Consultant Emergency Medicine

November 5, 2021

Job Location: Perth
Employer: St John of God Health Care Inc
Full time

Fixed Term Full Time

Welcome to St John of God Health Care

St John of God Health Care is a leading health care provider, with private and public hospitals, home nursing and Social Outreach services throughout Australia.


As a Catholic, not-for-profit group, we invest in the communities we serve by updating and expanding our facilities and technology; expanding existing services and developing and acquiring new services; and providing Social Outreach services to people experiencing disadvantage to improve health and wellbeing.


St John of God Midland Public & Private Hospitals is a 367 bed (307 public and 60 private) facility that is conveniently located within one complex.


We are currently seeking suitably qualified and experienced Emergency Consultants to provide specialist emergency services to adult and Paediatric patients. Our consultants will promote patient quality and safe care and provide leadership, training, supervision, mentorship and education to doctors in training, Health Service Medical Practitioners and other health workers.


We have;

  • 48 clinical treatment bays, including 3 resuscitation bays
  • separate Paediatric assessment unit
  • 12 bed ED short stay unit that you will provide care from


Successful applicants will be required to undertake clinical shifts as directed, which will include participation on the on-call/after-hours/weekend roster.

Our department prides itself on a culture of doing our job well, enjoying it & celebrating our successes.  We actively promote wellness and have a fledgling “joy at work” project that is gaining momentum. 



The successful candidate will have:

  • Fellowship of the Australian College of Emergency Medicine.
  • Eligibility for full registration as a Medical Practitioner with the Medical Board of Australia as a Specialist in Emergency Medicine.
  • Demonstrated substantial clinical experience in the management of high acuity patients in a complex hospital environment, including Paediatrics.
  • Evidence of career long education and professional development
  • Demonstrated experience in teaching at registrar or fellowship level.
  • Be enthusiastic and passionate about Emergency Medicine in a supportive environment.


St John of God Health Care offers its employees excellent working conditions, a family friendly workplace, competitive remuneration, salary packaging and opportunity to enhance your skills and qualifications.


We can offer you the following:

  • Highly competitive salary & conditions
  • Great salary packaging options
  • A welcoming and supportive culture
  • Dynamic multidisciplinary team
  • Assistance with Australian work visas (where applicable)
  • Unique and competitive overseas relocation assistance offered
  • Opportunities for post-graduate support for your chosen career path and interests


St John of God Health Care embraces diversity and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people with disabilities. We are committed to providing a safe environment for all children and vulnerable people in our care and proactively take measures to protect children/vulnerable people from abuse.


All caregivers employed by St John of God Healthcare are required to be vaccinated from Covid-19 in order to fulfil the requirements of the role.

Enquiries: Matthew Summerscales
Ph: 08 9462 5675
Applications Close: 03/12/2021

To view the position description or submit your application please click the ‘Apply Now’ button below.

>> Search all Healthcare & Medical jobs in Australia

>> Search all jobs at St John of God Health Care Inc