02/05/2024

FELLOW IN Gynaecological oncology (UNACCREDITED) LIFEHOUSE HOSPITAL 2025

$140,000 - $150,000 yearly
  • Lifehouse Hospital
  • Chris O’Brien Lifehouse, Missenden Road, Camperdown NSW, Australia
Full time Yr 5 (Advanced) FRANZCOG Trainee Positions Yr 6 (Advanced) FRANZCOG Trainee Positions

Job Description

Chris O’Brien Lifehouse / RPA and Prince of Wales Private Hospital

 

Statement of Duties

 

Position:                                             Fellow Gynaecological Oncology/Peritonectomy Surgery

Hours:                                                 Full Time

Responsible to:                                 A/Prof Rhonda Farrell, Gynaecological Oncologist

PLEASE EMAIL ALL APPLICATIONS WITH COVER LETTER AND UP TO DATE CV TO rhondafarrell@mac.com

 

Apply by 30th May 2024

 

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This position combines gynaecological oncology (unaccredited position) with peritonectomy surgery as a joint RANZCOG accredited advanced STP training position for a pre-FRANZCOG (year 5-6) trainee.  If you are intending to apply for CGO training, this is a perfect pre-selection year.

Selection Criteria

  1. Pursuing a future career in gynaecological oncology or gaining advanced surgical skills (open/laparoscopic) for complex gynaecology
  2. NSW Medical Board Registration or eligible for registration
  3. Pre-FRANZCOG certification (year 5-6)
  4. Previous clinical and research experience, preferably with gynaecological cancer patients
  5. Previous knowledge and skills in complex gynaecological procedures/ gynae oncology including the ability to perform more complex gynaecological cancer surgery under supervision
  6. Good verbal and written communication skills
  7. Good organisational skills
  8. Ability to work in a multidisciplinary team 
  9. Focused on providing patient-centred wholistic evidence-based care
  10. Ability to mentor and teach more junior members of the team
  11. Commitment to patient safety and completion of mandatory training

Description of position:

In addition to involvement in surgical procedures for gynaecological cancer patients as primary or assistant surgeon under direct supervision, 1-2 days per week, this position involves

  1. Be responsible for the day to day medical and surgical care of patients in gynaecological oncology, and under supervision for peritonectomy patients in collaboration with the RPA advanced gastrointestinal surgery team. 
  2. Participate in the teaching of registrars, residents and medical students
  3. Initiate and completing a  research project involving gynaecological cancer 
  4. Be involved in the continuing development of the hospital as a tertiary referral centre
  5. Some time working in private practice clinic ( up to one day per week)
  6. Surgical assisting at Prince of Wales Private Hospital every second Saturday, at fee-for service assistant renumeration rates, is part of salary

 

 

 


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