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Staff Specialist in Paediatric Intensive Care Medicine (Apply via eCredential)

Organisation/Entity: Hunter New England Local Health District
Job Category:
  • Specialist
Job Location:
  • Central & North Coasts - Newcastle & Hunter Valley / Newcastle, Hunter & Region
Job Reference Number: REQ222695
Work Type: Part-Time
Total Remuneration Package: $171167 - $211224
Closing Date: 13/05/2021 - 11:59 PM


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Staff Specialist in Paediatric Intensive Care Medicine, John Hunter Hospital
0.8 FTE temporary fixed term role available

If you are looking to work in a fun and dynamic Paediatric Intensive Care team…..then this role is for you!

We are seeking a Staff Specialist in Paediatric Intensive Care Medicine who is interested in a temporary fixed term role to join us at John Hunter Hospital. 

You will provide expertise and leadership to further develop and sustain Paediatric Intensive Care Services at John Hunter and John Hunter Children’s Hospital and the Northern Child Health Network.

The John Hunter Children’s Hospital is one of the three tertiary Paediatric hospitals in NSW and the John Hunter Hospital is the primary tertiary referral centre for trauma in northern NSW. 

Our current unit opened as a stand-alone PICU in 2017 and continues to grow in size and patient complexity.  

Our PICU also provides advice and management for critically unwell children in Hunter New England and the Northern Child Health Network, covering an area north of Sydney all the way to the QLD border. 

We also support the Hunter Retrieval service which provides paediatric retrieval services as well as provide advice to the Newborn and Paediatric Emergency Transport Service (NETS).

This is an exciting time to join our team as we increase our capacity, services and are planning for a new PICU which will be built by approximately 2025. 

Our ideal candidate will have a strong passion to developing paediatric critical care services and they should have a demonstrated commitment to teamwork, teaching and quality improvement. 

Why Newcastle? – We have an idyllic lifestyle!

We are NSW second largest city in a prime coastal location, proud to boast about our stunning beaches, gorgeous coastline, NSW’s largest Lake, National Parks, beautiful architecture and varied dining options. Just two hours’ drive north of Sydney with great flight and train connections with other capital cities and international destinations. We enjoy a temperate climate, mild winters and warm summers, everything adds to the liveability of our Hunter Valley region which includes a world class university, superb sporting facilities, award winning attractions and restaurants along and numerous public, private and preschool options. Newcastle is a great place to live! 

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Applications Close: 13 May 2021

An eligibility list will be created for future permanent & temporary full & part time positions

For a confidential discussion about this opportunity please contact:
Dr Corrine Balit, Director Paediatric Intensive Care, John Hunter Hospital 
ph: (02) 492 14246   e: Corrine.Balit@health.nsw.gov.au

Application Enquiries: Stacey Burbridge, HNELHD Senior Medical Recruitment
ph: 02 498 53297   e: Stacey.Burbridge@health.nsw.gov.au

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