Queen's University / Locum General Pediatrician


Locum General Pediatrician
Queen’s University, Department of Pediatrics


The Department of Pediatrics in the Faculty of Health Sciences at Queen’s University invites applications invites applications to fill a one year locum in general pediatrics. The successful applicant must be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario. Physician funding is provided through an Alternative Funding Program (AFP) with the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care.

As a member of the Department of Pediatrics, the successful applicant will provide clinical teaching at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Clinical duties will include shared day time and on-call coverage of the inpatient pediatric ward as well as provision of outpatient clinics and shared coverage of the Pediatric Urgent Care Centre. Applicants should also provide evidence of an ability to work in an interdisciplinary, collaborative environment.

Nestled on the shores of Lake Ontario, Kingston is a beautiful historic city offering a wealth of recreational activities. Queen’s University is one of Canada's premier universities and medical schools. The successful candidate will enjoy exceptional academic, professional, and lifestyle opportunities.

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen’s is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and LGBTQ persons. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.

To comply with Federal laws, the University is obliged to gather statistical information about how many applicants for each job vacancy are Canadian citizens/permanent residents of Canada. Applicants need not identify their country of origin; however, all applications must include one of the following statements: “I am a Canadian citizen/permanent resident of Canada”; OR, “I am not a Canadian citizen/permanent resident of Canada”. Applications that do not include this information will be deemed incomplete.

The University will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs. If you require accommodation during the interview process, please contact the Department of Pediatrics through the contact information listed below.

Review of applications will commence on June 1, 2019 and continue until the position is filled. Letters of application accompanied by a curriculum vitae, an educational dossier and the names and contact information (including email contact) for three referees should be directed to:

Dr. Robert Connelly, Head
Department of Pediatrics, Queen’s University
Rm. 4-3-403, Watkins 3D Kingston General Hospital
Kingston, Ontario K7L 2V7, Canada
Phone: (613) 548-6046  Fax: (613) 548-1369
Email:  admin@qpeds.ca

Posted on June 3, 2019 .