Seeking employment in a hospital in Australia
After completing your specialist assessment, the next step is to
obtain a hospital position which will assess of your clinical
practice. It is your responsibility to find a suitable
Medical recruitment agencies seek appropriately qualified
doctors to fill positions all over Australia. For more
information visit the Medical Recruitment website.
Some online medical journals advertise vacant positions. The Medical Journal of Australia has a webpage
dedicated to medical careers.
State and Territory government jobs
Public hospital positions are listed for each state and
IMGs that have been assessed as partially or substantially
comparable are required to undertake workplace based clinical
assessment in a position approved by RACS. Decisions regarding
assessment post accreditation are made by the Specialty Board of
the specialty in which an IMG is being assessed.
When you find a position the Specialty Board will determine
whether the position is sutiable for clinical asssessment
RACS has prepared an IMG Post Description Form (Word 83KB)
which will need to be completed by the hospital and returned to the
Department of IMG Assessments via email for approval by the Specialty Board
before clinical assessment can be commenced.
Seeking employment in a hospital in New Zealand
The website of the New Zealand Ministry of Health
has a careers section.
The New Zealand Medical Association has a webpage
dedicated to vacancies.
District Health Boards advertise vacancies on their
Zealand Now lists job sites to visit for healthcare jobs.