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Divisional Clinical Director & General Surgeon Permanent VIC

CBD & Inner Suburbs 
Description: Combined role of clinical lead of team of surgical team + General Surgeon, 2-hours from Melbourne, brilliant opp to further develop quality service Highlights: ??? FRACS General Surgeon & Divisional CD combined role ??? Combined role in very well managed regional service ??? Regional referral & trauma centre The Position Reporting to the CMO and the Exec Director of Clinical Operations, you will be leading from the front in this role that combines Clinical Director Surgical Services plus the role of Specialist in general surgery. Opportunities are plentiful for you to further develop a service already well into an improvement phase, including advancing the provision of complex surgery and advanced surgical skills; policy and strategic direction; budgets and other information that will support advice to senior management; and day to day best practice in the delivery of all surgical services. The team comprising six General Surgeons, Orthopaedic Surgeons, O&Gs, a Urologist, a team of Anaesthetists (all of whom reside locally) plus VMO surgeons providing more specialised services. The service is accredited by the RACS for Advanced Surgical Training. The wider team includes the usual component of RMOs and trainees. Participation in the oncall roster, teaching & training, education sessions, team meetings etc are all required. Roles reporting directly to this role include: CD General Surgery, CD Orthopaedics, CD Anaesthetics and the Directors of College Education & Training. You will of course have a strong collegial relationship with the leaders of surgical operations and the NUMs. You will be based at a 280-bed major acute referral hospital including regional trauma service for catchment pop. 200,000. Annual activity levels include approx. 27,000 admissions, 8,000 surgical procedures, 1200 deliveries and 34,000 ED presentations. An academic appointment to the co-located university rural health facility can be included in the appointment for suitable candidates. Remuneration Permanent, salaried positions will reflect your seniority and is based in the VIC award. Support for relocation can be included. Location Only a couple of hours freeway drive to Melbourne, this town is home to 30,000 and the regional commercial, education, health and government key centre. Local industries include dairy, wine, fruit growing, olives and tourism. The town includes a number of excellent private and public schools and good quality housing is affordable whether in town or an acreage for the horses. Essential Criteria ??? FRACS ideal but if you are due to achieve this in the next 6-months and want to get established in a great regional service, let us know ??? Visa sponsorship can be offered ??? Keen to settle in a location that offers good quality of life for the family, excellent private school choices, inexpensive housing all within an easy drive to Melbourne. Employer service Regional health service with a commitment to clinical excellence and setting the standards We have many unadvertised permanent and locum opportunities for doctors. Contact HCA Doctors today to discuss what you are looking for. HCA Doctors is a part of Healthcare Australia (HCA) - the leading healthcare recruiter of Doctors, Allied Health, Nurses and Carers. By working with HCA, you will have access to hundreds of vacancies from every state and territory, Locum and Permanent. Call me on or email your resume to Know a great doctor? Refer a friend and you could earn 8,500 points for a locum doctor or 11,000 points for a permanent doctor! Redeem your points for great rewards! Job Category: Doctors Contract: Full Time
Executive Private
Other Full Time
9 January 2017

Divisional Clinical Director & General Surgeon Permanent VIC

Full Time



Melbourne / CBD & Inner Suburbs

Only People with the right to work in Australia / New Zealand may apply for this position.

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