Senior Medical Officer - Emergency FACEM

Based in a beautiful part of Victoria, working for BRHS will enable you to pursue your profession and have a fantastic work/life balance. You will experience a relaxed lifestyle in a clean, green and beautiful area with significant natural and ecological advantages. With the Gippsland lakes and beaches, national parks and snowfields on your doorstep, this will be the best move you ever made!
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Department: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
Work Type: Ongoing - full time or part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - East Gippsland
Reference: VG/BRHS/MS/1690035
Closing Date: 24-Apr-2023
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - Emergency Senior Medical Officer - FACEM - December 2022.pdf (PDF, 326KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Zaman Jawahar Medical Workforce Manager
0351503356 or at

Position Details

Located at the gateway to the Lakes and Wilderness region, and an easy three hour drive from Melbourne, you can enjoy easy access to the Gippsland lakes and beaches, national parks and the snowfields. Fantastic lifestyle options are available combined with the opportunity to enhance your Medical career.

Expressions of Interest Invited

FACEM's / Senior Medical Officers

Are you a FACEM or Senior Medical Officer fed up with long hours and the daily commute? 

Is living on beautiful waterways appealing?  

If so, then it sounds like you are ready for a sea change with us….


As the largest healthcare provider in East Gippsland, Bairnsdale Regional Health Service (BRHS) provides services to a rapidly growing population.  The BRHS Medical Workforce provides services across a broad spectrum of care including our Emergency Department which currently receives approximately 22,000 varied presentations per year.

We are seeking experienced FACEM's or Senior Medical Officers with advanced emergency skills to join our Emergency team. In this role you will provide senior medical support to the BRHS Emergency Department by leading, supervising and educating Interns, Hospital Medical Officers and Registrars. The vision of the Emergency Department is to be a secondment site for ACEM training as well as Rural Generalist training in Emergency Medicine with delivery of the Emergency Medicine Certificate/Diploma. Non-clinical time will be rostered in order to achieve these goals.

If you are looking for a lifestyle change but wanting to maintain your skills, and use your medical expertise then this role will provide you with the perfect platform to do this. 

The BRHS ED will provide you with the opportunity to:

  • Perform in a respected, senior clinical role
  • Contribute to the future direction of Emergency Care at BRHS
  • Treat a range of interesting presentations to ED and the SSU
  • Mentor and teach junior medical staff and medical students
  • Be part of a friendly and supportive team
  • Have flexible working options - full time and part-time hours will be considered
  • Have a fantastic work/life balance

The successful applicants will also receive the following organisational  benefits:

  • An attractive remuneration package relevant to experience
  • Access to an extensive range of salary packaging options
  • Professional development support
  • Health and Wellbeing, and Employee assistance programs
  • Gym membership at corporate rates
  • Overseas applicants may be eligible for the $13,000 Victorian government relocation support package

Enquiries to: The Medical Workforce Manager, 0351503356

To view the full position description and application details, please email as per above

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