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The Find a Surgeon directory is a listing of active Fellows of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons who meet the requirements of the College's Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Program and have opted to be on the list. This list excludes retired or inactive Fellows.

 

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ACT

Unaccredited Surgical Registrar (Bruce)

New South Wales

Plastic Surgeon - Visiting Medical Officer (Wollongong)
Clinical Director General Surgery (Broken Hill)
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Poche Fellow in Melanoma (Wollstonecraft)
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Northern Territory 

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Queensland

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Tasmania

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Victoria

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Head of Vascular Surgery (Melbourne)
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Western Australia

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General Surgeon (Specialising in Breast and Thyroid) (Nelson)
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Specialist Otolaryngologist (Nelson)
General Surgeon (Nelson)
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18 April 2019

Clinical Director General Surgery                                                      20190418

Broken Hill

Reference Number: REQ87312
Organisation: Far West Local Health District
Employment Status: Flexible working arrangements
Classification: Senior Specialist
Contact Details: Karen Chrisakis
Email: Karen.Chrisakis@health.nsw.gov.au

Closing Date: 9/4/2019

The Broken Hill Health Service is seeking a Clinical Director of General Surgery. The applicant must hold FRACS.

Broken Hill is the centre of the Far West New South Wales outback and is 500km north east of Adelaide and 1,100 km west of Sydney. There are daily flights to major cities.

The Broken Hospital has 100 beds that services a wide area with a population of 25,000 people. It is a rural teaching hospital, providing acute, non-acute and outpatient services, including dialysis and chemotherapy. It has an emergency department, general medical, surgical, obstetrics & gynaecology, paediatric, mental health and sub-acute beds. Work is underway to enhance the level of ICU and CCU. Support services include Pathology, Medical Imaging (CT scan), as well as a wide range of Allied and Primary Health services.


 


10 April 2019 Whanganui

General Surgeon
Whanganui

Vacancy: General Surgeon
Vacancy Number: 19-5009-01

Applications close: Open

Permanent full time (40 hours per week plus oncall)

The Whanganui District Health Board General Surgery Department is seeking applications for a General Surgeon to be based at Whanganui Hospital in the city of Whanganui. We are looking for a suitably qualified enthusiastic vocationally registered General Surgeon, to take up a permanent full time position.

Vocational registration with the Medical Council of NZ is essential. You will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and demonstrate a strong commitment to a multi-disciplinary team working environment, interfacing with colleagues in other medical specialties. The successful applicant will be competent with the undertaking of colonoscopies and these will be a requirement of the role.

This role will allow you to thrive professionally in providing your expertise to an urban population of 43,000 people complimented by a rural population of 30,000 people covering the Rangitikei, Whanganui and South Taranaki areas.

Whanganui offers easily accessible mountains for skiing, mountain biking or tramping, lakes for fishing and boating, as well as beaches for surfing and quiet walks. Whanganui also boasts an exciting arts community and facilities, a mix of local and travelling music talent, educational and sporting opportunities for all ages, historical buildings and culture. Whanganui is located two and a half hours drive from our capital city, Wellington. Whatever your interests, Whanganui can offer the best of both worlds - the perfect work opportunity, and a lifestyle to match.

For more information please visit www.wdhb.org.nz or contact the Senior Medical Officer Recruitment Advisor

Medical Advisor - SMO Recruitment, Whanganui District Health Board
Private Bag 3003, Whanganui, New Zealand

Email anita.roberts@wdhb.org.nz

Phone +64 6 348 1248
Mobile +64 21 909 756


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10 April 2019 Capital and Coast District Health Board

Consultant Vascular Surgeon
Wellington

The vascular service provides open surgical, endovascular and outpatient care to people both within the Wellington region and within the central region. We are keen to recruit a dynamic locum vascular surgeon for two months starting in July.

The applicant will be responsible for providing consultant services that facilitate the provision of appropriate quality vascular services to the patients who come under his/her care, and for training of Registrars in accordance with the requirements of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

This role joins a service with a total staff of four consultants and RMOs. This position reports to the Clinical Leader, Vascular Surgery and Operations Manager, Surgery.

All candidates applying for any of our current vacancies must complete an online CCDHB application form by clicking the 'apply now' button.

Applications close on Tuesday, 30 April 2019.

Please ensure your uploaded CV and cover letter is in either Word or PDF format.

For further information on this role, please email sandra.tam@ccdhb.org.nz and indicate the vacancy number (SMO25-19) or go to apply, please follow this link: https://capitalhealth.careercentre.net.nz/job/consultant-vascular-surgeon/kenepuru-hospital-porirua/15093


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10 April 2019

Staff Specialist - Urologist
Mackay

Staff Specialist - Urologist (MO1-1 to MO1-7; MO2-1 to MO2-3)

Department of Surgery, Surgical Division, Mackay Base Hospital, Mackay Hospital and Health Service

Permanent Full Time (80 hrs p.f.)
Permanent Part Time (hrs negotiable)

Salary and remuneration package

Remuneration value up to $485,192 p.a. comprising salary between $7,840.10 p.f. - $8,312.40 p.f. (L25-L27) or remuneration value up to $443,850 p.a. comprising salary between$6,556.10 p.f. - $7,615.30 p.f. (L18-L24); employer superannuation contribution (up to 12.75%), annual leave loading (17.5%), attraction and retention incentive allowance, professional development allowance, professional development leave 3.6 weeks p.a., professional indemnity cover, plus overtime and on-call allowances. Applications will remain current for the duration of the vacancy.

Duties / Abilities: As per role description.

Enquiries: Dr Franz Pretorius, Clinical Director

Job Ad Reference: MK306979

Application Kit: (07) 4885 7516 or www.smartjobs.qld.gov.au

Closing Date: 29-04-2019


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8 April 2019

Senior Medical Officer - Paediatric Surgery Monashdoctors
Clayton

Senior Medical Officer - Paediatric Surgery

Monash Children's Hospital have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic General Paediatric surgeon to join our team for a 12 month period initially from May 2019. The successful candidate must adhere to the competencies as defined by the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

The successful applicant will work with a supportive, established team of staff delivering excellence in surgical care to the paediatric population of south-east Victoria. Monash Children's Hospital is the third largest children's hospital in Australia, performs approximately 2,000 procedures a year and is home to the largest neonatal unit in Victoria.

You will be responsible for:

  • Inpatient and outpatient general surgical care to children
  • Participation in an on call roster, currently 1 in 8
  • Participation in service development within the unit and development of research projects and lead quality initiatives

Other duties will include supervision of junior medical staff and provision of training and education to department, other MCH staff and medical students. In consultation with the Head of Department and other staff, the appointee will ensure all services are maintained and delivered in line with the MCH wide philosophy and culture of patient and family centred care, vision and values.

