Senior Medical Officer (Rural Generalist) - Bamaga, Queensland


Torres and Cape Hospital and Health Service

Salary - $176802 - $258910 pa (plus allowances)

Work within a remarkable ‘corner' of Australia and make a significant contribution to improving the health and wellbeing of the local communities within the Torres and Cape Hospital and Health Service. 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.
  • Experience in education and training of medical staff and/or medical students.
  • High level of communication skills in clinical practice and corporate functions.
  • Demonstrated ability to organise work and work without supervision.
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain up-to-date knowledge and skills.

Dr Jennifer Wharton – 07 4069 0640

Job ad reference:

TC519201 - 2900148

More information and apply:

Closing date:  

15 January 2024