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The Find a Surgeon directory is a listing of active Fellows of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons who meet the requirements of the College's Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Program and have opted to be on the list. This list excludes retired or inactive Fellows.

 

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Australia

All regions

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ACT

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New South Wales

Visiting Medical Officer Urologist (Taree)
Visiting Medical Officer Hand Surgeon (Plastic Surgeon Trained) (Newcastle)
Visiting Medical Officer - Orthopaedic Surgery (Wollongong)
Post Graduate Fellow in Vascular Surgery (Newcastle)
Post Graduate Fellow - Cardiothoracic Surgery (Newcastle)
Post Graduate Fellow in Transplant Surgery (Newcastle)
Clinical Fellowship in Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery (Newcastle)
Vascular Surgeon (Newcastle)

Northern Territory

Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon (Darwin)
Otolaryngology Fellow (Darwin)

Queensland

Senior Staff Specialist - General Medicine (Central Queensland)
General Surgeon (Hervey Bay)
Director - Heart Lung Program (Chermside)

South Australia

Consultant - Plastics & Reconstructive Surgery (Adelaide)

Tasmania

No listing

Victoria

Plastics Fellow (Melbourne)
Locum General and Breast Surgeon (Ballarat)
General Surgeon (Central Gippsland)
ENT & Plastic Surgeon (Werribee)

Western Australia

Locum Consultant Vascular Surgeon (Perth)

New Zealand

Non-SET Surgical Registrars (Auckland)
Surgery (Non SET) Registrars (New Zealand)
General Surgeon (Auckland)
Specialist Urologist (Invercargill)
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon (Invercargill)
General Surgeon (Lower Hutt, Wellington)
General & Breast Surgeon (Wellington)
Orthopaedic Surgeon (Wellington)

International

No listing


20 April 2017

Visiting Medical Officer UrologistHunter New England Health NSW
Taree

About the job:
Join one other specialist Urologist and share in providing quality elective and on-call Urological work at MRRH and Mayo Private Hospital.

About the Hospital:
MRRH is a public hospital serving the local communities of Taree, Forster, Tuncurry and surrounding districts which operates 160 beds including 20 Mental Health beds and provides a broad range of specialist services.

Mayo Private Hospital is a 79 bed private hospital with 3 operating theatres and a cardiac catheterisation laboratory, 4 bed ICU and 12 bed surgical ward. There is also an opportunity to work with another Urologist in private rooms at the facility.

About the area:
Taree is located on the Mid North Coast of New South Wales, just 3 hours north of Sydney, 2 hours north of Newcastle and 1 hour south of Port Macquarie. The hospital serves a population of around 100,000 people encompassing an area of 3,732 km2.

Apply now: https://nswhealth.erecruit.com.au/ViewPosition.aspx?Id=386860
Closing date: 14 May 2017

Position enquiries:
Dr Jim Wills, Director of Clinical Services and Director of Emergency Department, MRRH
Ph: (02) 6592 9907 E: Jim.Wills@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au

Application enquiries:
Sally Jordan, Senior Medical Recruitment Consultant
Ph: (02) 4985 3353 E: Sally.jordan@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au


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13 April 2017

Plastics FellowRoyal Melbourne Hospital
Melbourne

The Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Unit at the Royal Melbourne Hospital is offering a one year clinical Advanced Reconstructive Microsurgery Fellowship. The position is open to qualified overseas Plastic Surgeons eligible for temporary medical registration in Victoria. The Unit specialises in microsurgical reconstruction for breast, head & neck cancer and lower limb trauma. The Unit also manages a large number of general plastic surgery cases, including elective and post-traumatic hand surgery, facial trauma, brachial plexus injuries, melanoma and provides a broad reconstructive service to all specialties. There are more than 2,000 surgical procedures performed a year including 160+ free flaps. The Fellow is required to participate in 2-3 major head & neck lists and 1-2 breast reconstruction lists per week. The case load will also include emergency surgery and elective general plastic surgery lists. The Fellow will attend outpatient clinics and contribute to the management of inpatients.

Appointments are for 12 months from 1st September 2018 through to 31st August 2019.

