Consultant Anaesthetist

  • Company:
    Careers Connections International
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    17 hours ago
  • Category:

The Role:
We are seeking a motivated and experienced Generalist Specialist Anaesthetist who will, as part of a cohesive Anaesthetics team, provide excellent clinical care to patients as well as contribute to the development of Anaesthetic Services and mentoring of junior medical officers and registrars.

You will be actively encouraged to develop your area of interest.

On call has been agreed at 57 days per year.

You will be on call with a junior anaesthetist and though their experience may be limited, call backs are not frequent. The working week consists of four days, each being 10 hours. Three days a week will be allocated as clinical duties with one day per week of nonclinical time to support professional activities.

Your clinical responsibilities will include routine anaesthetic services and participation in the after-hours on-call service, oversight of the obstetric epidural service and development of an acute pain service. There is an opportunity to be involved in the Intensive Care Unit for an appropriately qualified individual.

The Hospital:
This is an innovative and dynamic organisation dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of the community. Committed to providing the highest levels of healthcare and services to a population of over 40,000 people and the Emergency Department see approximately 25,000 patients per year with a rate of admission of 35%.

The hospital is a modern campus built approximately 10 years ago with a full perioperative suite including 4 operating theatres (incorporating endoscopy), day surgery and recently installed complete new digital anaesthetic machines and patient monitors. The maternity unit has approximately 500 births per year. Surgical services include general surgery, orthopaedic (elective) surgery, O&G, urology and ophthalmology. A 7bed combined ICU/HDU/CCU supports complex surgery.

The Location:
The city offers a pleasant country lifestyle with affordable housing, excellent public and private school education and a university. It is just two and a half hours drive from Sydney. The region is conveniently located with effective transport links to Sydney and Canberra

This is a city of contrasts; constantly evolving. Spectacular natural wonders co-exist with a modern cultural landscape. The food scene is innovative and signature events are of an international standard. Come and discover this dynamic and evolving regional city that is full of authentic charm and heart.

Skills & Qualifications required:
1. Medical degree registered with AHPRA
2. FANZCA (or equivalent)
3. Considerable clinical anaesthetic experience

The Benefits:
1. An attractive rate of remuneration
2.Opportunities for education, research, and staff training
3. Assistance with relocation expenses to the successful applicant

How do I Apply:
Please forward your resume to Nicki Wade at [email protected]

For more information about this and other opportunities and a confidential discussion please contact Nicki Wade on 02 6674 5955/ 0401010048