Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist (As per award)

Job posted: 23/11/2020
Applications close: 31/12/2020 (Midnight)
30 days remaining

30 days remaining

Job Description

Location: South West Region | Warrnambool

Job type: Full time

Organisation: South West Healthcare

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Reference: VG/1497793

Reference: VG/1497793

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: South West Region | Warrnambool

Located on the beautiful Great South Coast, South West Healthcare offers a comprehensive range of medical, surgical and psychiatric services. The organisation serves a catchment in excess of 110,000 and comprises of a total of 282 beds and an extensive range of primary and community services. Warrnambool boasts excellent sporting, education (pre-school to university), social and cultural facilities. The city’s award winning foreshore promenade is a 5.7km path that stretches from the breakwater along the coastline to the Hopkins River mouth.

About the role

South West Healthcare (SWH) is seeking an experienced Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist to provide high quality and cost effective services to the community. The position is predominately clinically focused, along with the clinically related management and support functions associated with the position. These management/support functions are in support of the Clinical Director of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and are focused on quality and risk management activities, professional development and training and supervisor of junior medical staff.

This is a full time temporary position until 31 July 2021 with the option to extend if mutually agreed. 

What you bring

The successful applicant will have a medical degree fully registrable with AHPRA, the qualification of FRANZCOG or other equivalent specialist qualification. You will have a broad experience in the fields of Obstetrics and Gynaecology to enable confident clinical practice in a regional area and a commitment to quality improvement activities related to the practice. Effective communication, conflict management  and team building skills along with experience in training junior medical staff is also essential.

What we offer

You will enjoy benefits such as:

  • Excellent salary packaging options including meals & entertainment, novated leasing and additional superannuation contributions;
  • Internal and external professional development opportunities;
  • A range of internal development opportunities focusing on personal development such as resilience and mentoring workshops and comprehensive leadership programs;
  • Excellent terms and conditions of employment.

Who we are

SWH is the major specialist referral centre for the Barwon South West sub-region, and provides a comprehensive range of acute, sub-acute, specialist, community, mental health and aged services.

With a population of 34,000 and a catchment of 100,000 Warrnambool is the regional centre to Victoria's Great South Coast.

To learn about the vibrant town and region please visit: https://visitwarrnambool.com.au/

How to apply

A position description and further details can be found at our website under Careers.

For specific enquiries regarding the role, please contact Dr Rosy Buchanan (Clinical Director Obstetrics & Gynaecology) rbuchanan@swh.net.au or Jen Dorney (Manager Medical Workforce) on 556 3475 or email Jennifer.dorney@swh.net.au

Employment Terms and Conditions will be in line with theVictorian Public Health Sector Medical Specialists Enterprise Agreement 2018 - 2021 with the appropriate classification in line with experience.

The successful applicant will be required to be eligible for and undergo the following:

  • Police Record Check
  • Employee Working with Children's Check
  • Current Immunisation status  

Applications are to be submitted online via our website only under Careers and need to include: an application letter, full personal particulars, qualifications and experience; together with the names of two (2) referees by Thursday 31 December 2020.

Note: If you experience any difficulties with this website, please email: humanresources@swh.net.au

Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist (As per award)

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

As per award


Dr Rosy Buchanan / Jen Dorney | rbuchanan@swh.net.au / Jennifer.dorney@swh.net.au

Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist (As per award)