Consultant Anaesthetist

Strike gold in this historic town with your next career move

  • Join Australia's largest health service
  • Showcase your leadership skills and teaching expertise
  • Feel right at home in this vibrant community
The Position
Wavelength is currently recruiting a Consultant Anaesthetist for a full time opportunity in Western Australia. Joining a large regional health service, you will be responsible for performing high level anaesthetic care and patient management. You will provide clinic services for day surgery patients to assist in the assessment and preparation as necessary. You will be comfortable in acute resuscitation services for medical, surgical and trauma emergencies performing these as required.  Additionally, you will showcase your leadership skills as you provide administrative leadership within the team. You will also provide review and education to colleagues and medical students as required.

The Hospital
This regional hospital has 90 beds and services a catchment population of over half a million people over 2,250,000 square kilometres. This unique health service is the largest of its kind in Australia servicing a large proportion of Indigenous communities. A range of services are provided at this Hospital including Obstetrics, Oncology, Paediatric and Psychiatric services. Additionally, a $59.6 million redevelopment was recently opened improving patient services and offering new facilities for both the cancer centre and palliative care units. A new, modern 24 hour Emergency Department was also launched assisting in the demands of the 23,325 presentations seen annually, resulting in over 11,783 hospital admissions.

The Location
Located in North Eastern Western Australia, this historic town has a rich mining background which continues to be the main source of employment for many in the area. With an active community and vibrant social calendar including various food, wine, cultural and comedy events you will not be short of activities to fill your spare time. A popular holiday destination, there are a vast array of walking trails to hike alongside a large array of wildlife to spot. There is a large assortment of educational facilities in both the public and private sector and a number of major university campuses. Your new home is easily accessible via car or the east-west rail corridor, with regional airlines servicing the district to nearby capital cities.

Essential Criteria
The successful candidate will be a Fellow of the Australia and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists and be registered as a specialist with AHPRA.

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