*NEW* Imaging Cardiologist – Launceston, TAS

Position Title: Imaging Cardiologist

Location: Charles Clinic Heart Care, Launceston, Northern Tasmania

Position Summary

Charles Clinic Heart Care is one of Australia’s fastest growing cardiology practices. This high-quality service currently employs 4 full-time and 11 visiting cardiologists.  Our staff includes 5 cardiac sonographers (QUT trained) and 2 trainees. We provide high quality clinical services utilising innovative, highly integrated, state of the art equipment. We have access to a new coronary angiography lab, 320 slice CT scanner and MRI.  We have an extensive, nationally recognised, regional outreach service. Our modern, purpose-built rooms in the North and North West of the state provide a professional harmonious and supportive working environment, with facilities for telemedicine and leading practice software integration and data management.

The successful applicant will join a passionate and dynamic team who are committed to improving the cardiac health outcomes of the Tasmanian community.

We are seeking an imaging cardiologist. Completion of a fellowship in echocardiography or multi-imaging specialty is essential.  Expertise in transthoracic echo is essential and skills in stress echo, contrast and 3D echo, paediatric echo, congenital echo or other imaging modalities would be highly valued. Applicants must be eligible for a Medicare provider number. High level interpersonal and communication skills and a track record of working harmoniously and collaboratively in a team environment are essential prerequisites for this role.

An attractive remuneration package is available for this position, based on the successful applicant’s skills and expertise.

Launceston offers an outstanding lifestyle opportunity. It is Tasmania’s second major city and possesses a vibrant arts, food and wine culture, with stunning wilderness and beaches close by.  Launceston has excellent private schooling with minimal commuting time and offers a wonderful lifestyle for families. Click here for a taste of what Tasmania has to offer.

If you would like to enquire about joining our team at Charles Clinic Heart Care, please email a covering letter and CV to:   Alistair.sherman@charlesheart.care or phone our principal cardiologist, Dr Geoffrey Evans on 0488771119. 

You may also like to visit our website:  www.charlesheart.care

*NEW* Interventional Cardiology Fellowship, WA

Position title: 1 x Fellowship available for 2020

Fellowship status: 12 months full-time position

Location: Royal Perth Hospital (RPH), WA

About the role

This one year full-time funded fellowship is offered to interested applicants seeking to gain further experience in the sub-specialty of interventional cardiology. The successful applicant is expected to achieve high volume, first operator experience in acute and elective coronary intervention.

Essential criteria

  • Eligible for appropriate registration with Medical Board of Australia.
  • FRACP (or overseas equivalent level of training).
  • Demonstrated technical and professional competence as a cardiology trainee / fellow, with a developed interest in the subspecialty practice of interventional cardiology.
  • Demonstrated participation in, and commitment to Quality Assurance activities relevant to interventional cardiology practice.
  • Able to operate independently at a high level in the coronary catheter laboratory.
  • Demonstrate evidence of proficient non-technical skills, with the ability to integrate and contribute to high performance teams.
  • Outstanding references from previous consultant interventional supervisors.

Desirable criteria

  • Higher research degree.
  • Publication / presentation of previous research / audit at international scientific meetings.
  • Previous attendance at international interventional meetings and training courses.
  • Significant prior experience in coronary intervention.

Full details can be found here.

Closing date: Sunday, 23 June 2019

Please contact Dr Richard Alcock for further information.
E: Richard.Alcock@health.wa.gov.au

Please submit applications to Dr Richard Alcock, including: cover letter addressing essential criteria; curriculum vitae; and two referee reports (using RPH template).

*NEW* Cardiologist – Sunshine Coast, QLD

Position Title: Specialist Cardiologist

Employment Status: Permanent full-time position

Location: Sunshine Coast Heart Specialists (SCHS), QLD

Position Summary

Sunshine Coast Heart Specialists (SCHS) are looking for Specialist Cardiologist to join their busy and thriving practice on a permanent full-time basis.

SCHS is based at the Sunshine Coast University Private Hospital (SCUPH) in Birtinya, where there is on-site Cardiac Surgery and CCU/ICU support, and is co-located with the new SCUH public hospital.

SCHS also operates Clinics across the Sunshine Coast in Buderim, Noosa and Gympie.

We are seeking experienced Cardiologist who specialise in Cardiac Imaging, General Cardiology and Cardiac Electrophysiology & Pacing.

