NORTHERN SYDNEY LOCAL HEALTH DISTRICT
Royal North Shore Hospital
Fellow in Interventional Radiology
Temporary Full Time (12 months)
Applications are invited from suitably qualified medical practitioners eligible for registration in New South Wales for the above position within the Radiology Department at Royal North Shore Hospital, Northern Sydney Local Health District (NSLHD) and is being from February 2015 for a period of 12 months.
Applicants should have Fellowship of the RANZCR or have passed the DRANZCR Part 2 examination (or equivalent). Applicants expecting to be awarded their Fellowship within 3 months may be considered. If successful, the applicant will not be subsequently eligible to commence their appointment until after the relevant qualifications and requirements are formally completed.
Royal North Shore Hospital is a 450-bed hospital in St Leonards Sydney.
This is the inaugural year of a General Interventional Radiology Fellowship at Royal North Shore Hospital.
Royal North Shore Hospital has a busy interventional radiology unit. The department has two “state of the art” Philips biplane angio suites and an interventional CT.
The workload consists of an increasing volume of interventional oncology (microwave and radiofrequency ablation, TACE, TAC, Sir-spheres, hepatic, renal, vascular access and fistula services.
The successful applicant will provide clinical management, impartial management and consultation service to patients under the care of or consulted to, the interventional radiology unit of Royal North Shore Hospital. The majority of time will be procedural. There will be participation in on-call roster.
Salary and conditions are in accordance with the NSW Staff Specialists (State) Award for Postgraduate Fellow eligible applicants holding FRANZCR or equivalent and with the Public Hospital Medical Officers Award for Advanced Trainee/Provisional Fellow applicants.
For enquiries about the position please contact Dr Tim Harrington, Head of Intervention or Brendan Steinfort, Directory of Training, Radiology Department, Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards Ph: 992 64415.
You may apply for the position in writing or electronically. In either case a completed Senior Medical Practitioner Application Form must be completed, and all the relevant documentation attached as described in the Form. To obtain the Form go to the website by cutting and pasting the following link into your web browser http://internet.nslhd.health.nsw.gov.au/Careers/Documents/NSLHD_Senior _Medical_Practioner-Application_For_Employment.pdf. The documentation MUST be sent to Anne Streeter, Radiology Department, Level 2 ASB Royal North Shore Hospital, Reserve Road, St Leonards NSW 2065 at the time of application.