Applicants must have a demonstrated capacity to work harmoniously and collaboratively within a small team, possess excellent communication and leadership skills, have FRACS or equivalent College Fellowship and have specialist medical registration with AHPRA.

Preferred candidates will require a clear Police Check and a current Working with Children's Check prior to any offers of employment being made.

Please contact Peta Young EA, Paediatric Surgery 85723838 peta.young@monashhealth.org for any enquiries relating to this role.

To view the full position description and to APPLY NOW, click here


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3 April 2019 Hutt Logo Colour

Senior registrar level Fellow 
Lower Hutt

About our role

Based at Hutt Hospital we are looking for a senior registrar level Fellow to join our general plastic surgery unit starting mid-to late 2019.

Hutt Hospital is well-known for its plastics and reconstructive surgery and has regularly had Fellows from other countries who come to experience a different hospital and way of life before taking up a consultant role somewhere else in the future.

Our position would suit someone who has finished their training and provides the opportunity to learn skills and share their knowledge with the other registrars, provide mentorship and leadership to the registrar team and participate on the registrar on call roster.

You'll also need to be highly-motivated and able to provide teaching and mentoring to junior registrars while at the same time observing and participating in a sub-specialty interest of your choice.

Working with us

You must be eligible to apply for Medical Council New Zealand registration.

How to apply

Please complete an online HVDHB application form by clicking the 'apply now' button or through our careers website: www.healthyjobs.co.nz

For further information on this role, please email recruitment@huttvalleydhb.org.nz and indicate the vacancy number 8111020-19 and job title in the subject line.


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2 April 2019

Consultant General Surgeon Taranaki District Health Board
New Plymouth

Consultant General Surgeon

Taranaki Base Hospital, New Plymouth

Permanent, full time (part time negotiable)

This is an exciting opportunity for a Consultant General Surgeon to join a team of five with interests in colorectal, upper GI and breast and endocrine surgery. The successful candidate will take part in a 1:6 on call roster with registrar and house surgeon support. Particular consideration will be given to applicants experienced in Endoscopy.

The successful applicant should have comprehensive experience and training in General Surgery and must have the FRACS with vocational registration or equivalent qualifications. The department has a strong track record with audit and you will be expected to participate and contribute to the department's activities including advanced trainee registrar teaching, supervision of house surgeons, audit and medical student teaching.

A new inpatient Clinical Service Block was opened with 6 Wards and a Theatre Block comprising 6 Theatres, 12 bed PACU 1, 24 bed PACU 2, 2 Endoscopy/procedure rooms. An interventional suite and digital radiology facilities are well established.

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Click here to view the position description and to make an application

To discuss the post informally please contact Mr Glenn Farrant, Consultant General Surgeon and Head of Department on 0064 6 753 6139 or by e-mail at Glenn.Farrant@tdhb.org.nz

Closing date for applications is 31st May 2019 however if we make an appointment before this date we will close the vacancy.


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2 April 2019

Registrar/Principal House Officer - General Surgery
Rockhampton

Expand your Medical career and enjoy all that Central Queensland has to offer.

Registrar/Principal House Officer - General Surgery, Rockhampton Hospital, Central Queensland Hospital and Health Service. Remuneration value up to $11,617 p.m., comprising salary between $4,039 - $4,683 p.f., employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%) (L4 - L9) (Applications will remain current for 12 months.)

Duties / Abilities: Participate in the provision, development and maintenance of a high quality, effective and efficient surgical service to hospital patients. You will contribute to the continual improvement of medical education, and dissemination of knowledge to staff and patients.

Enquiries: Dr Garry Dyke (07) 4920 6235.

Job Ad Reference: RK9C306444

Application Kit: (07) 4920 5618 or www.smartjobs.qld.gov.au

Closing Date: Sunday 21 April 2019.


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29 March 2019

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgical Fellow
Gold Coast

Breast Academy Gold Coast is offering Plastic and Reconstructive Surgical Fellow positions in 2020 and 2021, of periods between 6 and 12 months.

The paid fellowship program based at Pacific Private Hospital Southport, is supervised by Dr Craig Layt and Dr Luke Stradwick and offers added exposure to their private practices, other reputable surgeons plus VMO opportunities at Gold Coast University Hospital. This allows for education in not only the technical but also the business side of running an aesthetic practice.

The principles of Breast Academy are to advocate for aesthetic breast surgery to be performed by well-trained and qualified plastic surgeons in Australia with appropriate follow-up care. Those surgeons completing the Breast Academy Fellowship program will be equipped with the skills to take a leadership role in defining the standard of care expected of those surgeons choosing to perform aesthetic breast surgery.

All program applicants must have successfully completed FRACS (plastics) or its equivalent.

Dr Layt (0418 210 020) and Dr Stradwick (0423 506 792) are available to discuss any aspects of the program with interested surgeons.

Please forward your application inclusive of CV, covering letter and date period of interest though to Fellowship Manager Kate Sullivan kate@breastacademy.com.au


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28 March 2019

Northern Territory Govt

Thoracic Surgical Fellow/Senior Hospital Medical Officer
Darwin

Royal Darwin Hospital, Top End Health Service

Fellow/SHMO in Thoracic Surgery

Darwin offers a unique experience with complex pathology not seen elsewhere in Australia. The Royal Darwin Hospital, Top End Health Service is seeking applications for the position of Thoracic Surgery Fellow/SHMO.

The Royal Darwin Hospital is the major teaching hospital in the NT and receives referrals from the entire Northern Territory as well as northern Western Australia with a catchment population of over 250,000. Flinders University has a 4-year postgraduate medical school based in the NT and Royal Darwin Hospital receives students from James Cook University. The appointment would be for one year commencing in May 2019 and each year thereafter.

Role:

  • To provide quality medical care to thoracic surgery patients under the supervision and guidance of the Surgeons at Royal Darwin Hospital.
  • Participate in clinical audit of care, including morbidity and mortality reporting.
  • Participate in after-hours cover.

Essential criteria:

  • Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons or its equivalent. Appropriate training and experience applicable to the field of thoracic Surgery.
  • Proven experience and training in thoracoscopic and open lung resections
  • Demonstrated commitment to high quality patient care.
  • Demonstrated capability and interest in research.
  • Demonstrated commitment to teaching.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate at all levels and meet AHPRA registration requirements for English if IMG applicant.
  • Demonstrated surgical competency.
  • Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration. The position requires close liaison with respiratory medicine, medical oncology and radiation oncology units.
  • Computer skills including use of email and the Internet.
  • Demonstrated understanding of Clinical Governance.

Salary range: $144,447 - $159,182, full time (depending on level of applicant).

Previous International applicants need not re-apply.

