Staff Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

Job posted: 14/06/2022
Applications close: 12/07/2022 (Midnight)
9 days remaining

9 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Western Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 45902

Reference: 45902

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

Full-time Specialist (Consultant) Obstetricians

Western Health is now one of the largest providers of maternity services in Australia.

As a result of service expansion we are looking to appoint passionate & enthusiastic full-time obstetricians ad gynaecologist to support the growth and complexity managed within the Western Health network.

  • These fulltime positions would suit clinicians who are able to contribute to our team based care system and support a collaborative model of maternity care in a busy, high complexity, tertiary level maternity service. 

  • The roles involve inpatient and ambulatory obstetrics and gynaecology including gynaecology clinics, antenatal clinics, caesarean section lists, elective and emergency gynaecology operating and on-call cover.

  • We are committed to being the best training centre for Fellowship of The Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologist and expect all consultants to have a keen interest in training and supporting junior medical staff.

  • A specialist interest in high risk obstetrics, and/or ultrasound, and/or maternal fetal medicine would be particularly valued.

  • Western Health is committed to creating a positive workplace where each and every one of us can enjoy being at work and can have effective working relationships with our colleagues.

For more details, please contact A Prof Glyn Teale, Clinical Service Director (glyn.teale@wh.org.au)

About Us

Our workforce of over 11,000 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.

Staff Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

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A/Prof Glyn Teale - 90552400
Dr Elske Posma

Staff Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist