Consultant Gastroenterologist

Job Ref: VAC-45090
Speciality : Medicine
Grade: Consultant
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 11 August 2019
  • Northern Territory, Australia Northern Territory AUS
  • Competitive
  • Alexandra Troughton
  • NT Award + generous package
  • +61 (0) 2 8248 2989
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Position: Consultant Gastroenterologist
Location: Northern Territory
Salary: NT Award + generous package
Contract: fixed term for 5 years

The Position:
We are looking for a passionate Gastroenterologist to join the medicine team at this teaching hospital. As a Gastroenterologist in this team you will be providing high quality clinical care to both the local patients and those in the fringe areas of South Australia and Western Australia. Alongside this you will be expected to be involved in leadership and ensuring the wider department provide high quality and safe care to the inpatients, outpatients and outreach services. As this hospital is accredited for Basic Physician Training, you will also be expected to be involved in the teaching of junior medicine doctors.

The Hospital:
This hospital has 183 beds and provides care to one of the most remote regions of Australia. The hospital is affiliated with both Flinders University (in South Australia) and Charles Darwin University (in Darwin). Due to the remoteness of this hospital, many of the admissions are from aboriginal people so knowledge of indigenous health and inequities is important.

The Location:
Situated in the heart of Australia's outback, this location is known for it's stunning landscape and spectacular scenery. It has a population of approximately 25,000 and is the third largest town in the NT. This town is ideal for people looking to explore and enjoy outback Australia at its best. There are frequent flights from here to the majority of major cities throughout Australia.

To be eligible for this role you must have you FRACP in Gastroenterology or have completed your Gastroenterology training in a comparable health country (UK, Ireland, US, NZ or Canada).

To find out more about this role or to request a position description, please call Alex Troughton on 02 8248 2989.

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