For further information about the position please contact the Divisional Support Coordinator on email SCCadmin.DoH@nt.gov.au You may get further information on the clinical nature of work from Phillip.Carson@nt.gov.au or Sabu.Thomas@nt.gov.au


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28 March 2019

Orthopaedic Fellow/Senior Hospital Medical Officer
Northern Territory Govt

Orthopaedic- Hip, Knee Arthoplasty and Trauma - Fellow/Senior Hospital Medical Officer (SHMO) - Full Time

Royal Darwin Hospital (RDH) - Top End Health Service

The Royal Darwin Hospital and the Top End Health Service is seeking applications for the position of Orthopaedic Fellow/SHMO.

This is an opportunity for a Fellow to expand on primary and revision arthroplasty surgery of hip and knee as well as general Orthopaedic and Trauma surgery skills.

The Royal Darwin Hospital is the major teaching hospital in the NT and receives referrals from the entire NT as well as northern Western Australia with a catchment population of over 250,000. Flinders University has a 4 year post graduate medical school based in the NT and Royal Darwin Hospital and students from James Cook University. Royal Darwin Hospital works in collaboration with bed buys at Darwin Private Hospital.

The appointment would be for one year commencing in February 2020 and each year thereafter. Applications close June 30th each year from 2019.

Role:

  • To provide quality medical care to Orthopaedic patients under the supervision and guidance of Surgeons at RDH.
  • Participate in clinical audit of care, including morbidity and mortality reporting.
  • Participate in after-hours cover.

Essential criteria:

  • Obtained Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons or its equivalent within the last 3 years. For those that do not have FRACS, successful assessment by RACS will be required
  • Proven training and experience training in the field of Orthopaedic Surgery.
  • Demonstrated commitment to high quality patient care.
  • Demonstrated capability and interest in research and Education.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate at all levels and meet AHPRA registration requirements for English if IMG applicant
  • Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration.
  • Demonstrated understanding of Clinical Governance.

Salary range: $98413-$159182 (assessed).

For further information about the position please contact the Divisional Support Coordinator email SCCadmin.DOH@nt.gov.au


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26 March 2019

Consultant Vascular Surgeon Capital and Coast District Health Board
Wellington

The vascular service provides open surgical, endovascular and outpatient care to people both within the Wellington region and the central region. We are keen to recruit a dynamic surgeon who is keen to join a team providing high quality care to our population. The successful person will have an interest in academic research, and will be interested in the advertised academic position with the Otago School of Medicine.

The applicant will be responsible for providing consultant services that facilitate the provision of appropriate quality vascular services to the patients who come under his/her care, and for training of Registrars in accordance with the requirements of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

This role joins a service with a total staff of four consultants and RMOs. This position reports to the Clinical Leader, Vascular Surgery and Operations Manager, Surgery.

All candidates applying for any of our current vacancies must complete an online CCDHB application form by following this link: https://capitalhealth.careercentre.net.nz/job/consultant-vascular-surgeon/kenepuru-hospital-porirua/14779

Applications close Saturday, 13 April 2019.

Please ensure your uploaded CV and cover letter is in either Word or PDF format.

For further information on this role, please email Sandra.tam@ccdhb.org.nz and indicate the vacancy number (SMO11-19).


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Plastic Surgeon - Visiting Medical Officer NSW Health IllawarraShoalhaven logo
Wollongong

Employment Type: Visiting Medical Officer 
Requisition ID: REQ96064
Applications Close: Sunday 21 April 2019

The Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District (ISLHD) is looking for a Plastic Surgeon to provide expert medical assessment and management of patients within the plastic surgery service. The primary responsibility for the position is the provision of plastic surgery at Wollongong and Shellharbour Hospitals and may be varied as agreed with the Director of Medical Services and as approved via the Medical and Dental Appointments Advisory Committee (MDAAC) to other facilities in ISLHD.

You will provide expert medical assessment and management of patients within the plastic surgery service in the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District (ISLHD). You will be responsible for the provision of specialist plastic surgery services to emergency patients, inpatients and outpatients at the relevant hospital. This role is primarily located at Wollongong and Shellharbour, however, provision of services at other locations may be required.

You will ensure provision of high quality plastic surgery services to all patients within the ISLHD and will proactively:

  • Support the development of plastic surgery services
  • Support and facilitate a culture of learning and best practice
  • Support and develop plastic surgery research within the department

We welcome applicants who have completed an overseas fellowship. Additionally, those with a special interest and/or training in breast reconstruction, or head and neck cancer reconstruction.

Wollongong Hospital is a busy tertiary referral centre for the Illawarra and Shoalhaven Local Health District (serving a population of approx. 450,000). Wollongong Hospital has a strong affiliation with the University of Wollongong and supports the training of Nursing, Medical and Allied Health staff.

Salary and conditions are in accordance with those of a VMO 'Sessional' contract for Wollongong Hospital and a 'Fee for Service' contract for Shellharbour Hospital.

Apply online here.


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21 March 2019

Head of Vascular Surgery
Melbourne

Alfred Health is the main provider of health services to people in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne and is also a major provider of specialist services to people across Victoria. The Health Service operates three outstanding facilities: The Alfred, Caulfield and Sandringham.

Vascular Surgery provides services relating to blood vessels, including a full range of venous (vein) and arterial (artery) surgery, assisting in renal access surgery and peritoneal dialysis, diagnostic angiography, endovascular procedures and treatment for blockages following bypass graft surgery.

Applications are invited for the position of Head of Vascular Surgery. Reporting to the Program Director of Surgery, the Head of Vascular Surgery will oversee excellent clinical care, whilst supporting Alfred Health's teaching, research and clinical governance programs. The successful applicant will provide excellent clinical expertise and service in Vascular Surgery, provide supervision to junior medical and other relevant staff within the Unit.

Applicants must be legally qualified practitioners, registered or registrable with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency and a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. Demonstrable relevant knowledge and experience in Vascular Surgery is required as well as meeting Alfred Health requirements for credentialing and scope of practice in Vascular Surgery.

For any queries, please contact: A/Prof Bill Johnson (Program Director, Surgical Services) on 03 9076 0234

Applications close Sunday 7 April 2019

Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

Website: www.alfredhealth.org.au


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19 March 2019

Vascular FellowCanterbury District Health Board
Christchurch

The Team: What we do

The Department of Vascular Endovascular and Transplant Surgery provides the vascular and endovascular services for the population of Canterbury and the West Coast, and tertiary services for complex open and endovascular surgery and renal transplantation for the South Island.

The Role: Where you fit it

We are looking for a Registrar or Junior Consultant who is seeking a role specifically designed to provide them with the full range of clinical experiences and training in Vascular Surgery. The role can be tailored for more open or endovascular work as required and provides an excellent opportunity to advance either open or endovascular skills.

