Published: 12/05/2023 - Expires: 03/04/2024 | ID: BH-21270

Consultant General Surgeon - Brisbane, QLD

  • Salary Type: BASE REMUNERATION PACKAGE up to $564,302

The Role:
An opportunity exists for an enthusiastic Consultant General Surgeon to join a highly motivated team providing surgical services in a regional setting. Nowhere else will you experience the diverse case mix and financial incentives!!


Accommodation – Rent Free

Surgical Services at the Hospital has 15 beds and a Day Surgery Unit. Surgical patients may also be accommodated in the 5-bed High Dependency Unit.

Surgical consultative services are provided to the 24-bed Medical Ward and 18-bed Maternity Unit. Most referrals for admission arise from acute presentations to the Emergency Department, however on occasion patients may also be admitted from Surgical or specialist outreach Outpatient Clinics or are referred from a peripheral facility.

The Hospital has 3 operating theatres and over 140 operations are performed each month, of which approximately half are acute. Procedures are performed in both adults and children, in the speciality areas of General Surgery, Gastroenterology, Orthopaedics, acute trauma, ENT, minor Vascular, Obstetrics and Gynaecology and Dental.

Surgical Services is staffed by a Director of Surgery and a Staff Specialist Surgeon (General Surgeon), Visiting Surgeons, Principal House Officers x3, Resident Medical Officer, Intern, and a Junior Medical Officer.

If you are looking for the next career challenge and the opportunity to demonstrate your clinical skills and expertise in a regional setting, then this is the role for you.

  • Base salary $258,910
  • Professional Development Allowance – $21,500
  • Motor Vehicle Allowance – $25,500
  • Attraction and retention – $129,455
  • Rural and Regional (15%) $38,837
  • Locality Allowance (Half rate) $1,132
  • Inaccessibility Allowance *$34,500
  • Superannuation $54,468


  • Standby On-Call and Recall Penalties not included above – paid per occurrence.
  • Plus   
  • Accommodation – Rent Free
  • Annual Leave 5 weeks per year
  • Professional Development Leave 3.6 weeks per year

Workforce Attraction Incentive
You may be Workforce eligible for an additional relocation incentive up to $70,000        
Paid pro-rata for engagement period or part time employee                                           
50% paid after six months completion period with 25% paid in three-monthly instalments thereafter (this is subject to change)

Affectionately known as the ‘oasis of the outback’, it is a gleaming mirage on the horizon for travellers from all directions. A melting pot of culture and industry, home to the world’s third largest rodeo.  It’s grown from strength to strength over the years, it has ample places to fish, camp or relax and enjoy an outback sunset. The rugged terrain is a four-wheel-driver’s haven, and visitors can explore the region just as the pioneers of the region did many years ago.
Current registration with or/eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia
The applicant will hold: FRACS or equivalent and be registrable as a specialist with the Medical Board of Australia.
How do I Apply?
Please forward your resume and cover letter to Nicki Wade at
For more information about this and other opportunities, please call Nicki on 0401010048.

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