Clinical Director Obstetrics & Gynaecology Services

  • Bass Coast Health
  • Wonthaggi VIC, Australia
Part time Specialist Position

Job Description

Bass Coast Health (BCH) seeks applications from suitably qualified and experienced specialists for the role of Clinical Director of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Services (CDOGS) to work with and guide its multi-disciplinary team of staff.  The initial EFT is (0.4), two days per week, with potential for growth in hours and responsibility over time. The role is responsible for the professional and clinical leadership and development of the Women Health Services at Bass Coast Health.   

 Applicants will have demonstrated clinical leadership experience within public health service, with experience in a rural and/or regional health service being advantageous.

The position is ideally suited to a specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist planning to wind down their practice and looking for a part-time position.

 This position will work closely with BCH Executive to provide:

  • high quality, person centred care
  • leadership and clinical governance oversight
  • clinical obstetrics and gynaecology services
  • oversight of VMO GP Obstetricians

 The successful applicant will have:

  • Registration with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA), as a Specialist Medical Practitioner
  • Fellowship of Royal Australia and New Zealand College of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Demonstrated high level consultative and collaborative leadership skills
  • Sound understanding of clinical risk management, maintenance of clinical standards and application of clinical governance processes


Wonthaggi is situated 120kms south east of Melbourne and is close to beaches, tourist attractions and offers various leisure activities.

The ideal applicant would be available to start as soon as possible.  Co-Director enquiries would also be considered.


For more information and a position description, please contact:

Bruce Waxman                                                          Renee Kelsall

Chief Medical Officer                                                Chief Medical Officer

Tel: 0412 388126                                                       Tel: 0409 529 961

[email protected]              [email protected]


Applications, including a cover letter and current Curriculum Vitae including two professional referees should be addressed to:

Bruce Waxman, Chief Medical Officer, by post to PO Box 120, Wonthaggi  VIC 3995 or email as above.


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