20/10/2022

DRANZCOG/CWH or PHO Obstetrics and Gynaecology

$116,316 - $134,861 yearly
  • Townsville University Hospital
  • Townsville University Hospital, Angus Smith Drive, Douglas QLD, Australia
Diploma/Adv Trainee (Accredited)

Job Description

Townsville University Hospital offers has a vacancy for a PHO position for 2023. This post is suitable for prospective trainees as well as anyone wishing to complete the DRANZCOG or CWH.

The Townsville hospital is a tertiary referral hospital with around 2400 births per year, serving a large geographical area from the Torres Strait down to Mackay, and west to Mount Isa. We have a busy Maternal Fetal Medicine training unit and a 2 year AGES advanced laparoscopy fellowship. There is a Urogynaecology service and a 3-weekly Gynaecological Oncology service with visiting specialists from Brisbane.

PHO's and trainees at our facility will enjoy exposure to a wide range of pathologies and opportunities including MFM and high-risk obstetrics, early pregnancy clinics, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women’s health issues, ultrasound training, urogynaecology clinics, urodynamics, perineal clinics, colposcopy training, outpatient hysteroscopy and LLETZ service, laparoscopic and obstetric simulation training and research opportunities. We offer a varied trainee education program and quality improvement activities including clinical audits, clinical incident reviews and perinatal, maternal and gynaecology M&M meetings.

This role would suit applicants planning to pursue a career in O&G in the future, or anyone with an interest in women's health seeking to complete DRANZCOG or CWH while enjoying the lifestyle of a coastal tropical location. Townsville is a vibrant and bustling city, and a major gateway to the Great Barrier Reef, the Wet Tropics and the Queensland outback. With more than 320 days of sunshine each year, World Heritage-listed national parks and Magnetic Island at its doorstep, it has something to offer for all, from the most adventurous souls to young families looking for a great place to raise their children.

 For more information on these positions or how to apply, email your expression of interest accompanied with a curriculum vitae to the email address below, ideally by Friday 4 November 2022 COB.


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