Excellent salary package with incentives
Relocation and accommodation assistance
Dynamic team environment
This is an exciting opportunity to join an innovative and dynamic organisation dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of the community, who are committed to providing the highest levels of healthcare and services.
As a Consultant in Palliative Care Medicine you will be responsible for providing the highest possible standard of specialist palliative care medical services, consultancy and advice to clients and families.
You will also be involved in the provision of teaching in palliative care for undergraduate and postgraduate students, general practitioners and primary and specialist health professionals.
Working collaboratively with primary health service providers and specialist health service providers across the range of settings you will actively facilitate effective continuity of care.
You will also pursue improved outcomes for clients in need of palliative care by participating in postgraduate teaching, clinical audits and evaluation.
The hospital is a 300-bed public hospital that treats over 24,000 inpatients and over 225,000 outpatients every year.
There is a strong emphasis on medical education and due to its accredited teaching hospital status, the hospital also enjoys close links with both the University of Tasmania, as well as the School of Nursing, which is also based here.
This city is a vibrant, diverse and dynamic place to live. You can enjoy a relaxed lifestyle outside of work and explore the rugged countryside of Tasmania that is on your doorstep.
It is a great place to raise a family with excellent education options, affordable real estate and plenty of activities to keep the whole family entertained. You will find it has an interesting arts scene as well as many fine dining experiences to suit even the biggest foodies.
Tasmania is a real treasure and this opportunity combines both professional and personal satisfaction!
You will hold of Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP)/Fellowship of the Australasian Chapter of Palliative Medicine (FAChPM) or equivalent, or be close to completing your specialist qualifications, and will be eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia.