Consultant Emergency Medicine
Location: Australia,Western Australia
Work type: Full Time
GERALDTON REGIONAL HOSPITAL, SHENTON STREET, GERALDTON WA, AUSTRALIA
$354,487 - $451,677 yearly
Geraldton Hospital is seeking to appoint a Consultant - Emergency Medicine. The ED at Geraldton is busy regional resource centre seeing approximately 30,000 patients/year and an admission rate of 20%. Approximately 30% presentations are paediatrics and there is a high proportion of Indigenous patients. The nearest tertiary hospital is located in Perth, approximately 500km away, therefore the ED manages a wide range of significant trauma and high acuity illness. You will join a team of enthusiastic FACEMs committed to providing high quality Emergency care and training. Fractional appointments are available and the position also includes the opportunity to undertake a clinical support portfolio.
The WA Country Health Service (WACHS) is the largest country health system in Australia and one of the biggest in the world, providing health services to approximately half a million people, including 45,000 Aboriginal people, over a vast two and a half million square kilometre area. Geraldton is a coastal town approximately 500km north of Perth with a population of 30,000. It enjoys a great climate with a range of water activities such as surfing, kitesurfing, windsurfing.
Employee Benefits: Our employees enjoy a range of benefits which may include (in line with operational requirements):
- Professional development opportunities and study leave/assistance
- Access to generous salary packaging arrangements
- Flexible working arrangements
- Flexible leave arrangements
- Other professional and location based allowances
- For information on superannuation go to: http://www.treasury.wa.gov.au/Superannuation/Employees/Overview/
Selection Criteria: Please see the attached Job Description Form.
For Further Job Related Information: We encourage you to contact Dr Yusuf Nagree on 0437 482 566 or Dr Jennefer Love at Jenny.Love@health.wa.gov.au.
If you experience difficulties while applying online, please contact Employment Services on 1300 553 680 for immediate assistance during business hours.
Application Instructions: Applicants are requested to apply online.
It is preferable for your referee to be a current supervisor or manager.
Applicants are advised to write a statement addressing the selection criteria and provide a detailed curriculum vitae which summarises your experience and how you are able to meet the position requirements. These documents should be complete and ready to attach prior to applying online. Please ensure you allow sufficient time to complete the online application process as you will be required to answer various questions and attach your documentation.
Lodgement is system generated. Any submissions on, or after, 4:00pm will not be accepted.
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