Locum SMO with ED experience required for a tropical paradise in North QLD

Job details

Location: Townsville
Job Type: Locum - Margin Only
Reference: 57598
Posted: 11 months ago
Date Range:

Job description

  • Stunning location of Palm Island, QLD.
  • Competitive daily rate of $2,700
  • Dates: 15 August – 30 September 



Charterhouse Medical are looking for a Locum Senior Medical Officer for the following opportunity:


Pay Rate: $2,700 per day

Date Range: 15 August – 30 September 

Clinic Hours: In accordance with the Customer’s roster.  A working day will be no less than 8 hours.

Travel/Accommodation: Flights, car and accommodation provided.

Requirements: FRACGP, Current ALS2, proven experience as a Medical Officer, ideally in a primary care setting.


About the Practice:

The Joyce Palmer Health Service is a 15-bed primary-level acute facility located on the Aboriginal community of Palm Island. The hospital cares for all non-critically ill patients, including antenates, neonates, children, adults, and aged care. Critical patients are stabilised and transferred to Townsville University Hospital by Royal Flying Doctors Service (RFDS) Emergency Management Queensland (EMQ) with a retrieval team.



Palm Island is a vibrant and culturally rich community situated in Queensland's tropical paradise, offering a unique lifestyle and unparalleled natural beauty. As a Senior Medical Officer, you will play a vital role in delivering high-quality healthcare services to the residents of Palm Island.


Selection Criteria:

To be considered for this position, applicant must have Specialist Registration with AHPRA & Current ASL2 (or equivalent - “REST/ RESP”).


To Apply / Register Interest:

If you are interested in this role and would like more information, please don’t hesitate to contact Dervla on 0435261581 or


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

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