Connecting...

Staff Specialist Anaesthetist

Job details

Location: VIC
Salary: $228.857 - $314,683 plus oncall/callback
Discipline:
Reference: Ad-2885
Posted: 8 days ago

Job description

  • Competitive salary
  • Junior Support
  • Excellent working Culture

 Overview:

  • Participate in the provision of high quality, efficient specialist clinical anaesthetic services to patients of the Hospital, including participation in the on-call anaesthetic roster
  • Participate in the Pre-Admission Anaesthetic clinic
  • Participate as part of an emergency response team to internal and external emergency situations when required
  • Under instruction from the Director of Anaesthetics/ICU:
  • Assist in the management of medical staff in the Department of Anaesthetics and intensive care including rostering, recruitment, succession planning and completion of performance appraisals
  • Provide clinical leadership, teaching and supervision of junior medical staff
  • Establish and participate in regular audits, risk management activities and clinical meetings
  • Promote and maintain appropriate standards to meet the requirements of relevant governing bodies including ANZCA, PMCV, ACHS and AHPRA
  • Assist with the establishment and/or management of accreditation of Anaesthetic Registrars
  • Develop clinical research activities within the confines of the organisational resources
  • Progressively develop and maintain a patient focussed ethos and continually strive for improvement
  • Actively practice appropriate communication and service integration with other hospital departments
  • Collaborate with the Director of Anaesthetics/ICU and other theatre staff to ensure that appropriate policies and protocols are developed and reviewed for use in theatre
  • Show a demonstrated commitment to continuing medical education
  • Balance an emergency workload while continuing to meet the needs of surgeons and elective surgical patients

Selection Criteria:

  • Current registration with the Australian Health Practitioner’s Regulation Agency (AHPRA) (or eligible to register)
  • Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists or equivalent specialist qualifications
  • Extensive experience in the practice of anaesthetics, training and commitment to continuing medical education
  • Willingness to provide anaesthetic services across a range of specialty areas (including but not limited to surgical specialties, adult and child anaesthesia, labour suite, pre-admission clinics, ICU)
  • Evidence of being a skilled communicator including both oral and written when communicating with students, patients, other professionals and the public
  • Evidence of being a collaborator, including the ability to network and operate within a small team

To Apply / Register Interest:

If you are interested in this role and would like more information, please don’t hesitate to contact Daniel Arundel on 02 9641 2411 or darundel@charterhousemedical.com

If this role is not quite suitable for you, please don’t hesitate to get in touch as I have a number of other roles that might be of interest.