Visiting Medical Officer/Staff Specialist, Obstetrician and Gynaecologist – Grafton Base Hospital

  • Company:
    Northern NSW Local Health District
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    10 hours ago
  • Category:
    Healthcare

<div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><b>Employment Type</b>:&nbsp; Contingent Worker or Permanent&nbsp;Part Time<br><b>Position Classification</b>:&nbsp; Visiting Medical Officer or Staff Specialist<br><b>Remuneration</b>:&nbsp; As per Visiting Medical Officer Determination or Staff Specialists Award<br><b>Hours Per Week</b>:&nbsp;24<br><b>Requisition ID</b>:&nbsp;REQ185016<br></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> &nbsp;</div><p style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">A Visiting Medical Officer may be eligible for a range of financial benefits on appointment to a regional Hospital. Further information may be found in:</p><p style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><a href="https://www.health.nsw.gov.au/careers/conditions/Awards/feeforservicedetermination.pdf">Public Hospitals (Visiting Medical Officers Fee-For-Service Contracts) Determination</a> and&nbsp;<a href="https://www.health.nsw.gov.au/careers/conditions/Awards/sessionaldetermination.pdf">Public Hospitals (Visiting Medical Officers Sessional Contracts) Determination</a></p><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</div><p style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;">Enquiries about this position from recruitment agencies will not be accepted. Candidates interested in this position must make their own enquiries and submit their own application.</p><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> </div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"><br></p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">This position is being offered as either Visiting medical officer or Staff Specialist depending on applicant preference.</p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">&nbsp;</p> </div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"><i>NNSWLHD embraces the diverse skills and perspectives that our people bring to the workplace. We foster inclusiveness and diversity to help us deliver quality care to our community.</i></p> <div><i>&nbsp;</i></div> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Northern NSW Local Health District is committed to reconciliation and strongly encourages Aboriginal &amp; Torres Strait Islander people to apply for this position. All applications from Aboriginal &amp; Torres Strait Islander people will be viewed most favourably. &nbsp;For help with your application to this role visit <i><a href="http://www.steppingup.health.nsw.gov.au/">Stepping Up</a></i><i>, o</i>ur online recruitment resource for Aboriginal people.</p> <div>&nbsp;</div> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Please note, to apply for this position you must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident, or be able to independently, legally live and work in Australia.&nbsp; For more information please see <a href="http://www.border.gov.au">www.border.gov.au</a></p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">&nbsp;</p> <div><b>Where you’ll be working</b></div> <div><b>&nbsp;</b></div> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"><i>“A healthy community through quality care”</i></p> <div><i>&nbsp;</i></div> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Northern NSW Local Health District is located in north eastern NSW, extending from Grafton in the south, to Tweed Heads on the Queensland border, and west to Tabulam and Urbenville.&nbsp; Northern NSW offers a diverse range of landscapes and lifestyles, from world-heritage listed mountain ranges, to world-renowned surfing breaks, and everything in between.&nbsp; </p> <div>&nbsp;</div> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Our people live in some of Australia’s most vibrant regional centres, with first class infrastructure, unspoilt natural wonders, pristine coastlines, and a thriving arts scene. It’s a fast-growing region with rewarding careers and adventures to be found among the large cities, regional towns and relaxed rural villages.&nbsp; </p> <div>&nbsp;</div> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"><b>Life in the Clarence Valley….&nbsp;</b></p> <div><b>&nbsp;</b></div> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Tired of commuting? Looking for a change of scenery, or a smaller community to raise your family? </p> <div>&nbsp;</div> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">When life speeds up and becomes more complicated we yearn for simple things, like time, a sense of connection, stability, belonging to a community. </p> <div>&nbsp;</div> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Whether you’re looking for a relaxing tree-change, a family destination or an adventure, the Clarence Valley has something to suit every lifestyle.</p> <div><b>&nbsp;</b></div> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">We do it differently up here – you might call us ‘rough around the edges’, but it’s more about being down to earth and everyone loves it that way.&nbsp;</p> <div>&nbsp;</div> <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">If you’re thinking about relocating, maybe we’re just what you need. </p> <div><b>&nbsp;<br><b>What you'll be doing</b><br></b></div></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><br> Provide contemporary comprehensive specialist services for optimal patient outcomes. <br> <br> Provide and support training to clinicians across multiple disciplines to achieve quality education and safe clinical practice. <br></div><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><ol><li>Eligible for full registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency as a Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with Fellowship of the relevant college, and/or overseas trained specialist pathways. </li><li>Demonstrated recent clinical experience in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the role delineation of the service. </li><li>Demonstrated ability to work effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team and provide leadership of a team. </li><li>Demonstrated effective clinical communication through the use of information technology and written, verbal and interpersonal skills. </li><li>Demonstrated commitment to teaching, continuing education, research and quality improvement. </li><li>Availability to participate in an on-call roster and to respond on site within a reasonable time. </li></ol></div><br><br><div style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;"><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> Need more information? <br>&nbsp;&nbsp;1) Click here for the <a href="https://ocxz.cit.health.nsw.gov.au/excluded-apps/XXRecRequisitionPD-context-root/faces/XXRecRequisitionPDPG?xxJobId=REQ185016" target="_blank">Position Description</a> <br>&nbsp;&nbsp;2) Find out more about <a href="https://healthnswgov.referrals.selectminds.com/app-info" target="_blank">applying</a> for this position<br> For role related queries or questions contact Daniel Madden on Daniel.Madden@health.nsw.gov.au<br><br> <b>Applications Close:<b> 21 September 2020&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </b></b></p></div>