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Tamworth is a attractive town with a population of over 60,000 sitting inland between Sydney and Brisbane. It has a rich mix of private and public schools, really affordable housing and available land if you wanted to build your own dream home.


This exciting Consultant Palliative Care position is only open to the following candidates:

  • Those that hold Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (accredited by the Specialist Advisory Committee in Palliative Care) or Fellowship of the Australasian Chapter of Palliative Medicine.

  • Or if you are an overseas trained specialist, you must have already progressed with an specialist assessment through the RACP.


The benefits of this job include:


  • An opportunity to provide inpatient and community clinical palliative care services within a collegiate and supportive environment.

  • Providing collaborative consultant support to other Medical Specialties and GPs.

  • Explore new models of care and innovative practice to support end of life care across a wide geographical area.

  • Really utilise and apply your experience and knowledge - make a difference!

  • Become involved in palliative care medical education and research programs.

  • An opportunity to work closely with the onsite North West Cancer Centre providing integrated oncology care including radiation oncology, medical oncology, and haematology services.

  • You will be extremely well supported by a team of experienced and friendly colleagues and you will have opportunities to engage with a top network of palliative care professionals providing mentoring, peer support and professional development opportunities.

  • The Hospital is the major Rural Referral Hospital for the north west of NSW. It had a AU$260 million acute service redevelopment completed in 2015, and is equipped with 348 treatment spaces and a 6 bed family friendly palliative care unit.


For more information please call or email Alasdair Spinner on +44 131 240 5276 or al@headmedical.com


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