Fellowship in Bariatric Surgery (Joondalup)

8 December 2020

Fellowship in Bariatric Surgery

Fellowship in Bariatric Surgery
2021 Vacancy
Maximum Term – 1 Year 

Joondalup Health Campus, (JHC) is seeking Expressions of Interest for a Fellowship in Bariatric Surgery for 2021.

JHC is a major teaching hospital in the northern suburbs of Perth, with approximately 722 beds.  Owned and operated by Ramsay Health Care - Australia’s largest and most respected private hospital operator. JHC has the Western Australian Health Department contract for performing the majority of bariatric surgery for the State and performs approximately 280 public and 300 private bariatric operations a year.   JHC have four Bariatric Surgeons and perform all bariatric operations including bands, sleeves, bypasses and revision surgery.

For more information please visit www.joondaluphealthcampus.com.au 

The Position:

The Fellow position will be for one year, beginning 1 February 2021.  Working with three of the four Bariatric and General Surgery Consultants, the Fellow will have the opportunity to develop their skills in all facets of bariatric, upper gastrointestinal and emergency bariatric surgery.
This position would suit Fellows who have recently gained their Fellowship in General Surgery and who wish to sub-specialise in Bariatric Surgery.  The Fellow will work with both training and Service Registrars.  The position will include being on-call for bariatric and upper gastro-intestinal surgery as a second on call.  In addition, the position will be required to participate in the on-call general surgery roster.

The remuneration package will be discussed upon application.

For More Information or to Apply:

Contact: Dr David Yong, Director of Bariatric Surgery 

Email: dhkyong@gmail.com or Telephone: (08) 9400 9899.  

Closing Date:  31 December 2020 at 5.00pm


Registrar Service Orthopaedic Surgery (Bunbury)

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Registrar Service Orthopaedic Surgery

Registrar Service Orthopaedic Surgery
South West Health Campus, Bunbury Hospital
Position: Pool 2021

Job Description 

These positions are suitable for enthusiastic applicants interested in improving their orthopaedic skills under direct supervision and for those interested in applying for a position in the Orthopaedic Training Program. The successful applicants will gain a minimum of 12 months quality orthopaedic experience working alongside 2 Orthopaedic Trainees and 6 Orthopaedic Consultant Surgeons.

The successful candidates will be responsible for the clinical care of patients under the supervision of senior medical staff including:

  • attending to patients in order of medical urgency
  • taking history of full medical examinations of new admissions and arranging appropriate investigations and assisting with medical procedures as required
  • managing medical conditions according to acceptable clinical standards under supervision of consultants
  • collaborating with other Medical, Nursing staff and multidisciplinary team members to facilitate patient management and communication with family, outside medical practitioners, and/or community services concerning patient management

Job Requirements

Applicants must be eligible for registration with APHRA.  Applicants with at least one previous year of Orthopaedic Registrar experience from Australia or a recognised competent authority country (United Kingdom, Canada, United States, New Zealand and Ireland) will be preferred.

Remuneration:  MP Year 1-7 $130,145 - $174,823 p.a. (inclusive of base salary, 9.5% superannuation and professional development allowance).  Rates as at October 2018.  As per the WA Health System Medical Practitioners AMA Industrial Agreement 2016.

For further information contact:  Mr Allen Chong, HOD Orthopaedic Surgery, 
Email:  allen.chong@health.wa.gov.au

Closing date and how to apply: https://medjobswa.mercury.com.au/ViewPosition.aspx?id=wkU1bw+Q2fw=&jbc=ere
closing date 4pm (AWST) 15 December 2020.