Applications close 15 June 2017. Interviews: 28th & 29th June (via Skype) and Job offer: 3rd June 2017

To apply: https://melbournehealth.mercury.com.au/ViewPosition.aspx?id=Fb6rekhrhYc=&jbc=ere

Contact: Hayley Piltz - hayley.piltz@mh.org.au


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13 April 2017

Non-SET Surgical RegistrarsAuckland Doctors
Auckland

2018 Training Year

Auckland - how far can you go?

  • We care about your career with high levels of employment and training integration
  • Applications open 24 April and close 21 May 2017

By joining the Auckland Region as a Non-SET Surgical Registrar you enter a programme with rotations through world-renowned modern teaching hospitals and network alongside many national programme selectors. Our hospitals boast world-renowned, modern facilities and surgical teams.

We cover a full ranges of surgical specialties, including those not found elsewhere in New Zealand. Many regional and national (and international) units are based here. These services cover the entire age-spectrum from neonates to the elderly.

Although not formally part of the training programme for surgical specialties, these positions represent the normal progression towards training in a surgical specialty. They represent unique training opportunities to acquire skills and experience in a variety of surgical specialties unavailable elsewhere.

Before you apply, you need to complete at least three months in an Emergency Medicine run or intensive care/high dependency rotation.

www.aucklanddoctors.co.nz.

For application queries please contact Maria Bennett, Recruitment Consultant maria.bennett@nra.health.nz

Are you up for the challenge? Get ready to apply soon!

Auckland Doctors. Training world class doctors!


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13 April 2017

Surgery (Non SET) RegistrarsKiwi Health
New Zealand

New Zealand: Access to technology, training, lifestyle

  • Applications opening soon on 24 April and close 21 May 2017
  • Surgery (Non SET) opportunities all advertised on www.kiwihealthjobs.com/rmo

New Zealand: Access to technology, training programmes and lifestyle. You can advance your career in Surgery in a variety of specialties and regions throughout the country. From Southland to Whangarei, twenty DHBs have a variety of non-training positions for the 2017/2018 year, all with something to offer. While some offer regional rural experience, others are major tertiary teaching hospitals. Don't miss out on applying and being selected for the 2017/2018 year. Get your application in from 24 April 2017.

Start dates for Registrars are on 11 December 2017.

Every specialty will have their own requirements, such as a run in ED, but all junior doctors (RMOs) will need to be eligible for registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand. Check if you're eligible here.

Interested? Please complete a job search and apply for opportunities throughout New Zealand via www.kiwihealthjobs.com/rmo

Each DHB with opportunities in Surgery will have their advertising on this site.

Applications closing Sunday 21 May 2017
Don't miss out.
New Zealand: Access to - Technology; Training Programmes; Lifestyle


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12 April 2017

Senior Staff Specialist - General Medicine
Central Queensland

Central Queensland Hospital and Health Service. Comprising salary between $199,554 - $211,576 p.a. (L25 - L27)

$166,872 - $193,833 p.a. (L18 - L24); employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%); Permanent Full Time:

  • Experience diverse cases and responsibilities unique to regional HHS
  • A values driven, committed and innovative leadership team
  • Enjoy an active lifestyle on the southern gateway to the Great Barrier Reef

Duties / Abilities: As Senior Staff Specialist / Staff Specialist - Urology you will assist the Director of Surgery in:

  • Ensuring that Specialist Urology services provided by Central Queensland Hospital and Health Service are of the highest standard and delivered in an efficient and effective manner given available resources.
  • The education and supervision of surgical trainees and other medical staff, medical students, and allied health, interested community groups and nursing staff.
  • The day to day management of surgical services including active participation in patient safety, clinical audit, research and service planning activities.

Call Garry to discuss the role or apply online now!

Enquiries: Dr Garry Dyke (07) 4920 6235
JAR: RK7D238838
Application Kit: (07) 4920 5618 or www.smartjobs.qld.gov.au
Closing Date: Thursday, 11 May 2017.


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11 April 2017

Visiting Medical Officer Hand Surgeon (Plastic Surgeon Trained)Hunter New England Health NSW
Newcastle

Sessional, John Hunter Hospital

The successful applicants will be responsible for the management of elective patients and participate in the emergency hand surgery on call roster and outpatient clinics. Applicants must have post-fellowship experience and training in hand surgery and in plastic surgery reconstruction, including microsurgery, gained in specialised hand surgery units.

JHH is a level 6 teaching hospital and the district's flagship hospital. We are the region's major tertiary referral centre for adult and paediatric care. JHH runs a primary aeromedical retrieval service and has the busiest emergency department in the state.

