• Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service
  • Registrar or Principal House Officer (Rural Generalist)
  • Full-time or Part-time
  • Childers, Queensland
  • To participate in the provision, development and maintenance of an effective, efficient and equitable clinical service to the hospital patients.
  • To contribute to the continual upgrading of medical education, and dissemination of knowledge to staff and patients.
  • The appointment will be to the Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service for the provision of services to Wide Bay rural health hospital and multipurpose health care centres.
  • A Rural Generalist Registrar, or Principal House Officer is a medical practitioner in the third or subsequent year of practical experience after eligibility for full registration as a medical practitioner and may or not be enrolled in a recognised training program working towards a recognised Fellowship.
  • This position provides a unique opportunity to experience the complete breadth of rural/regional general practice and rural generalist medicine, containing accredited posts with both RACGP and ACRRM. Such opportunities include ASTs and ARSTs in emergency medicine, anaesthesia, obstetrics and gynaecology, adult internal medicine, mental health, and alcohol and other drugs.

Embark on a rewarding career with the Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service in the Bundaberg region, poised to become a leading centre for rural generalist training.

With the new state-of-the-art Bundaberg Hospital set to open in 2027, we are at the forefront of providing exceptional training and development opportunities for Rural Generalists.

You’ll have the unique chance to work across a range of rural communities including Childers, Eidsvold, Biggenden, Mundubbera, Gayndah, Monto, and Gin Gin, experiencing the deep fulfillment of making a tangible difference. This role integrates professional development in rural healthcare with the tranquil beauty and strong community spirit of the Wide Bay area, ensuring a career that’s as enriching personally as it is professionally.