Obs and Gynae

Published: 30/05/2024 - Expires: 07/12/2024 | ID: BH-22027

Consultant/Specialist in Obstetrics and Gynaecology (O&G) - Brisbane, QLD

  • Salary Type: Total remuneration value of up to Up to $466,000!!

The Role:
A wonderful opportunity for an experienced and enthusiastic Consultant/Specialist in Obstetrics and Gynaecology (O&G), to join a smaller department and be part of friendly committed team.

Total remuneration value of up to $466,000!!

Interstate and international healthcare workers who move into Queensland (including Brisbane) will receive a $10,000 incentive on commencement.
You will receive another $10,000 after completing a full 12 months of service in Queensland.

With a fantastic lifestyle, range of educational facilities and Queensland’s most affordable real estate, this is an ideal sea-change destination and place to raise a family. As Senior Staff Specialist/Staff Specialist you will assist the Director O&G to lead and manage services at the Hospital, gain exposure to a broad range of conditions and contribute to the development, growth, and success of the department.

Assist with the education and supervision of surgical trainees and other medical staff, medical students, and allied health, interested community groups and nursing staff.

Assist in the day-to-day management of O&G services including active participation in patient safety, clinical audit, research, and service planning activities.

Assist with the education and supervision of surgical trainees and other medical staff, medical students, and allied health, interested community groups and nursing staff.
Assist in the day-to-day management of O&G services including active participation in patient safety, clinical audit, research, and service planning activities.

  • Fantastic weather, great regional centre.
  • 1500 births annually
  • Lots of exposure to gynae operating
  • Well supported unit, good education
  • Opportunities for outreach if desired

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology: The Obstetrics and Gynaecology (O&G) Department offers RANZCOG accredited registrar training as well as experience for Rural Generalists and GP Obstetricians. All trainees are well supported by consultant staff.

The Department provides maternity care services for just under 1,500 deliveries annually, through a mixture of Shared Care, Continuity Midwife teams and multidisciplinary High-Risk Clinics. The Maternity Unit is supported by a level four (32 weeks) special care nursery.

The department also provides level five laparoscopic and major gynaecological surgical services with twelve to fourteen scheduled operating theatre lists per fortnight. There are daily general gynaecology and antenatal clinics, plus uro-gynaecology and colposcopy services, as well as a community-based Indigenous antenatal clinic service. The opportunity also exists for upskilling in obstetric ultrasound.

The Hospital:
This redeveloped hospital is equipped with leading edge technology to assist staff to provide the highest level of care and comfort to our patients. The hospital provides specialist services in obstetrics, gynaecology, paediatrics, orthopaedics, psychiatry, urology and oncology and many other specialty areas.

Location:
Situated close to stunning beaches, perfect for snorkelling, scuba diving and boating and surrounded by the Ranges/Mountains thus creating an impressive backdrop for the vibrant City and coast. The city boasts several high performing Schools, over 80 education facilities including public and private schools (preparatory year followed by year 1 to year 12), special education, distance education, TAFE and University.

The town has a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, this is a city for lifestyle, there are few places in the world where the average person can afford to live in such a beautiful city surrounded by tropical gardens and architecture, travel only five minutes to work, yet have top-class education, sporting and cultural facilities on the doorstep.

The City’s Airport can handle the world’s largest aircraft and is a critical element of the region’s business and tourism industries. It is the twelfth busiest domestic airport in Australia and is well serviced. A region experiencing rapid economic and investment growth following record levels of investment from the resources sector.

Skills/Qualifications:
MBBS or equivalent eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia.
 Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and registrable as a Specialist in Obstetrics and Gynaecology with the Australian Health Practitioner Agency (AHPRA).

Benefits:

  • Choice of country, coastal or city lifestyles in the region.
  • The opportunity also exists for upskilling in obstetric ultrasound.
  • Attraction and Retention Incentive Allowance (Granted Private Practice).
  • Total remuneration value of up to Up to $466,000 comprised of:
  • 12.75% employer superannuation contribution
  • 17.5% leave loading

Additional benefits to this role include:

  • Professional Development Leave 3.6 weeks p.a.
  • Professional Development Allowance ($21,000 p.a.)
  • Motor Vehicle Allowance
  • Over-time and on-call allowances
  • Attraction and Retention Incentive Allowance (Granted Private Practice arrangements)

Other Benefits Include:

  • Generous Salary Sacrificing (conditions apply)
  • Access to paid parental leave (conditions apply)
  • Our Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Corporate membership discounts
  • Access to the Fitness Passport (conditions apply)

How do I Apply?
Please forward your resume and cover letter to Nicki Wade at nickiw@ccjobs.com.au.
For more information about this and other opportunities and a confidential discussion please contact Nicki Wade on 0401010048.

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