Senior Medical Officer (Specified)

Full Time, Permanent

Based in Cairns


This position will, under the leadership of the Executive Director, Medical Services (DMS), provide medical leadership, clinical governance support and strategic advice to the DMS and Senior Leadership Team (SLT) to ensure the delivery of quality, sustainable, evidence-based comprehensive primary health care services which align to the strategic goals of the organisation, policy direction and needs of the community.

Benefits of working with Wuchopperen:

  • Monday to Friday, no weekends
  • No on call requirement
  • Attractive remuneration rate
  • Generous salary sacrifice benefits
  • 5 weeks Annual Leave entitlements
  • 12% Superannuation Contribution
  • Commitment to professional development


Applicants for the above position will:

  • Hold current AHPRA registration
  • Be eligible for a Medicare Provider number
  • Demonstrate relevant experience and/or qualifications
  • Hold Fellowship of ACRRM and / or RACGP Accreditation as a GP
  • Possess a current driver’s licence
  • Permanent Resident or Australian Citizen


How to Apply:

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To be eligible for interview, applicants must:

  • Provide a cover letter of no more than two pages, addressing the Core Capabilities in the Position Description
  • Provide a Specified Reference

Applicants who do not address these requirements, will not be considered for shortlisting.



For information about this position, or to apply please refer to the Position Description

or contact Dr Nicolette Roux, Director Medical Services (07) 4080 1000

Closing date for applications:  5 pm on Monday 3rd June, 2024

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.