Published: 31/10/2024 - Expires: 03/10/2024 | ID: BH-21431

Consultant Paediatrician - Victoria, VIC

  • Salary Type: Salary Package up to $380,000

The Role:
We are seeking a Consultant Paediatrician to join a friendly regional Hospital, ONLY 200km’s away from MELBOURNE! An opportunity to work in a high capability rural health service providing safe quality care to patients in a broad catchment population of over 85,000 people. 

IMG’s who have been assessed as substantially comparable can be supported for peer review.

20 minutes to the beach
1 hour to ski slopes
2.5 hours to Melbourne
Work/life balance

Acute services include- an Operating Suite, Emergency Department, Critical Care Unit, Obstetrics, Level 2 Nursery and Paediatric services) with some acute beds located at other sites.

The health service provides a sub regional paediatric service that includes a 24-hour inpatient and emergency department service, maternal and child health inpatient facility that includes a case-by-parent room and a Level 2 nursery. There are approximately 520 births, 400 general paediatric admissions and 165 Level 2 nursery admissions per annum. The paediatric service has an approved establishment of 3 specialist paediatricians and 1 RMO. The service operates a community paediatrics clinic 5 days per week and outreach services.

The Location:
Some of the most diverse natural landscapes in the world. From snow-capped mountains, rolling green hills and temperate rain forest to white beaches, winding waterways and rugged coastlines, The Region is a wonderland for nature lovers, walk under giant ferns in ancient rain forests, stand under magnificent waterfalls, and look out over the ocean from wind-swept beaches and cliff tops.

Walk along the endless expanse Beach, cruise around the Lakes, the largest and most beautiful network of inland waterways in Australia.

Skills & Qualifications required:

  • Eligible for registration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)
  • Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP) or other
  • postgraduate clinical training, qualifications and experience in Paediatrics
  • assessed by the College as suitable for this position.
  • Demonstrate high level experience in delivery of Paediatric Medicine
  • Proven leadership skills

The Benefits:

  1. A generous remuneration package including salary packaging and relocation support is available to the right person.
  2. Opportunities for education, research, and staff training
  3. Assistance with relocation expenses to the successful applicant

How do I Apply:
Please forward your resume to Nicki Wade at
For more information about this and other opportunities and a confidential discussion please contact Nicki Wade on 0401010048

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