Poche Fellow in Melanoma and Surgical Oncology

Applications are invited from qualified General or Plastic Surgeons for the Poche Fellowship in Melanoma and Surgical Oncology.   

This program is based at the Melanoma Institute Australia’s North Sydney campus, as well as the Mater Hospital Crows Nest, and Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Camperdown. 

This position is formatted at a post Fellowship level (FRACS or equivalent) and is suitable for surgeons seeking to develop a vocational interest in the field.  
We are offering one clinical and research-based Fellowship, which is for twelve months commencing in February 2025. 

The Fellowship involves a substantial clinical workload in dedicated outpatient clinics, operating sessions and weekly multidisciplinary meetings.  

The Melanoma Institute Australia is one of the world’s largest melanoma services, and access to its internationally respected Melanoma Research Database provides the opportunity to undertake significant research during this Fellowship.

Applications are accepted from Australian and non-Australian candidates.  

Fellowships are available from February/March 2025 to February/March 2026. Applications will close 19 January 2024, with interviews occurring by the middle of February 2024. Role may be open until this date unless a suitable candidate is found in the meantime.

Interested candidates should submit the following:
curriculum vitae
cover letter highlighting why you want to become a MIA Melanoma Surgery Fellow
proof of specialist qualification
current medical registration/licensing
medical indemnity
contact details of three referees

Please address your application to: 

A/Prof Robyn Saw, Melanoma Institute Australia, 40 Rocklands Road, North Sydney, NSW, 2060, Australia

Email: careers@melanoma.org.au – please include in the subject line the Fellowship – Surgery.

As this role is based in a medical facility, applicants will need to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19.

We pay our respects to the Traditional Custodians of the lands on which Melanoma Institute Australia works, and their Elders both past and present, and acknowledge the deep, continuing connection of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples to the land, waters, and sky.

Staff Specialist in Vascular Surgery

Staff Specialist in Vascular Surgery 
John Hunter Hospital
Permanent Full Time 1.0 FTE

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John Hunter Hospital invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for the position of Staff Specialist in Vascular Surgery at John Hunter Hospital in Newcastle, NSW. The successful applicant will provide contemporary, comprehensive and professional specialist vascular services that are safe, effective, evidence based and patient centred to patients at John Hunter Hospital and across Hunter New England Local Health District. 

Applicants will:

Hold specialist registration in Vascular Surgery with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons 
Have demonstrated recent and comprehensive experience in vascular surgery 

What we can offer you:
Hunter New England Local Health District is a great place to expand your career and grow your skills and knowledge. As a recognised leader in the healthcare industry we provide a range of public health services to the Hunter, New England and Lower Mid North Coast. HNELHD has strong, innovative connections with the University of Newcastle and Hunter Medical Research Institute.

Working with HNE Health gives you access to a great range of benefits:
John Hunter Health and Innovation Precinct
Sustainable Healthcare: Together towards zero
Fitness Passport
Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for staff and family members
Opportunity to work and collaborate with a range of non-clinical and clinical professionals

For role related enquiries contact: Dr Nicole Organ, Head of Department Vascular Surgery, John Hunter Hospital  
Ph: (02) 4921 4270 E: Nicole.Organ@health.nsw.gov.au 
For application related enquiries contact: Sally Jordan, Senior Medical Recruitment Consultant
Ph: (02) 4985 3353 E: Sally.Jordan@health.nsw.gov.au 

Applications close: 7 January 2024