NSW – Prince of Wales Hospital

>NSW – Prince of Wales Hospital

Position: Breast and Endocrine Surgical Fellow.


This position is suitable for a first or second year trainee.

Prince of Wales Hospital is a major public hospital and a principal teaching hospital of the UNSW and a tertiary referral hospital. The Breast & Endocinre Surgery Unit has medium-high breast surgery volume and the trainee will obtain experience in Oncoplastic, Breast Reconstruction and Breast surgery, and will attend breast clinic, MDM meetings & Breast Screen.

The trainee will attend 1 outpatient clinic / week, 4-5 Breast OT sessions / week, 1 BreastScreen clinic /week, 1 x MTD meeting / week. 1:3 On-call weekends are required.

The successful applicant may be required to organise overtime and relief rosters and will assist with the organisation of Department Audit and Journal Club activities. The clinical issues will include caring for and treating patients with breast and soft tissue tumours, surgical endocrine disorders and skin malignancy in addition to treating emergency general surgical patients.
Further internal HR and position requirements are available from the hospital direct (position 17207).

Summary Hospital information
BREAST ONCOPLASTIC SURGERY - YES
BREAST RECONSTRUCTION SURGERY - YES
GENERAL AND OTHER SURGERY – YES
BREAKDOWN OF HOURS – ? ???Outpatient clinics, Operating lists, and On-call requirements - As above
PRIVATE CONSULTING – Supplementary consulting sessions in the Specialist’s private rooms by arrangement - NO
MDT – (Multidisciplinary management of breast cancer patients) - YES
ACADEMIC & RESEARCH – any Academic involvement and / or Research activities available to the trainee or required - YES
FUNDED 1 year FTE role commencing on RACS start date early February 2020 - YES
SALARY will be Full time salary equivalent to Senior Registrar salary (or greater) and minimum salary package and requirements and conditions as required by law in the Hospital jurisdiction will apply - NOTE: full time role with 0.75 hospital funded position, additional income from private assisting

Location: POW 320-346 Barker St RANDWICK NSW 2031; RHW - Barker St Randwick, POWP, Barker St Randwick

Hospital Info: 360 new breast cases p.a., 5 Breast surgeons on unit

Hospital Specialties: Oncoplastic, breast reconstruction, breast surgery, public breast clinic

Contact Information

Contact: Professor Phil Crowe

Additional Information: https://www.seslhd.health.nsw.gov.au/prince-of-wales-hospital

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