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Advance your career in this busy regional location

  • Enjoy regional living with all the big city amenities
  • Showcase your leadership skills
  • Well established health service

The Position

Wavelength is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon with a passion and desire to improve and work in regional services. The department you will be working in is a RACS recognized site for advanced surgical training and is affiliated with the University of Melbourne, Rural Health Academic Centre. You will perform various duties that include emergency on-call 1:4, specialist and community health services while been supported by VMOs and on-site Anaesthetists. it is also a requirements that you participate in the regular education of medical staff and students.

The Health Service

 The Health Service is an innovative and reputable regional organisation dedicated to providing upmost levels of healthcare and human services. The hospital comprises of 280 bed multi-campus facility providing a broad range of hospital and community services to the region. Its facilities include 210 acute beds, three operating theatres, a procedure room, a day procedure centre, an eight-bed critical care unit, a state of the art simulation centre and an excellent library as well as providing 26,500 admissions, 7,800 surgical procedures, 1,200 deliveries and 34,000 Emergency Department presentations a year.

 

The Location

Located in Northern Victoria, this town has a rich agricultural history. With cattle farms and cafes within minutes of each other, you will soon fall in love with this relaxed and welcoming community. With all the big city amenities such as fine dining restaurants and shops, you will enjoy your downtime exploring markets, B&B?s and wineries throughout the surrounding regions. The city also boasts a range of educational options across all levels. An easy drive from Sydney or Canberra, and accessible via train, this town is a short distance to many regional attractions, making your new home a perfect base for friends and family to visit.

 

Essential Criteria

The successful candidate will be an experienced fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons with a specialist experience in Orthopaedic Surgery. They must also hold a primary medical qualification registered or registrable in Victoria; as well as a current registration with the Medical Board of Australia.

 

If you are looking for a pleasant change of scenery and would like to further your career, apply now or contact Katie for a confidential discussion today.