Senior Staff Specialist or Staff Specialist or Senior Medical Officer (Medicine – Respiratory Physician)

  • Company:
    Queensland Health - Metro North Hospital and Health Service
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    2 months ago
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Provide high quality, cost efficient and effective clinical and non-clinical services to directly or indirectly benefit the patients/clients of the Metro North Hospital and Health Service and encompasses all the roles described in the CanMEDs framework (See endnote ) This includes research as well as teaching the health professionals of the future.

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Location: Brisbane – North
  • Contact Name: Amy Conneely
  • Contact Number:
  • Closing Date: 17-FEB-21

Metro North Hospital and Health Service is the biggest and most diverse Hospital and Health Service in Queensland, delivering the best care by the brightest healthcare professionals.

Two of our five hospitals – Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital (RBWH) and The Prince Charles Hospital (TPCH) – are tertiary/quaternary referral hospitals, providing state-wide super specialty services, such as heart and lung transplantation and burns treatment. Redcliffe and Caboolture are major secondary hospitals, and Kilcoy is a regional community hospital.

This is your opportunity to join the dedicated team of professionals at Metro North Health and be part of a world-class, dynamic and growing health service that embraces technology, excellence in health care, teaching, research and empowering our people to be the best in serving our community.

About the Role

  • Demonstrating Leadership and providing Clinical Governance and Supervision of staff reporting to you, including junior medical staff.
  • Provision of appropriate advice for the planning of HHS, Stream and hospital activities and contribute to the development and improvement of health services in the region.
  • Providing high quality expert Consultation and Advice directly to patients or to GPs, and within the HHS as required.
  • Providing high quality expert Clinical Service to patients of the Metro North Hospital and Health Service as directed within the above Scope of Clinical Practice.

Job ad reference number: RD363238 Close date: Wednesday, 17th February 2021

Find out about the role in more detail and how to apply in the attached Role Description.

Why work for us?

We offer rewarding career opportunities across a wide range of clinical and non-clinical areas across our health service and pride ourselves on providing a work environment that is safe, satisfying, flexible, and promotes a healthy work-life balance.

As a Metro North employee you will benefit from a higher than standard employer contribution to Superannuation of up to 12.75%, access to salary packaging, flexible working arrangements and competitive salary rates with annual incremental increases.

We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace for our people and our community. We encourage people of all genders, races, ages and abilities to apply for roles within our Health Service.

You can find out more about why it’s so great to work at Metro North here: