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Staff Specialist - Paediatrician Full-time Job

2 months ago   Doctor / Physician   Northern Territory   27 views
Job Details

The Location:
Our client is located in one of Australias most iconic regional locations. The town has even been singled out by a leading demographer as one of Australia's most cosmopolitan and vibrant towns with a young, transient and international population. Another interesting fact about the town is that it has the highest percentage of residents from the US of anywhere in Australia. This town is set to play an extraordinarily important role in the resources and tourism industries over the next decade as a de facto capital city of the interior of Australian.

The Hospital:
This is a 189-bed specialist teaching hospital servicing a population dispersed over 1.6 million square kilometres. This dispersion provides unique and rewarding challenges in the delivery of a range of comprehensive health services. Opened in 1977 the hospital was extensively redeveloped in 2002 with further rectification work in 2009 and is complemented by a setting of superbly designed gardens and outdoor areas.

The hospital provides the following services: Day Procedure, Emergency, Intensive Care and High Dependency, Maternity, Medical, Outpatients, Paediatric, Special Care Nursery, Surgical and Mental Health, plus arrange of clinical support services. It is also accredited with the Australian Council of Healthcare Standards and has links to many external research organisations.

The Role:
Provide high quality specialist paediatric services, through the Department of Paediatrics, to Central Australia comprising of Alice Springs and Barkly regions of the NT and fringe areas of Western Australia and South Australia.

Due to the large area serviced by this hospital and the broad ranging demographics of the local population this will be an extremely challenging role.

If you are seeking a challenge in one of the most interesting and unusual locations in the western world, then this could be for you.

To apply you will need to have completed one of the following:

  • The FRACP
  • Your full specialist training in the UK, USA, Canada or Ireland.
  • Have had your specialist training assessed by the RACP and have been found to be comparable.

Please click on apply now, or for more information call Liam on 07 3210 6332

Company Description
JPS Medical Recruitment is a privately owned Australian Medical Recruitment company specializing in placing medical professionals into both locum and permanent positions across Australia and New Zealand. Our core areas cover hospital based positions, (both public and private), medical imaging facilities and general practices.
The JPS recruitment team is comprised of recruiters from diverse global backgrounds with many decades of combined medical recruitment experience. The tremendous "know how" they bring to JPS has helped the company become an industry leader. Whether you are planning your next move or looking to recruit quality professionals then we are here to help.