Staff Specialist in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Tamworth Hospital

  • Hunter New England Local Health District
  • Tamworth Hospital, Dean Street, North Tamworth NSW, Australia
Full time Specialist Position

Job Description

The time is right for you to live and work in Tamworth, one of Australia’s most inviting and prosperous regional cities surrounded by beautiful scenic mountains and outdoor adventure options. Tamworth offers a contemporary effortless lifestyle, and ease of access with multiple dai-ly flights to Sydney and Brisbane. Tamworth is a leader in employment opportunities and education, with affordable housing and a great mix of lifestyle options. If sport is your thing - there are top-class sporting and recreational facilities including 2 golf clubs, a state-of-the-art Indoor Sports Centre and a variety of recreational and sporting clubs.

What this position offers you?

You will be joining a team of highly experienced and dedicated Obstetricians and Gynaecologists working in a close-knit department which encourages collaboration and collegiate relationships across the multi-disciplinary team. This is a permanent full time opportunity (1.0FTE).

You will be seeking an opportunity to provide generalist obstetric and gynaecology services in a rural environment. The role includes inpatient and emergency consultations, outpatient gynaecology and antenatal clinics, emergency theatre lists, as well as equitable participation on the acute on-call roster. You must be able to work independently.

Tamworth Hospital has a $260 million acute services redevelopment; equipped with 348 treatment spaces; Level 4 Obstetric Unit with 1000 births per year; Level 3 nursery that provides step-down care from the NICU at John Hunter Children’s Hospital; an 8 theatre operating com-plex (5 in current operation) and outpatient clinic centre.


Enquiries to:

Cheryl Hayes – Senior Medical Recruitment Officer— Ph. (02) 67637416 [email protected]

Dr Kenneth Apen—Senior Staff Specialist, Tamworth Hospital— Ph:02 67677799 [email protected]

To apply: https://iworkfor.nsw.gov.au/jobs/req178525/all-agencies/all-organisations--entities/all-categories/all-locations/all-worktypes?keyword=REQ178525

Application Close Date: 21 August 2020

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