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New South Wales

Orthopaedic Surgeon (Tamworth)
Trauma Surgeon (Newcastle)
Post Graduate Fellow in Vascular Surgery (Newcastle)
Post Graduate Fellow - Cardiothoracic Surgery (Newcastle)
Post Graduate Fellow in Transplant Surgery (Newcastle)
General Surgeon (Armidale)
Clinical Fellowship in Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery (Newcastle)
Laparoscopic Bariatric / General Surgeon (Woollahra)
Vascular Surgeon (Newcastle)

Northern Territory

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

Queensland

General Surgeon (Hervey Bay)
Director - Heart Lung Program (Chermside)

South Australia

Consultant - Plastics & Reconstructive Surgery (Adelaide)

Tasmania

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Victoria

Cardiothoracic Fellow (Melbourne)
ENT & Plastic Surgeon (Werribee)
Unit Head, Colorectal Surgery (Melbourne)

Western Australia

Locum Consultant Vascular Surgeon (Perth)

New Zealand

Plastic Surgeon (Dunedin)
Specialist Urologist (Invercargill)
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon (Invercargill)
General Surgeon (Lower Hutt, Wellington)
General & Breast Surgeon (Wellington)
Orthopaedic Surgeon (Wellington)

International

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28 March 2017

Orthopaedic SurgeonHunter New England Health NSW
Tamworth

Come and be involved in the further development of a growing service!

We are seeking the right applicant to fit our dynamic service. You will be a natural clinical leader, surgical educator and skilled communicator, engaged in building our service by developing effective relationships and valuing the contributions of all the team. You must be able to work independently and are expected to reside in the local community.

Come and join a welcoming team of 4 experienced Orthopaedic Surgeons; be well supported by 4 Registrars and 2 JMO's; and be led by an experienced Clinical Director that is reshaping the service. Tamworth boasts a broad scope of practice with a great mix of general orthopaedics; with the possibility of sub specialty practice and management of a wide variety of regional trauma. Work in a close-knit department which encourages collaboration and collegiate relationships across the multi-disciplinary team.

Tamworth Hospital is a Referral Hospital providing services to the North-West area of NSW. Our recently opened $220 million acute services redevelopment; equipped with 348 treatment spaces; an 8 theatre operating complex (5 in current operation) and a recently opened outpatient clinic centre. Tamworth has a locally based helicopter retrieval service covering the North-Western region of NSW servicing a population of 175,000. And with a population of 60,000 is a modern progressive family friendly city offering a broad range of experiences and lifestyle options.

Come and listen to Dr Dave Healey, Clinical Director Orthopaedics discuss the opportunities that making the move to Tamworth can provide! Video link: https://youtu.be/m1YvAxZOTUg

Interested and want to know more? Please contact Dr Dave Healey, Ph. 0458 769 627 or Maree Sheaves, Senior Medical Recruitment Consultant Ph. (02) 6767 7222 maree.sheaves@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au

Closing Date: 9 April 2017


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27 March 2017

Cardiothoracic FellowAlfred Health
Melbourne

Job no:977399

Immediate Start

This position is in the Cardiothoracic Surgery Department at The Alfred. The position is designed for applicants who would like additional experience or training in adult cardiac surgery, adult cardiac transplantation, adult and paediatric lung transplantation and mechanical circulatory support.

The position is suited for applicants who have either completed their training in cardiothoracic surgery (although they may not necessarily have sat their examination for specialist registration) or are in the final stages of their training.

Applications are encouraged from suitably qualified Australian or overseas trained doctors.

The position will expose the successful candidate to a broad range of general Cardiothoracic Surgical procedures, which includes >550 cardiac cases and >300 thoracic cases per year. The Unit also has a very busy transplant program, performing 20-30 heart transplants and approximately 80-90 lung transplants per year and is the National Paediatric lung transplant program. Our mechanical circulatory support program uses a variety of different devices, performing approximately 20 VAD implants per year as well as supporting a busy ECMO service. The successful applicant will be involved in all of these unit activities as well as the unit teaching program and will be expected to take part in unit research activities.

For further information please contact either:
Professor David McGiffin, e-mail: d.mcgiffin@alfred.org.au
Assoc/Prof Silvana Marasco, e-mail: s.marasco@alfred.org.au
Vanessa Taylor, e-mail: v.taylor@alfred.org.au

In addition to your online application, click here 2016 Referee Form.docx for a Referee Form and distribute to your three (3) referees. These are to be returned directly to the Medical Workforce Unit by E-mail to hmoenquiries@alfred.org.au or uploaded with your online application, by the closing date as indicated.

Applications close: 02 April 2017 AUS EST

Apply now

http://careers.baysidehealth.org.au/cw/en/job/977399/cardiothoracic-fellow-2017


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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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14 March 2017

Plastic Surgeon
Dunedin

Dunedin Hospital, New Zealand

Fixed-term, full-time

This parental leave role is until the end of July 2018, and we will look forward to you joining us from the end of May 2017.

Dunedin Hospital is a 350-bed teaching and training institution. It is closely associated with the Dunedin School of Medicine (branch of Otago School of Medicine). The Otago Medical School offers undergraduate training and all sub-specialities are represented in the Southern District Health Board.

You would work in close and supportive association with two plastic surgery colleagues. Our department provides a very generalist plastic surgery service; good exposure to a great variety of plastic surgery, including skin cancer treatment, breast reconstruction, elective hand surgery and the opportunity to provide reconstructive collaboration with the Orthopedic, ENT and General Surgical Services. Some experience in management of burns and in microsurgery is essential. We work very closely together as a team to share burden of complex problems.

