Senior Medical Officer (Rural Generalist preferred)

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The Townsville Hospital and Health Service vision is one of excellence… to emerge the leader in health care, research and education for regional Australia.

We are currently seeking a Senior Medical Officer to deliver high quality clinical and non-clinical services to benefit the patients and clients of the Townsville Hospital and Health Service (THHS). This includes research as well as teaching the health professionals of the future.

Lead and manage the provision of medical services in accordance with the standard of the speciality, the ethics of the profession and in accordance with the THHS and Queensland Health policies, in a hospital, community and outreach setting.

Salary range of $5963.70 to $8733.20 p.f. (L13-L27), 17.5% leave loading, 12.5 % employer contribution to superannuation. Other employment benefits may include: professional development, salary sacrificing options, shift and locality allowances, corporate discounts, wellness programs and the EAP.

Mandatory Requirements
  • Qualified as a medical practitioner, qualifications in speciality areas and current registration with or eligible for current registration with the Medical Board of Australia.
  • Fellowship of either the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (FACRRM) or the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP) is highly desirable.
  • All applicants must be awarded SoCP by the THHS Credentialing and SoCP committee.  All appointments are subject to maintenance of SoCP within the CSCF for the facilities in which clinical work is to be undertaken.
  • This position requires the incumbent to operate a class C motor vehicle and an appropriate licence endorsement to operate this vehicle is required. Proof of this endorsement must be provided prior to the commencement of duty.
  • This position may require the incumbent to work at other facilities within the THHS.

For more information regarding the duties and mandatory requirements of the role, please refer to the role description.


For a confidential discussion please contact Benjamin Lawry on 0409 053 450.
Applications ( ) close on Wednesday 28 August 2019.

Unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

19 August 2019
Location: Australia Queensland Townsville region
Work type:
Healthcare and Medical
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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