Director of Emergency, St Andrew's Ipswich Private Hospital, QLD

  • Ramsay Health Care
  • St Andrew’s Ipswich Private Hospital, Roderick Street, Ipswich QLD, Australia
Part time

Job Description

Full time or Part-time Considered

In August 2018, St Andrew’s Ipswich Private Hospital opened the first private Emergency Department in the West Moreton region. The Emergency department has gone from strength to strength seeing over 17,000 presentations since opening. We are currently a seeking a dynamic and business-oriented Director of Emergency Medicine to manage and lead the Hospital’s new private 24 hour Emergency Department.

We are seeking an individual with excellent clinical and communication skills, good business acumen and the ability to provide operational and strategic advice to the hospital executive on the growth and direction of the Hospital’s Emergency Department.

 Reporting directly to the Hospital’s Chief Executive Officer, the Director of Emergency will be responsible for the clinical management, rostering, recruitment and performance management of medical staff in the Emergency Department.

The role has leadership, educational, clinical, research and administrative responsibilities across the department and will partake in sector wide initiatives and developments.

To be eligible for this position you must have:

  • Registration with AHPRA as a Specialist Practitioner
  • Fellowship of the Australasian College of Emergency Medicine
  • Access to an unrestricted Medicare Provider Number
  • Experience in a leadership role, providing specialist oversight and supervision, mentoring and teaching to junior medical staff
  • An interest in your own continuing development
  • Be an excellent communicator with good interpersonal skills

Attractive and very competitive salary packages are available, which includes billing incentives, medical indemnity cover, study leave and we will consider flexible employment options for this position (part time or full time; shared with public appointment) but consider a minimum of three shifts per week within the Emergency Department will be required.

About Us:
Owned and operated by Ramsay Health Care, Australia’s largest and most respected private hospital operator, St Andrew’s Ipswich Private Hospital underwent a $64 million development in 2018. The Hospital is a 175 bed acute medical, surgical and obstetric facility, offering comprehensive surgical and diagnostic services. The Emergency Centre is supported by an Intensive Care Unit and 10 operating theatres.

For more information about St Andrew's Ipswich Private Hospital please visit www.standrewsipswich.com.au

 For a confidential discussion, please contact:
Claire Thurwood Chief Executive Officer
St Andrew’s Ipswich Private Hospital
t: 07 3816 9903 or email: [email protected]

(Direct applicants only. No candidates from Recruitment Agencies will be considered)

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