Specialist Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

$255,706 - $351,601 yearly
  • GV Health
  • Shepparton VIC, Australia
Full time Specialist Position

Job Description


  • Permanent Full Time 
  • 76 hours per fortnight 
  • Recruitment incentives may be available for appropriately qualified Specialists
  • ANZSCO code 253913 - open to suitably qualified overseas applicants 
  • Salary range $255,706.84 - $351,601.74 as per award 


About GV Health

GV Health is the main healthcare provider in the Goulburn Valley region, servicing a broad catchment area of approximately 120,000 people. We are the largest permanent employer in the region with over 2,600 employees spread across our five main sites.  

To meet the evolving healthcare needs of our community we have completed Phase 1 of our redevelopment project which includes a five-storey Inpatient Unit building, expanded theatre capacity, new Critical Care Unit, a state of-the-art Dialysis Unit and an extension of the current Emergency Department.

Click HERE to find out more information about GV Health and our services. 


Our Region

Great things happen here! Follow the link to find out what its like to live, work and play in our wonderful region: Greater Shepparton: Great Things Happen Here


Community Connector Program: We offer 1:1 relocation consultant support for new employees to assist with finding housing, childcare/education (if applicable), partner employment (if applicable), social groups & integration into our community to assist in the transition to Shepparton, regional Victoria. Click the link for more information: Community Connector Program


About the role and our service

GV Health is an evolving healthcare provider offering obstetric, gynaecology and fertility services with a commitment to making women the number one priority. We have a multicultural team of specialists, midwives, health professionals and support staff with a common mission: to deliver high-level, personalised care to empower and support women on their health journey for life. We are a family focused service.

Within our organisation, we prioritise the importance of our staff, foster collaboration and offer support for education, growth and professional development. We are currently seeking a Staff Specialist Obstetrician & Gynaecologist to become part of our vibrant and inclusive team with a focus on work/life balance and making a significant impact on regional women’s health.

As a Consultant at GV Health you will be provided with the essential support needed to help you excel as a key leader within our team:


What to expect when we’re expecting

  • Varied and interesting work schedule
  • Encouragement to take holidays and education leave
  • Varied Obstetric complexity
  • Attractive on call roster with on call retainer and paid call backs


A culture of care

  • A supportive team of doctors, midwife, and admin staff
  • A positive workplace environment dedicated to continuous improvement
  • Additional practice activities such as: education, team lunches and dinners
  • A commitment to provide the best in terms of clinical excellence
  • A focus on positive communication and problem solving


Support and Professional Development

  • Mentorship with a focus on developing surgical and obstetric skill
  • Training and support in public fertility
  • Fortnightly consultant education meeting with lunch provided
  • Time-off for attendance at conferences and training courses
  • Ability to pursue special areas of interest with support
  • Encouragement to teach juniors staff


What we’re looking for

  • Relevant specialist qualification such as Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists or equivalent is essential
  • Have specialist medical registration with the Medical Board of Australia under the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency
  • Be eligible for registration for Medicare provider number
  • You have a compassionate, patient-focused approach to women’s healthcare
  • Have a positive and team orientated work ethic
  • Have exceptional communication skills


Our offer to you

  • FREE Community Connector Program to personally welcome and connect you to our wonderful community
  • Generous, subsidised staff parking and discounted leisure memberships
  • Flexible work practices and options to purchase additional leave to support work/life balance
  • Paid parental leave
  • Professional development and study leave to help reach your learning and career goals
  • A confidential employee assistance program (EAP) for you and your loved ones
  • Social club membership offering a range of events, functions and local community discount
  • Our CREATE Outstanding monthly, bi-monthly and annual reward and recognition programme


Three (3) COVID-19 vaccination doses are a mandatory requirement for this role and seasonal Influenza vaccination (where mandated). 

All appointments are made subject to satisfactory police check and Victorian ‘Employee’ Working with Children’s Check. Completion of a Commonwealth of Australia Statutory Declaration is required prior to commencement. GV Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

Recruitment agencies should note that GV Health does not accept agency resumes. GV Health is not responsible for any fees related to any unsolicited resumes submitted by Recruitment Agencies.

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