HNELHD is a leader and innovator in healthcare. We recognise that working together, focusing on "excellence - every patient, every time" supports us in achieving improved outcomes for our patients. Newcastle is a great place to live and work. As a centre for manufacturing, retail, health, tourism education and finance, we offer real employment choices for your partner and excellent schooling options for your children. Applicants must have a medical degree registrable with AHPRA and hold FRACS.

Enquiries: Dr Jonathan Young, Director of Orthopaedics ph: (02) 49223510

Applications: Damien Barrett, Medical Recruitment ph: (02) 49853157 e: damien.barrett@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au

Closes: 25 April 2017


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5 April 2017

Locum General and Breast Surgeon
Ballarat

Fixed Term - Part Time (26.5 hrs per fortnight) 3 July 2017 to 4 September 2017.

Ballarat Health Services (BHS) is seeking to appoint a part-time General and Breast Surgeon with a broad base of skills as a fixed-term leave replacement post.

The successful applicant will have FRACS and be prepared to work across the range of general surgery as well as providing specialist breast surgery carried out at BHS.

The role will be responsible for an outpatient clinic and an operating theatre session per week as well as ward rounds and administrative time as per the demands of the workload.

The role will attend a BreastScreen meeting per month, a fortnightly MDT breast meeting and a monthly General Surgery Morbidity and Mortality meeting.

There will be no oncall requirements. The role will have a supervisory role over junior medical staff.

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory Police Records Check & Immunisation Clearance. Applications must be submitted online.

For further information contact Mr Matthew Hadfield, Director of Surgery and Perioperative Services, on (03) 5320 6879 or at Matthewh@bhs.org.au

Note: private sessions are available via private rooms. For more information contact Dr. Ruth Bollard at ruth@specialistsondrummond.com.au


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31 March 2017

Visiting Medical Officer - Orthopaedic SurgeryIllawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District
Wollongong

Wollongong Hospital

Casual

Enquiries: Dr Aziz Bhimani (02) 4255 1346

Ref. No.: 384310

Closing Date: 30 April 2017

The Department of Orthopaedics at Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District (ISLHD) seeks an Orthopaedic Surgeon with a specialty interest in foot and ankle.

The Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District (ISLHD) is responsible for funding, organising and delivering public health services in the Illawarra and Shoalhaven regions. The area administered by the ISLHD stretches along the coast south of the Sydney metropolitan area and spans the four Local Government Areas of Wollongong, Shellharbour, Kiama and Shoalhaven. The area's population is just over 400 000 and is growing by 0.9% per year with the higher growth being experienced in Kiama and Shoalhaven.

The Wollongong Hospital is a major regional hospital located in the northern Illawarra approximately 60 minutes south of Sydney CBD. The Wollongong Hospital is a 500+ bed centre which provides both general and specialty medical and surgical services including adult intensive care and coronary care units.

The Illawarra has a varied ethnic makeup and reflects the NSW State average in its demographics and socio-economics.

Radiology services including X-rays, CT, MRI and ultrasound are available 24 hours. Reporting by Radiologists occurs in hours and after hours in a timely fashion. Angiography studies are available on request. A Cardiac Catheter lab is on site and managed by the hospital's cardiologists. Pathology services available 24 hours and reported via computerised system and phone call. 24 hours pathology services are provided on site, including haematology, biochemistry, microbiology and serology.

A wide range of medical consultants are available including Cardiology, Respiratory, Gastroenterology, Neurology, Endocrine, Renal, Oncology, Haematology, Rheumatology and Geriatrics. Surgical Consultants available are General, ENT, Urology, Vascular, Orthopaedics, Maxillofacial, Obstetrics and Neuro-surgery. Both Paediatric Physicians and Surgeons are on staff.

https://nswhealth.erecruit.com.au/ViewPosition.aspx?Id=384310&mode=Preview


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31 March 2017

General Surgeon
Auckland

Colorectal Unit, Department of General Surgery, Auckland City Hospital

Permanent position

  • Clinical position in a modern, world renowned tertiary Hospital in beautiful Auckland

The Department of General Surgery at Auckland City Hospital invites applications for a suitably qualified medical practitioner with post-fellowship training in colorectal surgery to join its Colorectal Unit. The applicant must be eligible for vocational registration as a Specialist Surgeon by the Medical Council of New Zealand.

