Staff Specialist - General Surgeon

Join a leading team in a newly redeveloped facility

  • Join an established department with junior support
  • Opportunity to pursue private practice
  • Escape city living in this hidden gem near the sea
The Position
Wavelength is seeking a Staff Specialist in General Surgery to take on a new role located in Southern NSW. This role will work to provide high level clinical management and treatment to both inpatients and ambulatory clinics. You will be joining a collegiate team of dedicated professionals with both intern and registrar support, with participation in an on call roster for the department and high dependency units as required. The role provides flexibility should you be interested in pursuing private practice opportunities outside of the hospital. Additionally, showcase your leadership skills as you provide supervision and education for students and colleagues with demonstrated commitment to your own education and professional development

The Hospital
This brand new facility has recently undertaken a $187 million re-development to better service the catchment population of over 33,000 people. Providing state of the art services to the local community, the new campus integrates education and accommodation facilities alongside clinical services.  With an excess of 12,200 admissions per year the Hospital provides services such as Oncology, Psychiatric and Obstetric care with a brand new acute medical, surgical, maternity and paediatric services. The hospital has 134 beds allowing high level care for ICU, Coronary care and domiciliary patients. Fitted with a modern 24 hour emergency department, approximately 16,900 presentations are made annually.

The Location
A short drive from the snowfields, this urban centre of the coastal region is surrounded by an abundance of lush green rainforests, rivers and deserted beaches finished with a scenic mountain backdrop.  Your options are endless n this rural country town, with a population of 5,000 this community offers a relaxed lifestyle with easy access to large cities. You will find affordable housing – whether you are looking to rent or buy; quality educational facilities across all levels and a large array of shops to suit your needs. A short direct flight from Melbourne or Sydney, rail lines and coaches regularly service the region and the location is also accessible via car from major capital cities.

Essential Criteria
The successful candidate will be eligible for or a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and hold specialist registration with the Medical Board of Australia

Are you ready for the next step in your career – Apply today!