For the advanced trainee/junior consultant the role provides access to advanced open and endovascular techniques from arch to toe. For more junior trainees, the opportunity to gain valuable experience in a recognised training unit for future specialist training applications.

An honorary appointment as Clinical Lecturer at the University of Otago Medical School is also available for the right appointee.

You will have:

  • Qualifications recognized with the New Zealand Medical Council
  • FRACS, FRCS desirable or experience in vascular surgery

Apply online, or to find out more information, please contact Tracey Sutherland

Email: Tracey.Sutherland@cdhb.health.nz

Closing date: Friday, 19 April 2019.


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19 March 2019

Consultant Orthopaedic SurgeonCapital and Coast District Health Board
Wellington

The Orthopaedic service provides for the management of major injuries and fractures at Wellington Hospital and treatment of injuries, congenital, infective, degenerative and malignant disorders of the musculoskeletal system at Wellington and Kenepuru Hospitals. A regional tertiary service is provided for patients with complex major trauma, revision joint replacement, spinal disorders, scoliosis, paediatric and hand surgery.

This role will support the service by completing hip and knee arthroplasty surgery to patients at both Wellington and Kenepuru hospitals. This position would suit a General Orthopaedic Surgeon.

Here at CCDHB we embrace diversity and welcome applications from people of all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.

All candidates applying for any of our current vacancies must complete an online CCDHB application form by clicking the 'apply now' button.

Applications close on Friday, 26 April 2019.

Please ensure your uploaded CV and cover letter is in either Word or PDF format.

For further information on this role, please email Sandra.tam@ccdhb.org.nz and indicate the vacancy number (SMO19-19)

Link: https://capitalhealth.careercentre.net.nz/job/consultant-orthopaedic-surgeon/wellington-hospital/14940


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19 March 2019

Clinical Director General SurgeryNSW Gov Hlth FWLHD COL
Broken Hill

Reference Number: REQ87312
Organisation: Far West Local Health District
Employment Status: Flexible working arrangements
Classification: Senior Specialist
Contact Details: Karen Chrisakis
Email: Karen.Chrisakis@health.nsw.gov.au

Closing Date: 9/4/2019

The Broken Hill Health Service is seeking a Clinical Director of General Surgery. The applicant must hold FRACS.

Broken Hill is the centre of the Far West New South Wales outback and is 500km north east of Adelaide and 1,100 km west of Sydney. There are daily flights to major cities.

The Broken Hospital has 100 beds that services a wide area with a population of 25,000 people. It is a rural teaching hospital, providing acute, non-acute and outpatient services, including dialysis and chemotherapy. It has an emergency department, general medical, surgical, obstetrics & gynaecology, paediatric, mental health and sub-acute beds. Work is underway to enhance the level of ICU and CCU. Support services include Pathology, Medical Imaging (CT scan), as well as a wide range of Allied and Primary Health services.


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19 March 2019

General Surgery LocumsWL Logo 360X203 For AUSDOC
Australia

If you are about to gain your Fellowship, you probably already know that as a Consultant you have a much wider range of locum opportunities to choose from.

As a Locum Surgeon you can:

  • Build up your experience and learn from senior Surgeons
  • Try out different locations and new work environments before you commit to a permanent role
  • Earn on average $2000 - $3000 p/day
  • Have your travel and accommodation costs covered
  • Learn self-reliance and become more resourceful and adaptable
  • Take a break from your routine and locum in adventurous places

We are currently looking for Surgeons to locum in coastal towns like tropical Broome in WA, wine growing regions like the Hunter Valley in NSW and for outdoor enthusiasts and food lovers, Tasmania.

Our locum jobs range from 1 week to six months and many are ongoing meaning that you choose to work when you want over a longer period.

Our Specialist Surgery team will go above and beyond to find you the perfect locum in a location and hospital ideally suited to your career goals and lifestyle.

We would love to hear from you - please contact Nicole Langan for a confidential discussion: nlangan@wave.com.au or register online https://wave.com.au/locum-jobs


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18 March 2019

Specialist UrologistNelson Marlborough Health Logo New
Nelson

Location: Nelson, New Zealand
Permanent 0.45FTE - worked as a 2 person (0.9FTE) job share (4 weeks on, 4 weeks off)

About the role
Nelson Marlborough Health (NMH) is seeking a permanent part-time Urologist to join the Department of Urology at Nelson Hospital. You will be joining a team of 4 urologists providing the highest standard of care to patients whilst maintaining an excellent work life balance.

This role is a permanent job share arrangement (sharing patients and clinical schedule as part of a two person team) each working 0.45FTE over the year, compressed into every second block of 4 weeks.
E.G.
Weeks 1 to 4: 72 hours a fortnight
Weeks 5 to 8: Nil hours
You will also take part in the 1:4 after-hours acute roster during on weeks
Additional part-time hours may be available covering a secondment.

About you
You will be a highly skilled urologist who is great team player, with excellent communication skills.

Qualifications required upon taking up the position:

  • Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons (RACS) or hold equivalent specialist qualification
  • Registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand (or eligible for)
  • Hold a current annual practising certificate (or be eligible for)

About us
NMH is the main health service provider for New Zealand's Nelson, Tasman and Marlborough regions, serving nearly 145,000 people across two main hospitals in Nelson and Blenheim, public health and a range of community services.

Visit https://www.nelsontasman.nz/ for more information about the region.

Find out more about us https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC34XErxkHJ5YAn59o6SrhnA

How to apply
For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team vacancies@nmdhb.govt.nz or +64 3 546 1274. For role specific enquiries please contact Gillian Champion, Surgical Service Manager Gillian.Champion@nmhs.govt.nz

Keen to apply now, it's easy. Copy this link into your internet browser https://nmdhb.careercentre.net.nz/Job/Specialist-Urologist/Nelson/14451

Ref: N19-078

Closing date: 6/April/2019


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14 March 2019

Surgical Registrar
Albury

Surgical Registrar (Unaccredited)
Full Time, Fixed Term Contract
2019 Clinical Year

An opportunity exists for a Surgical Registrar, seeking to consolidate surgical experience or build foundation for surgical career. The role of the Surgical Registrar is to develop, consolidate and enhance clinical skills in the provision of high quality patient care for all elective, emergency and trauma components in the Surgical Unit. The Surgical Registrar will be supported by a group of surgeons, registrars, junior doctors, nurses, allied health and other healthcare providers. Successful applicant will demonstrate:

  • MBBS qualifications and prevocational experience in surgical discipline's
  • Valid or eligibility for appropriate AHPRA registration
  • Maintenance of regulatory and organisational credentialing requirements
  • Appropriate clinical and professional attributes as per position description

Attractive remuneration package can be negotiated and will be based on experience.

Please refer to www.awh.org.au for further information.

