Senior Resident Medical Officer, Mount Gambier SA

Job details

ID: JREF-102792
Type: Locum
Salary: $180 per hour
Location: SA
Start: 01/07/2020
End: 01/08/2020
Published: 01/06/2020
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  • Located amongst an array of natural wonders - great for a working holiday!
  • Great chance to further your career in general medicine
  • Attractive day rate

The opportunity

You will be working in this busy hospital, which has a 37-bed Medical unit, a 6-bed high dependency unit, 2 out-patient procedure rooms, 11 day surgery chairs, 4 operating theatres and multiple other treatment areas and services. You will be acting as a clinical team leader and provide supervision to the RMOs and interns, while also managing your own workload.

A successful candidate will be comfortable leading emergency presentations and resuscitations, while also having a good knowledge in paediatric emergency care. There is no on-call, however you may be requested by the DMS to assist with patient management outside of your shifts in the event of a major multi-trauma.

The location

Mount Gambier is a region filled with a plethora of natural wonders. The geological landmarks in the area include inactive volcanoes, lush sinkholes, limestone caves, turquoise lakes, secluded beaches and national parks. For those seeking a magical experience close to mother nature; Mount Gambier has everything and more to offer. Notably, the Cenotes Sinkholes are a must-see ancient natural landmark filled with aqua water, underwater networks (perfect for snorkeling and diving) and bordered by lush greenery, sprouted from thousand-year-old volcanic ash.

Essential criteria

You must have MBBS or equivalent; be fully registered with AHPRA and have a minimum experience level of PGY6+. South Australia residing applicants are preferred due to the current travel restrictions effecting this area.

Returning applicants and those who can work multiple placements are greatly appreciated!

If this sounds like something you would be interested in contact Juliana Blaylock on and quote job reference number JREF-102792.

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