Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

Monash Health

Melbourne, VIC

Posted 2/24/2021

Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist


· Join an energetic and supportive multidisciplinary team.
· Provide excellent inpatient and outpatient patient centered care.
· Facilitate education, mentoring and assessment to our junior medical staff and medical students.


About Monash Health


Monash Health is an impressive organisation of seven public hospitals, 21 community health sites, five aged care facilities, university affiliated international research and tertiary education. We provide healthcare for the entire lifespan from pre-birth to palliative care and all stages in between, and we have recently opened the new 230-bed Monash Children's Hospital.

About Monash Doctors
There are more than 900 Junior Medical staff positions at Monash Health in over 200 medical specialties, to help grow your career. We offer unparalleled opportunities in Victoria's largest and most clinically diverse teaching health service.

About Monash Women's


Monash Women's Maternity Service is the largest maternity service in the state of Victoria and provides care to more than 10,000 women each year across three hospitals - Monash Medical Centre, Dandenong Hospital and Casey Hospital as an integrated, seamless service. As expected for such a large volume service, Monash Women's provides maternity care for normal, healthy women and also for women with complex and sub-specialty needs.
Monash Women's also has an extensive general and sub-specialty gynaecology service consisting of inpatient and outpatient services across Moorabbin Hospital, Dandenong Hospital, Casey Hospital and the Cranbourne Centre.

About the Role


Monash Women's is seeking to appoint sessional consultant obstetricians and gynaecologists at Casey Hospital from Feburary 2021 for the following positions:



  • Birthsuite consultants 

  • Caesarean section list consultant 

  • Pregnancy care clinic consultants


Multiple positions are available. The sessions are three Wenesday Birthsuite sessisons per month (weeks one, two and three of the Monash Health cycle, the week commencing 1st February 2021 corresponds to Monash Health week three), one Caesarean section list with some flexibility on either a Monday or Wednesday morning and multiple clinic sessions. The successful applicants will do either pregnancy care clinic sessions, a combination of clinic and Birthsuite sessions, or clinic sessions and a Caesarean section list. There is some flexibility in the combination of sessions. Successful applicants will also participate in the after hours on call roster, covering both Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Sessions involve working with and supervising midwifery and junior medical staff and reports to the Head of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Dandenong and Casey Hospitals. Initial appointments will be for one year.


About you


You will have extensive experience as an obstetrician and gynaecologist and hold FRANZCOG (or equivalent) and undertake the role in a manner that demonstrates commitment to the positive leadership behaviours of Monash Health, to the principles of working together and to Monash Health's Vision, Purpose and Values. Ideally you will have demonstrated abilities in research, clinical governance, leadership and clinical teaching, training and supervision.

What we offer
+ Salary packaging
+ On-site staff parking
+ Discounted banking (BankVic)
+ On-site Gym
+ Access to professional development courses and seminars

What you need
+ AHPRA Medical Registration
+ Victorian Employee Working with Children's Check
+ Primary Medical Degree
+ FRANZCOG (or equivalent)

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.
Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed. These include:
• reference checks;
• a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months;
• a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same);and
• proof of immunisation.
As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview. Please note, applications will be accepted via the Monash Health on-line Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.

To view and apply for this job on the web visit:

https://www.agedcarejobsaustralia.com.au/job/15198544