Staff Specialist – O&G

Play a key role in the ongoing development of services in the community

  • Join a large, regional teaching hospital in North West NSW
  • Work across both public and private sectors
  • Explore your surroundings in this warm sub-tropical climate
The Position
Wavelength is seeking a motivated Obstetrics & Gynaecology Consultant for an exciting opportunity in regional NSW. Joining a team of three consultants, with registrars providing around the clock support, you will provide services to a busy department assisting with approximately 1200 births per year. You will play a key role in the development of services within the local community including ongoing service development and management of high risk patients within the service. You will participate in an on-call roster, with one day per week and one in four weekends on call.  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. An attractive remuneration package is available alongside the opportunity for provision of private obstetric services.

The Hospital
Servicing a catchment population of over 160,000 this hospital is the major rural referral centre and acute care hospital for the region. The 134-bed facility offers services such as Obstetrics, Paediatrics, Emergency, ICU and Coronary care. The Emergency department currently sees over 33,459 presentations, and 23,028 admissions annually. This facility is currently undergoing a $91million redevelopment to support upgrades and build new facilities as the demand for service in the area continues to grow.

The Location
Located on in regional NSW, this town is the gateway for road freight and rail services to Central NSW and beyond. This city holds a warm country atmosphere with many major city amenities, including a wide range of shopping facilities and cafes. There is an abundance of community events to fill your social calendar inclusive of a large sporting community. This town has several schooling options available across all levels along with an abundance of affordable housing in both the buyers and rental markets.

Essential Criteria
The successful candidate will be a fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and hold specialist registration with the Medical Board of Australia

Are you looking for the next challenge in your career? Contact Wavelength today to express your interest.