Obstetrician and Gynaecologist – Staff Specialist

Provide quality care in a unique and challenging role in North Western Australia

  • Service a community of culturally diverse people with compassion and integrity
  • Join one of the world’s largest country health systems
  • Generous salary package with allowances
Position
Wavelength are looking for a highly skilled consultant to join a team of three looking after a diverse case mix with a percentage being of indigenous background. You will be required to provide excellent clinical services to the community and strong leadership skills to your team. In extension train and supervise medical students as required. The also hospital requires a self-starter who can jump into this role head first.
 
Hospital
This regional hospital has 90 beds and services a catchment population of over half a million people over 2.25 million square kilometres. This unique health service is the largest of its kind in Australia servicing a large proportion of Indigenous communities. A range of services are provided at this Hospital including Obstetrics, Oncology, Paediatric and Psychiatric services. Additionally, a $59.6 million redevelopment improved patient services and offering new facilities for both the cancer centre and palliative care units. A modern 24-hour Emergency Department was also launched assisting in the demands of the 23,325 presentations seen annually, resulting in over 11,783 hospital admissions.
 
Location
Located in North Eastern Western Australia, this historic town has a rich mining background which continues to be the main source of employment for many in the area. With an active community and vibrant social calendar including various food, wine, cultural and comedy events you will not be short of activities to fill your spare time. A popular holiday destination, there are a vast array of walking trails to hike alongside a large array of wildlife to spot. There is a large assortment of educational facilities in both the public and private sector and several major university campuses. Your new home is easily accessible via car or the east-west rail corridor, with regional airlines servicing the district to nearby capital cities.
 
Essential Criteria
To be successful in applying for this position you must have FRANZCOG and registered or eligible for registration with AHPRA.
 
If you are interested in learning about this exciting opportunity, please register your interest today or alternatively contact Katie for a confidential discussion.