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This is a unique and exciting opportunity for a self-motivated, autonomous and adventurous Consultant General Surgeon. Salary package up to approx. AUD570k per annum plus additional allowances.

  • Live and work in a region of un-paralleled natural beauty.
  • Turquoise waters, white sands, massive gorges, rock art etc.
  • Unique professional challenges that will challenge and interest.
  • Lucrative remuneration.


This part of Australia is undoubtedly one of its most unique and beautiful. The town has a population of approx. 15,000 people and retains a regional hospital. The health service requires an enthusiastic medical professional to provide first class general surgery services in the town and the region – providing essential support to GP O/G proceduralists working in more remote regional hospitals. You will lead, mentor and inspire junior medical and clinical staff ensuring that the highest standards of care are delivered.

If you don't hold FRACS, it is essential your specialist qualifications will have been completed within a recognised competent authority country - United Kingdom, Canada, USA, New Zealand, and Ireland.

Further, you will have a strong sense of cultural sensitivity, respectfulness and diplomacy. You will be curious about indigenous health and passionate about its challenges.

You will be rewarded with a salary package of up to AUD570k as well as additional allowanced.

If this sounds like you and you are up for a challenge - get in touch now or miss out on an opportunity of a lifetime.

What can Head Medical do for you?

Once we have secured a job for you, our specialist and dedicated Registrations team will manage the Medical Registration and Visa application process, and support you (and your family) with the actual relocation itself.

Arranging a position overseas is very exciting, but we appreciate it can also be extremely daunting and time consuming given the registration process. We’re the UK's specialist in international medical recruitment and we have helped hundreds of doctors relocate since we first started out in 2008 (you can read what people have said about working with us on our testimonials page). We take the responsibility of relocating candidates seriously and we know it’s critically important to balance career opportunities with lifestyle and we’ll talk through yours and your loved ones plans in detail, getting to know you to ensure we provide a seamless service which is second to none and - above all - right for you.

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

karenp@headmedical.com / +44 (0) 131 240 5255

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