SMS Gynaecologist

Job posted: 08/06/2022
Applications close: 03/07/2022 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Royal Women's Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 24175

Reference: 24175

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Consultant Gynaecologist – Gynaecology 2/Acute Gynaecology services
Fixed Term Position with view to ongoing 

The Royal Women’s Hospital is Australia’s first and largest specialist hospital dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of newborns and women of all ages. To join the Women’s is to be instrumental in forging progress towards health equity for women from ground-breaking research through to the bedside delivery of multi-disciplinary clinical care.
Creating exceptional experiences is at the heart of everything we do for our patients, their families, and our people across our specialised services within maternity, neonatal and women’s health.

The Gynaecology service provides specialist treatment and care to women requiring gynaecological intervention. The department provides inpatient care to approximately 6,800 women per year, and provides further treatment through a busy outpatients department.

Several vacancies/roles have recently been created which are a mix of fixed term relieving cover and ongoing roles in Gynaecology 2 unit and Acute Gynaecology service.
The successful candidate(s) will be required to attend some or all of the following:
1. Gynaecology 2 outpatient clinics on Thursday morning (days/cycles to be discussed)
2. Acute gynaecology duties during rostered daytime session, (days/roster negotiable to allow for other commitments)
3. Gynaecology Surgical lists which will involve teaching/training of fellows, Junior Medical and Nursing staff (specific lists determined by available operating schedule and operative skill level)
4. Regular rostered and ad hoc teaching of Junior Medical staff and medical students.
5. Participate in active research projects as stipulated by the Unit head.
6. All gynaecologists employed within these general gynaecology positions will be required to participate in the afterhours “on call” roster for Emergency Gynaecology, the hours which will be proportional to the hours they are employed.

About you
To be successful within this role you will need to have:

  • Must hold or be eligible for registration with the Medical Practitioners Board of Australia

  • Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

  • Level 5/6 AGES equivalent laparoscopic skills

Our offering
When you join the Women’s you unite with talented people who share your purpose and unwavering determination to advance health outcomes for all women. You will find a workplace that is collaborative, progressive and passionate about learning and working together in multi-disciplinary teams to ensure you find the exceptional in your everyday.
Our staff benefits program includes salary packaging, on-site car parking and childcare (subject to availability), alongside a range of discounted financial, lifestyle and wellbeing benefits provided by our staff benefit partners. To learn more, please visit: www.thewomens.org.au/careers/why-work-at-the-womens/staff-benefits/

We are proudly Breastfeeding Association accredited. The Women’s is committed to gender equity principles and our people have an awareness of and sensitive approach to violence against women/family violence matters. 
The Women’s is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and social inclusion. We welcome applications from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, including those from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islanders, people with lived experience of disability and people who identify as LGBTI.
It is a policy of the Women's to provide reasonable adjustments for persons with a disability. If you need assistance or adjustments to fully participate in the application or interview process, please contact the hiring manager listed under 'Contact Person'

Ready to make the move?
For more information about the position, please see the Position Description attached and apply online by selecting “apply now” below.

All appointments to the Women’s are subject to a satisfactory clearance of Working with Children Check and Police Check.

COVID-19 Vaccination RequirementPlease be aware that in line with the Health Minister's Covid-19 Mandatory Vaccination Order, all workers at the Women's regardless of role, will be required to be fully vaccinated (3 doses) for COVID-19 or hold an acceptable medical exemption.

Influenza Vaccination Requirement
In line with the Health Services Amendment (Mandatory Vaccination of Healthcare Workers) Act 2020, some health care workers are now required to have their flu vaccination to work in health care. Evidence of vaccination is required.

All applicants will be required to provide acceptable evidence of their vaccination status.

If you would like to receive this information/publication in an accessible format (such as large print or audio) please call our HR Enquiries line on: 03 8345 2080, or email HR.Enquiries@thewomens.org.au 

SMS Gynaecologist

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Kym Truong - (03) 8345 2086 - (03) 8345 2000

SMS Gynaecologist