Showcase your anaesthetic skills in this accredited teaching hospital
- Attractive remuneration and salary package
- Provide anaesthesia to an exciting mixture of presentations
- State-of -the-art hospital in sunny coastal location
Working closely with the Director you will be responsible for providing a high quality of clinical services to patients within the department. This includes providing anaesthesia across orthopaedic, trauma, general, gynaecological, obstetric, paediatric, ENT, dental, ECT and endoscopic procedures. The role also encompasses standard duties such as pre-operative assessment and early post-operative care of patients and management of anaesthesia during procedure. In addition to this, you will also support the trauma and cardiac arrest team, and provide preassessment clinic, an acute pain service and obstetric epidural service. The role does also include after hours and weekend clinical duties as rostered.
As an accredited training facility, this role would suit someone with an interest in passing on their knowledge and experience. You will supervise and teach junior medical staff and colleagues to the best of your ability. You will also be expected to complete administrative duties and actively participate in audits, research, ethics and safety.
The Health Service
This QLD Health Service hosts a diverse range of services aimed at improving the health of the region's population of around 182,000 people over 13 sites within the region. The health service provides an integrated approach to service delivery across acute, primary health and other community-based services including aged care assessment, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (ATSI) programs.
The appointment is based in a state-of-the-art facility which was redeveloped in late 2014 increasing the number of beds to 318. The redevelopment included a new emergency department, outpatients department, delivery suites and special care nursery, intensive care unit and coronary care unit, day surgery and operating theatre suite, inpatient surgical and medical wards, renal support services, dental, allied health and mental health facilities.
Currently in a growth phase, this facility will allow you great scope in your practice to develop.
The region is an inviting blend of secluded beaches, elusive wildlife and rural communities. At the heart of the region is a vibrant city with lovely Art Deco buildings and streets lined with palm trees. The surrounding areas are perfect for holidaying far from crowds; whether it's relaxing at secluded beaches, exploring an ancient rainforest, snorkelling the reef or strolling through a laid-back city centre with a welcoming vibe, you'll love the tropical ambience of this region.
Schools in the area are all well-equipped and provide the highest level of education, with an excellent reputation for achieving outstanding academic results.
This tropical city, with a rich and colourful history, is known for its picture perfect ‘post card’ beaches and laid back environment. Located on the eastern coast of Queensland, this is a great place for getting close to nature and relaxing during your time off. The city has high quality secondary and tertiary educational institutions and varied opportunities for regional employment making it a great place to bring up a family
To be successful in this position you must be a specialist in anaesthetics and be eligible for registration with Australian medical board.
To hear more about this diverse opportunity, don’t delay. Contact Juanique on +61 2 8353 9038 for more information.