Should you have any queries regarding this position please contact:

Dr Ken Cheng
Director Medical Governance
Albury Wodonga Health
PO Box 326
Albury NSW 2640
Email: ken.cheng@awh.org.au
Phone: (02) 6058 4391

Closing Date: 14 April 2019


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12 March 2019

ENT Surgeonsouthern-dhb
Invercargill

We are looking for an experienced Otolaryngologist to join us for six months to a year in a generalist position with an on-call responsibilities.

You will be the sole ENT practitioner on site at Southland Hospital but supported from the clinical leader and colleagues from Dunedin Hospital, who undertake clinics at Southland Hospital. You will see the full range of patients, performing a variety of procedures such as endoscopic sinus surgery, middle ear surgery, facial skin cancer surgery and paediatric ENT procedures, all major head and neck surgery is carried out at Dunedin Hospital. Southland Hospital provides modern and easily accessible facilities for staff and patients, as the base hospital for a wide geographical area, it creates enormous scope for variety in the work of a talented professional like you. Southland offers a wide range of recreational activities, it is home to two of New Zealand's national parks offering opportunities for tramping, fishing and a wide range of outdoor pursuits, four ski fields are within easy driving distance.

You must have completed your specialist training to make you eligible for registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

Closing date: Sunday, 7 April 2019.

Apply at https://www.southerndhb.govt.nz/careers/view-vacancy/?job_id=8360


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5 March 2019

Non-SET Surgical RegistrarsAKL Doctors Logo
Auckland

Non-SET Surgical Registrars - 2020 Training Year
Auckland, New Zealand

  • We care about your career with high levels of employment & training integration
  • Experience a diverse population and a wide variety of patient presentations
  • Applications open on 15 April 2019 and close on 12 May 2019

By joining the Auckland Region as a Non SET Surgical Registrar, you enter a programme that offers rotations through 9 sub-specialties (Plastics, General surgery, ORL/ENT, Paediatric Surgery, Neurosurgery, Urology, Vascular, Orthopaedics and CTSU). The full ranges of surgical specialties are covered, including those not found elsewhere in New Zealand. Working in our modern teaching hospitals will provide you the opportunity to network alongside many national and bi-national programme selectors. Many regional and national (as well as international) units are based here. These services also cover the entire age-spectrum from neonates to the elderly.

A non-SET Surgical Registrar position in the Auckland region provides opportunities to acquire important surgical skills, experience a variety of surgical specialties unavailable anywhere else, as well as an opportunity to work alongside many influential members of the various surgical specialties.

You will be supported by the Surgical Vocational Training Committee (consisting of SMOs from across our 3 DHBs) directly involved to ensure workforce requirements, RMOs' individual training requirements and career progression, and providing ongoing support and mentoring to enhance your specialty selection chances.

At time of application you will need to have completed at least three months in an Emergency Medicine run or intensive care/high dependency rotation.

To apply please visit our website http://www.aucklanddoctors.co.nz/rmos/joblistings For application queries please contact Mia Ye, Recruitment and Allocations Consultant at mia.ye@nra.health.nz

Come to Auckland - where we are training world class doctors.


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5 March 2019

ENT Surgeonsouthern-dhb
Invercargill

We are looking for an experienced Otolaryngologist to join us for six months to a year in a generalist position with an on-call responsibilities. You will be the sole ENT practitioner on site at Southland Hospital, but supported from the clinical leader and colleagues from Dunedin Hospital, who undertake clinics at Southland Hospital. You will see the full range of patients, performing a variety of procedures such as endoscopic sinus surgery, middle ear surgery, facial skin cancer surgery and paediatric ENT procedures, all major head and neck surgery is carried out at Dunedin Hospital.

Southland Hospital provides modern and easily accessible facilities for staff and patients, as the base hospital for a wide geographical area, it creates enormous scope for variety in the work of a talented professional like you. Southland offers a wide range of recreational activities, it is home to two of New Zealand's national parks offering opportunities for tramping, fishing and a wide range of outdoor pursuits, four ski fields are within easy driving distance.

You must have completed your specialist training to make you eligible for registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

Please apply at: https://www.southerndhb.govt.nz/careers/view-vacancy/?job_id=819


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5 March 2019

Cardiothoracic SurgeonScuph
Sunshine Coast

Cardiothoracic Surgeon required
Sunshine Coast University Private Hospital, QLD

The Sunshine Coast University Private Hospital (SCUPH) is seeking a Cardiothoracic Surgeon(s) keen to live and work on the Sunshine Coast, QLD where they can embark on the next step in their career. The cardiothoracic program at SCUPH commenced in 2017 with the first cardiac surgical case performed in November 2017 and has continued to grow over the last 16 months. With the growth expected in the region, Queensland Health's new $1.8B Sunshine Coast University (public) Hospital which is collocated with SCUPH, plans to open its own cardiothoracic service later this year.

Benefits:

  • Theatre sessions available
  • Supported by Medical Perfusionists
  • Comprehensive skilled and experienced nurses - only private hospital in QLD with CALS trained staff
  • Contributor to ANZICS database
  • Potential for research/clinical trials
  • Assistance with relocation expenses
  • On-site sessional consulting suites available
  • Full marketing assistance to build your practice referral base

Essential Criteria:
Applicants must have FRACS (Cardiothoracic Surgery), specialist registration with AHPRA and eligible for a provider number that attracts Medicare benefits.

For further enquiries please contact:
Oliver Steele
Chief Executive Officer
Sunshine Coast University Private Hospital
T: (07) 5390 6101
E: SteeleO@ramsayhealth.com.au


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1 March 2019

Orthopaedic PHOQueensland Government crest
Redcliffe

Redcliffe Orthopaedic Department
Metro North Hospital and Health Service

Orthopaedic PHO (non-accredited trainee)
(Permanent, temporary, full time and part time nature may be filled through this recruitment process)

Redcliffe Hospital is seeking an Orthopaedic PHO to fill a position to February 2020.

The Orthopaedic ward is situated on level 6 West and consists of 30 bed ward where the acute and elective orthopaedic patients are managed. We also frequently have children in the Paediatric Ward on Level 3.

The Orthopaedic unit manages complex elective and emergency cases with approximately 2700 admissions per year. Clinics and theatre sessions will also be undertaken at Caboolture Hospital.

