Position Details
Reference Number 45550
Position Title Locum Breast and General Surgeon
Employment Type Casual
Location Western Health
Position Summary

The role of the Consultant Breast and 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 be a full member of Breast Surgeons of Australia and New Zealand (formerly BreastSurgANZ)
  • 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 Dr Meron Pitcher
Contact Number (03) 8345 7301
Alternate Contact Person Barbara Borkovic
Alternate Contact Number
Alternate Contact Mobile Number 0481460951
Alternate Contact Email barbara.borkovic@wh.org.au
Closing Date 17/06/2022
Position Description PD_Consultant Breast and General Surgeon _May 2022.docx
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