About the Job

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  • Great package – up to AUD$412,000 dependent upon experience
  • Hospital underwent $470 million prize winning redevelopment in 2015.
  • Australia’s first large-scale regional Digital Hospital, connecting patients, clinicians and health services through fully integrated digital healthcare.
  • Stunning tropical location, visit Daintree Rainforest or the Great Barrier Reef.
  • Excellent choice of schools and tertiary education.
  • Large, varied and affordable housing.

The Role
Your opportunity is to assist in the provision of high quality services to patients requiring Ear, Nose and Throat services while assisting the Clinical Director of Surgery with the provision, development and maintenance of an effective, efficient and equitable Ear, Nose and Throat service at Cairns Hospital and across the Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service and the Cape and Torres Straight Health Service. This includes outpatients, inpatients, outreach elective and emergency Ear, Nose and Throat surgery.

Applicants should be registered (or eligible for registration) as a specialist with the Medical Board of Australia and be a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS) or equivalent as an overseas trained specialist who has completed their training in either the UK, Ireland, Canada, USA or New Zealand.

The Area
Cairns is a vibrant, growing tropical city of 160,000 ideally located in far North Queensland. The World Heritage Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest are easily accessible, making this one of Australia's most popular tourist destinations. Cairns offers high quality educational facilities from primary right through to tertiary education at the James Cook University. Culture and art flourish in this idyllic tropical climate and outdoor activities abound in these beautiful surroundings. Quality and affordable rental properties are widely available.

What can Head Medical do for you?
Arranging a position overseas is very exciting, but we appreciate it can also be extremely daunting and time consuming. We’re the UK's specialist in international medical recruitment and we‘ve helped hundreds of doctors relocate since we first started out in 2008. 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.

Once we have secured a job for you, we’ll manage all the Medical Registration and Visa application process, and support you (and your family) with the relocation itself.

For more information about this position, great hospital and the amazing lifestyle on offer, please call Karen Prosser on +44 131 240 5255 or karenp@headmedical.com

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

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

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