Senior Medical Officer (Rural Generalist) - Bamaga, Queensland

Torres and Cape Hospital and Health Service, Bamaga Hospital   

Remuneration comprising salary between $176,802 - $258,910 p.a., employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%).
Work within a remarkable 'corner' of Australia, make a significant contribution to improving the health and wellbeing of the local communities within the Torres and Cape Hospital and Health Service, and become a valued member of a dynamic rural health care team that provides quality and culturally appropriate medical services.
To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Competence and capability in primary rural medical practice (particularly hospital-based practice and/or primary health) and in the relevant advanced skill(s) if appointed as a Rural Generalist or Provisional Fellow.
  • Demonstrated skill in trauma management, general and emergency medicine.
  • Ability to function in a multidisciplinary team and to provide leadership within the team.
  • High level of communication skills in clinical practice and corporate functions.
  • Commitment to improving standards and quality of health care and patient safety within the hospital and community.
  • Demonstrated ability to organise work and work without supervision.

Dr Jen Wharton – 07 4069 0640
Job ad reference:
TC540930 - 2900148
More information and apply:
Closing date:
Wednesday 24 April 2024









(Office use only - ad exp. 7/4)