Part time (0.7fte) clinical position with acute call requirements on top of this. Potential for some time in the acute surgical unit - hours for this position may increase.

The applicant should have general surgical training equivalent to Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS), with post-fellowship training in Colorectal Surgery and a post graduate research degree. Exact contribution of the different components of the position will be negotiated.

Relevant further expertise in advanced laparoscopic surgery and a willingness to train in cytoreductive surgery and HIPEC, would be advantageous. Competence in the management of acute general surgical conditions and trauma care is expected, as is a commitment to teamwork, research, teaching, audit and quality assurance.

Apply now www.careers.adhb.govt.nz reference number CEN01591

Applications close: 30th April 2017


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29 March 2017

General Surgeon
Central Gippsland

Rural General Surgeons Wanted!!!

Great Opportunity to build a lucrative practice.

Generous relocation and onboarding support.

Appealing?

The facts:

  • CGHS is a friendly rural Health Service that punches above its weight
  • We are building our general surgery capacity
  • Broad catchment population of 85,000
  • High capability ICU
  • 24 hour junior workforce support
  • 1:4 Consultant oncall roster

Like to Know More?

Phone Lisa Neuchew General Manager Medical Services, 03 51438185 or email lisa.neuchew@cghs.com.au


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27 March 2017

General SurgeonStStephens
Hervey Bay

The Fraser Coast Region is one of Australia's fastest growing regions with beautiful beaches, heritage listed Fraser Island at your door, access to exceptional schools, university and direct flights to and from Sydney and Brisbane.

St Stephen's Private Hospital located in Hervey Bay, is currently seeking a General Surgeon with clinical expertise in general laparoscopic surgery, hepatobiliary and upper gastrointestinal surgery to join the team.

Considerations:

  1. St Stephen's is a 96 bed state of the art fully integrated digital facility
  2. Option for VMP or Base Salary with potential for profit sharing
  3. Option for joint public and private position
  4. Private Practice establishment and support
  5. Access to UnitingCare Queensland's Marketing enterprise
  6. Access to GP Networking and RACGP CPD Events

Enquires: Amanda Cruwys General Manager & Director of Clinical Services on 0406 792 392

Please visit our webpage http://ststephenshospital.com.au/

Applications close 31 May, 2017


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17 March 2017

ENT & Plastic Surgeon
Mercy Hospital Werribee

ENT Surgeon: 8 hours negotiable per fortnight
Plastic Surgeon: 8 - 12 hours negotiable per fortnight
Werribee Mercy Hospital

The ENT / Plastic Surgeons provide surgical services to Werribee Mercy Hospital

This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in expanding our surgical services in response to increasing population demands.

Serviced private/public consulting suites are provided on site

There will be opportunity to provide formal undergraduate and postgraduate training. The successful candidate will also be encouraged to participate in administrative activity

The successful applicant will have:

  • Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency
  • Fellowship in the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS), or equivalent
  • Evidence of your scope of clinical practice
  • To be able to meet all requirements under the application process as outlined by our Medical Professional Standards Committee
  • High level of written and verbal communication

For more information to apply please visit www.careers.mercy.com.au

Enquiries to: A/Prof Shiran Wijeratne, Acting Clinical Services Director, Surgical & Specialist Services, Mercy Public Hospitals Inc, 0488 203 330

Applications Close: Wednesday, 31st May 2017


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9 March 2017

Post Graduate Fellow in Vascular SurgeryHunter New England Health NSW
Newcastle

Division of Surgery
John Hunter Hospital
Hunter New England Local Health District (HNELHD)
Temporary Full Time

Candidates expecting to receive their Fellowship by the starting date may be considered for this role.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified medical practitioners for the above 2018 hospital year positions within the Division of Surgery, John Hunter Hospital, Hunter New England Local Health District (HNELHD). John Hunter Hospital is located in Newcastle NSW, Australia's sixth largest city- just a two hour drive from Sydney. Newcastle is a coastal town well known for its beaches and harbour, and is bordered by Lake Macquarie and the Hunter Valley Vineyard regions.

Applicants must be eligible for Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and / or other specialist recognition as determined by the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Authority (AHPRA).

Salary and conditions are as Post Graduate Fellow in accordance with the Staff Specialist (State) Award.

