General Physician - Staff Specialist

Job details

Location: Cairns
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 59631
Posted: about 2 months ago
Date Range:

Job description

  • One of the best remuneration packages in the country
  • Work for a leading tertiary hospital- Coastal Queensland
  • Fixed term, permanent, full-time position


The Position:

As part of the multidisciplinary clinical team, you will provide medical services to patients, as well as provide leadership to the medical members of the team, promote quality and safety, provide training, supervision and education for doctors in training and other health workers in collaboration with other consultants and the Head of Department.


It is a fully accredited hospital for RACP training. 


The Location:

A sought-after travel spot for global tourists, this UNESCO World Heritage listed location entices over 2 million visitors annually, both from within the country and across the globe. The region stands out for its proximity to an array of stunning natural marvels, including the world's largest coral reef and one of the planet's oldest lush rainforests. Moreover, it caters perfectly to thrill-seekers, offering a myriad of exhilarating adventure activities every day.


From the moment you arrive, you’ll be captivated by the stunning landscapes that surround you. It is a regional city, that has amazing infrastructure due to the town being in the top 15 largest cities in Australia. 

  • Airport
  • University
  • Excellent primary & secondary schooling
  • Culture, events & sports


The Facility:

Largest referral hospital region, it is the primary provider of health care services to residents and tourists of the region. With a population of over 250,000 people in the immediate area, an extensive range of health services are provided to more than 30 regional, rural and remote facilities. 



  • Hold the FRACP and be registered as a Specialist with AHPRA.
  • Candidates who hold the UK CCST (Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training) or from a Competent Authority country may also be considered
  • Have experience working as General Physician- Staff Specialist


To Apply / Register Interest:

For more information Apply Now or call Diana on +61 (0)2 9641 2424 or 0408 842 766




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 $1,000 for the referral of any junior doctor and $1500 for any senior doctor who commence a permanent role in 2024. 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.