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Staff are very efficient in making sure paperwork was done properly and in a timely manner. I am very happy with the service and would recommend IMR/LocumBank to my colleagues - Dr Wu
All help and support from IMR was amazing and made the difficult process of moving from overseas almost simple - Dr McDonald, GP
Impressive, consistent, knowledgeable, and unflinching in their moral support. I've never known a recruitment agency to take so much care and detail, and show such commitment to prospective clients - Dr Suriya, Psychiatrist
They went out of their way in helping me fill the mountain of forms and liaise with people, and are still helping me now. I am indebted - Dr Suriya, Psychiatrist
Your services have been excellent and I have had minimal difficulties in getting to where I have wanted. Your staff are extremely friendly and reliable - Dr Rai, House Officer
IMR have great knowledge and experience in medical recruitment with a high standard of services, along with excellent communication skills and professionalism - Dr Murali, GP
We have successfully recruited a number of high quality medical staff through IMR and have always found their service to be highly professional, efficient, and effective, with timely responses to our enquiries - C Byrne, Mental Health Services
We have found IMR to be very helpful, prompt and easy to contact - K Balcombe, Medical Staffing Unit
IMR have shown a high level of professionalism in dealing with a multi-staged process, and guided me with great efficiency and a deep sense of timing - Dr Bangash, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon
I would not have been here (in New Zealand) without IMR's constant help and guidance - Dr Sadani, Transfusion Medicine Specialist
I was particularly impressed by the high level of service given to me. I received regular emails and phone calls providing me with updates and information on the next steps throughout the process - Dr O'Luanaigh, Psychiatrist
From the outset, IMR gave me a timeline for how long the process would take, and they were 100% accurate on that. This made planning for the move that much easier - Dr O'Luanaigh, Psychiatrist
IMR's communication is of a high standard and they are able to respond to candidates' concerns in a clear, professional manner - K Kempthorne, Radiology Dept
I would recommend IMR to other Recruitment Advisors as a good source of doctors, and a trustworthy company to work with - N Copson, Recruitment Advisor
We find IMR to be very professional and always exceptionally quick in responding to emails and phone calls - J O'Neill, Health Service CEO
I found IMR very knowledgeable in all aspects concerned with recruiting physicians, particularly the issues that are specific to practice in a foreign country - Dr Fennell, Anaesthetist
IMR's efficiency and professional manner of conduct is truly commendable - Dr Kumar, Radiologist
Thank you again for all your help and support, and for making our Australian experience possible - Dr Gubbay, House Officer
I have already referred three other doctors to IMR, who are now also in the process of moving down under, and I will continue to refer more - Dr Gubbay, House Officer

Paediatrics Jobs

Paediatrics Jobs in Australia and New Zealand

Paediatrics in Australia and New Zealand is practiced in a manner very similar to that of the majority of other first class health system countries such as the UK or Ireland. Both Australia and New Zealand have adopted an evidence based approach as the direction that clinical medical practice is heading, utilising the most effective elements of other health systems comparable to our own.

An increased need has resulted in an increase in funding for research and development opportunities, ensuring that both the Australian and New Zealand system stays at the forefront of the medical world. The Paediatric hospitals around both countries enjoy unprecedented community respect and recognition for their services.

Due to the sheer size and low population density of Australia, most of the states tend to have at least one major Paediatric or Children's Hospital, and these inevitably see most of the Paediatric admissions. Having said this, there are still some general hospitals which see both Adults and Children, particularly in the larger regional cities.

In New Zealand, many of the hospitals are geared for both general Adult and Paediatric patients, and further to this, usually have access to a regional referral centre for complex cases or for the regional Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU).

Children’s Hospitals in both Australia and New Zealand have been the subject of worldwide praise for revolutionary findings and groundbreaking procedures developed and performed successfully, leading to well deserved recognition for some of Australasia’s top Paediatricians.

Increasingly, most Paediatricians are subspecialised although many hospitals still employ General Paediatricians. Some of the international Paediatrics qualifications that are often viewed as comparable and may allow you to work in Australia and New Zealand as a Consultant include:

UK MRCPCH , MRCP (Paeds), FRCP (Paeds) [London, Ireland, Edinburgh or Glasgow] plus the Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training (CCST) issued by the Specialist Training Authority of the Medical Royal Colleges or a Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) issued by the Postgraduate Medical Education and Training Board UK
USA Certificate of the American Board of Paediatrics plus experience as a Board Certified Paediatrician or additional postgraduate Fellowship certifications
Canada Specialist Certificate and Fellowship in Paediatrics from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
South Africa FCP (SA) Fellowship of the College of Physicians of South Africa
MMed (Paeds) Masters in Paediatrics
Ireland MRCPI (Royal College of Physicians of Ireland) plus Certificate of Satisfactory Completion of Specialist Training (CSCST) in Paediatrics issued by the Irish Committee on Higher Medical Training (ICHMT)

Other international qualifications are assessed on a case-by-case basis, and we are more than happy to provide an initial assessment based on our knowledge prior to you contacting the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP).

In addition, we have multiple vacancies for Paediatrics Registrars and SHOs in both Australia and New Zealand. International Medical Graduates are encouraged to join the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP) training program in an accredited training position and there are fantastic opportunities throughout Australasia for developing your career. Contact us today to discover how we can help you to open doors into the Paediatrics world in Australia or New Zealand.