For enquiries about the position please contact Medical Administration and Recruitment Manager, Lauren Chandler on + 61 2 4923 6204 Email: Lauren.Chandler@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au

Link to apply online: https://nswhealth.erecruit.com.au/ViewPosition.aspx?Id=378545


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9 March 2017

Post Graduate Fellow - Cardiothoracic SurgeryHunter New England Health NSW
Newcastle

Division of Surgery
John Hunter Hospital
Hunter New England Local Health District (HNELHD)
Temporary Full Time

Candidates expecting to receive their Fellowship by the starting date may be considered for this role.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified medical practitioners for the above 2018 hospital year positions within the Division of Surgery, John Hunter Hospital, Hunter New England Local Health District (HNELHD). John Hunter Hospital is located in Newcastle NSW, Australia's sixth largest city- just a two hour drive from Sydney. Newcastle is a coastal town well known for its beaches and harbour, and is bordered by Lake Macquarie and the Hunter Valley Vineyard regions.

Applicants must be eligible for Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and / or other specialist recognition as determined by the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Authority (AHPRA).

Salary and conditions are as Post Graduate Fellow in accordance with the Staff Specialist (State) Award.

For enquiries about the position please contact Medical Administration and Recruitment Manager, Lauren Chandler on + 61 2 4923 6204 Email: Lauren.Chandler@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au

Link to apply online: https://nswhealth.erecruit.com.au/ViewPosition.aspx?Id=378555


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9 March 2017

Post Graduate Fellow in Transplant SurgeryHunter New England Health NSW
Newcastle

Division of Surgery
John Hunter Hospital
Hunter New England Local Health District (HNELHD)
Temporary Full Time

Candidates expecting to receive their Fellowship by the starting date may be considered for this role.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified medical practitioners for the above 2018 hospital year positions within the Division of Surgery, John Hunter Hospital, Hunter New England Local Health District (HNELHD). John Hunter Hospital is located in Newcastle NSW, Australia's sixth largest city- just a two hour drive from Sydney. Newcastle is a coastal town well known for its beaches and harbour, and is bordered by Lake Macquarie and the Hunter Valley Vineyard regions.

Applicants must be eligible for Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and / or other specialist recognition as determined by the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Authority (AHPRA).

Salary and conditions are as Post Graduate Fellow in accordance with the Staff Specialist (State) Award.

For enquiries about the position please contact Medical Administration and Recruitment Manager, Lauren Chandler on + 61 2 4923 6204 Email: Lauren.Chandler@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au

Link to apply online: https://nswhealth.erecruit.com.au/ViewPosition.aspx?Id=378552


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24 February 2017

Specialist Urologist
Invercargill

Southland Hospital, Invercargill, New Zealand
Permanent or fixed-term, full-time

We are seeking to appoint a permanent or fixed term Consultant Urologist to support our well established Urology Service and allow for further service development which may include work across the District.

Southland Hospital is a well equipped modern facility. The department is set up for laparoscopic and laser surgery, as well as all general urology. The hospital is the ideal size, with a wide variety of cases and access to an impressive range of diagnostics, yet small enough that you can still get to know the staff.

Operating out of Southland Hospital with clinics in rural areas, including Queenstown, the Urology Department sees a broad spectrum case mix, but the workload is manageable and organised, allowing more opportunity to practice your clinical expertise. Sub-speciality interests are welcomed and can be catered for.

Southland offers superb lifestyle opportunities with skiing, tramping, fishing, hunting and stunning natural scenery right on your doorstep. Invercargill city is an easy place to live with close proximity to holiday destinations such as Queenstown, Stewart Island and Fiordland.

Southland Hospital is a teaching hospital outpost for the University of Otago's Dunedin School of Medicine. The Surgical Department teaches at all levels including 4th year medical students, final year students, House Officers and Registrars. Southland Hospital is looking to provide training to Training Registrars in the Urology pathway with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

Applicants must have completed their specialist training and be eligible for vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

Applications close: Monday, 8 May 2017.

Please apply online at www.southerndhb.govt.nz/careers/ or for further information please contact Milair Ryalls, Recruitment Advisor - Senior Medical Officers, phone +64 3 470 9604 or email: milair.ryalls@southerndhb.govt.nz

To Apply:
Please apply via our website: http://www.southerndhb.govt.nz/careers/view-vacancy/?jobCategory=&job_id=7386


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22 February 2017

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Invercargill

Southland Hospital, New Zealand
Permanent, full-time

Your Orthopaedic career deserves state of the art technology and lifestyle to match.

