Join an established unit with opportunity to pursue your sub-specialty interests
- Experience the benefits of working in a state-of-the-art hospital
- Receive a competitive salary package and relocation assistance
- Enjoy an enviable lifestyle just minutes’ drive from spectacular beaches
This opportunity will see you join an established, stable Orthopaedic department at a state-of-the-art purpose-built facility on the outskirts of Bega.
You’ll provide a comprehensive service, enjoying a varied case mix, with career development opportunities in your area of special interest. Additionally, you will assist with the training and education of junior doctors and students.
The position is primarily located at South East Regional Hospital, however, secondary appointments within other facilities may occur by mutual agreement.
The department has 3 operating theatres, 1 procedure room and a 6-bed critical care unit (ICU/HDU/CCU). You’ll work alongside four specialists and one rotating registrar, with the additional support of locum specialists from Canberra and Sydney.
Bega is the urban centre of the stunning Sapphire Coast and offers an enviable lifestyle with a strong economy, new infrastructure, relaxed lifestyle and mild climate. The area also boasts an affordable property market, a range of educational options and daily flights to Melbourne and Sydney.
Bega is flanked by national parks and rich farm land making the region a natural playground. In your downtime you'll find yourself enjoying the local food and wine, taking up surfing and kayaking, whale watching or going on tree top adventures.
You will hold Fellowship with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons or equivalent with experience in Australia or a country with a comparable health care system such as the United Kingdom, Ireland, USA or Canada, and be eligible for Specialist registration with AHPRA. For full selection criteria, please refer to the position description.