Join this large regional hospital in an enviable location
- Showcase your leadership skills
- Enjoy the perks of a permanent day roster
- The convenience of city living in a serence location
Wavelength has a unique opportunity for a Staff Specialist – General Medicine / Acute Care services to deliver high quality services within a large regional hospital. You will receive a generous remuneration package as you provide specialist medical care to patients, further your involvement in research and quality improvement activities and provide your expert consultative services to colleagues and external stakeholders. You will enjoy a day roster in this permanent position, with hours able to be negotiated. Additionally, you will have an interest in sharing your knowledge, supervising and teaching tertiary students at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
This centre is the primary healthcare facility for the region, offering a large range of medical, surgical and specialist services. This facility has 300 beds providing care across the areas of Oncology, Intensive Care, Coronary Care, Paediatrics, Rehabilitation and Psychiatric care. The Hospital has strong links with the local University, with the medical school being located on the same campus alongside a strong focus on teaching and research within the hospital as an accredited teaching facility. The Hospital is fitted with a modern 24-hour Emergency Department with over 46,317 presentations annually, with approximately 24,000 admissions alongside another 225,000 outpatients being treated in the past year.
Located in Tasmania, this city offers the convenience of city living without the traffic and noise. Known for its friendly people and charming views you will immediately feel like part of the community. Despite the small size you will be spoilt for choice with the range of amenities and cafes to explore – not to mention the stunning natural scenery throughout the state which is a short drive away from your new home. With a mix of new and old architecture the housing market is affordable whether you choose to rent or buy. A large range of educational options are available across all levels in both the public and private sectors, with public transport servicing the region regularly. Easily accessible by road or air, your new home will quickly become the new getaway for your mainland dwelling friends and family.
The successful candidate will hold fellowship with RACP and be registered as a Specialist with the Medical Board of Australia.