Southland Hospital is one of New Zealand's most modern. You'll find we have first class facilities and have first rate peer support from a very strong and collegial Orthopaedic and Surgical Directorate.

You will have a breadth of caseload you'll find stimulating with a wide variety of trauma but also the opportunity to undertake a sub-speciality interest. And with our modern operating theatres, together with the latest in PACS digital radiology, MRI, CT and iSOFT patient management system, there's no better place to take a leading role in our Orthopaedic Service.

Invercargill? It's in the south of New Zealand's South Island, surrounded by national parks. It's not a big city and the pace of life and lack of big city pressures reflect it. Up the road we have Queenstown and Central Otago - summer and winter playgrounds, whatever your passion. The department is actively involved in teaching and is accredited for post-graduate specialist training as part of the NZOA training program and has two advanced training registrars each year. It is affiliated to the Dunedin School of Medicine, with Senior Medical Staff providing Senior Lecturer roles to the School of Medicine.

The appointment will be full-time with the ability to negotiate part-time options in the future.

Applicants must have completed their specialist training, be FRACS qualified and be eligible for vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand. The position offers an attractive remuneration package, relocation assistance and CME allowance.

Closing date: 14 May 2017.

For further information please contact Milair Ryalls, Recruitment Advisor - Senior Medical Officers, phone +64 3 470 9604 or email: milair.ryalls@southerndhb.govt.nz

Please apply via our website: http://www.southerndhb.govt.nz/careers/view-vacancy/?jobCategory=&job_id=7378


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21 February 2017

Clinical Fellowship in Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
Newcastle

John Hunter Children's Hospital, Newcastle
Temporary Full Time

We are inviting applications for a position as clinical fellow in Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery at John Hunter Children's Hospital, Newcastle. The successful candidate will function as an active member of the paediatric orthopaedic service in areas of clinical care (inpatient/outpatient and surgery), research, teaching, quality improvement and audit. Involvement in children and adolescent trauma is expected.

Applicants need to hold a medical degree registrable with AHPRA and possess Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and Australian Orthopaedic Association (or equivalent) as provided for in the Staff Specialist (State) Award or Health Insurance Act (1973).

Post Fellowship experience in Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery would be highly desirable.

Enquires: Angela Keers, 02 4922 3510

Link to apply online: https://nswhealth.erecruit.com.au/ViewPosition.aspx?Id=371573


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16 February 2017

Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon
Darwin

0.8FTE

The Royal Darwin Hospital is the major teaching hospital with 370 beds in the NT and receives referrals from the entire Northern Territory as well as northern Western Australia with a catchment population of over 250,000. Flinders University has a 4 year post graduate medical school based in the NT and Royal Darwin Hospital also receives students from James Cook University. The hospital is integrated with the National Critical Care and Trauma Response Centre (NCCTRC)

Darwin offers a unique experience with complex pathology not seen elsewhere in Australia.

RDH has a busy emergency department with many acute presentations, including a high burden of trauma. There is a full range of surgical specialties apart from cardiac surgery, (Neurosurgery commencing April 2017); a comprehensive cancer service, with many head and neck cancer cases doing combined work with the Plastics Unit, as well as some complex ortho-plastics caseload. The Burns unit is run through General Surgery, but welcomes input from Plastic Surgery.

RDH currently has a service comprising two Plastic Consultants, a Fellow and an accredited Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery trainee, supported by a Resident medical officer. We are seeking to expand this service with the appointment of:

A third Consultant Surgeon. This position will initially be 0.8 FTE appointment (30.5 hrs per week), with 1:3 on call roster and opportunities to develop private practice. The appointee must have FRACS (Plas).

For further information about the position please contact Mr Mahiban Thomas (Director of Surgical Services) mahiban.thomas@nt.gov.au, or Mr Shiby Ninan shiby.ninan@nt.gov.au or Gayle Eccles on 08 89228249 or email gayle.eccles@nt.gov.au


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16 February 2017

General SurgeonHVDHB
Lower Hutt, Wellington

  • Acute and Elective Surgery
  • Symptomatic Breast and General Surgery Clinics
  • Work with the lead Surgeon for the Breast Screening Programme

We are seeking a General Surgeon with specialty interest in breast disease to join our team at Hutt Valley District Health Board in Lower Hutt, Wellington.

