Staff Specialist in Palliative Care

Central Coast, North-West & West coast (AU)
01 Mar 2018
18 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited from suitably qualified medical practitioners eligible for registration in New South Wales for the above position within the Department of Palliative Care Gosford, Wyong, Woy Woy and Long Jetty Hospitals, Central Coast Local Health District CCLHD. 

Applicants should be a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians and / or other specialist recognition as provided for in the Staff Specialist (State) Award. Applicants expecting to be awarded their fellowship within three months may be considered. If successful the applicant will not be subsequently eligible to commence their appointment until the relevant qualifications and requirements are completed.

Central Coast is comprised of the twin areas of Gosford and Wyong, positioned between Sydney and Newcastle, which are collectively expected to grow from the current approximate 300,000 to 450,000 population before 2030. The Local Health District has strong connections with both Royal North Shore Hospital and the University of Newcastle.

Salary and conditions are in accordance with the Staff Specialist (State) Award.

For enquiries about the position please contact Dr Tony Gill, Clinical Director, Aged Sub Acute & Complex Care, or Ms Nicole McDonald, Acting Director Aged Sub Acute & Complex Care phone (02) 4320 3747 or email

To formally apply for this position you must apply via eCredential ONLY.

To apply please click the apply button and follow the Registration/Login process, Create/Update your Clinician Profile and complete the Application and Selection Criteria questions. If you experience difficulties applying please contact Senior Medical Workforce Unit on 4320 3009.

The Health Service is committed to EEO, OH&S, Ethical Practices and the principles of Cultural Diversity. Successful applicants are expected to abide by the Code of Conduct. Relevant criminal record checks will be undertaken on recommended applicants. Employment is subject to having current immunity status that complies with the Assessment, Screening & Vaccination against Specified Infectious Diseases. Salary Packaging is available to enhance benefits.

Applications will not be accepted via agencies.

Closing date: 18th March 2018