Consultant Anaesthetist Outback $354,487-451,677 pa

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    Physician, Anaesthetist

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    $354,487-451,677 pa

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    4 days ago

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    5 years

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  • 5 year Contract, full time

  • Salary: $355,763 - $452,953 p.a with superannuation

  • Excellent CME and career development opportunities


Role Details

A Consultant Anaesthetist role in a 106 bed outback general hospital with clinical, leadership and educational duties. Based in an attractive town with great amenities and nature surrounding it. the hospital is located just 600 km from Perth the state capital. The hospital services Kalgoorlie-Boulder and Esperance, in addition to some very remote towns and Aboriginal communities, with exciting and varied cultural and medical challenges.

The hospital has been  recently revitalised as a  general inpatient facility and is the second largest regional public hospital in WA. It services more than 50,000 residents of Kalgoorlie-Boulder as well as outlying towns, and rural and remote communities in the Goldfields region. Consultation and Liaison services are provided to the Kalgoorlie hospital and other small hospitals in the region.Kalgoorlie is a hub for the Rural Clinical School of Western Australia.

Kalgoorlie has excellent shopping, school and recreational opportunities and is a gateway to explore the outback including the iconic Canning Stock Route, Gunbarrel Highway and John Holland Tracks, as well as Esperance and the southern coastline.


Role Duties

  • Clinical Anaesthesia services 
  • Administrative leadership in combination with other Anaesthetists with responsibility for policy development and review.
  • Provide training, supervision and education for GP Anaesthetists, Senior Medical Practitioners and Doctors in Training.


Essential Requirements

  • eligible for registration as a Medical Practitioner with the Medical Board of Australia (AHPRA).
  • Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists or equivalent specialist qualification accepted for Specialist Registration by the Medical Board of Australia
  • Demonstrated experience in Specialist Anaesthetics at a senior level 
  • Contemporary knowledge of professional issues and trends in Anaesthetics.
  • A demonstrated commitment to effective management of clinical risk and improving quality.
  • High level of communication, interpersonal, negotiation and conflict resolution skills, with the ability to work effectively, lead in a team environment and commitment to continuing education.

Desirable Requirements

  • Significant experience in rural and remote Anaesthetic provision and sound understanding of remote area health service provision would be appropriate for this role.


Employee Benefits:

Salary: $354,487-451,677 pa (inclusive of base salary, 9.5% superannuation and professional development allowance)

In addition to the great salary employees enjoy an amazing range of benefits which may include (in line with operational requirements):

  • Access to generous salary packaging arrangements.
  • Flexible working arrangements.
  • Flexible leave arrangements.
  • Professional Development Opportunities and Study leave/assistance.
  • Other professional and location based allowances


If you are interested in this role, please forward your CV for immediate consideration.

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