arise from country practice.

The department:

  • Sees over 33,000 attendees per year.
  • Combination of FACEMs, Senior Medical Practitioners, Registrars, Residents, Interns and Nurse Practitioners, HDU unit.
  • Interesting case mix: Resus, retrieval, procedures.
  • Manoeuvrable and creative approaches and policies driven by evidence-based medicine.

The successful candidates will have:

  • Fellowship of the Australasian College of Emergency Medicine.
  • Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Passion to work in a rural hospital involved in direct patient care and guiding the patient’s journey through the ED.

The region:

  • Only 4-hour drive to Perth or 1 hour flight.
  • Resident Population of around 61,351.
  • A wide range of everyday services and facilities including banks, ATMs, libraries, business centres, post offices, supermarkets, hardware stores, butchers, bakers and so on.
  • A range of public and private primary and secondary schools as well as higher education through apprenticeships, TAFE, and university facilities.
  • Average rent of $360/week and house price around $467,000.

For more info, please visit WA Country Health Service - Albany Health Campus.

How to Apply

Online applications only via MedJobsWA Reference 12172.

For further information contact Dr Richard Leslie [email protected]. 

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