Published: 12/06/2023 - Expires: 03/05/2024 | ID: BH-21287

Consultant Anaesthetist - Melbourne, VIC

  • Salary Type: Salary package up to $447,996.07 with 6 weeks free accommodation!

The Role
This is an exciting opportunity to join an expanding Anaesthetic team as a Consultant Anaesthetist.

How does the prospect of living in a Mediterranean climate that offers a relaxed country lifestyle and working in a responsive regional health service sound?

  • Attractive Remuneration Package
  • Work with a highly skilled, multidisciplinary team in a positive working environment
  • Ready access to Melbourne, Sydney, and Adelaide via direct flights from the regional airport

Working in a collaborative team environment, the Staff Specialist Anaesthetist will provide exceptional anaesthetic services within a multi-disciplinary team of medical officers and nursing staff to patients. The Staff Specialist Anaesthetist will ensure that patient care is centred, safe and timely. Key responsibilities of the role include providing specialist-level anaesthetic services, fostering of relationships with colleagues and other hospital specialists, provide clinical leadership, supervision and teaching of junior medical staff, participate actively in audits, clinical meetings and safety activities. Sub-specialty interests can be facilitated (eg chronic pain, ICU). Opportunities to pursue private practice is also available.

Benefits include:

  • Professional development opportunities and CME allowances
  • Salary packaging
  • Free parking
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Relocation assistance

Salary package up to $447,996.07 with 6 weeks free accommodation!

The Hospital:
172 bed, modern facility, and tertiary teaching hospital. The hospital assists a catchment population of up to 100,000 and provides several Acute Services including Emergency, General Medicine and Surgery, Intensive Care, Mental Health and Paediatrics.
The Hospital has a new state of the art Intensive Care Unit with 8 ICU/HDU beds, it is a Level 1 Teaching Hospital.

The Location:
The region is renowned for its big skies, rich earth and welcoming locals. It is respected for its excellent wines and bountiful local produce that is used in the preparation of great food served at quality restaurants and available at markets, eateries and cellar doors.

A city with breathtaking natural beauty, a Mediterranean climate, and excellent pubs, resorts, golf clubs and historic hotels. All of this is located on the region’s life source – the wide, ceaselessly flowing Murray River.

A modern regional city that stands on the Victorian side of the Murray River, one of the world’s longest navigable rivers, which runs 2700 km from the Snowy Mountains to South Australia.
Swim at a white-sand beach, paddle through wetlands or board an historic paddle boat to travel up the river. It has a rich cultural life including an excellent regional art gallery, great sporting facilities and the climate encourages outdoor leisure pursuits.

Skills & Qualifications required:

  1. Registered with AHPRA as a Specialist
  2. FANZCA (or equivalent)
  3. Relevant Leadership experience
  4. Preferably worked in a regional setting.

How do I Apply:
Please forward your resume to Nicki Wade at
For more information about this and other opportunities and a confidential discussion please contact Nicki Wade on 0401010048

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