What we provide:

  • Hip, knee and shoulder replacements
  • Arthroscopy knee and shoulder reconstruction
  • Paediatric and foot surgery
  • Fractured NOFs
  • Femoral/tibia nails
  • MVA fractures
  • ORIFs multiple bones

Classification Level: PHO/Registrar
L4 to L7

Enquiries: Dr Anthony Houston
Director of Orthopaedics

Telephone: (07) 3883 7654

For further information and an application package go to: https://www.seek.com.au/job/38391270?searchrequesttoken=696972e0-4d89-4dc5-bef5-af14873fbef1&type=standard


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27 February 2019

Plastic SurgeonCanterbury District Health Board
Christchurch

The Team
The Plastic and Reconstructive Department at Christchurch Hospital provides a complete range of secondary and tertiary services for paediatric and adult patients, both acute and elective for the Canterbury and West Coast regions. Acute hand call is shared with the Department of Orthopaedics.

The Department is one of three regional burn units and is the Regional Burn Unit for the South Island.

We are an accredited training centre for the Royal Australian College of Surgeons for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and have a complement of both SET training and non-training registrars within our service.

The Role
We are looking for a Permanent full-time Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon.

To be considered for this position, you will need a qualification recognised for Vocational Registration by the Medical Council of New Zealand.

You will be expected to partake in the general duties of the department to fulfil service requirements which includes outpatients and skin lesion clinics, elective and acute theatre sessions and Surgeon of the Day.

You will also be required to take part in the on-call roster, currently this is on a 1 in 7 basis.

Apply online, or to find out more information, please contact Tracey Sutherland
Email: Tracey.Sutherland@cdhb.health.nz


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27 February 2019

Consultant - General SurgeryWA Country Health Service
Broome

An exciting opportunity exists for a skilled and enthusiastic general surgeon with FRACS or equivalent to join the clinical team in the Kimberley, based at Broome Hospital. Broome is famous for its beach lifestyle and is recognised as a tropical tourist destination of choice. It has excellent schooling and housing choices.

The picturesque Kimberley region of Western Australia covers an area of 423,517 km2 and is home to 50,113 people. The majority of residents live in Broome and the towns of Derby, Fitzroy Crossing, Halls Creek, Kununurra and Wyndham. With a significant Aboriginal population, this position provides an opportunity for surgeons interested in making a difference in Indigenous Health.

Broome Hospital is a 60 bed inpatient facility and the largest hospital in the Kimberley region. Case mix, including acuity and activity is highly varied, with 25 000 presentations per year to the Emergency Department. The Consultant Surgeon will be a vital member of the surgical team, which includes a second Consultant Surgeon, a Service Registrar, Resident Medical Officer and Intern. This is a teaching position and highly valued by the Postgraduate Medical Council of WA for the case mix exposure and experience gained by Doctors in Training in their surgical term. A shared on call commitment is expected of the successful applicant, along with short periods of outreach within the region, on a regular basis.

Remuneration: Consultant Years 1-6, $479,701 - $570,532 pa (includes Arr A base salary $335,820 - $398,247 pa, annual commuted allowance - oncall $81,345 - $103,818 pa, PDA $30,633 pa, and 9.5% superannuation). Rates effective as at 1st October 2018.

Enquiries: Please contact Dr Sue Phillips on 08 9194 2853
Job Ad Reference: 00200446
To apply: https://search.jobs.wa.gov.au/page.php?pageID=160&windowUID=0&AdvertID=231185
Closing Date: Monday 11th March 2019 at 4.00 pm WST


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27 February 2019

ENT Specialist
Southport

Visiting Senior Specialist or Visiting Specialist or Senior Staff Specialist or Staff Specialist - Ear, Nose and Throat, Surgical, Anaesthetics and Procedural Services, Southport, Robina and Varsity Lakes, Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service.

An opportunity has become available for a permanent full time Staff Specialist or a permanent part time (30hrs pf) Visiting Specialist to join Gold Coast Health (GCH) where the focus of our 9000-strong team is on providing world-class health care to over 550,000 people living in the Gold Coast, and northern New South Wales region.

About the role
Provide clinical care to patients requiring Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) services within the Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service (GCHHS) and to clinically manage the provision, development and maintenance of an effective, efficient and equitable service to ensure appropriate patient care. This includes outpatients, inpatients, elective and emergency ENT surgery. In addition, provide professional leadership within the specialty area and provide training, education and supervision to junior medical staff and other health care members.

How to Apply
Please go to https://smartjobs.qld.gov.au/jobs/QLD-GC303720 to review the role description and requirements of the role before submitting your application utilising the Medical CV template provided.

Enquiries: Dr James Hallam 0417 795 946
Closing Date: Monday, 25th March 2019


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27 February 2019

Senior Staff Specialist
Gladstone

The Senior Staff Specialist /Staff Specialist General Surgery, Assist the Director of Surgery, Gladstone Hospital, in ensuring that Surgical services provided by CQ Health are of the highest standard and delivered in a reliable and cost-effective manner given available resources.

Total remuneration value up to $425,805 p.a., p.a. comprising salary between $204,543 - $216,865 p.a. ; (L25 - L27); or total remuneration value up to $389,442 p.a. comprising salary between $171,044 - $198,678 p.a. ; (L18 - L24); Permanent Full Time;,

  • Up to 12.75% employer superannuation contribution
  • Professional development leave 3.6 weeks p.a.
  • Annual leave loading 17.5%
  • Salary packaging
  • Professional development allowance ($20,000p.a.)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Work/life balance, variety and flexibility
  • Rent free accommodation (Conditions apply).
  • Motor vehicle allowance
  • Opportunity to participate in private practice
  • Over-time and on-call allowances
  • Inaccessibility allowance $6,900 (not included in the above figures), (Conditions apply).

Work locations: Gladstone Hospital + secondary Mater Misericordiae Hospital - Gladstone; and Rockhampton Hospital.

Key Qualifications /Requirements:

  • MBBS or equivalent eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia.
  • Possession of qualifications and experience appropriate for registration as a Specialist in General Surgery by the Australian Health Practitioner's Regulation Agency. Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in the speciality of General Surgery is preferred.
  • Accreditation by GESA in upper and lower GI endoscopy is essential.
  • Sub-specialty interest in Colorectal Surgery or Oncologic Surgery is highly desirable.
  • Expertise in Laparoscopic Surgery is essential
  • Enrolment and maintenance of ongoing CME program with the appropriate bodies.
  • Drivers licence (C class)

Contact: Dr Stefan De Clercq: +61 (0)7 4976 3188
Closing Date: Sunday, 24 March 2019
JRN: GLB302896
Application Kit: (07) 4920 5619 or www.smartjobs.qld.gov.au


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27 February 2019

Director - Neurosurgery
Herston

Director - Neurosurgery - The Kenneth G Jamieson Department of Neurosurgery, Surgical and Perioperative, Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital, Metro North Hospital and Health Service, Herston, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Remuneration value up to AUD$370 797.50 p.a., comprising salary between AUD$204 543 - $216 865 p.a., (L25-L27) or remuneration value up to AUD$339 017 p.a., comprising salary between AUD$171 044 - $198 678 p.a. (L18-L24) employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%) (Permanent full time position. Applications will remain current for 12 months).

