Employment Type: Temporary Part Time until 04/04/2022 – 0.7FTE
Location: Campbelltown Hospital
Position Classification: Staff Specialist
Requisition ID: REQ210641
Application Close Date: 02/03/2021

Become part of a committed team, always striving to deliver excellence in the health/public sector

About The Opportunity
Campbelltown Hospital is recruiting for a Staff Specialist to complement and enhance the current General Surgery department.

Life at South Western Sydney Local Health District is rewarding, progressive and diverse and is always focused on achieving our Vision of Leading Care, Healthier Communities.

Where You’ll Be Working
At South Western Sydney Local Health District we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, where we don’t just accept differences but we honour and support it. Committed to providing a working environment that thrives and values diversity, we encourage people of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander background and people with a disability to apply.

Transforming Your Experience (TYE) is SWSLHDs key strategy to always positively transform your, our patients, our consumers, our staffs and our communities experiences across our organisation and services. Our vision is that our care is always safe, high quality and personalised and all our staff are supported and empowered to achieve their full potential. SWSLHD upholds the CORE Values – Collaboration, Openness, Respect and Empowerment.

Salary Packaging
South Western Sydney Local Health District employees are able to enjoy the benefits of salary packing. Visit Maxxia for more details.

Workplace Giving Program
South Western Sydney Local Health District employees also have the opportunity to make a difference to help those less fortunate. Visit the Workplace Giving Program for more information.

What you’ll be doing
Provide clinical management and treatment of patients in a SWSLHD facility under your care. This care will be provided within the clinical privileges granted by the CE on the advice of the SWSLHD Medical and Dental Appointments Advisory Committee.

How to Apply
To be considered for this position, please ensure you address the selection criteria as thoroughly as possible.
Current medical practitioner, registered, or eligible for registration, with the Medical Board of Australia and Fellow of the RACS and/or other specialist recognition as provided under the Staff Specialists (State) Award.
Demonstrated current clinical practice of a high standard and ability to adapt clinical practice in accordance with contemporary evidence based best practice
Demonstrated commitment to quality improvement, patient safety and risk management
Demonstrated participation in teaching and training at undergraduate and/or post graduate level, including supervision of junior medical staff
Demonstrated commitment to continuing self-education and development, including evidence of participation in continuing medical education/ continuing professional development
Demonstrated ability to comply with the service objectives of a public health organisation, including the provision of services to the local community, effective utilisation of resources, and preparedness to participate in the provision of health services at an LHD level
Preparedness to participate in a hospital, service or LHD on-call roster
Evidence of ability to work cooperatively with other staff and practitioners and in a multidisciplinary health care team

Need more information?

2) Find out more about applying for this position
For role related queries or questions contact Prof Neil Merrett on 02 4634 4026 or via email on Neil.Merrett@health.nsw.gov.au

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