Emergency Medicine Physician/Consultant

Job details

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 60172
Posted: about 2 months ago
Date Range:

Job description

  • Teaching Hospital
  • Public Hospital

The Position:

This is an incredible opportunity to work as an Emergency Physician/Consultant at one of Victoria’s largest facilities. 

Full time and part time opportunities available. Permanent and fixed-term appointments.


The Location:

Situated within a 90-minute drive from the bustling Melbourne, this location serves as the economic hub of the Central Highlands. This area is synonymous with great culinary offerings and fine wines and boasts some of Australia’s finest grammar schools. The city offers a blend of urban and rural living, an array of amenities and is a prominent tourist destination. Combine this with its bustling arts and culture scene, fine food and wine, and acclaimed festivals and attractions, and you have a solid foundation off which to build your new life.


The Facility:

This 300+ bed health service is the major healthcare provider in the region and is the principle referral hospital for the entire region.  It provides general and specialty medical and surgical services, emergency and intensive care, residential aged care, rehabilitation, oncology, mental health, maternity, paediatric services, and Hospital in the Home (HITH).

The department manages more than 60,000 patients annually, with around 25% of them being paediatric cases. Additionally, there is a steady increase in admissions, which currently stands at 24-25%. Furthermore, the department oversees a 12-bed Short Stay Unit under the ED's purview.

The department fosters a culture of supervision and support for junior medical staff. This includes providing proactive training opportunities for Hospital Medical Officers (HMO) and Registrars, offering protected weekly training sessions, conducting multi-disciplinary morbidity and mortality (M&M) meetings, and implementing a responsive and constructive feedback program.

The facility is undertaking major investments, the new tower – set for completion in 2027 – will include a new emergency department, women and children’s hub, state-of-the-art theatre suite, 100 additional inpatient and short stay beds and the new helipad.



1. Specialist Registration with AHPRA as a FACEM (ED Consultant)

2. IMG’s eligible via the Competent Authority Pathway (training in the UK, USA, NZ, Canada or Ireland)

3. SIMG’s assessed by ACEM College as Substantially comparable will be considered (doctors currently interviewing with ACEM may express their interest)

4. Doctors that will be awarded the fellowship (FACEM) in the next 6 months are encouraged to apply


To Apply / Register Interest:

For more information Apply Now or call on +61 (0)2 9641 2477Alternatively, you can email your application to:  

If this role is not quite suitable for you, please don’t hesitate to get in touch as I am working on a number of other roles that might be of interest.

Charterhouse are offering a referral bonus of $1,500 for the referral of any junior doctor and $2000 for any senior doctor who commence a permanent role in 2023. Therefore, if you have any friends or colleagues who have expressed an interest in permanent positions, please contact myself with their details to get the process started.