Postgraduate Medical Council of Western Australia

The Postgraduate Medical Council of Western Australia offers a wide range of resources and links for medical students, medical graduates, clinicians, medical educators and many more people involved in the education, teaching and training of pre-vocational doctors.

News and Events

2017 Junior Doctor and Clinical Educator of the year awards

Nominations are now open for the Junior Doctor of the Year and Clinical Educator of the year awards. This is a national award, with winners announced at the November 2017 Prevocational Forum in Brisbane.

Completed nomination forms are required to be forwarded on to PMCWA ( by close of business Friday 18 August 2017.
Please click this link (PDF 324KB) for the Junior Doctor nomination form, and this link (PDF 123KB) for the Clinical Educator of the Year nomination form.

More information can be found here.

2018 centralised recruitment

The centralised 2018 Intern and RMO recruitment processes have now closed.

You may wish to register on MedJobsWA (external link) to receive notification of suitable vacancies as they become available. You can create a profile and select your preferred job categories. You will receive an automatic notice when a new position is advertised.

JMO Survival Guide and JMO Wellbeing Reference

Written by junior doctors for junior doctors, the JMO Survival Guide (PDF 874KB) and the JMO Wellbeing Guide (PDF 236KB) include information and useful contacts, and can be used as a guide for where to go for help or advice.

Workforce Summary Sheets

SWCP summary sheets for 2015 have been developed by the Department of Health Medical Workforce Branch to provide an overview of WA’s current and future medical workforce, including shortfall projections to 2021 and 2025 for 48 medical specialties. Copies of all 48 summary sheets are available on the SWCP 2015 summary sheet webpage (external link).

Preparatory workshop - AMC OSCE Courses for International Medical Graduates (IMG's)

The Australian Health Practitioners Academy (Aus HPA) organises short courses to assist international medical graduates prepare for the AMC OSCE exam. Please see linked flyer for 1 Day Psychiatry workshop for AMC OSCE Exam (PNG 75KB) and an OSCE 2 day Intensive Course (PNG 149KB). Further information is available at (external site) or by emailing