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Paediatric Jobs In Australia

In Australia, revolutionary discoveries and ground-breaking procedures performed successfully has gained international praise for our Children’s Hospitals. The Paediatrics area in Australia and New Zealand has seen an increase in funding research and development opportunities, ensuring that both the Australian and New Zealand system stays at the forefront of the medical world.

As the main authorizing body in Paediatrics is the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP). They are responsible for the training and assessment of doctors who have completed their medical degree and an internship at a hospital. Also, RACP can assess paediatrician qualifications accredited from overseas, in the same manner as any other physician.

Other major authorities, such as the Australian Paediatric Society, aims to provide a comprehensive representation on issues that pertain to rural and regional child health and welfare.

In Australia salaries for Paediatricians vary. General total remuneration for Paediatricians range from $300,000 to approximately $600,000 in a private hospital environment (this can vary depending on workload and practice size) or $250,000 to $400,000 in a public hospital Medicine department.

What can we do to help you?

Career Medical Recruitment helps place Paediatricians into all levels within Paediatric Departments in Australia and New Zealand. Positions including:

In Australia

PHO (Principal House Officer), Registrar, CMO (Career Medical Officer), SMO (Senior Medical Officer) and Consultants (Staff Specialists or FRACP)

In New Zealand

Registrars, MOSS (Medical Officer Specialist Scale) and Consultants (FRACP)

For new opportunities and other information on starting a Paediatric career in Australia, feel free to contact our friendly recruitment team today at 02 8234 8989.