The General Surgery department at Hutt hospital provides high-quality care to people referred to the department with a wide range of acute and electives surgical conditions. Hutt Hospital is also the lead provider of the National Breast Screening Aotearoa Programme for the sub-region. You will be working with the lead Surgeon for the Breast Screening Programme to ensure that services are delivered in line with Ministry of Health guidelines.

The role will encompass:

  • Acute and Elective Surgery
  • Symptomatic Breast and General Surgery Clinics
  • Work with the lead Surgeon for the Breast Screening Programme to ensure that services are delivered in line with Ministry of Health guidelines
  • Support and leadership of junior medical staff
  • Working alongside and supporting nurse specialists
  • An active role in interdisciplinary team education

Whilst this is advertised as a permanent, full-time position we would welcome applications for either a part-time or fixed term role. To apply, or for more information please follow this link https://huttvalleydhb.careercentre.net.nz/Job/General-Surgeon/Lower-Hutt/7551 or contact Peng Voon: peng.voon@huttvalleydhb.org.nz

All candidates applying for any of our current vacancies must complete our online Hutt Valley DHB application form through our careers website: https://huttvalleydhb.careercentre.net.nz


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16 February 2017

Otolaryngology Fellow
Darwin

The Royal Darwin Hospital is the major teaching hospital in the NT and receives referrals from the entire Northern Territory as well as Northern Western Australia with a catchment of over 250,000 people. Finders University has a 4 year post graduate medical school based in the NT and the hospital also receives students from James Cook University.

Darwin is a relaxed tropical city; located at the far North of Australia, it is in close proximity to Litchfield and Kakadu National Parks. It has a young population and is very child friendly.

A substantial proportion of our caseload is for the locally endemic chronic suppurative ear disease. This includes mastoid surgery, tympanoplasties, ossiculoplasties and endoscopic ear surgery.

A full spectrum of head and Neck Surgery is practiced in the department including major head and neck resections for malignant disease. The fellow supervises a team of two registrars, three specialist nurses and an intern. They are expected to collaborate closely with their senior colleagues.

The candidate is expected to have already passed the Otolaryngology FRACS 'exit exam' or international equivalent, (e.g.: UK FRCS). They must be registered or be eligible for registration with the Australian Medical board.

They should be proficient in written and spoken English, have a high level of interpersonal, oral and written communication skills, and the ability to interact positively as a team member in a cross-cultural work environment

Commencing the 1st of February 2018 for one year.

Closing date for applications 1st August 2017

For further details contact:
Jenny.Hilyard@nt.gov.au or gayle.eccles@nt.gov.au
Divisional Support Officer, Royal Darwin Hospital Division of Surgery


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15 February 2017

General & Breast Surgeon
Wellington

An opportunity exists for full time, permanent, qualified General and Breast Surgeon to join our team of General Surgery Specialists.

This position requires that you have had Breast sub speciality training. You must be prepared to have a general surgical as well as sub specialty caseload and to participate in the on call acute roster. You will pride yourself on providing a high standard of clinical practice and expertise to the patients under your care.

The successful candidate needs to be a team player, clear communicator and someone who is willing and able assist with the supervision and instruction of junior medical staff within the General Surgical service. You must hold FRACS in General Surgery, or equivalent, and hold, or be eligible to hold, Vocational (specialist) Registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

Wellington is crammed with more bars, cafes and restaurants per capita than New York, and a slew of gourmet producers including many independent coffee roasteries. Year-round you'll find arts and cultural events in abundance. For more on this great opportunity, or to submit an application, please visit: https://capitalhealth.careercentre.net.nz/job/general-and-breast-surgeon/wellington-hospital/10096


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10 February 2017

Locum Consultant Vascular Surgeon
Perth

Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, WA

The position is for a 0.7 FTE locum Vascular Surgical Consultant for a period of 6-12 months, in which time a permanent position will be advertised. The position is for 56 hours per fortnight. The wage range will be between $331 884.02- $377 008.23 per annum depending on level of experience and call back and on call is additional.

The position will be between Sir Charles Gairdner and Osborne Park Hospitals group (SCGOPH), and will cover general Vascular Surgery, endovascular procedures and varicose veins as well as participating in the on-call metropolitan Perth Vascular roster.

