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Medical Oncologist Tropical Coastal Queensland Package to AU$415,000

Posted on Thu Oct 17, 2013 by Plexus Medical Recruitment

Location: Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Profession: Physician/Doctor

Specialty: Medical Oncology

Job Type:   Full Time

Practice Type: Hospital

Job Description:

Medical Oncologist Tropical Coastal Queensland Package to AU$415,000

You will be joining a Level 5 service based at a 450 bed teaching hospital supporting the immediate city population of 150,000 plus a further 100,000 in the wider regional catchment.

The hospital is undergoing a $450 million staged redevelopment, which will deliver another 170 beds by 2015.  The oncology service is housed in a dedicated cancer care centre and includes an ambulatory day unit including 15 chairs for chemotherapy, Specialist Outpatient Clinics for Haematology, Medical Oncology, Radiation Oncology and Palliative Care clinics and a PC hospital. The service has strong links with General Practitioners, Community Health Services, The Queensland Cancer Council, the Leukaemia Foundation and other community services. The service aims to provide a skilled and multidisciplinary team approach to Cancer Care.

Remuneration value for Medical Oncologist Tropical Coastal Queensland will depend on qualifications and seniority and may be up to $415 047 p.a., comprising salary between $154,957 - $196,468 p.a., employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%), annual leave loading (17.5%), private use of fully maintained vehicle, communications package, professional development allowance, professional development leave 3.6 weeks p.a., professional indemnity cover, private practice arrangements plus overtime and on-call allowances.

You and your family will love living in this incredible region.  Not only will you be in a sophisticated city with an international airport, excellent education services and all the amenities you could ever want but you will have easy access to the natural beauty and spectacular sights of the Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Rainforest. This is the only city in the world to have two world heritage listed areas side by side. Whilst the city is extremely popular with tourists it is classified as a regional centre and as such supplies many of the outlying districts. Mining, farming and especially the sugar industry are important industries with a large percentage of the population employed in these fields. With a vibrant economy, excellent services, extensive recreational options, warm temperatures and a passionate local population, this tropical city will give the entire family a great lifestyle.

For more information and to apply for Medical Oncologist Tropical Coastal Queensland please contact Trish Hay at Plexus Medical Recruitment today via  and please quote position #8818

Closing Date: 18/11/13

Contact Information

Contact Name: Ms. Trish Hay

Contact Email:

Phone: 03 9836 0655

Fax: 03 9011 9717

Company Website:

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