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Join a dedicated palliative care team in a vibrant and welcoming city

  • Use your clinical expertise and leadership skills to provide the highest standards of care
  • Develop your research interests and build a best-in-class palliative care service
  • Regain a work-life-balance in a vibrant regional city

The Position

Wavelength is looking for a Palliative Care Specialist to provide the highest possible standard of specialist palliative care to our client’s patients and their families. You will work in a multidisciplinary team and provide your expertise in inpatient and community settings, and via a consultancy service as required.

Our client places a heavy emphasis on innovation and service development and as part of your new role you will actively participate in research projects, drive improvements in service delivery and take a leading role in teaching palliative care principals to medical, nursing and health professional undergraduate and postgraduate students.

The Hospital

Our Client is a 308-bed, tertiary teaching hospital that provides acute care services to the residents of Northern Tasmania. The hospital has a close relationship with the University of Tasmania and has formed strong partnerships with allied health providers in the region.

This hospital is committed to providing quality services and a culture of respect and trust with high levels of professionalism and a focus on performance and achieving results. Research and innovation are actively encouraged and supported throughout the hospital.

The Location

Located in the stunning Tamar Valley, this city is well known for its exceptional local produce, vibrant culture and enviable work-life balance. Residents of this city enjoy active lifestyles with the city being home to numerous quality sporting facilities as well as being located in close proximity to stunning beaches, hiking tracks and world-class mountain bike trails.

The city has a highly affordable property market with a mix of modern townhouses and charming federation homes. There are several high performing schools in the region and minimal traffic congestion.

The city is a one-hour direct flight from Melbourne or Sydney or 2 hours by road from Hobart making weekend getaways a breeze and setting up your new home as the perfect base for visiting family and friends.

Essential Criteria

To be successful in applying for this position you will be able to demonstrate extensive experience in the assessment and management of terminally ill patients, the ability to work effectively in a multidisciplinary team and a drive for improving the delivery of palliative care. You will hold Specialist registration with the AHPRA and be a Fellow of the Australasian Chapter of Palliative Medicine (AChPM) or a Specialist Medical Practitioner with extensive experience in Palliative Medicine.

If you are looking for an exciting role and to realign your work-life-balance contact Androulla Leonida today!