Duties / Abilities: The Director of the Kenneth G. Jamieson Department of Neurosurgery will lead a multi-disciplinary neurosurgical unit with a high proportion of emergency case management.

The Director will manage and lead a team of specialist neurosurgeons, maintaining collaborative and supportive relationships and a culture of clinical excellence and continuous improvement whilst ensuring strong clinical governance and patient safety.

Enquiries: Dr Barry O'Loughlin +61 7 3646 8225.
Job Ad Reference: RBH303632.
Online applications: www.smartjobs.qld.gov.au
Closing Date: Friday, 22 March 2019.


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26 February 2019

Staff Specialist - UrologyQg Logo
Redcliffe

Senior Staff Specialist or Staff Specialist (Urology) Redcliffe Hospital

Redcliffe Hospital Metro North Hospital and Health Service is currently seeking a permanent or temporary full time or part time Staff Specialist in Urology at Redcliffe Hospital.

The role of the Senior Doctor is to provide high quality clinical and non-clinical services to directly or indirectly benefit the patients/clients of the Metro North Hospital and Health Service, primarily at Redcliffe Hospital and encompasses all the roles described in the CanMEDs framework (refer to advert).

Job Ad Reference: RD302961
Please apply for this vacancy online at: https://smartjobs.qld.gov.au/jobs/QLD-RD302961

Closing date: 15th March 2019
Enquiries: Please contact Dr Jon-Paul Meyer or Dr Nicholas Rukin, Urology Department via Clinical Director Support Officer on +61 7 3883 7539 or Switch +61 7 3883 7777.


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25 February 2019

Poche Fellow in MelanomaMelanoma
Wollstonecraft

Poche Fellow in Melanoma and Surgical Oncology

Applications are invited from qualified General or Plastic Surgeons for the Poche Fellowship in Melanoma and Surgical Oncology. This program is based at the Melanoma Institute Australia's North Sydney campus, as well as the Mater Hospital Crows Nest, and Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Camperdown. This position is formatted at a post Fellowship level (FRACS or equivalent) and is suitable for surgeons seeking to develop a vocational interest in the field. Each year we offer two clinical and research based Fellowships, which are for twelve months commencing in February, 2020. The Fellowships involve a substantial clinical workload in dedicated outpatient clinics, operating sessions and weekly multidisciplinary meetings. The Melanoma Institute Australia is one of the world's largest melanoma services, and access to its internationally respected Melanoma Research Database provides the opportunity to undertake significant research during this Fellowship.

Applications are accepted from Australian and non-Australian candidates. Fellowships are available from February 2020, and applications for this Fellowship close on 22 March, 2019.

Interested candidates should submit their curriculum vitae, proof of specialist qualification, current medical registration/licensing, medical indemnity, and the contact details of three referees to: A/Prof Robyn Saw, Melanoma Institute Australia, 40 Rocklands Road, North Sydney, NSW, 2060, Australia. Email: careers@melanoma.org.au

For further information about Melanoma Institute Australia, see www.melanoma.org.au


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25 February 2019

Staff Specialist - Urologytashealthservice
Hobart

Urology Department
Royal Hobart Hospital

We are seeking interest from suitably qualified applicants for a permanent Staff Specialist Urology vacancy.

The Urology Department is a pro-active team consisting of Urologists, Registrars, Residents, Interns and a specialised nursing team. We provide specialised clinical and surgical services to all adult urological conditions for inpatients, outpatients and emergency department presentations. We are committed to excellence and improving everything we do from our innovative patient care to our surgical precision improving the lives of our patients. Our experienced team of doctors have pioneered many novel approaches to surgery that have become the current standard of care.

We offer:

  • Attractive salary including salary packaging
  • A multi-disciplinary work environment
  • Family friendly workplace

Tasmania offers an envious lifestyle with amazing natural attractions, a wide range of opportunities, short commutes, and exceptional food, wine and beer.

A remuneration package comprising the Agreement base salary, relevant allowances and other entitlements will be negotiated with the successful applicant dependent on clinical experience and seniority.

The engagement is permanent full-time day work (with on-call), working 76 hours per fortnight.

The Staff Specialist Urology will:

  • Provide specialist inpatient and outpatient urology services, including regular clinics and operating lists, and care of ward patients.

For further details please contact Dr Fadi Nuwayhid on (03) 6166 8558 or email fadi.nuwayhid@ths.tas.gov.au

Please click this link jobs.tas.gov.au for the current Statement of Duties and to apply for the role.

Applications close: 509381
Vacancy No. 14 April 2019


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21 February 2019

Unaccredited Surgical Registrar
Bruce

Unaccredited Surgical Registrar Year 3/4
Calvary Public Hospital Bruce, ACT
Fixed Term Full Time Position (commencing March 2019)
Salary range: $106,957 - $123,327 (Plus Shift Allowance and Superannuation)

About the role
The General Surgery Registrar assists general surgery consultants, subspecialty consultants and accredited surgical registrars in the care and management of surgical patients. These are non-accredited positions, and entail participation in the surgical registrar roster including nights and weekends.

Duties include:

  • Training in procedural work relevant to sub-speciality interest
  • Participation in-patient and out-patient activity relevant to sub-specialty interest
  • Participation in the after-hours Surgical roster
  • Participation in clinical meetings
  • Supervisory support of the interns and residents

How to apply?
Applicants are expected to respond in writing with a cover letter outlining the following:

  • A cover letter (max 1 page) stating your suitability (using the position description as a guide) for the role; a response to selection criteria is NOT required and will not be considered as part of your application
  • Current Resume
  • Contact details of 2 professional referees

Closing date for applications: COB Sunday, 3rd March 2019

Applications must be submitted online via: http://www.calvary-act.com.au/career-vacancies.html

Contact officer for further information:
Kylee Gardiner
Senior Manager Human Resources
Email: kylee.gardiner@calvary-act.com.au


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18 February 2019

Visiting Medical Officer in OtolaryngologyHunter New England Health NSW
Newcastle

91954 Visiting Medical Officer in Otolaryngology
Surgical Services, John Hunter Hospital
Newcastle, New South Wales

An exciting opportunity exists to join a team providing high quality and effective specialist Otolaryngology services to the adult and paediatric patients of the Hunter New England Local Health District.

John Hunter Hospital is the largest hospital in the district, with approximately 650 beds (incl. John Hunter Children's Hospital) and covers the Newcastle, Lake Macquarie and Port Stephens geographical area. John Hunter is a Level 6, tertiary referral, major trauma and teaching hospital, servicing a population of more than 800,000 people.