SCGOPH is a tertiary and secondary level hospital group and covers the full range of adult surgery, excluding obstetrics. The Vascular team is a high performing team at the forefront of advancements in endovascular device trials, and have an interest in research and teaching. They also work closely with the Sarcoma service of WA that is at SCGH. They are supported by a clinical nurse specialist and a Vascular geriatric service.

For enquiries contact Shirley Jansen, Head of Department Vascular Surgery 08 64573333 or via email Shirley.Jansen@health.wa.gov.au


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10 February 2017

Orthopaedic Surgeon
Wellington

Fixed Term/Full Time

An opportunity exists for a Spine and General Orthopaedic Surgeon to join our highly regarded team of 13 permanent Orthopaedic Specialists.

You will pride yourself on providing a high standard of clinical practice and expertise to the patients under your care. The successful candidate will be a team player and clear communicator, willing to assist with the supervision and instruction of junior medical staff within the Orthopaedic service.

This role is fixed term - 12-18 months, 1.0 FTE position with no on-call requirement. The Orthopaedic service provides for the management of major injuries and fractures at Wellington Regional Hospital and treatment of injuries, congenital, infective, degenerative and malignant disorders of the musculoskeletal system at Wellington and Kenepuru Hospitals.

We provide a regional tertiary service for patients with complex major trauma, revision joint replacement, spinal disorders, scoliosis, paediatric and hand surgery. To be considered for this position you must hold FRACS in Orthopaedics, or equivalent, and hold, or be eligible to hold, Vocational (specialist) Registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

To view the full job description or to apply for this vacancy please visit: https://capitalhealth.careercentre.net.nz/Job/Orthopaedic-Surgeon/Wellington-Hospital/10074

For more on this great opportunity email sean.hill@ccdhb.org.nz


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6 February 2017

Director - Heart Lung ProgramQLD Gov Crest
Chermside

Heart Lung Program, The Prince Charles Hospital, Chermside, Metro North Hospital and Health Service.

Estimated remuneration value up to $362 864 p.a. (including applicable allowances, excluding superannuation and leave loading), comprising salary between $199 554 - $211 576 p.a. (L25-L27) (Permanent full time. Applications will remain current for 12 months).

It is a condition of employment for this role for the employee to be, and remain, vaccinated against the following vaccine preventable diseases during their employment: measles, mumps, rubella, varicella (chicken pox), pertussis (whooping cough) and Hepatitis B.

Duties / Abilities:
The Director - Heart Lung Program, The Prince Charles Hospital (TPCH), holds a key executive leadership role in TPCH and functions as the single point of accountability for the Heart Lung Program. Providing leadership and management in the delivery of efficient, safe and quality care within the Heart Lung Program, this position holds the responsibility for the delivery of services, which encompasses Cardiothoracic services including Cardiology, Thoracic Medicine and Surgery, Cardiac Surgery and Transplantation.

Enquiries: Mr Anthony Williams (07) 3139 4216.

Job Ad Reference: PCH230891.

Online applications: www.smartjobs.qld.gov.au

Closing Date: Friday, 21 April 2017


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19 January 2017

Vascular SurgeonLake Macquarie Private
Newcastle

Private practice opportunity for a Vascular Surgeon, Newcastle, NSW

Benefits:

  • Vascular angiography laboratory providing a wide range of endovascular procedures including endoluminal grafting.
  • Opportunity to join rooms with one of our existing Vascular Surgeons (including practice management support) or set up within our onsite (sessional) consulting suites available with basic secretarial support;
  • Opportunity to receive direct patient referrals from the hospitals private Emergency Department, allowing you to build your private patient referral base;
  • Assistance with marketing your practice to GPs and other Specialists to further establish your referral base.

About Us:
LMPH is a 157 bed private hospital providing a comprehensive range of surgical and medical care to private patients of the Hunter New England region. Located ten minutes' drive south of Newcastle near the beautiful Hunter Valley and only 2 hours from Sydney, Lake Macquarie is regarded as one of the premier facilities in this region.

Minimum Requirements:
Applicants must have FRACS, specialist registration with AHPRA and full billing rights.

For a confidential discussion, please contact:
Ian Maytom, CEO, on 0409 732 679 or email: maytomi@ramsayhealth.com.au
Further information available at www.ramsaydocs.com.au


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