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A challenging and rewarding role for an innovative General Surgeon

  • Challenge yourself with a varied caseload
  • Be rewarded with a generous salary package
  • Join a welcoming community in Regional Australia

The Position

Wavelength is seeking an innovative Staff Specialist General Surgeon to join a dedicated surgical team in North West Victoria. In this role you will bring your clinical expertise to a varied caseload of both elective and emergency surgeries and will be rewarded with a competitive salary package.

The Hospital

You will be joining a tight-knit team in a modern, 165-bed tertiary teaching hospital. The hospital is located in a regional hub and is operated by a private health care company who provide public hospital services on behalf of the Victoria Government to a population of approximately 80,000 people. The hospital provides a range of Acute Services including Emergency, Maternity, Intensive Care, General Medicine and Surgery, Oncology, Medical Imaging, Pathology, Dialysis, Mental Health (inpatient and community services) and a range of Ambulatory Services.

The hospital’s General Surgical teams consist of Staff Specialists, Specialist Visiting Medical Officers (general surgery, urology and vascular surgery), SET Registrars, Provisional Registrars and several HMO’s and interns. We have 3 theatres and 1 endoscopy suite, a day surgery unit and brand-new intensive care unit.

The Location

Located in the North-West of Victoria, on the banks of the Murray River, this regional city is treasured by foodies and nature lovers alike.

This city has a climate reminiscent of the Mediterranean and you will be able to make the most of the blue skies and sun-soaked days with trips to the regions many award-winning wineries, by sampling the local produce in what has become known as the Australian Food Bowl or by unwinding on the banks of the river or in the surrounding national parks.

An attractive location for families, this region offers an array of brilliant schools and an affordable housing market. The city also has a large shopping centre, vibrant markets, excellent sporting and cultural facilities, and hosts numerous festivals.

The city is well connected to popular destinations by both plane and a coach network making your new home easily accessible for visiting family and friends.

You will be joining a community where the locals are known for their hospitality and welcoming nature, meaning you will feel right at home in no time.

Essential Criteria

To be successfully in this role you registered be registered with Australian Health Practitioner’s Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and hold Fellowship of the Royal Australian and College of Surgeons (RACS).

You will be able to demonstrate prior experience as a General Surgeon in a regional setting as well as the ability to work in a team and an interest in teaching medical students and junior medical staff.

Don’t delay, contact Katie today to take the next step in a rewarding career!