Consultant – Emergency Medicine

Full Time

Position Profile: An exciting opportunity is available for a Consultant – Emergency Medicine. In this role you will be responsible for the provision of a comprehensive clinical service in Emergency Medicine to patients of WA Country Health Service – Goldfields and the leadership of the multi-disciplinary team to provide comprehensive emergency services to patients of the Kalgoorlie Health Campus. You will promote patient quality and safety within the emergency department, provide leadership, management, training, supervision and education for Senior Medical Practitioners, Intern, Resident Medical Officers and Registrars in collaboration with the Regional Director of Medical Services.

Suitable candidates must be eligible for registration with the , a Fellow of the Australasian College for Emergency medicine or equivalent and possess substantial postgraduate medical experience in emergency medicine and hospital practice. Have demonstrated commitment to effective management of clinical risk and improving quality. You should also have developed high level of communication, interpersonal, negotiation and conflict resolution skills, with the ability to work effectively, lead in a team environment and show commitment to continuing education.

Remuneration: MP Year 1-9 $354,487 – $451,677 p.a. (inclusive of base salary, 9.5% superannuation and applicable allowances). Rates as at October 2018. As per the WA Health System Medical Practitioners AMA Industrial Agreement 2016.

This is a Fixed Term Full Time appointment for up to 5 years. Requests for Part Time will be considered.

About the facility: Kalgoorlie, a town of 30,000 people, is 650km from Perth, the major referral centre for the Goldfields of Western Australia which had 61900 residents in 2013 and projected to increase to 68400 by 2023. We service Kalgoorlie-Boulder and Esperance, in addition to many, some very remote towns and Aboriginal communities, with exciting and varied cultural and medical challenges.

Kalgoorlie is a hub for the Rural Clinical School of Western Australia, with excellent shopping, school and recreational opportunities, a gateway to explore the outback including the iconic Canning Stock Route, Gunbarrel Highway and John Holland Tracks, as well as Esperance and the southern coastline.

For more information about the position, including how to apply go to: Consultant – Emergency Medicine – Goldfields

Applications must be lodged online by 4pm (WST) 07/12/2020. Any submissions after, 4:00pm will not be accepted.

For further information or enquiries please contact Dr Frances Werner on 08 9080 5616.

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