Director of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Consultant/Specialist - Queensland, Australia

Ref: 304Friday 28 October 2022

Wide Bay health service, beautiful laid back coastal communities,build and lead a first class team

*Beautiful community, based along the coastline or the lush hinterland.

*Salary package up to $490k + on-call allowances etc. 

*Get rewarded for your experience and dedication with a first class work/life balance. 


The Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service is seeking a Director of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Bundaberg Hospital, to build and lead a first class team which will deliver excellent clinical care, foster a rich training and learning environment whilst developing the strategic academic vision. You will ensure a culture of safety and quality is paramount and that the department is a great place to work. Further, you will work with the nursing director and other senior colleagues to ensure an effective service. 

Community highlights

*Rich housing options include beach side, large acreages, farms, large villas etc.

*Lifestyle centred on all-year round warm, subtropical, relaxed, coastal living.

*Great infrastructure and amenities, including private schools. 


Opportunity highlights include but are not limited to

*Build and lead a high performing team.

*Provide clinical leadership in the strategic planning, development and delivery of Obstetrics and Gynaecology services.

*Provide overall Clinical Directorship including the development of protocols and models of care; monitoring and reporting on relevant benchmarks

*Manage delivery of patient care in the department. 

*Liaise and collaborate with other members of the multidisciplinary team.

*Actively participate in clinical networks and contribute to relevant leadership meetings, quality-related committees and other relevant forums.

*Provide expert Obstetrics and Gynaecology services for the patients at Bundaberg Hospital and participate in after-hours on call and weekend roster.


Selection criteria

*FRANZCOG preferred or SIMGs assessed as SC already or SIMGs with equivalent training gained in Ireland or UK, USA, Canada, NZ or South Africa. 

*Proof of vaccination in Hep B, MMR, varicella (chicken pox) and pertussis (whooping cough), covid. 

*Demonstrated ability to provide strategic and clinical leadership to the Obstetrics and Gynaecology team.

*Demonstrated ability to competently work as an expert consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology .

*Demonstrated expert clinical knowledge.

*Demonstrated sound clinical judgement and decision-making skills .

*A commitment to continuing professional education and development.

*A willingness to teach others, including interns, junior medical officers and undergraduate medical students.

*Experience in working as part of a multidisciplinary team.

*High level verbal and written communication skills and the ability to work and liaise with junior and senior medical staff, and other health professionals.

*Proven ability to practice in a cross-cultural environment


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