25/09/2019

EMERGENCY MEDICINE CONSULTANT, MURDOCH

$316,590 - $416,574 yearly
  • St John of God Health Care
  • St John of God Murdoch Hospital
Full time Health Care

Job Description

Welcome to St John of God Health Care 

St John of God Health Care is a leading health care provider, with private and public hospitals, home nursing and social outreach services throughout Australia.

With over 120 years' experience in health care, we have an excellent reputation as a caring, nurturing and supportive employer. Learning is highly valued and there are many opportunities for professional development.

The Position: 

St John of God Murdoch Hospital has an excellent reputation, benefits from being located in the fastest growing area of Perth and is, conveniently positioned next door to the State’s flagship Fiona Stanley Hospital. 

  • Recently invested in a $235 million redevelopment, which has equipped the Hospital with state-of-the-art facilities and a modern aesthetic throughout.
  • Has Western Australia’s only private Emergency Department, which delivers 24 hour adult and paediatric emergency care.
  • Is a 480 bed facility that offers a diverse range of clinical services, including medical and surgical specialties, oncology, paediatrics, maternity, critical and coronary care.
  • Has a strong research focus, a well-established culture of clinical excellence, holistic care and collegiate working. 

We have an exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified, competent and experienced Emergency Medicine Consultant to provide specialist emergency services to adults and children within the Emergency Department. You will join a supportive team who are committed in providing high quality clinical management to ED patients. Applicants should preferably be an experienced ED consultant and FACEM qualified. 

Our consultants will promote patient quality and safety and provide leadership, training, supervision and education to doctors in training, Health Service Medical Practitioners and other health workers. 

This position will be offered on a permanent part time / permanent full time basis contracted 72 hours per fortnight. 

The successful candidate will have: 

  • A willingness and capacity to embrace the Mission and Values of St John of God Health Care.
  • Registered or eligible for General registration as a Medical Practitioner with the Medical Board of Australia (AHPRA) with Specialist registration in the field of Emergency Medicine.
  • Hold registration with FACEM (Fellow of the Australasian College of Emergency Medicine) or equivalent professional membership.
  • Demonstrated substantial clinical experience in the management of high acuity patients in a complex hospital environment.
  • Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to develop partnerships and mentor postgraduate professionals.
  • Well-developed review and evaluation skills, including the ability to make informed decisions.   

As a not-for-profit organisation you will be rewarded with a remuneration package commensurate with your skills and experience, also offering attractive salary packaging opportunities, along with a working environment that is consistent with our values. 

St John of God Health Care embraces diversity and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people with disabilities. 

For enquiries about this position, applicants should contact Dr Jason Fitch, Director Emergency Medicine on (08) 9438 9121 or [email protected]

 To apply, go to www.sjog.org.au/working-with-us and enter reference number 24677.

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