Join a fantastic team offering a great environment to learn and further your medical career in a diverse and supportive department
- 12-month initial contract with possibility for career progression
- Gain preparation for training with this DRANZCOG accredited role
- Less than 2-hours from Melbourne
This is a DRANZCOG accredited role, providing the opportunity to prepare for entry to a RANZCOG accredited position. You will gain experience across a broad caseload with excellent operating exposure and a range of consultant-led clinics, including antenatal, general gynaecology and family planning clinics on a weekly basis. There will also be the opportunity to act as a surgical assistant for VMO's operating in private practice. You will work a range of shifts including days, evenings, nights and weekends, and earn allowances and penalties on top of a base salary that will take into account your level of experience.
You will be joining a newly opened hospital and the regional referral trauma centre for the area. It is the largest regional hospital in Victoria and delivers world-class services incorporating the latest design and technology solutions in a tranquil and caring environment. The O&G service sees approximately 1300 births per year and is a well-resourced department with Consultant support in the day as well as on-call support overnight and weekends. In the unit you will work alongside three other Unaccredited Registrars, four Senior Registrars, a GP with advanced skills in Obstetrics and four HMOs.
You will enjoy an enviable lifestyle in this fantastic alternative to Melbourne. The region provides a metro-feel and all the city amenities but at a lower cost of living. There are frequent music festivals, weekend events, food festivals and art gallery exhibitions. On your days off, you can stay in the local area to indulge in the nearby wine regions, relax in one of the city?s beautiful parks or explore the abundant wildlife and flowers on bushland trails. Or, take an easy train trip to the vibrant and bustling Melbourne CBD to experience why this city held the crown for the world's most liveable city seven years straight.
PGY3+ in your level of experience, you will hold current registration or be eligible for registration with the Australian Medical Board (AHPRA) with experience from the UK or Ireland.