Specialist Haematologist

If you are looking to continue your career with a rewarding and supportive hospital, then this is the role for you!

  • Multidisciplinary approach to service provision
  • Enjoy a mixture of clinical and teaching responsibilities
  • Live in a friendly town that is ideal for raising your family
The Position
As Staff Specialist, Clinical Haematology you will cover malignant and non-malignant haematological disorders in outpatient clinics, day therapy unit and inpatients. You will also be involoved in supervising and training registrars and junior medical staff and be an active contributor to the multidisciplinary patient care team giving you the perfect opportunity to share your skills and experience. 

The Hospital
The hospital has 230 beds and services an immediate and surrounding area population of roughly 200,000 people. As the regional referral centre for emergency services, the facility sees an approximate 45,000 ED presentations per year and a total of 22,000 admissions.

2012 saw the first stages of a major redevelopment of the facility including the completion of new phlebotomy, geriatric and rehabilitation services and expansion on medical imaging, emergency department and acute assessment and paediatric units, together with the consolidation of a number of outlying services into the main hospital complex. The hospital will open a new and expanded critical care service in 2015, providing the ability to meet the critical care needs of the cancer centre.
 
The Location
You will be situated half way between Brisbane and Townsville and only a short drive to the pristine beaches and national parklands of Queensland. The town has a relaxed and casual lifestyle and plenty of activities close by to keep you amused including a wealth of museums, botanical gardens, a crocodile farm and zoo. Head to the beach for snorkeling, scuba diving and boating or spend your day shopping at one of the four shopping centres and then unwind and enjoy a seafood dinner at one of the many restaurants in the area.
 
The city hosts various arts, music and dance festivals throughout the year and has a thriving nightlife with many bars, hotels and clubs to choose from. Local architecture is a mix of colonial through to modern. Homes in the suburbs south of the river are predominantly older Queensland architectural styles, the northern suburbs contain most of the modern homes. The median price of a home is about $250,000 making it a very affordable city in which to live and raise a family. The region is well served by both private and public schools, including several for boarders. 
 
Essential Criteria
To be successful in applying for this position you must hold FRACP  (or be close to completing your fellowship) or equivalent and be eligible for registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency. 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 will advise you of your options.
 
If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding role in a beautiful locationcontact Androulla today with a copy of your current CV