Senior Staff Specialist or Staff Specialist (Cairns)

8 January 2021

Senior Staff Specialist or Staff Specialist

Senior Staff Specialist or Staff Specialist Ear Nose and Throat Surgery, ICU, Women's & Perioperative Services – Cairns, Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service

Remuneration value up to $431 774 p.a. (L25 – L27) or Remuneration value up to $393 963 p.a. (L18 – L24), employer contribution to superannuation (up to 12.75%), annual leave loading (17.5%), professional development allowance, motor vehicle allowance, professional development leave 3.6 weeks p.a., plus private practice arrangements.

Cairns Hospital is a busy regional tertiary Hospital with a range of subspecialties including vascular, orthopaedics, plastic and reconstructive surgery, urology, and a level 5 adult Intensive Care Unit.


To assist in the provision of high quality services to patients requiring Ear, Nose and Throat services while assisting the Clinical Director of Surgery with the provision, development and maintenance of an effective, efficient and equitable Ear, Nose and Throat service at Cairns Hospital and across the Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service and the Cape and Torres Straight Health Service. This includes outpatients, inpatients, outreach elective and emergency Ear, Nose and Throat surgery.

It is a condition of employment for the employee in this role to be, and remain, vaccinated against or non-susceptible to the following Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPDs): Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR), Varicella (chicken pox) Pertussis (whooping cough) Hepatitis B.

Enquiries: Dr Roxanne Wu – 07 4226 6355

Job Ad Reference: CAH361077

Application Details:

Closing Date: 25th February 2021

Senior Staff Specialist or Staff Specialist (Maxillofacial Surgery) (Townsville)

Townsville10 December 2020

Senior Staff Specialist or Staff Specialist (Maxillofacial Surgery)

Senior Staff Specialist or Staff Specialist (Maxillofacial Surgery)

Townsville University Hospital, Queensland

The Townsville Hospital and Health Service is seeking interest from a suitably qualified applicant for a vacancy in Maxillofacial Surgery. Ideally, the successful applicant would have expertise in Microvascular Surgery.  The position is temporary part-time for 12 months (with the possibility of extension) 40 hours per fortnight. There may also be opportunities to work in private practice which will be negotiated locally.

Townsville University Hospital is a tertiary referral hospital in Far North Queensland. The Hospital has around 650 beds and has a strong collaborative relationship with the James Cook University.

What's on offer?

Pro rata remuneration package based on full-time equivalent value of up to $476,037 p.a. (L25-L27) or Pro rata remuneration package based on full-time equivalent value of up to $435,556 p.a. (L18-L24). Level of appointment is dependent upon experience and advanced qualifications.

  • Annual Recreational Leave accumulation with 17.5% loading
  • Generous employer contribution to superannuation of 12.75%
  • Professional development allowance and leave
  • Attraction and retention incentive allowance
  • Regional and rural attraction allowance
  • Communications Package
  • Motor vehicle allowance

Employer provided assistance with relocation expenses may also be available.

About the location

Townsville is a vibrant, dynamic city; it is the largest urban centre in Northern Australia and is the gateway to the world famous Great Barrier Reef, stunning beaches, rainforests and the Outback. With over 300 days of sunshine a year Townsville offers the perfect laid-back coastal lifestyle with all the benefits of big city living. It is a great place for families, couples and individuals to call home.

Enquiries: Informal enquiries are welcome, please phone Dr Lakshmi Ramalingam (07) 4433 7721

Job Ad Reference: TV359192

Application Details: For further information or to submit an online application

Closing Date: Wednesday, 13 January 2021


Surgical Fellowship – Surgical Oncology Breast and Endocrine

1 December 2020

Surgical Fellowship – Surgical Oncology Breast and Endocrine
Gold Coast

The Gold Coast Melanoma Clinic is offering a Fellowship in Surgical Oncology Breast, Endocrine and Melanoma Surgery at both John Flynn Private Hospital and The Tweed Hospital for a one year period commencing January 2021.  This fellowship offers an outstanding opportunity for training in Oncoplastic Breast Surgery, Endocrine and Complex Melanoma and Soft Tissue Tumour Surgery.

Applicants are expected to participate in a 1 in 3 on-call Fellows roster at Tweed Hospital sharing general surgical on-call duties with 2 other fellows in Upper GI and Colorectal. There are 10 General Surgeons at the Tweed/John Flynn Hospitals and is staffed by a full complement of Advanced Trainees in General Surgery. Expectations are that you will be involved in teaching supervising students and trainees.

Applicants should hold a FRACS; be eligible for registration with AHPRA and NSW Medical Board; have recently completed advanced training in general surgery.  You will be encouraged to participate in clinical programs, initiate research, oversee Breast Outpatient and Breast Screening Assessment Clinics, and teach medical students.

To learn more about or apply this great opportunity contact Dr Nic Crampton (07) 5504 7263 or email