Head of Microbiology

Endless potential exists with this leading Pathology group

  • Rare permanent position with a leading group
  • Lead a supportive and highly regarded team
  • Enjoy your new life in this popular location
The Position
A rare opportunity exists for a Head of Microbiology in this large group, located in a prime, metro location. Your leadership skills and experience will be showcased as you directly lead a team of five, with further team members located across the states of Victoria and South Australia, covering 20 hospitals and collection centres. Your personal skills of empathy, integrity and teamwork combined with your commitment to this position will be rewarded with competitive remuneration and no weekend work. With a focus on providing high quality services, you will demonstrate your expertise delivering report cases in a timely manner whilst participating in quality control and assurance activities. You will be committed to your ongoing education and professional development, with the group supporting you in the completion of these activities with opportunities for career development within the group.

The Group
This leading healthcare group was established in 1970 and is the largest provider of pathology services Victoria alongside national locations, servicing over five million patients each year. With a strong focus on delivering high quality services into more of Australia, the group employs over 2.500 specialists and support staff to deliver on their commitment quality to their wide network of referrers. Utilising top level laboratory equipment with a focus on continuous improvement of skills, knowledge and performance, the group is well quipped to offer fast and reliable services to truly make a difference in their industry.

The Location
This location is both a popular tourist destination and a fantastic lifestyle choice for all ages. You will enjoy a varying climate with a temperate climate and easy access to a large number of natural sights to explore such as pristine coastline and national parks. You will easily find accommodation to suit your needs with affordable housing available in both the rental and buyer markets. Educational options are numerous across all levels, with many world renowned tertiary institutions located within a short driving distance.  Serviced with numerous daily flights from most capital cities within Australia, your new location will be a popular short break destination for your family and friends.

Essential Criteria
To be successful in applying for this position you must hold Specialist qualifications recognised by the Royal College of Pathologists (Australasia) and hold or be eligible for registration with AHPRA

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