Newcastle is a great place to live and work. With Australia's largest regional population it has the benefits of a big city with the ease and friendliness of a country town. As a centre for manufacturing, mining, retail, health, tourism education, IT, call centres and finance, the Hunter offers real employment choices for your partner and an excellent range of schooling options for your children.

The department is seeking either a fellowship trained head and neck surgeon with microvascular reconstruction skills or a paediatric otolaryngologist. Other skill sets will be considered and the applicant will be expected to contribute to the John Hunter Hospital emergency roster.

Applicants will have a medical degree registrable with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency and Fellowship of the Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS) in Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery

For a confidential discussion about this opportunity please contact
Dr Niall Jefferson, Director Otolaryngology, John Hunter Hospital
ph: 0439 173 222 e: niallj99@yahoo.com
or
Mr Damien Barrett, Senior Medical Recruitment Consultant
ph: (02) 4985 3353 e: damien.barrett@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au

Closing Date: 17 March 2019


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14 February 2019

Deputy Director - OrthopaedicsQg Logo
Redcliffe

Redcliffe Hospital Metro North Hospital and Health Service is currently seeking a Permanent or Temporary full time Deputy Director in Orthopaedics at Redcliffe Hospital preferably with an interest in Trauma and General Paediatrics and the capacity to support adult upper limb surgery.

The role of the Senior Doctor is to provide high quality clinical and non-clinical services to directly or indirectly benefit the patients/clients of the Metro North Hospital and Health Service, primarily at Redcliffe and Caboolture Hospitals and encompasses all the roles described in the CanMEDs framework (refer to advert).

Job Ad Reference: RD301535
Please apply for this vacancy online at: https://smartjobs.qld.gov.au/jobs/QLD-RD301535
Closing date: 04/03/2019
Enquiries: Please contact Dr Anthony Houston, Director Orthopaedics, via Clinical Director Support Officer on +61 7 3883 7654.


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14 February 2019

Staff Specialist - OrthopaedicsQg Logo
Redcliffe

Redcliffe Hospital Metro North Hospital and Health Service is currently seeking a Permanent or Temporary full time or part time Staff Specialists in Orthopaedics at Redcliffe Hospital preferably with an interest in Trauma and General Paediatrics and the capacity to support adult upper limb surgery.

The role of the Senior Doctor is to provide high quality clinical and non-clinical services to directly or indirectly benefit the patients/clients of the Metro North Hospital and Health Service, primarily at Redcliffe and Caboolture Hospitals and encompasses all the roles described in the CanMEDs framework (refer to advert).

Job Ad Reference: RD301485
Please apply for this vacancy online at: https://smartjobs.qld.gov.au/jobs/QLD-RD301485
Closing date: 04/03/2019
Enquiries: Please contact Dr Anthony Houston, Director Orthopaedics, via Clinical Director Support Officer on +61 7 3883 7654.


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14 February 2019

Oncoplastic Breast SurgeonCapital and Coast District Health Board
Newtown

Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon/General Surgeon

About the role
We are keen to recruit a dynamic surgeon who is well-skilled in all aspects of oncoplastic breast surgery. General surgery is preferable, but not mandatory.

The successful applicant will be part of a dynamic team providing breast care to people within the Wellington Region. The breast team provides care to both people within the Wellington Region and the central region. We are keen to recruit a dynamic surgeon who is skilled in oncoplastic breast surgery and is able to take part in the general acute roster. You will be joining a friendly, welcoming team who prides itself on clinical excellence and innovation. This role sits within the general surgical service.

The applicant will be responsible for providing consultant services that facilitate the provision of appropriate quality general services to the patients who come under his/her care, and for training of Registrars in accordance with the requirements of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

How to apply
Applications will not be accepted via email. All candidates must complete an online application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button.
Applications close on Friday, 8 March 2019.


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13 February 2019

Plastic SurgeonCosmetic Avenue
Malvern

Plastic Surgeon (Specialising in Breast & Cosmetic)
Private Practice Opportunity

We are seeking an experienced Plastic Surgeon with cosmetic Breast experience to join our rapidly growing Melbourne private practice.

We allow you to focus on what you do best... surgery. If you're like most surgeons, you don't want the headaches of managing a clinic and marketing your practice. We provide you with a model which means we take care of the management of the clinic, staff, suppliers and marketing all for you. All you have to do is consult and operate.

Cosmetic Avenue is one the fastest growing practices in Australia, offering you an unparalleled opportunity to grow your surgical practice and expertise. As we offer a full range of cosmetic surgical procedures, you have the opportunity to offer your Breast surgical expertise in addition to your full range of procedural interests.

Cosmetic Avenue is committed to growing our team of Plastic Surgeons while developing a strong collaborative approach to cosmetic surgery with other FRACS accredited plastic surgeons and ASAPS members.

To find out more and take advantage of this opportunity please contact careers@cosmeticavenue.com.au


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12 February 2019

Visiting Medical Officer in OtolaryngologyNSW Central Coast Local Health District
Gosford

Visiting Medical Officer in Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery CCLHD

Applications are invited from suitably qualified medical practitioners eligible for registration in New South Wales for the above position within Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Central Coast Local Health District (CCLHD).

Applicants should be a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and / or other specialist recognition as provided for in the Visiting Medical Officer Determination.

Salary and conditions are in accordance with the Visiting Medical Officer Determination.

For enquiries about the position please contact Dr Shashinder Singh, Head of Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, phone (02) 4320 5339 or email CCLHD-MWEUSMW@health.nsw.gov.au

To formally apply for this position you must apply via eCredential ONLY:
https://iworkfor.nsw.gov.au/job/cclhd-visiting-medical-officer-in-otolaryngology-head-and-neck-surgery-apply-via-ecredential-143123 If you experience difficulties applying please contact Senior Medical Workforce Unit on 4320 5339.

The Health Service is committed to EEO, OH&S, Ethical Practices and the principles of Cultural Diversity. Successful applicants are expected to abide by the Code of Conduct. Relevant criminal record checks will be undertaken on recommended applicants. Employment is subject to having current immunity status that complies with the Assessment, Screening & Vaccination against Specified Infectious Diseases. Salary Packaging is available to enhance benefits.

Closing Date: 14 February 2019


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6 February 2019

Orthopaedic Surgeon
Bendigo

Full Time / Fixed Term

Position Details:
Bendigo Health is seeking an appropriately qualified Surgeon as a Staff Specialist in Orthopaedic Surgery. This is position and will complement the current Department comprised of eight VMO's, four Registrars (1 AOA Accredited Trainee), two HMO's, as a full time position. The successful applicant will be required to provide General Adult and Paediatric Orthopaedic Services at Consultant level. A mix of Elective and Emergency work is guaranteed. A 12 month appointment is intended.

Clinical Operations Division:
Bendigo Health is a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. Bendigo is one of Victoria's fastest growing regional cities, our vision is "Excellent Care. E