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Explore this premier food and wine region in this six month contract position

  • Join a close knit, supportive team
  • Work in a unique rural setting
  • Explore your surroundings in this temperate climate

The Position

Wavelength is seeking a motivated Paediatric Consultant for an exciting opportunity in regional NSW. Joining a collegiate team of 4.6 FTE general paediatricians, you will be engaged on a six month full time contract to deliver high quality patient cantered care. You will work in a 12 bed child and adolescent unit as well as a 4 bed special care nursery co located with a 10 bed CAMHS inpatient unit. Your team is supported by a provisional fellow, two advances trainees and Paediatric SRMO’s ensuring you are well placed to demonstrate your expertise and provide the highest level of clinical care to the community. You will have keen interest in sharing your knowledge facilitating and contributing to the supervision and training of colleagues, junior medical officers and other relevant stakeholders within the hospital and region.

The Hospital

The largest rural hospital in NSW, this facility comprises of 520 bed and services a catchment population of 245,000. The facility offers a wide range of specialist services including Obstetrics, Paediatrics, Emergency, ICU and Coronary care. The modern Emergency department currently sees over 30,000 presentations, and 21,000 admissions annually. The hospital has close ties with prestigious tertiary facilities including the University of Sydney which holds a training hub on site.

The Location

Located on in regional NSW this town is known as the premier location for food and wine. The region holds a warm country atmosphere with a wide range of shopping facilities, cafes and local markets. There is an abundance of community events to fill your social calendar inclusive of a large sporting community. You will enjoy a temperate climate providing you ample opportunity to explore the area and nearby surrounds. This town has a number of educational facilities available across all levels inclusive of tertiary level, alongside affordable housing options in both the buyers and rental markets.

Essential Criteria

The successful candidate will be a Fellow with the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (Paediatrics) and hold specialist registration with the Medical Board of Australia.

Are you looking for the next challenge in your career in this unique rural setting? Contact Wavelength today to express your interest.