Fantastic opportunity to progress your career and start a new adventure
- Laid-back country town close to scenic drives
- Provide high quality assessment and care to inpatients and outpatients
- Excellent employee benefits, salary and remuneration package
The role of Consultant General Surgeon includes providing high quality assessment and care to inpatients and outpatients in efficient manner. You will also provide clinical leadership and support to junior doctors and students. In this role you will participate in the surgical roster and provide high quality, patient centred inpatient care to surgical patients. You will also be expected to provide endoscopy service.
This health service has an Emergency Department that sees approximately 20,000 presentations annually in a region with a growing population. It is a health service which incorporates a long-established hospital with 51 acute beds, 17 sub-acute beds, a modern theatre suite, emergency department, short stay unit and maternity services. There are also various day units such as the newly built 10 chair Oncology/Medical Ambulatory Day Unit.
As the gateway to the Lakes and Wilderness region and only an easy 3 hour drive from Melbourne, this little city is situated in a major regional centre. Surrounded by pristine waterways, national park lands, sandy beaches and snow fields there are many great walking and outdoor activities for the adventurous to enjoy. As for those looking for a slower pace of life, why not make the most of the local wineries, brewery, restaurants and markets.
The city has a comprehensive range of schooling options including both public and private options at Primary and Secondary level. As for housing there is a large range of properties available, from city centre units and townhouses to sprawling lake side homesteads.
Applicants must have an interest in emergency medicine, as well as regional and rural healthcare. Successful applicants will also hold either General or limited AHPRA registration