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Consultant Anaesthetist

A wonderful opportunity to evolve your Specialty in Anaesthesia in the heart of Queensland!

  • Consolidate your Consultant role in a supportive environment.
  • Take part in an exciting transformation of a major regional health system
  • Join a values-driven organization in a newly renovated state-of-the-art facility
 
The Position
 
As a Specialist in Anaesthesia, you will provide the highest quality of care to patients presented to the department. Reporting to the Director of Anaesthetics, you will provide a high quality anaesthetic service including both clinical and administrative duties for the Department.
 
The ideal candidate is someone who has sound clinical experience and skills within the field; enthusiasm for teaching undergraduate and postgraduate students; a demonstrated commitment to continuing professional education; and a demonstrated ability and willingness to work with a team ensuring a multidisciplinary approach to service delivery.  

The Hospital
 
The Hospital serves as the main referral centre for the region and features a newly built seven-storey ward block. This new build provides space for an expanded critical care service, extended emergency care unit, and helipad for trauma patients. The hospital has 230 beds and services and an immediate and surrounding area population of roughly 250,000 people. As the regional referral centre for emergency services, the facility sees an approximate 45,000 ED presentations per year and a total of 22,000 admissions. There is a great variety of clinical presentations.

More specifically, the Department of Anaesthesiology provides anaesthetic services for obstetrics, gynaecology, orthopaedics, general surgery, urology, ENT and dental procedures. It runs a preadmission clinic and acute pain rounds and provides sedation/anaesthesia for endoscopy and investigative procedures.
 
The Location

Home to a flourishing community of over 80,000 residents, this desirable riverside community resides just a few kilometres from the mouth of a major tidal river and just a few hour’s drive from Brisbane. If you enjoy all things outdoors, yet require the amenities of city life, this location is for you!
 
There are a multitude of fine public and private buildings that serve as constant reminders of the city with an exciting background. The city houses a significant number of governmental, community, and major business administrative offices for the central, coastal part of the state.
 
You will find a wonderful lifestyle for you and your family here- somewhere clean, safe and relaxed. Community living, an outstanding school system, excellent health services and plenty of fresh air make this city an amalgamation of what is best about Australia.


Essential Criteria
 
To be successful in applying for this position you must have FANZCA possession of qualifications and experience appropriate for registration as a Specialist in Anaesthesia in Australia. Consideration will also be given to overseas trained specialists who are supported by the College for Area of Need registration.

Utilise your prior clinical experience and enjoy the support of a welcoming team with this exciting opportunity. Apply now or contact Juanique for a no-obligation discussion today on +61 2 8353 9038 or email jliebenberg@wave.com.au.
 

 

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