Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist (As per award)

Job posted: 12/07/2021
Applications close: 08/08/2021 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 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/1549771

Reference: VG/1549771

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 South West Healthcare

Warrnambool is located in South West Victoria a 3 hour drive from Melbourne.  It is a university city with surfing, outdoor sports, great facilities for kids, live theatre, and award winning festivals.  This is a fantastic opportunity to enjoy the great lifestyle and attractions of a major regional city.

For more information see: www.warrnambool.com.au

South West Healthcare (SWH) is the major acute referral site for the South West Region and has a Deakin Clinical School onsite and is the largest employer in the region. 

We are a growing health care facility and have recently received funding for stage 2 redevelopment works which will deliver expanded state of the art theatre facilities and best practice models of care to meet the growing needs of the local community.

We can offer you an outstanding career opportunity as either a Salaried Specialist or Visiting Medical Officer.

About the Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department

The department cares for approx. 750 births each year and provides both antenatal and gynaecological public outpatient clinics, including general gynaecology, urogynaecology, colposcopy and laparoscopic surgery for the south west region.

The department is supported by 4 O & G Specialists, 2 accredited registrars, 2 GP registrars (Diploma and Advanced Diploma candidates) and an HMO. We are a supportive and cohesive team.

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.

Contact Info

For a confidential discussion regarding this position please contact Dr Rosy Buchanan, Clinical Director of Obstetrics and Gynaecology via email rbuchanan@swh.net.au or phone 03 55631666

Applications are to be submitted online via our website Careers and Volunteers page and need to include: an application letter, full personal particulars, qualifications and experience; together with the names of two (2) referees by Sunday 8 August 2021.

Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist (As per award)

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

As per award


Rosy Buchanan | (03) 5563 1666 or rbuchanan@swh.net.au

Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist (As per award)