Healthcare Jobs

In Australia healthcare jobs are available in nearly every sector of the Medical industry.

If you're looking to broaden your horizons, and seeking a position in the medical, doctor, nursing or allied health sectors then the Australian Medicare system may be your answer.

The health systems in Australia maintain very high standards by comparison to other global locations. General health facilities like Medical Centres, Hospitals and support structures are excellent, and the training provided is considered to be amongst the best in the world.

Medical jobs Australia is a medical recruitment agency offering overseas doctors and health professionals a range of comprehensive medical healthcare jobs. We assist in the initial health regulation registration process and Government approvals, through to Australian Immigration.

Healthcare Jobs & What we Provide

We are recruitment specialist that supply a broad panel of qualified and experienced medical doctors and health practitioners across all disciplines and levels to private, general practices, hospital departments in rural country, and metropolitan areas across Australia.

We work closely with you and your family to understand your ambitions and preference to working in Australia and finding that all important healthcare job.

Whether you are looking for opportunities nearby or overseas we can assist and you can be confident that your application will be handled professionally, ethically and confidentially.

We provide:

  • Free service for applicants
  • Advice on registration & migration
  • Salary negotiation & guidance
  • Coaching on CV layout & interviewing
  • Local knowledge of all the regions we cover

Overseas Doctors qualifying requirements

In most cases, an Overseas Trained Doctor looking to work in Australia is required to meet the basic requirements listed below:

  1. English language proficiency requirements, GP's must pass both the MCQ and clinical exam of the AMC.  
  2. Hospital Doctors (non-specialists) must meet the specific registration requirements of the Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
  3. Specialists must apply to the relevant Specialist Medical College for recognition as a specialist through the AMC. 
  4. Immigration, apply for a appropriate visa .  
  5. Identify an appropriate job. “normally AoN” (Area of Need position).  
  6. Apply via (AHPRA) medical registration.  
  7. Obtain medical indemnity cover in Australia.

Further explanation and clarification on these requirements can be found on

Doctors and nurse practitioners who wish to practise in Australia must first register with the Medical Board of the State or Territory they intend to practice.

After the Australian visa is granted and doctors must apply to Medicare Australia for a Medical Provider number if they are to work in general practise and prescribing drugs.

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