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General Practitioner with Special Interest in Respiratory Full-time Job

1 week ago   Doctor / Physician   Townsville region   5 views
Job Details

The Townsville Hospital and Health Service vision is world-class healthcare for northern Queensland.

Our purpose is `great care every day'.

Are you someone who is passionate, committed and dedicated to your profession?

Do you have what it takes to make a substantial contribution to our vision, purpose and values?

  • Put patients first in all that you do to optimise a seamless patient journey.
  • Committed to achieving health equity and continuously improving safety and quality.
  • Contribute to a high performing team, demonstrating a culture that lives our values.

About your opportunity

Fixed term temporary part time up to 30.06.2023 with the possibility of extension, not exceeding 12 months, 16 hrs per fortnight.

This position provides a unique opportunity for a GP with an interest in Respiratory Medicine to join the Respiratory Team at Townsville Hospital and Health Service (THHS) and help provide specialist services to our community.

Salary: Remuneration package of up to $85,582 p.a. (+ other applicable allowances/benefits) comprising salary range of $78.85 to $114.69p.h. (L13-L27), recreational leave loading (17.5%), employer contribution to superannuation (12.75%), attraction and retention incentive allowance, regional and rural attraction allowance, motor vehicle allowance, professional development assistance (allowances and leave), and inaccessibility allowance (if applicable). Level of appointment is dependent upon experience and advanced qualifications.


  • It is a mandatory requirement to be and to remain vaccinated against COVID-19.
  • Qualified as a medical practitioner and current registration with the Medical Board of Australia.
  • Fellowship of either the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (FACCRM) or Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP).
  • All applicants must be awarded the appropriate scope of clinical practice (SoCP) by the Townsville Hospital and Health Service (THHS) Credentialing and SoCP Committee.
  • Compliance with mandatory training requirements.
  • This is a Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPD) risk role: Hepatitis B, Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella, and Pertussis.

Please refer to the Role Description for further details.

Why make the change?

Enjoy the benefits of urban living without the nightmare of metropolitan traffic.


Contact: John Binder on 07 4433 7516.

Apply ONLINE by: Tuesday 07/02/2023.

Unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

Company Description
Queensland Health is a dynamic organisation committed to providing a range of services aimed at achieving good health and wellbeing for all Queenslanders. Through a network of 16 Hospital and Health Services and the Mater Hospitals, Queensland Health delivers a range of integrated services including hospital inpatient, outpatient and emergency services, community and mental health services, aged care services and public health and health promotion programs.