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General Surgeon - Visiting Medical Officer Full-time Job

3 months ago   Doctor / Physician   Regional New South Wales   19 views
Job Details

The Location:
This city is located halfway between Brisbane and Sydney approximately 50 km from the coast. The city is a substantial and gracious rural city characterised by wide streets, elegant Victorian buildings, a superb location on the banks of the Clarence River, a sense of solidity and permanence, and a long-standing reputation for civic beauty which is obvious from the 24 parks which adorn the city.

The Facility:
The facility is a level 3/4 base hospital within the Northern New South Wales Local Health District, providing care to over 12,500 patients every year. The hospital undertakes over 3,300 surgical procedures and sees over 24,700 Emergency attendances annually and provides a wide range of accessible healthcare services to the public.

Hospital services include;

  • Alcohol and drug unit
  • Emergency department
  • Intensive care unit
  • Maintenance renal dialysis unit
  • Obstetric service
  • Oncology unit
  • Paediatric service

The Role:
The hospital is seeking a VMO General Surgeon for a full-time permanent position.
You will be providing surgical services in a rural environment and have the potential to work in both the public and private sectors with opportunity to provide outreach services to the wider region. The role involves elective and emergency lists at the public hospital, privately referred outpatient consultancy and participation in the General Surgery on call roster.

The Requirements:
To be suitable for this role you will need to meet one of the following criteria:

  • Hold the FRACS
  • Have completed your full specialist training in a comparable country
  • Have had your specialist training assessed by RACS and have been found to be comparable

For more information please click 'apply now' or call us 07 3210 6332

Company Description
JPS Medical Recruitment is a privately owned Australian Medical Recruitment company specializing in placing medical professionals into both locum and permanent positions across Australia and New Zealand. Our core areas cover hospital based positions, (both public and private), medical imaging facilities and general practices.
The JPS recruitment team is comprised of recruiters from diverse global backgrounds with many decades of combined medical recruitment experience. The tremendous "know how" they bring to JPS has helped the company become an industry leader. Whether you are planning your next move or looking to recruit quality professionals then we are here to help.