Staff Specialist - Anaesthetist

Join this large regional hospital amongst the vast, rugged wilderness of Tasmania

  • Broad case-mix with a busy trauma and ER
  • Supportive and highly regarded team
  • Convenient city living in a serene location
The Position
Wavelength has a unique opportunity for a Staff Specialist – Anaesthetics to provide high quality services to a large regional hospital.  This position would see you covering all specialties, except cardio and neuro.  You will liaise with various colleagues within the facility to provide your expert consultative services alongside arranging referrals with external stakeholders. You will also participate in a rotating out of hours on call roster with other specialists as required. Additionally, you will have an interest in sharing your knowledge, supervising and teaching junior medical staff and students. You will also participate in teaching of tertiary students at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

The Hospital
This centre is the primary healthcare facility for the region, offering a large range of medical, surgical and specialist services.  This facility has 300 beds providing care across the areas of Oncology, Intensive Care, Coronary Care, Paediatrics, Rehabilitation and Psychiatric care. The Hospital has strong links with the local University, with the medical school being located on the same campus alongside a strong focus on teaching and research within the hospital as an accredited teaching facility. The Hospital is fitted with a modern 24 hour Emergency Department with over 46,317 presentations annually, with approximately 24,000 admissions alongside another 225,000 outpatients being treated in the past year.  

The Location
Located in Tasmania, this city offers the convenience of city living without the traffic and noise. Known for its friendly people and charming views you will immediately feel like part of the community. Despite the small size you will be spoilt for choice with the range of amenities and cafes to explore – not to mention the stunning natural scenery throughout the state which is a short drive away from your new home. A large range of educational options are available across all levels in both the public and private sectors, with public transport servicing the region regularly. Easily accessible by road or air, your new home will quickly become the new getaway for your mainland dwelling friends and family.

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 an opportunity to invest in your career and your lifestyle? Apply today!