Fellow Plastic Surgery

Perth (LGA), Western Australia (AU)
14 May 2018
15 Jun 2018
Plastic surgery
Career Level
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

Salary: MP Year 1‐2 $191,488 (£106,214*) ‐ $200,344 (£111,127*) p.a. ﴾inclusive of base salary,  9.5% superannuation, and professional development allowance﴿ *AUD/GBP conversion as at 08/05/2018 – Source: Oanda

Please note this is for the 2019 Fellow Plastic Surgery intake commencing February 2019.

Position Profile: The Fiona Stanley Fremantle Hospital Group serves the entire Western Australia population south of the Swan River and situated in Perth. FSH started operations on 3 February 2015 and is a quaternary care institute with its transplantation service. It is also recently recognized as the busiest trauma centre in WA. The position is in an exciting department with a vision to be a renowned academic plastic & reconstructive surgery centre. The fellow will develop experience in chronic wound care, all aspects of surgery inclusive of the following areas - Head & Neck, Breast, Hands, Lower Limb & Skin Malignancies. The department works in close collaboration with the state rehabilitation centre for the care of pressure injuries.  The department is an integral part of the FSH breast cancer Multidisciplinary Disciplinary Team, Head & Neck MDT, State Rehabilitation MDT and its own Skin cancer MDT. The fellow will be expected to teach and conduct research.  The supervision of the trainees and junior surgical staff is a critical role for the fellow as we realize our full  teaching/ training and service commitments.

Eligibility to Apply: Successful applicants will have  completed SET 5 with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons ﴾or equivalent﴿ and be eligible for ﴾or have been awarded﴿ their Fellowship of Royal Australasian College of Surgeons or equivalent.

Applicants must be eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia and eligible to work in Australia. Further information can be found at  www.medicalboard.gov.au/Registration.aspx and

Application instructions:

Please note: South Metropolitan Health Service will only accept applications that are lodged with the express permission of the applicant and containing all necessary information, including personal contact details. We will not accept unsolicited applications or CVs from recruitment agencies and/or search firms will not be accepted, and fees will not be paid to any such organisation unless arranged with the provider prior to the advertisement of this vacancy.

General information on living and working in Western Australia (for doctors currently based in the UK or Ireland): contact the WA Department of Health’s London office on 020 7395 0575, email doctors@wago.co.uk