Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

  • South West Healthcare
  • Warrnambool VIC, Australia
Full time Specialist Position

Job Description

About South West Healthcare

Warrnambool is located in South West Victoria a 3 hour drive from Melbourne.  It is a university city with surfing, outdoor sports, great facilities for kids, live theatre, and award winning festivals.  This is a fantastic opportunity to enjoy the great lifestyle and attractions of a major regional city.

For more information see: www.warrnambool.com.au

South West Healthcare (SWH) is the major acute referral site for the South West Region and has a Deakin Clinical School onsite and is the largest employer in the region. 

We are a growing health care facility and have recently received funding for stage 2 redevelopment works which will deliver expanded state of the art theatre facilities and best practice models of care to meet the growing needs of the local community.


We can offer you an outstanding career opportunity as either a Salaried Specialist or Visiting Medical Officer.


About the Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department

The department cares for approx. 750 births each year and provides both antenatal and gynaecological public outpatient clinics, including general gynaecology, urogynaecology, colposcopy and laparoscopic surgery for the south west region.

The department is supported by 4 O & G Specialists, 2 accredited registrars, 2 GP registrars (Diploma and Advanced Diploma candidates) and an HMO. We are a supportive and cohesive team.


What you bring

The successful applicant will have a medical degree fully registrable with AHPRA, the qualification of FRANZCOG or other equivalent specialist qualification. You will have a broad experience in the fields of Obstetrics and Gynaecology to enable confident clinical practice in a regional area and a commitment to quality improvement activities related to the practice. Effective communication, conflict management  and team building skills along with experience in training junior medical staff is also essential.


Contact Info

For a confidential discussion regarding this position please contact Dr Rosy Buchanan, Clinical Director of Obstetrics and Gynaecology via email [email protected] or phone 03 55631666

Applications are to be submitted online via our website Careers and Volunteers page and need to include: an application letter, full personal particulars, qualifications and experience; together with the names of two (2) referees by Sunday 8 August 2021.

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