Emergency Physician (FACEM) and Emergency Doctors (Min PGY4) (Permanent PT & Locum)

$210.00 - $260.00 hourly
  • Heal Urgent Care
  • Heal Specialist Urgent Care, Parry Street, Newcastle West NSW, Australia
Part time Health Care

Job Description

IGNITE your career path. 

  •  Do you want to do things differently, and challenge the status quo in Healthcare? 
  •  Are you a compassionate and skilled physician looking for balance and sustainability in your  medical career?  

 Then Look no further! Come and join our team. 

About Heal

Heal Specialist Urgent Care is the first of its kind in Newcastle and Maitland, revolutionising how urgent medical care is delivered in Australia. We bridge the gap between emergency and general practice; treating injuries, illness and providing x-rays.

Heal is energising emergency clinicians and emergency teams to provide compassionate care in our communities. We focus on the patient experience by providing timely and exceptional care. 

At Heal, our mission is to revolutionise the way urgent medical care is delivered in Australia by:

  • Making healthcare easy

  • Delivering extraordinary care

  • Caring for people, not patients

  • Empowering people by growing health literacy

The Opportunity:

We are currently recruiting for Emergency Physicians (FACEMs ) and Emergency Doctors (Min PGY4) in both permanent part-time & VMO/Locum roles. 

Working as the clinical lead for our multidisciplinary team, you will play a key role in positively impacting the health and wellbeing of the local community, by helping to offset the burden placed upon our public health systems. The Urgent Care model closely aligns with a private Fast Track and at Heal we prioritise patient experience with time efficiency in a premium environment.

Heal Urgent Care has two walk-in clinics in the Hunter region, the established Newcastle clinic has 12 treatment spaces, a procedure room, dedicated onsite x-ray and point of care pathology testing, with generous amenities and office spaces. 

Both positions provide options for flexible rostering, including weekends and public holidays. Our clinics are not open overnight. 

What we offer:

  • Heal has a philosophy of sharing our success by offering financial rewards to FACEM’s including our generous family holiday allowance 

  • A medical scribe to take care of daily administrative tasks such as documentation, ordering investigations and discharge, allowing you to focus on consulting and clinical decision making

  • High patient turnover and ultimate patient flow with no access block

  • No on-call requirement, no night shifts.

  • Technology and IT systems that make healthcare easy for both patients and doctors

  • Free Urgent Care for you and your immediate family

  • A dedicated on site car parking space

  • End of trip facilities

  • 5* star hotel accommodation available and financial assistance with transport logistics for locums

Who you are:

  • A service focused and empathetic Emergency Physician (FACEM) or Emergency Doctor with a genuine interest in patient needs, outcomes, and continuous quality improvement

  • Highly motivated and organised with a vigilant attitude towards accuracy and compliance

  • Ambitious and energised to guide the team to deliver extraordinary healthcare

  • Able to demonstrate leadership skills and contribute to building a positive team culture that reflects our values

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, effective written and verbal communications

  • Embraces digital tools to streamline administrative processes 

Essential Requirements

  • Applicants must have a Medical Degree registrable in NSW and hold Fellowship or membership of the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine and/or equivalent specialist qualifications/other specialist recognition as provided for in the Staff Specialist (State) Award or Health Insurance Act (1973)

  • Experience working in an Emergency Department with significant paediatric activity

  • Experience with orthopaedic and musculoskeletal injuries

Who we are:

  • A dedicated team with a passion for delivering extraordinary health care

  • A flexible workplace, offering appropriate work/life balance and integration

  • A people first organisation, for our patients, team and partners

  • An organisation passionate about education and developing our skills.

Culture and Benefits:

  • Career Opportunities – We are a rapidly growing medical organisation with lots of opportunities to ignite your career outside of the ED. Opportunities exist to work in outpatient clinics within Heal’s After Care model (e.g. concussion clinic , occupational med, HITH programs, work cover etc).

  • Flexible work arrangements – we are able to offer a variety of shift patterns and shift lengths to suit your lifestyle. 

  • Rewarding Performance – we have a philosophy of sharing our success by offering financial rewards to our employees including our generous annual family holiday allowance

  • Mental Health - we know supporting people through health episodes can take an emotional toll, that’s why we provide our team with access to EAP services

Why Newcastle and The Hunter Region? 

Newcastle is Australia’s second oldest and NSW’s second largest city. Located just 1.5 hrs from Sydney, Newcastle airport offers numerous direct flights daily to Melbourne, Brisbane and other Australian locations.

We are proud of our stunning beaches, gorgeous coastline, NSW’s largest Lake, National Parks, beautiful architecture and varied dining options. The liveability of our Hunter Valley region includes a world class university, superb sporting facilities, award winning attractions and restaurants along with numerous public, private and preschool options. Find out more about Newcastle, Maitland and surrounding Lake Macquarie and Hunter Valley regions https://www.visitnewcastle.com.au


If your values align with ours, we welcome your application. 

Please contact Camilla Stewart, if you wish to discuss this opportunity in more detail [email protected]

You can learn more about Heal Urgent Care, here: https://www.healurgentcare.com.au/work-with-us/ 

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