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Senior Medical Officer – Outback Australia – Part Time position

North West, QLD



Senior Doctor/SMO - Non Specialist

The Position

Skilled Medical currently has an exciting career opportunity for a part time Senior Medical Officer to commence a permanent position in an Outback Australian hospital.

For an enthusiastic SMO, the position offers a unique opportunity to influence the further development and expansion of services within the region, while also managing diverse and sometimes quite complex conditions rarely seen in metropolitan centres.

A brief overview of the benefits:

  • Annual leave (5 weeks p.a. if full time / prorate for part time)
  • Professional Development leave (5 weeks p.a. if full time / prorate for part time)
  • Professional Development Allowance
  • Motor Vehicle Allowance
  • Accommodation
  • Transfer and appointment expenses (conditions apply)
  • Salary packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program


Health Service

The multi purpose health service provides general management of medical and aged care patients, and emergency services managing resuscitation and stabilisation prior to referral to a secondary or tertiary hospital. Services also include general practice clinics, basic radiography and pathology collection.


The Location

The area is most famous for being the birthplace of the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS). Conceived and launched by the Reverend John Flynn in the 1920s, this flying medical service is just as integral to the people of the outback today as it ever was.


Essential Criteria

Doctors must hold AHPRA registration or be eligible for AHPRA registration via the competent authority pathway.


About Skilled Medical

Skilled Medical is an accredited provider of doctors to health services in Australia, New Zealand, and the UK. With local offices in Melbourne and London, we offer a personalised service to doctors in their search for jobs, and provide professional assistance with compliance, health authority registration and right to work pathways. Skilled Medical is a doctor-led company with years of industry experience and is dedicated to assisting medical professionals in their work and careers.


To Apply

For further information, please send your most up to date CV to Mark Jones by selecting the ‘Apply’ button below, or please call a member of our permanent team in London on +44 (0) 333 444 2000 or in Australia on 1300 900 100.

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