Outside of work, Dunedin is an excellent city to live in. It boasts a very competitive cost-of-living by Australasian standards, offers excellent schools, a relaxed lifestyle, world-famous wildlife on the Otago Peninsula, acclaimed museums and excellent access to outdoors pursuits such as skiing/snowboarding, fishing, surfing, kayaking, mountain-biking and tramping. Regular music and sporting events add to the city's vibrancy. The region also has easy access to Central Otago with all of its great holiday spots.

This role is open to registered Medical Practitioners who have Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS) or equivalent, enabling specialist (vocational) registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

Closing date: Monday, 3 April 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=7424


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10 March 2017

Trauma SurgeonHunter New England Health NSW
Newcastle

John Hunter Hospital, Australia

John Hunter Hospital (JHH) in Newcastle, NSW is looking for a consultant trauma surgeon.

You will have vision and an upbeat personality which inspires positive change in others. You are energetic, enthusiastic and passionate about what you do, leading by example. You are a fellowship trained trauma surgeon specialising in vascular or general surgery.

JHH is the only Level-1 adult / paediatric trauma centre in NSW outside of Sydney. We are the busiest trauma centre in NSW with >4300 trauma admissions annually (over 450 ISS>15). The Trauma Department, JHH and University of Newcastle is a national leader in trauma research.

JHH is the district's flag ship hospital and the region's major tertiary referral centre for adult and paediatric care. We run a primary aeromedical retrieval service.

Newcastle is a great place. Enjoy living with ocean views, in inner city terraces, by Lake Macquarie or smaller rural suburbs. As a centre for manufacturing, mining, retail, health, tourism, education, IT and finance, we offer real employment choices for your partner and excellent schooling options for your children.

Enquiries: Prof Zsolt Balogh, Director Trauma ph:+61249214259 e:zsolt.balogh@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au

Applications: Damien Barrett, Medical Recruitment ph:+61249853157 e:damien.barrett@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au

Closes: 9 April 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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8 March 2017

Unit Head, Colorectal SurgeryAlfred Health
Melbourne

Alfred Health is the main provider of health services to people in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne and is also a major provider of specialist services to people across Victoria. The Health Service operates three outstanding facilities: The Alfred, Caulfield and Sandringham.

Applications are invited for the position of Unit Head, Colorectal and General Surgery. Reporting to the Director of General Surgery, the Unit Head will oversee excellent clinical care, whilst supporting Alfred Health's teaching, research and clinical governance programs. The successful applicant will provide excellent clinical expertise and service in Colorectal and General Surgery, provide supervision to junior medical and other relevant staff within the Unit.

Applicants must be legally qualified practitioners, registered or registrable with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency and a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. Demonstrable relevant knowledge and experience in Colorectal Surgery is required as well as meeting Alfred Health requirements for credentialing and scope of practice in Colorectal Surgery.

Enquiries: Prof Jonathan Serpell, Director of General Surgery on 03 9076 2730.

Please visit our website www.alfredhealth.org.au/careers and click on job search. Enter job reference number 977234 in keyword search.

Application Close: Sunday 2nd April 2017


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3 March 2017

General SurgeonHunter New England Health NSW
Armidale

Why not consider a new role and region that provides you with an opportunity to establish your surgical career in a supportive environment.

Armidale has excellent schools, affordable housing and recreational opportunities. Living in Armidale allows you the time to enjoy life and participate in the community. You can spend more time with your family, your children can attend some of the best schools in Australia and the commute to work (10 minutes) is something people in larger cities only dream about. Come and enjoy much of what large metropolitan cities have to offer but without the challenges.

About the job:

  • Armidale Hospital is a referral hospital providing surgical services to the Northern Tablelands of NSW, servicing a local community of 31,000 and a referral community of 55,000.
  • You will provide elective and emergency theatre lists, acute surgical on-call services, and conduct privately referred outpatient consultancy service.
  • Opportunity for conjoint appointments with the Joint Medical Program, University of New England.
  • Our medical community is friendly and close-knit, you will be well supported by a team of colleagues with a good mix of experience and enthusiasm.
  • The $60 million Armidale Hospital redevelopment is currently in the construction stage, with completion expected in 2018. It will deliver a new four storey building adjoining the existing Hospital, including a new emergency department, inpatient ward, four operating theatres and a critical care unit.

Come and meet some of your Consultant colleagues and learn why they made their decision to relocate to Armidale, and what working and living in Armidale can offer you!

Videolink : https://youtu.be/utGa8KsJukY or https://youtu.be/oLDmrMLbC10

Interested? Please contact: A/Prof Graham Stewart Clinical Director of Surgery Ph. (02) 6772 7710 or 0481268760 or Maree Sheaves, Senior Medical Recruitment Consultant Ph. (02) 6767 7222 maree.sheaves@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au

Close Date: 2 April 2017


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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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10 February 2017

Laparoscopic Bariatric / General Surgeon
Woollahra

Cosmedical Clinic - Woollahra, Sydney

Established and busy practice with offices in Sydney seeks a fellowship-trained, board-certified bariatric and general surgeon to join our practice. Our centre offers excellence in all forms of cosmetic surgery but seeks the support of a bariatric surgeon with a strong multi-disciplinary team of physicians, surgeons, nutritionists and sports physiologist. We pride ourselves in a collaborative and team approach among the entire staff and we are looking for a surgeon with strong surgical skills, excellent patient communication ability and willingness to work hard to build his/her practice with our support. Ability to operate independently using laparoscopic or robotic techniques in bariatric surgery (gastric bypass, sleeve, revision, Band explant) as well as general surgery is required.

Interested candidates please contact Valerie Baris on valerie.baris@hotmail.com


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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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