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Head Medical are currently recruiting for Basic Physician Trainees (General Medicine) for a large tertiary referral and trauma hospital based in Canberra, Australia.

This location has a lot to offer and will suit people with all different interests due to it's varied landscape - known for a vast wine region and National Parks, it is also Australia'a largest inland city but is less than a 2 hour drive to some amazing beaches on the NSW South Coast as well as the snowy mountains.  It has a vibrant culture with lots of museums, galleries, festivals and markets as well as a recently growing diverse culinary scene.

These are 12 month contracts with the possibility of an extension. You will be working alongside Senior Medical Practitioners providing the highest standard of medicine services to the region, with many training and development opportunities available.

Eligibility requirements:

  • Candidates must have MBBS or equivalent to enable current registration or, eligibility for registration as a Medical Practitioner with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) is mandatory.  
  • Candidates must also be eligible for the Competent Authority Pathway - the approved competent authority countries are the UK, Ireland, New Zealand, Canada and the USA.
  • Candidates must have at least 2 years post-graduate experience 


How Head Medical can help

Once we have secured the job for you, we’ll manage the Medical Registration and Visa application process, and support you with the relocation itself.

Contact Leona today for further information or a confidential discussion on +44 131 240 5265 or send an updated CV to leona@headmedical.com


For a discussion about this role or
other opportunities contact Leona today.

leona@headmedical.com / +44 (0)131 240 5265

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