Clinical Director for Surgical and Perioperative Services

Lead a fantastic multidisciplinary team in this stunning Tasmanian location

  • Non DWS for Surgery / Anaesthetics
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Attractive salary package
The Position
You will provide a high level of leadership and direction to this busy Surgical and Perioperative Service located in Northern Tasmania. Working collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team, you will be an expert in liaising with nursing staff and various hospital departments to ensure smooth patient flow throughout the service. You will participate in an on-call roster and provide your expertise to professional groups and various stakeholders within the region. Additionally, you will have an interest in sharing your knowledge as you provide teaching and development to junior medical staff and university students. An attractive salary package is on offer with flexible hours available for negotiation for the successful applicant.

The Hospital 
This centre is the primary healthcare facility for the region, offering a large range of medical, surgical and specialist services.  This facility has 300 beds providing care across the areas of Oncology, Intensive Care, Coronary Care, Paediatrics, Rehabilitation and Psychiatric care. The Hospital has strong links with the local University, with the medical school being located on the same campus alongside a strong focus on teaching and research within the hospital as an accredited teaching facility. The Hospital is fitted with a modern 24 hour Emergency Department with over 46,317 presentations annually, with approximately 24,000 admissions alongside another 225,000 outpatients being treated in the past year.  

The Location
Located in Tasmania, this city offers the convenience of city living without the traffic and noise. Known for its friendly people and charming views you will immediately feel like part of the community. Despite the small size you will be spoilt for choice with the range of amenities and cafes to explore – not to mention the stunning natural scenery throughout the state which is a short drive away from your new home. With a mix of new and old architecture the housing market is affordable whether you choose to rent or buy.  A large range of educational options are available across all levels in both the public and private sectors, with public transport servicing the region regularly. Easily accessible by road or air, your new home will quickly become the new getaway for your mainland dwelling friends and family.

Essential Criteria
The successful candidate will be an experienced fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and hold specialist registration with the Medical Board of Australia.

** If your specialty is anything other than Orthopaedic Surgery you must be able to obtain an unrestricted Medicare provider number as this location is non DWS. **

Are you looking for an opportunity to invest in your career and your lifestyle? Apply today!