Clinical Director Emergency Medicine

Consultant/Specialist - Victoria, Australia

Ref: 316Wednesday 16 November 2022

Up to $520k pa (2023) Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia, take a lead role in develop a new 38-bed ED.

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A progressive hospital and health service committed to delivering excellent care in a compassionate manner is seeking a FACEM as their Clinical Director Emergency Medicine. This position offers a highly desirable quality of life while living and working in a friendly and gorgeous community in Victoria.



Opportunity Highlights

*Funding is secured and development underway for a new 38-bed ED. 

*Fantastic opportunity to develop and open a brand new ED.

*Hospital is a regional centre with an existing 15-bed Emergency Department, multiple specialties and subspecialties on-call.

*Great work-life balance with flexible working arrangements. 

*Approx. 26k presentations per year. 

*Great ED nursing team. 

*Strong support staff, specialists, and amazing ED team ready to assist.

*Access to state-of-the-art equipment.

*ED accredited for 6 months of specialist ACEM training.

*Excellent benefits which include new base salary awards and regional allowances. 

*A co-director role for interested candidates with appropriate experience can be considered. 



Community Information

*Fantastic housing options - beach, inland, house, larger properties etc.

*High quality living with a low cost of living : housing is half that of Melbourne’s average value. 

*A great place to raise a family with good independent schools excelling in academics and sports; skate parks, swimming pools,  etc. 

*An outdoor lover’s paradise—enjoy beach walks, surfing, kite-surfing, boating, whale spotting, hiking, MTB, camping, fishing, golfing. 

*Inviting urban areas with shops, cafes, restaurants, beautiful parks and gardens and full entertainment options. 

*3 hrs drive to Melbourne.


Find out more about the community here.



Remuneration highlights

*For a specialist with 9 yrs+ package up to $500k+

*Includes director allowance.

*Regional allowances. 

*Full relocation. 

*Salary packaging, annual leave loading, and generous professional development allowances.

*Employee assistance program, and wellness programs. 



Selection criteria

*FACEM or SIMG with proven ED leadership experience.

*A positive and enthusiastic outlook. 

*A collaborative and collegiate approach to teamwork and leadership. 

*Demonstrated experience in clinical governance.

*First class communication skills. 


There is a new AMA Victoria – Victorian Public Health Sector – Medical Specialists Enterprise Agreement 2022-2026. You can read my short blog post about it here. 



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