Staff Specialist - Anaesthesia

Make the switch from mad traffic to a serene environment

  • Join a well-regarded, major country Hospital
  • Showcase your leadership skills and teaching expertise
  • Escape the cold in this warm sub-tropical climate
The Position
Wavelength is seeking a motivated Specialist Anaesthetist for a rare opportunity in Central QLD, with multiple roles on offer in either a full or part time capacity. You will be providing high level care for patients showcasing your experience in high level critical care and knowledge of a full complement of anaesthetic services including obstetrics, general and regional anaesthesia. You will participate in an on-call roster and provide your expertise via consultative services as requested from your colleagues. Additionally, you will have an interest in sharing your knowledge facilitating and contributing to the supervision and training of colleagues, junior medical officers and students. A generous salary package is on offer inclusive of furnished housing, relocation assistance, retention allowance and private practice scheme.

The Hospital
The Hospital services a growing population of 54,500 residents and operates as an accredited teaching public Hospital. The facility offers services such as Obstetrics, Paediatrics, Emergency and Coronary care. There are currently two operating theatres with a four bed ICU. The Emergency department currently sees over 27,593 presentations, and 10,977 admissions annually. This facility has recently received $45million in funding to support upgrades to existing facilities as the demand for service in the area continues to grow.

The Location
Located on the Central QLD coast, this regional town has a rich history which is well documented throughout the local attractions, abundance of parks and colonial-era architecture and displays. This city has a warm country atmosphere bound to make you feel at home. Enjoy a warm sub-tropical climate as you explore the nearby national parks including forests and world-renowned water falls.  Known as a centre for academic excellence, this town offers a vast array of educational options including campuses for tertiary education as well as sporting opportunities. This location is easily accessible by all modes of transport making it an ideal escape from the bustling city for family and friends.

Essential Criteria
To be successful in applying for this position you must have FANZCA possession of qualifications and experience appropriate for registration as a Specialist in Anaesthesia in Australia.

Are you looking for a change of scenery and would like to further your career? Contact Wavelength today to express your interest.