Consultant - Anatomical Pathology

Rare opportunity in a fully comprehensive, main referral facility.

  • Work in a state of the art NATA accredited lab
  • Showcase your leadership skills in this teaching Hospital
  • The convenience of city living in a serene location
The Position
You will be a motivated and experienced Anatomical Pathologist, ready to take the next step in your career to this major referral and clinical teaching facility. Working in this state of the art laboratory you will utilise your wide range of expertise to deliver fully comprehensive histopathology, cytopathology and mortuary services. You will work collaboratively to provide your consultative services with scientific staff and various health colleagues are required alongside participation in research activities quality improvement services. Additionally, you will have an interest in sharing your knowledge as you provide teaching and development to trainees and tertiary students, with a conjoint 0.3FTE appointment to a University academic position available. An attractive salary package is on offer with flexibility for work/life balance.

The Hospital
Australia’s second oldest hospital, this major referral centre offers a large range of medical, surgical and specialist services. The facility has a catchment population of 250,000 and has received significant funding in order to ensure the services provided remain at the forefront of technology alongside delivering a high quality environment for staff and patients. Fitted with a modern 24 hour Emergency Department with over 59,000 presentations annually, there are over 47,800 admissions to this 501 bed facility. The Hospital also has close ties with the University of Tasmania, allowing both research and clinical teaching to be conducted.

The Location
With stunning scenery at every turn, this location offers the convenience of city living without the traffic and noise. Located in Tasmania, the small population size defies the array of amenities and cafes you will have to explore during your free time, alongside the many nature trails within short driving distance. With a mix of new and old architecture you will find suitable accommodation whether you wish to rent or buy. Public transport services the region regularly with daily flights to all capital cities and a ferry back to the mainland. A large selection of educational options are also available across all levels in both the public and private sectors, making your new home family friendly with room to grow. In this serene location your new home will be the new escape for your mainland dwelling friends and family.

Essential Criteria
The successful candidate will be a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists of Australia and hold specialist registration with the Medical Board of Australia

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