Staff Specialist in Paediatric Rehabilitation Medicine


Permanent Part Time – 0.6 FTE commencing July 2024
Temporary Part Time – 0.4 FTE until March 2025

HNEkidsRehab invites applications from suitably qualified Paediatric Rehabilitation Specialists to provide expertise in the clinical management and treatment of patients of HNEkidsRehab within The Children’s Healthcare Network, Northern , and to support and promote seamless continuity of care between inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services.

Ideal applicants will:

  • Be eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia with Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (in Paediatrics) and/or Fellowship of the Australasian Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine.
  • Have appropriate experience in the field of paediatric rehabilitation including the rehabilitation care and management of children and young people living with acquired brain injury, spinal cord injury and disease, cerebral palsy and movement disorders and other diagnostic groups requiring rehabilitative care.
  • Have appropriate experience in administration and prescription of botulinum toxin injections.
  • Provide high quality, evidence based, patient focused paediatric rehabilitation services to admitted patients and non-admitted clients of HNEkidsRehab including their families and carers.

What we can offer you:
Hunter New England Local Health District is a great place to expand your career and grow your skills and knowledge. As a recognised leader in the healthcare industry we provide a range of public health services to the Hunter, New England and Lower Mid North Coast. HNELHD has strong, innovative connections with the University of Newcastle and Hunter Medical Research Institute.

You will become part of an exceptional team where each member brings unique strengths and experiences, but what really sets us apart is how well we work together. We’re like a close-knit family, always supporting each other and collaborating to give our patients the best care possible.

Working with HNE Health gives you access to a great range of benefits:

Nestled in the heart of New South Wales, HNELHD boasts a diverse tapestry of landscapes, from coastal havens to serene countryside. Experience the perfect balance of urban sophistication and the tranquillity of nature, providing an ideal backdrop for a rewarding personal and professional life. Achieve the elusive work-life balance in a region that cherishes its laid-back lifestyle, enjoying leisurely weekends exploring pristine beaches, vibrant markets, and cultural events. Embark on a journey where your medical expertise aligns seamlessly with a high-quality lifestyle. Elevate your career, nurture your well-being, and become an integral part of a healthcare network that values and celebrates your contributions. Discover the perfect blend of professional satisfaction and life-enriching experiences with us!

Need more information?

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For role related enquiries contact: Gai Lovell – Service Manager, HNEkidsRehab
Ph: (02) 4925 7868 E:
For application enquiries contact: Sally Jordan – Senior Medical Recruitment Consultant
Ph: (02) 4985 3353 E:

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Applications close: 26 June 2024

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