Head of Department – O&G

Play a key role in the ongoing development of services in the community

  • Work in the largest country health system in Australia
  • Showcase your leadership and operational skills
  • Explore your surroundings in this warm sub-tropical climate
The Position
Wavelength is seeking a motivated Obstetrics & Gynaecology Consultant for an exciting opportunity to work as Head of Department for this large country health service alongside providing day to day operational management at one of the central Hospitals. Working with a multi disciplinary team you will display a high level of clinical leadership and governance as you work to support service delivery and high standards of patient care and service quality. You will enjoy an attractive remuneration package, alongside benefits such as salary packaging, study assistance, flexible working and leave arrangements. Additionally you will have an interest in sharing your knowledge facilitating the onboarding of new employees as well as training, supervision and education of colleagues, junior medical officers and students.

The Hospital
This health service is the largest in the nation, supporting over half a million people across an area spanning over two and a half million square kilometres. The main facility hosts 126 beds and functions as the resource centre for the south west and provides a range of services including Obstetrics, Dialysis, Coronary Care, Oncology, Paediatrics and Psychiatry. The modern, 24 hour Emergency department currently sees over 39,838 presentations, and 30,583 admissions annually.

The Location
Located in Southern Western Australia, this popular town is a short drive from the state capital boasting pristine beaches and a warm community atmosphere. With a growing population of over 31,000 you will be spoilt for choice with an expanding collection of bars, cafes and independently owned boutiques alongside stunning scenery and wineries to explore. You will enjoy a Mediterranean climate providing you ample opportunity to comfortably enjoy the outdoors and nearby surrounds. This location has a number of educational facilities available across all levels inclusive of tertiary institutions, alongside affordable housing options in both the buyers and rental markets.

Essential Criteria
The successful candidate will be a fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and hold specialist registration with the Medical Board of Australia

Are you looking for the next challenge in your career? Contact Wavelength today to express your interest.