Obstetrician Gynaecologist Staff Specialist
20 hoursorfortnight including oncall 0.26 EFT
Commencing from June 2019 or when mutually agreeable
There are three such positions available and two or three could be combined for a higher fractional appointment
Ballarat Health Services are currently seeking applications for a fractional Staff Specialist Obstetrician Gynaecologist within the Obstetrics and Gynaecology department
Ballarat Health Services is a large regional centre comprising the Base Hospital 221 acute beds , Queen Elizabeth Centre Sub Acute Care 70 beds and Psychiatric Services 67 beds . Ballarat Health Services is a major training site for the University of Melbourne and Deakin Rural Clinical Schools. Senior staff are strongly committed to teaching and the professional development of Interns, HMOs and Registrars.
The OandG department sees approximately 1500 deliveries each year, and has 18 gynaecology and 2 obstetric theatre sessions and each week. There is a mix of RANZCOG accredited registrars and unaccredited registrars. The OandG unit in Ballarat strives to provide excellent and supportive training to registrars and HMOs. There is an excellent and supportive service by the anaesthetic and intensive care units, and visiting subspecialists a gynaecological oncologist and urogynaecologist. The OandG unit has strong ties with the two major medical universities teaching in Ballarat the University of Melbourne and Deakin Rural Clinical School, and there is the opportunity to do research supported by these university contacts.
Ballarat offers a superb regional lifestyle with excellent public and private schools, recreational and sporting facilities, shopping, entertainment and cultural pursuits. Country or city living is available within minutes of the hospital and there is easy access to Melbourne 80 minutes .
All appointments are subject to a satisfactory Police Records Check and Immunisation Clearance.
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Applications must be submitted online.