Obstetric Medicine Consultant - Leave Cover

Job posted: 15/05/2024
Applications close: 12/06/2024 (Midnight)
14 days remaining

14 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Western Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 54255

Reference: 54255

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s (JKW&C) at Sunshine Hospital, Western Health is one of the fastest growing maternity services in Australia dedicated to delivering excellent health outcomes to women of all ages, identities and cultures, and new born babies. JK W&C has expertise in general and high-risk maternity services and the care of newborn babies and gynaecology.  It is a major teaching hospital with strong affiliations to the Universities of Melbourne and Notre Dame, with research and education integral to its role. This position requires experience in all aspects of Obstetric Medicine across a full range of medical specialities including working collaboratively to manage high-risk pregnancies as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

To be successful within this role you will need to have experience as an Obstetric Medicine Consultant. It is suitable for an FRACP fellow ideally accredited with RACP/SOMANZ Obstetric Medicine certification.
Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an interview which will occur in June.

The Classification and Salary scale will be dependent on experience and you will be appointed and in accordance to the AMA Victoria – Victorian Public Health Sector Medical Specialists Enterprise Agreement 2018.

When you join Western Health you will work as part of a dynamic, innovative, passionate and collaborative multi-disciplinary team.

About Us

Our workforce of over 12,000 employees are driven by our values of ‘Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety’ (CARES). We value our people and provide them the opportunity to grow and develop.  Our teams are friendly and supportive, ensuring we deliver a safe, person-centred and connected patient experience.

Western Health is in a period of rapid growth. Our services comprise of four acute public hospitals: Footscray Hospital, Sunshine Hospital (including Joan Kirner Women's and Children's), Williamstown Hospital and Bacchus Marsh & Melton Hospital. We also operate Sunbury Day Hospital, Hazeldean, Grant Lodge Residential Aged Care, as well as community health centres in Melton, Caroline Springs and Bacchus Marsh and a range of community-based services. We care for a diverse community of more than 1 million people with complex care needs ranging from Neonates to Geriatrics.

Our employees enjoy a wide range of benefits such as:

  • Professional development support
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Salary packaging including novated vehicle leasing
  • Work-life balance

Western Health is an equal opportunity employer committed to attracting and retaining diversity in our workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Western Health is committed to providing a safe environment for the children and young people who are involved in our services, sites and operations. We follow and abide by all legislative requirements to keep children and young people safe.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Police Record Check, an Immunisation status clearance (including evidence of COVID 19 vaccination) and (if applicable) a Working with Children’s Check.

Western Health do not accept unsolicited resumes/applications from Recruitment Agencies.No email applications will be accepted all applications must be online.

Obstetric Medicine Consultant - Leave Cover

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

Not provided


Briony Cutts - 0416965524

Obstetric Medicine Consultant - Leave Cover