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  • Advert number: 352608-0
  • Posted Date: 05/03/14

Queensland Health

Senior Medical Officer
(with Anaesthetics or Advanced Obstetrics)

Facilities Management Division, Cassowary Hub, Innisfail Hospital, Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service.

Remuneration value up to $380,475 p.a., comprising salary between $134,162 - $185,304 p.a. (L13-L25), employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%), annual leave loading (17.5%), private use of fully maintained vehicle, communications package, professional development allowance, professional development leave 3.6 weeks p.a., professional indemnity cover, private practice arrangements plus overtime and on-call allowances. (Applications will remain current for 12 months.)

Duties/Abilities: At Innisfail Hospital and other facilities (if required) within the Innisfail Health Services Hub, you will contribute to high quality medical care to patients. You will commit to patient safety and continual development of your clinical knowledge and skills, and to supervising and training junior doctors and medical students. Innisfail is situated one hour south of Cairns on the North and South Johnstone Rivers, and is surrounded by the tropical landscape of Far North Queensland. Lush sugar plantations flow from the dense rainforest coastline to the Palmerston National Park. Tea, bananas, pawpaws and other exotic tropical fruits are also grown within the area. Aquaculture plays an important part in the area’s economy ranging from prawn, barramundi and fresh crayfish to crocodile farming. The town of 8,000 is close to the Great Barrier Reef, beautiful beaches, a host of tropical islands, national parks and waterfalls. The climate is warm all year-round.

Enquiries: Dr. Aaron Frazer: 0447 923 214.
Job Ad Reference: IN107773.
Application Kit: (07) 4226 5124 or
Closing date: Monday, 17 March 2014.