Published: 12/07/2023 - Expires: 03/06/2024 | ID: BH-21295

Consultant Orthopaedics - Brisbane, QLD

  • Salary Type: Remuneration value up to $461,256 p.a.

The Role:
An exciting opportunity is currently available for an experienced Senior Specialist or Specialist (Orthopaedics) to join the Department of Orthopaedics.

The role of the Specialist (Lower Limb/Foot Ankle interest) is to provide high quality clinical and non-clinical services to benefit the patients/clients of the Hospital and Health Service directly or indirectly. This includes research as well as teaching the health professionals of the future.

Work and live in one of the most beautiful regions of Queensland!!

Remuneration value up to $461,256 p.a.

Including: motor vehicle allowance, professional development allowance, professional development leave 3.6 weeks p.a., professional indemnity cover and private practice arrangements.  Overtime and on-call allowances will be negotiated with the successful applicant upon appointment. Superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%) will be applied additionally to the total remuneration value.

Other benefits include: 

  • Fantastic salary sacrificing benefits.
  • Professional Development Allowance
  • Professional Development Leave
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Lower cost of living

Eligible Applicants who move to Queensland from an interstate or international jurisdiction to take up permanent employment may receive up to $20,000 incentive payments under the Queensland Health Workforce Attraction Scheme

The Hospital:
The Hospital was established in 1900, it has undergone a multimillion-dollar redevelopment to become a modern Hospital that provides high quality care within an environment of continuous improvement. Services available at the Hospital include 5 intensive care beds, coronary care, obstetrics and gynaecology, paediatrics, general, orthopaedic and vascular surgery, 24-hour emergency medicine, renal dialysis unit, a level 2 special-care nursery of neonates and a comprehensive Integrated Mental Health Service.

Allied Health services include physiotherapy, occupational therapy, dietetics, speech therapy, psychology, social work, pharmacy, medical imaging and pathology.

The Location:
The city is located only a few hours away from Queensland’s capital Brisbane and is known at the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef. With direct flight’s daily to Brisbane & Sydney, the region is very accessible, enjoy a mild sub-tropical climate.

Situated at the hub of the Coral Coast, a dreamy stretch of white beaches, national parks and relaxed coastal towns, a picturesque, modern, and progressive city that has a reputation for its friendliness of its locals. The city is home to over 45 000 residents supporting a regional population of over 100 000, combining a mixture of city facilities, services, hospitality, and lifestyle, with a superb location and affordable living. An easy-going lifestyle along and with its subtropical climate makes it a very attractive location any time of year.

Skills/Qualifications
AHPRA – Current specialist registration with AHPRA or Eligible for registration as a Specialist to practice as an Orthopaedic Surgeon.

Highly Desirable

  • Previous experience in Lower Limb/Foot Ankle specialty is highly desirable. Previous work experience within acute hospital environment.
  • Proven ability to work in a collegiate partnership with other clinicians, nursing staff and managers.
  • Ability to provide clinical leadership and to facilitate multidisciplinary teamwork.
  • Proven participation in clinical governance activities including death audits, M&M meetings, clinical incident reporting and investigation.

How to Apply
Please forward your resume and cover letter to Nicki Wade at nickiw@ccjobs.com.au.
Nicki Wade on 0401010048

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