Clinical Director of Gastroenterology

Be part of the largest new public hospital build in Australian history and showcase your Clinical and leadership experience in this highly desirable location

  • Join a progressive, friendly team in this state of the art facility
  • Thrive and develop in this expanding department
  • Live in this metropolitan hub and still enjoy the beachside lifestyle
The Position
 An exciting opportunity has arisen within this newly opened  facility to join a progressive, friendly and modern gastroenterology and hepatology department at the recently opened Hospital. You will join a team of three full-time and one part-time consultant gastroenterologists and two full-time consultant hepatologists. The team is currently expanding with a further two consultants to join this year and  therefore requires a specialist with management experience to help build on the achievements of the past few years and to work with us to move to the next level of development. Supported by a dynamic MDT team, the department prides itself on its progressive and team based approach to patient care. There is a comprehensive endoscopy service based in a new three-room state of the art interventional suite with the latest Olympus endoscopy equipment and facilities for GI physiology and capsule endoscopy.

You will promote a positive attitude across the team to ensure the highest standard of patient care is provided at all times and you will be the point of contact for all complex clinical situations. You will work to develop the external profile of the Emergency Department via research, networking and educational committees and you will strive to develop and implement the practice of continuous quality improvement within the department.

The Hospital
This dynamic and high performing health service works towards the visions of excellent, health and wellbeing through exceptional care. This 1.8 billion dollar state of the art facility which is the largest new public hospital build in Australian history. Initially offering 450 beds, this will expand to 738 beds with the potential for further expansion to 900 beds beyond 2021. In addition to clinical services, the site also provides education and research facilities. 


The Location
As the third most populated area in Queensland, this metropolitan hub will provide you with an enviable lifestyle. With sunshine and beautiful beaches to explore, you will have a long list of outdoor activities to choose from. Whether surfing, swimming, boating or fishing is your passion, you will find activities to unwind and relax or get your adrenaline pumping. On the rare occasion this location does see rain you will also find plenty to keep yourself and your family entertained, be it with cooking classes, galleries, indoor sports and playgrounds or just in a top quality café or restaurant.

As for amenities, for shopping you will find artisan markets, fashion boutiques as well an air-conditioned plaza shopping. For education you will find many varied denomination, private and public schools from primary to secondary level plus the main campus of the local university. You will also find well-connected roads and a local airport making getting out and about easy.

Essential Criteria
With AHPRA General Specialist Registration and your FRACP Certificate you will have a proven background in Gastroenterology Medicine as well as a displayed ability to lead and manage the department and the team. You will act as a role model to bring the best out of others and to bring the best for the department.
 
If this sounds interesting,  why not find out more today? For more information please apply now or contact Androulla for a no-obligation discussion today on +61 2 8353 9048 or email aleonida@wave.com.au.