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Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
SA Health
Job reference: 845947
Location: 5290 - MOUNT GAMBIER
Job status: Ongoing
Eligibility: Open to Everyone

  • Limestone Coast Local Health Network, Mount Gambier and Districts Health Service
  • Total Indicative Remuneration: $359,093 - $487,139 p.a. - Ongoing Full Time - MD2



You will be required to provide clinical services of the highest possible standard to Obstetrics and Gynaecology patients at the Mount Gambier and Districts Health Service. This will be achieved both in terms of individual performance and by clinical leadership and contribution to a multidisciplinary approach to the delivery of patient care. You will provide a professional medical service in accordance with Regional, Hospital and departmental policy manuals and documents, and with the professional standards of the Australasian College for Obstetrics and Gynaecology. As part of your role, you will participate in clinical audit and quality, safety and clinical risk management activities, as well as relevant research and continuous medical education activities. As a Consultant, you will be expected to have an active involvement in teaching Trainee Medical Officers, interns and medical students and, where appropriate, nursing and allied health staff. Mount Gambier, South Australia's second largest city, is located on the gorgeous Limestone Coast, and has all the services and facilities you would expect from metropolitan living along with all the benefits of country living.

You will hold a Bachelor of Medicine; Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) or equivalent, and possess appropriate specialist qualifications to be registrable as Medical Practitioner with Specialist registration with the Medical Board of Australia. This will be supported by proven experience in Obstetrics and Gynaecology patient management. You will bring the ability to work in a multidisciplinary team environment and establish effective local and regional links. Displaying a high degree of professional integrity, you will demonstrate a commitment to teaching and quality assurance activities.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and appropriate immunisation requirements.


  • DHS Working With Children Check (WWCC) 
  • National Police Certificate (NPC) for employment involving unsupervised contact with vulnerable groups required for this position (E.g. aged care employment or work involving vulnerable clients) 

Immunisation Risk for this position is - Category A (direct contact with blood or body substances)

SA Health Services are required to implement the Addressing vaccine preventable disease: Occupational assessment, screening and vaccination policy in the workplace.

The Limestone Coast Local Health Network (LCLHN) is committed to building a flexible, diverse and inclusive culture, planning for and promoting diversity. We welcome and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as well as diverse community groups and ages including, LGBTQI+, people living with a disability and other diversity groups.  The LCLHN recognises the benefits that such an approach brings for our staff and consumers in being an employer of choice.

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For more information about the role please refer to the Job Pack provided below. Job ref: 845947

Application Closing Date

22 September 2024 - 11.55PM


Download File 845947 - Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist.pdf

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Flexibility Statement
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.