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Are you ready for an exciting, autonomous role in a true blue Australian location?

  • A role you can step in and make your own
  • Surround yourself with natural beauty from desert to heritage listed parks
  • Great work life balance

The Position

Wavelength has a rare opportunity for an Oncology Specialist to take on a unique role located in regional Northern Territory. You will bring your experience in Oncology providing Medical Oncology services to both inpatients and Ambulatory Care patients. This position will include some on call duties where complications to Medical Oncology patients occur. The Medical Oncologist is also required to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team, to take an active part in teaching at undergraduate and post graduate levels.  You will participate in an on call roster as required, and provide your expertise via consultative services as requested from your colleagues. 

The Hospital

This public hospital is positioned in a remote environment, located 1500 km from the next specialist facility and servicing a population spanning a 750km mile radius. The facility offers offers general medical, surgical and specialist services including Intensive Care, Psychiatric, Oncology, Obstetric and Coronary Care services. The Hospital is fitted with a modern 24-hour Emergency Department with approximately 50,012 presentations annually. The Hospital has 186 beds and had approximately 58,189 admissions in the previous year.

The Location

Located in the Northern Territory, this town is true country living. This is a popular gateway to outback Australia, with a vast array of desert, heritage listed parks and locations. You will be immersed in the Indigenous culture of Australia as you explore the historic locations whilst being welcomed in a warm and close knit community. With a population of 25, 000 this town offers access to other capital cities through major road networks and airports.  You will find affordable housing for rent or purchase, educational facilities and an array of shops to suit your needs. 

Essential Criteria

To be successful in applying for this position you must hold FRACP or equivalent and be eligible for registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency. Unless you are a native English speaker you must also meet the English language proficiency requirements. If you are unsure if you meet the selection criteria please forward a copy of your most recent resume and I will assess your eligibility and will advise you of your options.

If you are seeking work in a rapidly growing area with an excellent workplace culture, get in contact with Wavelength today!