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Senior Staff Specialist or Sta...

Department of Surgery, ICU, Women’s and Perioperative Services, Cairns Hospital, Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service.

Remuneration value up to $412 210 p.a., comprising salary between $199 554 - $216 865 p.a. (L25-L27) or Remuneration value up to $376 957 p.a., comprising salary between $171 044- $198 678 p.a. (L18-L24), employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%), annual leave loading (17.5%), motor vehicle allowance, professional development allowance and leave 3.6 weeks p.a., professional indemnity cover, private practice arrangements plus overtime and on-call allowances. (Temporary Full Time until 31 January 2019. Applications will remain current for 12 months).


Duties / Abilities:

To provide elective general surgery services for outpatients and theatre within the Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service and support the outreach programme of the Department of Surgery. This position will also provide acute surgical care during core hours and as part of the on-call roster for General Surgery.

  • It is a condition of employment for the employee in this role to be, and remain, vaccinated against or non-susceptible to the following Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPDs) during their employment: Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR), Varicella (chicken pox). Pertussis (whooping cough and Hepatitis B. Existing staff engaged prior to 1 July 2016 (and have not had a break in service) are not subject to this new condition of employment unless they are moving from one Hospital and Health Service to another Hospital and Health Service within Queensland). Existing staff that have previously submitted this evidence since 1 July 2016 will not be required to resubmit.
  • Further information and Evidence Forms can be found at https://www.health.qld.gov.au/employment/work-for-us/dept-of-health/pre-employment/vaccinations/providing-evidence



Enquiries: Louise Pendenza 07 4226 6889

Job Ad Reference: CA279463 

Application Kit: https://sma .gov.au/jobs/QLD-CA279463rtjobs.qld


Closing Date: Thursday, 12 July 2018



For enquiries, please contact Queensland Health Recruitment Advertising Coordinator on (07) 3636 8285 or advertising@health.qld.gov.au

Date Posted
Health, Medical & Pharmaceutical
Cairns, QLD 4870
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent
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