Advance your career whilst enjoying the advantages of the economic and cultural centre of the Northern Rivers.
- Develop services within the region
- Join a well-regarded teaching hospital
- Escape the city commotion with this sea change
Wavelength has an exciting position for an experienced ENT surgeon to join this busy department. You will provide support and development of ENT services within the regional network, providing both elective end emergency services. You will be a team player, highly experienced in providing both consultative and admission services to patients. Additionally, you will facilitate a learning culture within this teaching hospital, supporting junior staff and medical students whilst undertaking research projects should you desire.
This regional referral base hospital has recently been awarded an $80 million redevelopment package in order to meet the growing demands of the region. Planned works include building a new and expanded Emergency Department including a modernised ambulance bay and fast track area; new pathology and maternity units and expanding the existing medical imaging department. Currently the hospital services a population catchment of 160,000 offering services such as Maternity, Paediatric, Coronary Care, Mental Health, Intensive Care and also High Dependency Care. The current Emergency Department has approximately 31,019 presentations annually, with 26,064 admissions to the hospital and over 8,000 surgeries performed.
Located in Northern NSW, this city is a short drive from pristine beaches and stunning national parks. An ideal base to explore surrounding areas by any method that suits your fancy – biking, hiking and walking are all popular options amongst the locals. With an immediate population of 46,000 this community offers a thriving cultural scene, popular amongst local artists and performers. With housing significantly more affordable in this location than other areas in the state, you will be able to find housing that suits your needs and budget. Additionally, this town is home to some of Australia’s leading educational facilities ensuring your family is able to continue their education across all levels.
The successful candidate will be an experienced fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and hold specialist registration with the Medical Board of Australia
Are you looking for a change of scenery and would like to further your career – Apply today!