Medical career ACT

Discover doctor jobs in the Australian Capital Territory

Where serenity meets charm

We have doctor jobs in the Australian Capital Territory. Packed with metropolitan charm, opportunities to get outdoors, and political history the Australian Capital Territory is a great option for locum or permanent work. Spend time in the cities capital or travel to nearby beaches, ski fields, or national parks.

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Dr Joanna Holland , The Canberra Hospital - Australian Capital Territory
Doctor career ACT
Discover the pristine Capital of Australia

Australia's Capital Territory is home to the Capital of Canberra. This city is well known for its galleries and steeped in history. You will find lots to explore at this metropolitan location.

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Spend days off outdoors

Whether you are interested in hiking, horse riding, or rafting there is a plethora of outdoor activities at your disposal in the Australian Capital Territory.

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Gateway to the Australian Alps

The Australian Alps are filled with country pubs and snow-covered gum trees. Enjoy the mountain which range spans the states of New South Wales, the Australian Capital Territory and Victoria.

Why Medrecruit

Medrecruit is a medical recruitment agency with a difference. We make a difference in the lives of doctors by changing how medicine works and having a real-world impact on communities across Australia and New Zealand.

Medrecruit has the largest network of jobs in Australia and New Zealand, double the next largest agency. This provides you with the highest chance of getting the right role, and our scale provides you with a hiring advantage as many employers come to us exclusively before going to market.

We make the process as easy as possible. Some agencies have recruiters do everything. However, one person can’t be the best at all functions so we have specialist teams, combined with technology, to make each stage of the process as smooth as humanly possible.

In 2016, Our founder, Dr Sam Hazledine successfully lobbied the World Medical Association to amend the Declaration of Geneva (the modern-day Hippocratic Oath) to include: I WILL ATTEND to my own health, well-being, and abilities in order to provide care of the highest standard.

Since then Medworld has continued to advocate for, educate, and work towards better health and well-being for all doctors. Medworld and Medrecruit are built for doctors, by doctors.

Benefits of working with Medrecruit
Geriatrics doctors
Live better. Find better.

Find better job opportunities, better experiences, and a better life here. With Medrecruit, you’ll get ongoing career support and personalised service.

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Earn up to $3000/day

Locum doctors can earn fantastic rates with flexible hours and locations across Australia and NZ. Whether you're saving for a house, investing or simply feel like treating yourself - locuming is a great way to boost your earnings.

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Travel costs covered

For most placements, your travel and accommodation costs are covered. This means you get to explore new places with no cost to you.

How much are doctors earning in ACT?

According to Seek, the average salary of a Doctor in Australia is between $110000 and $130000. However, a doctor can make depending on many factors, including their grade, and their specialty. Doctors working as consultants in Australia are earning more and locum doctors are earning up to $3000 a day.

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Are doctors in demand in Australia?

Yes! Doctors are in high demand in Australia for multiple reasons, the first of which is an excess of jobs available in rural and remote regions that need filling. The second reason is that Australia's ageing population is growing, creating a demand for more general practitioners.

A career as a doctor is seen as a very respected profession in Australia and you will feel like you are an important and integral part of the community.

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