Unaccredited Surgical Registrars (Darwin)

3 June 2021

Unaccredited Surgical Registrars
Darwin

ROYAL DARWIN HOSPITAL- TOP END HEALTH SERVICE

UNACCREDITED SURGICAL REGISTRARS FOR 2022 – FULL TIME (38 hours a week)

The Royal Darwin Hospital is seeking unaccredited surgical registrars to join the Department of General Surgery in 2022.

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 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.

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

The Department of General Surgery covers not only the usual General Surgery you will find elsewhere in Australia, but also Paediatric, Burns, and Thoracics as well as elements of Plastic, Urology, Acute Neurosurgery and Vascular Surgery alongside our resident subspecialists in these areas.  

The Department also works in Palmerston Regional Hospital and provides Outreach services to Katherine and Gove Hospitals as well as smaller communities.  The position will involve a number of 2-weekly placements in Katherine District Hospital.

Most of the time will be spent managing the Consultant led Surgical Acute Care Unit (SACU).  This includes varying jobs such as Ward Rounds, Emergency Operating Theatre, Emergency/Ward admissions and consults, Evening OT/ED shifts, Nights and weeks off after nights.  

This provides a fantastic opportunity to gain experience and confidence in managing patients at each stage of their journey across a wide range of surgical conditions.  

Salary range:  $108630-$136112 (depending on level of applicant). 

For further information about the position please contact Dr Suraj Rathnayake suraj.rathnayake@nt.gov.au or email SurgicalRecruitment.THS@nt.gov.au

Please email your Expressions of interest and a CV to SurgicalRecruitment.THS@nt.gov.au   

Urology Fellow (Darwin)

14 May 2021

Urology Fellow
Darwin

ROYAL DARWIN PALMERSTON HOSPITAL- TOP END HEALTH SERVICE
Urology Fellow 2022

Royal Darwin Hospital is seeking a Urology Fellow to join the Department of Urology for 12 months.

The RDH is the single tertiary hospital within the Top End Health Services (TEHS), and provides surgical coverage for the Top End of the Northern Territory (NT) and northern Western Australia with a catchment population of over 250,000. The RDH provides acute and complex elective surgical services, with ambulatory services and lower acuity elective surgery at Palmerston Regional Hospital. Outreach services are provided to Alice Springs. Charles Darwin University and Flinders Medical School have a 4year post graduate medical school based in the NT.

The Top End has a large Indigenous population and offers a unique experience with complex pathology not seen elsewhere in Australia.

The successful applicant must have, or be completing, a Fellowship with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons or equivalent. International Medical Graduates are encouraged to apply.   

For further information about the position, please contact Henry Duncan, Head of Urology, henry.duncan@nt.gov.au   

To apply online please visit www.jobs.nt.gov.au (vacancy number: 72210757)