Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

Consultant/Specialist - Queensland, Australia

Ref: 342Thursday 19 January 2023

All year round sunshine, Gladstone, QLD, subtropics up to $467k +77 bed hospital, network of 5 hospitals

Gladstone is a city on Queensland’s coastline. Here, living is easy. The remuneration package and entitlements are excellent - as is the beautiful subtropical climate. 


Your new hospital and service
The hospital in Gladstone is a 70-bed hospital with 282 FTE staff across acute, community and primary care. The hospital provides a range of general and specialist inpatient and outpatient services including Emergency, General Medicine and Surgery, basic Orthopaedic, Clinical Investigation, Obstetrics, Maternity, Gynaecology, High Dependency and Coronary Care, Palliative care, Medical Imaging, Pathology, and Paediatrics. Additional services include Mental Health, Alcohol and other Drugs Service, Oral Health, Physiotherapy, Dietetics, Speech Pathology, and outreach/community-based facilities, as well as a Primary Health Care Centre. 


Your new job
You will deliver first class, expert Obstetrics and Gynaecology services at the Hospital as well as professional support to other facilities in the service, including in outreach services. Further you will help the Executive group in ensuring specialist services provided are of the highest standard and delivered in an efficient and effective manner. You will also participate in the education and supervision of trainees, junior medical staff, medical students, Midwives, Nursing staff and so on.
Clinical governance is also important and your active participation in patient safety initiatives, clinical audits, investigations and the management of adverse clinical incidents and complaints, research, and service planning activities will be critical. 


Your new home 
*Exceptional housing options - beachside, suburban or subtropical hinterland. 
*Enjoy large affordable large acreage to suit horses or hobby farming interests or enjoy a large home with gardens, swimming pools, garages etc. 
*Established private schooling options. 
*Average summer temperatures of 27 degrees celsius. 
*Enjoy swimming in the sea, surfing, snorkelling, boating or trekking and walking in the hinterlands. 
*Yacht club and marina.
*5 cricket clubs & ovals.
*200 sporting clubs. 
*Excellent airport connectivity w. rAustralia.


What you’ll get in return
*Up to $467k package plus on-call and other (depending on years at consultant level).
*up to 25k per annum car allowance paid w. salary.
*21k per annum professional development allowance paid w. salary.

*Employer paid 10.5 % pension allowance (tax free).
*Salary sacrifice arrangements. 
*Medical insurance paid. 
*Relocation allowance.


*2 weeks annual leave.
*Long service leave bonus - 3 months after long service. 
*3.6weeks professional development leave.
*13 public holidays. 


What you need to succeed 
*FRANZCOG or equivalent training gained in either the UK, Ireland, South Africa, USA or Canada. 
*Extensive clinical experience with very good knowledge and skills extending across the range of general obs and gyn.
*Commitment to quality improvement and patient safety. 
*Ability to work well within a multidisciplinary workplace setting and leadership skills within this context.
*Experience in education programs for junior medical staff.



For a friendly, non-obligatory chat and more information and obs and gyn service please call/message Alasdair Spinner on +447414531583 or 

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