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Registrars or Principal House Officers (Intensive Care) (Hervey Bay)

Intensive Care Unit, Hervey Bay Hospital

An exciting opportunity is currently available to join the Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service in arguably one of the most beautiful regions of Queensland. The Health Service stretches from Agnes Water in the North to Maryborough in the South and provides acute care services to a population of over 200,000 residents including several rural communities.

Job details

Job type Temporary Full-time
Occupational group Health - Medical
Classification L4-L7
Workplace Location Wide Bay
Job ad reference QLD/H1707WB248712
Closing date 28-Aug-2017
Job duration See job details
Contact person Dr Ravi Pillai
Contact details (07) 4325 6503

Remuneration value up to $169,731 p.a., comprising salary between $105,377 - $116,066 p.a. (L4-L7), superannuation (up to 12.75%), annual leave loading (17%), vocational training subsidy and professional indemnity. Overtime and on-call allowances will be negotiated with the successful applicant upon appointment. (Applications will remain current for 12 months). Job Ad Reference: H1707WB248712

The Purpose of the Role: • This position description is general for all Principal House Officer’s in the Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service. Specific duties will vary dependant upon the clinical specialty and some will be negotiated with the relevant consultant, the Intensive Care Unit and the individual. Each position is supervised by senior medical staff, although a reasonable degree of autonomy is expected. • To provide leadership to junior residents working in the same clinical unit. The Hervey Bay Hospital is a teaching hospital of the University of Queensland Rural Clinical School. Student placements occur throughout the year and medical staff are expected to work with the Clinical School in the education program.

Several temporary full time (76 hours p.f.) positions from January 2018 up to twelve months.

Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPD) Requirements: It is a condition of employment for this role for the employee to be, and remain, vaccinated against the following vaccine preventable diseases during their employment:

• Measles • Mumps • Rubella • Varicella (chicken pox) • Pertussis (whooping cough) • Hepatitis B

Existing staff that are engaged prior to 1 July 2016 are not subject to this condition of employment unless they apply for a role with VPD requirements that is within a different Queensland Health entity (ie one HHS to another HHS, Department to a HHS, or HHS to Department).

How to Apply: The Role Description and Information Package provide specific information on how to apply for the advertised position. We look forward to hearing from you. If you have difficulty viewing this role description in .pdf format, please contact Wide Bay Recruitment at

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