General Paediatrician - Permanent part-time

Join this world-class public hospital just 90 minutes from Melbourne as a Paediatric Specialist

  • Enjoy flexible working arrangements, salary packaging and excellent benefits
  • Collegial and educational hospital setting
  • Affordable lake-side living
The Position
Wavelength is seeking a expression off interest from General Paediatricians or dual-trained Paediatrician/ Neonatologists for an exciting part time opportunity in Victoria. You will be joining a close knit team to provide the highest standards of specialist care and relate paediatric support to the region, including engaging in a mix of face-to-face and telehealth consultations with surrounding centres, attending regular hospital meetings and teaching sessions.The department handles a mix caseload of neonates down to 32 weeks, general paediatric inpatients, adolescents, forensic assessments (supported by VFPMS), consultation for surgical paediatric patients and an increasing number of subspecialist services. Additionally, you will have an interest in leadership providing supervision and teaching of junior medical and other clinical staff as required. You will also promote a strong culture of team work whilst ensuring adequate record keeping and communication within the department.

The Hospital 
This hospital has recently undergone a major $630 million development. Providing services to a catchment area of over 307 000, this facility hosts 372 beds alongside 11 operating theatres. Approximately 38,000 admissions are made per year for services including treatment at the integrated cancer care centre alongside Obstetric, Psychiatric and Coronary Care units. The Hospital also hosts its own child care and accommodation within the campus for ease of mind for patients and their families. The new state of the art emergency department sees over 50,000 presentations annually.

The Location
Located in the South of Victoria, this location is a large city with a rich gold mining history. Its popularity and size have created a diverse community with many local attractions to explore. The temperate climate ensures you will be able to peruse the local farmers markets, wine regions, botanic gardens and camping sites year round. The city is well regarded for its wide variety of educational options across all levels as well as affordable housing in both the rental and buyers markets. The town is easily accessible via road or rail with links to major airports available should you choose to fly. 

Essential Criteria
The successful candidate will be a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicains and be registered as a specialist with AHPRA. If you are unsure if you meet the selection criteria, please forward a copy of your most recent resume and I will assess your eligibility and advise you of your options.

This opportunity is an investment for the future, for your career and your lifestyle. Register your interest today.