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TV240395 Senior Staff Speciali...

The Townsville Hospital

With access to the beach, rainforest and the Outback, we can offer you a relaxed tropical lifestyle coupled with fantastic remuneration and benefits.

Job details

Job type

Temporary Full-time

Occupational group

Health - Medical



Workplace Location

Townsville region

Job ad reference


Closing date


Yearly salary

Fortnightly salary

Total remuneration

Job duration

Temporary full-time up to 6 months with the possibility of an extension

Contact person

Jerry Minei

Contact details

07 4433 2863

Position Type: Temporary full-time up to 6 months, with the possibility of an extension.

Salary: Salary range of $6396.20 - $8109.70 p.f. (L18-L27), recreational leave loading (17.5%), employer contribution to superannuation (12.75%), attraction and retention incentive allowance, regional and rural attraction allowance, motor vehicle allowance, professional development assistance (allowances and leave), and inaccessibility allowance (if applicable). Level of appointment is dependent upon experience and advanced qualifications.

About the Townsville Hospital and Health Service

The Townsville Hospital and Health Service provides complex, high level services across a wide range of specialities making it the only facility in Queensland to offer all of these services within the one hospital to our patients. We strive to deliver excellence in healthcare by adapting a `person centred` approach to care across our patient`s lifespan. Additionally we are the only tertiary hospital in North Queensland that offers you the right blend of professional enhancement and fulfilling work coupled with a relaxed lifestyle in the tropics.

About the role

The role of the Staff Specialist is to provide high quality clinical and non-clinical services to benefit the patients / clients of the THHS. This includes research as well as teaching the health professionals of the future. Lead and manage the provision of medical services in accordance with the standard of the speciality, the ethics of the profession and in accordance with the THHS and Queensland Health (QH) policies, in a hospital, community and outreach setting.

Other information

Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPD)

Roles that have a direct contact with patients or who in the course of their work may be exposed to blood/body fluids or contaminated sharps are required to be immunised for Hepatitis B.

Roles that have contact that would allow acquisition and/or transmission of measles, mumps, rubella, varicella or pertussis, and have face to face contact with patients and/or work in a clinical area require evidence of immunisation of the aforementioned diseases.

What`s on Offer?

We are committed to providing a wide range of rewarding career opportunities to our employees and encourage professional development. To attract and retain a workforce who also strive to excel we offer a generous remuneration package and employment benefits which includes salary sacrificing options, recreational leave loading, generous employer superannuation contribution, shift allowances, locality allowances, professional development assistance, flexible working arrangements, access to corporate discounts, staff wellness programs and the employee assistance program.

Why make the move? Discover Townsville

Townsville is the largest urban centre north of the Sunshine Coast, yet offers a relaxed tropical and coastal lifestyle as the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef, Rainforest and the Outback.

Become part of a team that strives to deliver excellence in healthcare!

Please no unsolicited resumes from recruitment agencies.

Further information

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Before applying for this vacancy please ensure you read the documents below.

  • Information Package for Applicants July 2014 (PDF, 125KB)

    Information Package for Applicants

    TV240395 - Staff Specialist Respiratory (Pos ID 32025100) (PDF, 203KB)

    Role Description

Date Posted
Health, Medical & Pharmaceutical
Queensland, QLD
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