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O&G Consultant - Australian FRANZCOG required - Great team, beautiful area and excellent remuneration - Australia

Consultant - Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Ref: 4644 Date Posted: Thursday 26 Oct 2017
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We are seeking an O&G Consultant to be part of a dynamic and collegial health environment within a picturesque setting. Join a friendly team in Mount Gambier & Districts Health Service, Australia.



  • Large regional city with excellent facilities
  • 20 minutes from the beach
  • Regular 1 hour 10 minute flights to both Melbourne and Adelaide
  • Indicative Total Remuneration Package is $292,183 - $540,208
  • Australian FRANZCOG qualification required.


The Role

Mount Gambier & Districts Health Service is the largest hospital in rural South Australia and has been identified in the Government's 'Plan for Country Health' as one of the four general hospitals which will provide treatment for country people closer to home. 

As an experienced Obstetrician & Gynaecologist you will provide clinical expertise to the O&G Department. There is a shared care arrangement with GPs, resident obstetrician and community midwives assist women with care and treatment before, during and after childbirth. The hospital provide a Level 2 Obstetrics and neonatal nursery, a resident paediatrician and two resident obstetrics and gynaecological specialists, a midwifery booking clinic and a domicilliary midwife program.

The hiring team for this opportunity are also open to looking at international candidates.

The indicative Total Remuneration Package is $292,183 - $540,208.


The Facility

The facility delivers services to over 94,000 people and a further 175,000 people annually at country emergency departments.



The South East Region of South Australia offers a range of wonderful experiences, and Mount Gambier is a large regional city which offers a high level of facilities and services for both families and individuals. Visit these websites for more information: and 

Renowned for its mysterious Blue Lake and gorgeous volcanic landscape, Mount Gambier in South Australia is a popular location for families. Nestled on a picturesque hinterland, Mount Gambier offers plentiful of scenic spots and an array of activities for all ages.

Working along the South East Region of South Australia, you will enjoy a quality lifestyle surrounded by an array of attractions such as the renowned Blue Lake.  Located on the slopes of a dormant volcano Mount Gambier services a population of 30,000 and is one of the fastest growing cities in South Australia.

Mount Gambier is located 436kms from Adelaide and 441kms from Melbourne, so each is a short 1h10minute direct flight, or an easy drive from either city. It is an ideal location for families with loads of fun attractions for children of all ages. Enjoy the natural and cultural beauty of the surrounding region, the caves and sinkholes, coastline, rivers, lakes and wineries.

In addition, Mount Gambier also offers a multitude of adventurous outdoor activities such as the cave diving, hiking, walking trails and trekking opportunities.


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