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Medical Training Positions

This webpage aims to introduce current and future medical officers to the high-quality medical education programs and pathways on offer within Hunter New England Health. Please click the buttons below to learn more about each training program and pathway.

New SRMO Training Network

Now Recruiting for 2022!

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Living in our region

Hunter New England is a large, diverse area and is about the size of England. This beautiful area has appealed to many an urban professional seeking a more relaxed lifestyle and to indulge a passion for the great outdoors, while still maintaining a fulfilling career.

HNE Health also offers a wonderful family environment with excellent public and private schools, first-class universities and the only regional medical research institute in Australia. Health professionals across HNE Health are involved in extensive clinical and laboratory research programs, many of them in conjunction with the Hunter Medical Research Institute (HMRI).

Hunter New England Local Health District’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander workforce has grown from 190 staff in 2008 to 730 staff in 2018.

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Newcastle is a renowned surf city with six golden-sand beaches within walking distance of the city centre.

Located two hours north of Sydney, the city also boasts a burgeoning cultural and artisan scene and is rapidly emerging as a smart city brimming with opportunities.

Life here is free of the stresses of big city living.

City-wide and coastal revitalisation works, such as the landmark Bathers Way, are bolstering a residential boom, and will help precipitate two major tourism developments: international flights at Newcastle Airport and more frequent passenger liner calls to a future cruise terminal.

Bathers Way , Newcastle NSW


Armidale is fondly referred to as the capital of New England and offers an urban centre located in a rural setting on the doorstep of some of the most scenic national parks in Australia.

Orthopaedic Surgeon - Living and working in Armidale


Tamworth is the major service centre for North West New South Wales and the New England region and is home of the Tamworth Country Music Festival.

Paediatrician - Living and working in Tamworth