Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
Salary: MP Year 1-9 $352,424 - $449,614 p.a. pro rata or $675.57 - $861.88 per session
Location: Osborne Park Hospital
Unit/Division: Women and Newborn Health Service - Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Work Type:  Sessional, Fixed Term - Part Time, Fixed Term - Full Time
Position No: Pool Ref 00016528
Closing Date: 2021-12-06 4:00 PM (YYYY-MM-DD)
Attachments: - 00016521 consultant obstetrics and gynaecology ama year 1 to 9 november 2021.pdf
- applicant information package (rams).pdf
- wwc applicant advice.pdf

This is a Recruitment Pool for Fixed Term Full Time/Part Time, and Sessional appointments with a duration for 5 (five) years.

WA Health is committed to eliminating all forms of discrimination in the provision of our service. We embrace diversity and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.

  WA Health supports flexible working practices within the context of a quality health service. WA Health is committed to a smoke free environment across all buildings, grounds and vehicles.

WA Health is committed to growing the Aboriginal workforce as a part of WA Health’s Aboriginal Workforce Policy.  As a measure to achieve equality, Section 51 of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 applies to this position.  Aboriginal people are encouraged to apply.

Eligibility to Apply: Australian citizenship or permanent residency is an essential requirement for applicants to be considered for permanent positions in the public sector.
All WA health system employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in order to access health care facilities, pursuant to the Health Worker (Restrictions on Access) Directions (HWAD) and the COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination and Vaccination Program Policy, unless the employee is exempt pursuant to the HWAD.

Other Conditions:  WA Health engages staff in positions of trust and responsibility. WA Health policies require applicants to undertake criminal records screening and integrity checking as part of the appointment process. Referees may also be asked to comment on an applicant’s integrity and past demonstration of ethical behaviour.
This vacancy is subject to a Western Australian Working With Children (WWC) Check. For further information please refer to the WWC website at:

Suitable applicants will be placed in a pool from which appointments may be made when similar vacancies occur. Appointments may be made from this pool until 30th November 2022. 

Position Profile: We are currently seeking enthusiastic and appropriately qualified individuals to join our team as a Obstetrics and Gynaecology Consultant. In this role, you will work as part of a multidisciplinary team providing specialist tertiary services to our patients. You will also be required to promote patient quality and safety whilst providing leadership, training, supervision and education, where relevant, for doctors-in-training and other health workers in collaboration with other Consultants and the Head of Department/Unit. Successful applicants will work within the scope of clinical practice as defined by the Health Service Credentialing Committee and seek to cultivate an environment and culture that empowers and educates. For more information regarding this position, please refer to the Job Description Form (JDF) attached.

Area Profile:  This position is located at Osborne Park Hospital in Stirling. 
Employee Benefits: In addition to the great salary our employees enjoy an amazing range of benefits which may include (in line with operational requirements):  

  • 10% employer contributed superannuation into a fund of your choice. For further information click here
  • Access to generous salary packaging arrangements      
  • Professional Development Opportunities and Study leave/assistance      
  • Flexible working arrangements      
  • Flexible leave arrangements      
  • Other professional and location based allowances

Selection Criteria: Please see the attached Job Description Form (available online at  
For Further Job Related Information: We encourage you to contact Dr Paul McGurgan by emailing him at
If you experience difficulties while applying online, please contact Employee Services on 13 44 77 for immediate assistance during business hours. 

Application Instructions: Applicants are requested to apply online ( 

It is preferable for your referee to be a current supervisor or manager.

Applicants are advised to write a covering letter outlining their suitability for this position, provide a separate document addressing the essential selection criteria, and provide a detailed curriculum vitae which summarises your experience and how you are able to meet the position requirements. These documents should be complete and ready to attach prior to applying online. Please ensure you allow sufficient time to complete the online application process as you will be required to answer various questions and attach your documentation.

The North 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 CV's from recruitment agencies and/or search firms and we will not pay fees to any such organisation unless arranged with the provider prior to advertising a vacancy.

Lodgement is system generated. Any submissions on, or after, 4:00pm will not be accepted.