Application process for junior doctors

Here you can find information about the application process for junior doctors

Centralised application process

2019 Centralised Recruitment Application Dates

Applications for 2019 Intern and RMO positions through the centralised recruitment process are now closed.

You may wish to visit WACHS Medical Vacancies or MedJobsWA for current medical practitioner vacancies in rural WA.

Overview of Intern positions

Interns wishing to complete their whole internship year in country WA have the option of selecting WA Country Health Service (WACHS) as their preferred employer during the recruitment process. Ten intern placements are available in 2019, five located at Albany Health Campus and five located at Bunbury Hospital.

Rural secondments for metropolitan employed interns are also available for one or more term rotations from Fiona Stanley Hospital, Royal Perth Hospital and Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital. 

  • See the Primary Employing Health Rural Placement for Interns summary here.
  • Intern applications for rural placements are made  within the Postgraduate Medical Council of WA (PMCWA) central recruitment process and are based on merit.
  • Find updates regarding the internship application process and offers on the PMCWA site 

Resident Medical Officers

WACHS RMO positions are available to PGY2+ doctors either as a primary employer for periods of 6-24months, or via secondment at some metropolitan sites.

  • See the Rural Practice Pathways available for junior doctors here.
  • Find updates regarding the centralised RMO application process and offers on the PMCWA site
  • RMOs wanting to complete a rural community based rotation via the Community Residency Program can find more information by visiting WACHS Placement Opportunities
  • Visit WACHS Medical Vacancies or MedJobsWA  for current medical practitioner vacancies across WA, external to the centralised recruitment process.









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