We also offer opportunity for further experience in CTCA and imaging guidance of structural heart interventional procedures.

About Us

Established in 2013, SCHS brings together the Sunshine Coast’s leading Heart Specialists. We are the only comprehensive Specialist Cardiology Practice on the Sunshine Coast.  Each of our Cardiologists is a recognised expert and leader in their respective Cardiology sub-specialities.

Our goal is to provide compassionate, patient orientated, world-class care using state-of-the-art cardiac investigation and treatment modalities.

Qualifications

Applicants must be registered as a Medical Practitioner with the AHPRA and must hold FRACP including advanced training and specialist recognition as a cardiologist.

Please forward your expression of Interest and CV to recruitment@scheart.com.au.

*NEW* 2020 Fellowship positions, VIC

Position Title: 2 x Fellowship positions available for 2020

Fellowship status: 12 months

Location: Austin Health, VIC

About the Role

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across three campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. The Cardiology Department is responsible for the provision of an extensive range of cardiac services to inpatients and outpatients including general cardiology, echocardiography, cardiac catheterisation and interventional procedures and non-invasive diagnostic procedures.

There are 2 Fellowship positions available for 2020:-

1 x One Year Non Invasive Cardiac Imaging Fellowships 

  • Applicants must have completed core training in Cardiology.
  • Training  will include performing and reporting laboratory procedures including TTE, TSE, TOE, cardiac MRI & CT, attending outpatient clinics, undertaking echo research and involvement in general cardiology duties.

1 x One Year Electrophysiology Fellowship

  • Duties include supervised performance of electrophysiology procedures and device implantation, attending an Arrhythmia Outpatient Clinic & involvement in research activities.
  • Clinical interests include ablation of atrial fibrillation and a research focus on optimization of cardiac resynchronization devices. 

Applications close on Friday 21st June and must be submitted online via www.austindoctors.org.au

For queries please contact: Cathy Scholes (PA to A/Prof Omar Farouque, Dir of Cardiology) on 03 9496 3034 or email: cathy.scholes@austin.org.au.

2020 Interventional Cardiology Fellowship, VIC

Position Title: 2020 Interventional Cardiology Fellowship (The Yean L. Lim Interventional Cardiology Fellowship) 

Fellowship status: Full-time position for 12 months

Location: Western Health, Melbourne, VIC

About the Role

Applications are sought for the Y.L Lim Training Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology at Western Health. The position commences on 3 February 2020 and will continue until 31 January 2021

Western Health Cardiology has a major focus on teaching, training and research affiliated with the University of Melbourne.  Registrars and Fellows are expected to be actively engaged in research projects and teaching.  The department is involved in a number of international multicentre randomised trials as well as independent investigator initiated research projects.

The Western Health Cardiology Unit is serviced by over 20 VMO Cardiologists, 2 Fellows, 4 Registrars and 4 HMOs.  The Registrars comprise of 4 Accredited Cardiology Advanced Trainees.

The Fellowship was established in recognition of the significant contribution made by Professor Yean L. Lim AM to the development of Interventional Cardiology in Australia and particularly Melbourne’s metropolitan west.

The position offered is a full time Fellowship for 12 month duration dedicated to procedural interventional cardiology training and research in the field of interventional cardiology.  Trainees will be involved in complex cases including chronic total occlusions, bifurcation lesions and multi-vessel intervention.

Full details can be found here.

How to Apply

All applicants must include a letter of recommendation (attach under Clinical Placement Report 1) regarding their suitability for interventional cardiology training from their current Director of Cath Lab or equivalent.

All applicants must ensure you attach your cover letter and CV at the time of submitting your online application – link here.

Please ensure that the Referee Assessment Form (attached) is downloaded and forwarded to three (3) Referees for completion. The completed form is to be returned via email to wh-mwu.enquiries@wh.org.au as close as possible to the nominated closing date as this is a very important step in the shortlisting process.

Closing date: 01/06/2019

Senior Clinical Measurements Scientist – Townsville, QLD

Position Title: Senior Clinical Measurements Scientist – Cardiac (Echocardiography / Physiologist)

Employment Status: Permanent full-time position

Location: Townsville Hospital and Health Service, QLD

Position Summary

We are seeking a senior clinician with demonstrated:

  • ability to provide Adult Echocardiography services of a complex nature
  • experience with stress echocardiography, contrast, bubble, strain, and 3D studies
  • application of independent professional judgement handling a complex caseload

Remuneration package value of up to $131,165 p.a. comprising salary range of $106,833 to $114,960p.a. (HP4), recreational leave loading (17.5%), and employer contribution to superannuation (12.75%). Professional development assistance and salary sacrificing options may be available.

