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Latest locum Anaesthetics jobs in Australia & New Zealand

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  • Bowral, New South Wales AU
  • Locum
  • $2,000 per hour
  • 15 Jul 2024 ~ 19 Jul 2024
Delightful Bowral and its historic buildings, autumn colours and quaint charm offer an alluring lifestyle in a town noted for its magnificent oak trees and European influence. An enticing career awaits in Bowral, an old-world charmer with distinctive Victorian weatherboard homes and beautiful g...

Specialist Consultant


  • Taree, New South Wales AU
  • Locum
  • $3,500 per day
  • NOW ~ 15 Jul 2024
Nature meets relaxed country charm. This 160-bed hospital is located on Australia's East Coast, 170 km North of Newcastle, and offers the following services: Radiology, Ultrasound, Orthopaedics, Physiotherapy, Pharmacy, and Pathology. Based in a historic town on the banks of the beautiful Manning...

Specialist Consultant


  • Echuca, Victoria AU
  • Locum
  • $3,500 per day
  • 22 Jul 2024 ~ 23 Jul 2024
This is a public hospital located in a port town 220 km North of Melbourne. As a prevalent tourist destination, the population swells during peak holiday periods and services provided by the hospital are often extended to the many visitors to the area. There are multiple services including: • A...

Specialist Consultant


  • Windsor, New South Wales AU
  • Locum
  • $3,500 per day
  • 16 Jul 2024 ~ 01 Aug 2024
Soak up history and culture in one of Australia’s oldest colonial settlements.  Set on the banks of a river, this town oozes old-school charm. You’ll find heritage pubs and a vibrant arts scene here.  The local 131-bed hospital is a great place to work and develop your career. It provides med...
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Earn up to $3500/day
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Locum Consultants can earn fantastic rates with flexible hours and locations across Australia and New Zealand. No matter your future financial goals - locuming is a great way to boost your earnings.

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Meet our expert Anaesthetic team, dedicated to placing doctors in hospitals and clinics across Australasia. With strong ties to healthcare facilities, they ensure you access specialist roles before they reach the market.

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What I love about my role: Being able to genuinely help the medical industry by placing great doctors in hospitals that are a perfect fit for them.

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What I love about my role: Working with such a positive team. I love building great connections with both doctors and hospitals.

The Anaesthetics job market in Australia and New Zealand

Anaesthetists' highly specialist skills are in demand across Australia and New Zealand. With surgical procedures on the rise, the need for Anaesthetists across private and public hospitals is also rising.

The median Anaesthetic doctor salary in Australia is approximately AUD $350,000 per annum, with some Anaesthesiologists earning over AUD $500,000 per year. Locum Anaesthetics consultants are earning up to AUD $3,500 a day.

In New Zealand, doctors specialising in anaesthetics typically earn an average salary ranging from NZD $150,000 to NZD $300,000 annually. Locum Anaesthetics consultants earn up to NZD $2,500 a day. If you're looking for Anaesthetic registrar jobs in Australia or New Zealand, we have various opportunities to suit you.

However, it is important to note that both these salary scales depend on various factors, such as years of experience, geographical location, and the type of healthcare facility you work in.