Consultant in Palliative Care Medicine

Consultant/Specialist - Queensland, Australia

Ref: 518Monday 15 January 2024

1st year up to $534k + oncall.

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Remuneration highlights


  • Package up to $534k + on call depending on years of experience. 
  • 1st year $20,000 incentive allowance.
  • Up to 12.75% employer pension contributions (superannuation).
  • 3.6weeks CME leave allowance.
  • Annual $21,500 CME allowance.
  • Annual Vehicle allowance up to $25,000.



Rockhampton has excellent housing options on nearby beaches and coastal communities, or in rainforest hinterland to suit singles, couples and families. There are excellent private school options along with <6 years old child care options.




The job scope includes the following:


  • Quality improvement including leading QI and QA projects related to patient centred palliative care services. 
  • Leadership and management - including directing the process of patients and helping with the education of junior colleagues. 
  • Clinical practice.
  • Communication and Teamwork. 
  • Knowledge Management. 





Selection criteria includes:


  • FAChPM - RACP.
  • Significant experience in palliative care.
  • Good understanding of contemporary models of care.
  • A good understanding of continuous quality improvement. 
  • Demonstrated commitment to continuous medical education. 
  • Willingness to teach and supervise clinical colleagues. 

For more information about working on Queensland’s beautiful coastal regions please contact Alasdair on +44 7414531583 or email or register via this website.  

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