Requirements

  • The successful applicant must hold at least a relevant tertiary degree (or equivalent) qualification with a strong component of human anatomy and physiology, from a recognised tertiary institution.
  • While not mandatory Accredited Medical Sonographer or Student in Cardiac Sonography status would be well regarded.

Further details can be found here.

Enquiries to: Marsha Abbott 07 4433 3595

Applications closes: Monday 27 May 2019

To apply: https://smartjobs.qld.gov.au/jobs/QLD-TV309834

Cardiologist – Dandenong, VIC

Expressions of interest are invited from a general cardiologist looking to join an established cardiology practice in private rooms in Dandenong, Melbourne, Victoria. There would be scope to do private consulting with reporting of echo’s or stress tests dependent on interest.

The practice is in a prime location in Dandenong’s Medical hub and has an excellent and well established referral base and also provides an echo and stress echo service, treadmill testing, Holter and BP monitoring. 

Can do as much or as little work as wanted, with the added luxury of either taking care of your own administration or utilising the well versed administration residing at the rooms for a small added fee. Flexible start date and on site parking.

Please direct enquires to Nickola Norman, Practice Manager at manager@dandycardio.com.au.

Senior Staff Specialist and Professor – QLD

Position Title: Senior Staff and Professor in Cardiology

Location: Metro North Hospital and Health Service, QLD

Position Summary

  • Cardiology outpatient and inpatient care, including general cardiology, cardiology diagnostic and coronary interventional procedures.
  • After hours on-call as rostered.
  • Participate in the planning, delivery, and evaluation of educational programs in the field
  • of Medicine for postgraduate and undergraduate students in Medicine, Nursing and other health professions, as appropriate for a University teaching hospital. This includes the provision of appropriate training for specialist registration by the professional Colleges.
  • Supervision of Registrars/Resident Medical Officers.
  • Active participation in quality activities in accordance with standard hospital practices.

Job ad reference number: PCH307737.

Closing date: 4 June 2019

Further details of the role and how to apply can be found here.

Electrophysiologist – Heidelberg, VIC

Position Title: Electrophysiologist 

Employment Status:3 sessions per week (10.5 hours)

Location: Austin Health – Heidelberg, VIC

Position Summary

An opportunity exists for an enthusiastic and well-trained Electrophysiologist to join the Department of Cardiology at Austin Health.

The position is for 3 sessions per week (10.5 hours) commencing from 17th June 2019. Duties include EP laboratory procedures (ablation and device implants) and Arrhythmia & Device Outpatient clinics.

Applicants must be registered to practice medicine in Australia with AHPRA, hold a Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians, or its equivalent, with qualifications in cardiology and have appropriate training and experience in clinical and procedural electrophysiology.

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education, and is world-renowned for its research.

Application Instructions:

Please go to website – www.austin.org.au/careers and follow instructions to ‘apply on line’.

For enquiries please contact Cathy Scholes on 03 9496 3034 or via email cathy.scholes@austin.org.au.

Application closes on 12 May 2019.

Interventional Cardiologist – Launceston, TAS

Position Title:Interventional Cardiologist

Employment Status: Full Time Permanent

Location: Launceston, TAS

Position Summary

Charles Clinic Heart Care is one of Australia’s fastest growing cardiology practices.  Situated in Launceston, Tasmania, we are a high-quality service currently employing four full-time and eleven visiting cardiologists. Currently we have 27,000 patients and provide over 30,000 services per year. 

We are seeking a pleasant, caring and experienced interventional cardiologist who must be able to work well within our team and possess the judgement and skills to operate confidently without local cardiac surgical support.

Applicants for this position must be eligible for registration with AHPRA (Medical Board of Australia) together with a cardiology accredited fellowship of the Royal Australian College of Physicians, or equivalent specialist overseas qualification.  Remuneration will be based on skills and experience.

Further details can be found here.

Contact person: Dr Geoffrey Evans – Head Cardiologist Charles Clinic Heart Care and Director of Cardiology

Email address:geoffrey.evans@charlesheart.care

Phone: 0488 771 119