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Consultant Gynaecological Oncologist – Work in a specialised tertiary referral hospital while enjoying a fantastic climate in an iconic city - Sydney - Australia

Consultant - Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Ref: 4474 Date Posted: Thursday 07 Sep 2017
  • Fantastic lifestyle in Sydney, voted best city in Australia for quality of life and 10th in the world.
  • Appropriate supervision available for the right IMG candidate.
  • One of only 6 Gynaecological Oncology Services in NSW.

The opportunity and department

The Westmead Department of Gynaecological Oncology provides for the management of malignant and premalignant gynaecological disease and suspicious pelvic masses in addition to planned and emergency management of benign gynaecological and obstetrical conditions where more complex surgery is required.

The service comprises 3.0 FTE Staff Specialists and provides surgical intervention for cancer patients who are predominantly Category A.

The Hospital

Operating since 1978, Westmead Hospital is a specialised tertiary referral hospital for the western Sydney metropolitan area, serving one of the largest growing population areas in NSW. Westmead Hospital is the major teaching hospital of the University of Sydney for medical and dental students and is one of Australia’s largest centres for postgraduate training at specialist level in all fields. Westmead is home to internationally recognised institutes of health research, including the prominent Westmead Institute for Medical Research.

The Location

Sydney is well known as one of the world’s most liveable cities, with plenty of open space, gorgeous beaches, waterways and bushland, and a rich calendar of entertainment, cultural activities and sporting events. It is a truly international and iconic place, voted best city in Australia for quality of life and 10th in the world.

What can Head Medical do for you?

Arranging a position overseas is very exciting, but we appreciate it can also be extremely daunting and time consuming. We’re the UK's specialist in international medical recruitment and we‘ve helped hundreds of doctors relocate since we first started out in 2008 (you can read what people have said about working with us on our testimonials page). We take the responsibility of relocating candidates seriously and we know it’s critically important to balance career opportunities with lifestyle and we’ll talk through yours and your loved ones plans in detail, getting to know you to ensure we provide a seamless service which is second to none and above all right for you.

Once we have secured a job for you, we’ll manage all the Medical Registration and Visa application process, and support you (and your family) with the relocation itself.


If this sounds like the perfect job you can apply using the blue button below. Or if you’d like to find out more about this job or have an informal chat, please get in touch with us:

Eunan O'Brien

Recruitment Consultant

Tel: +44 (0)131 240 5271