Position Details
Reference Number 53310
Position Title Consultant Endocrine & General Surgery
Employment Type Temporary Part Time
Location Western Health
Position Summary

The role of the Consultant General Surgeon is to provide high quality clinical care to Western Health patients, to supervise and train Junior Medical Staff and support Western Health strategic priorities.

To be Successful in this Role you

  • Must have Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Surgeons;
  • Must have relevant clinical experience and clinical competence required for level of position
  • Must have experience in the support and supervision of Junior Medical Staff
  • Must hold current Australian medical registration
  • Must have demonstrated ability to practice collaboratively as part of a multi-disciplinary health care team

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.

Selection Criteria
Contact Person Cassandra Cook
Contact Number 0481420888
Alternate Contact Person Elisha Christie
Alternate Contact Number 0434608560
Closing Date 05/03/2024
Position Description PD_Consultant Endocrine & General Surgeon_January 2024.docx
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