Position Details
Reference Number 20216
Position Title Head and Neck Surgeon
Employment Type Fixed Term Part Time
Division Chief Operating Officer
Location Melbourne
Award Classification Award : Senior Medical Specialists (VMO)
Classification From: HN15 - SPECIALIST YR1
Classification To: HN59 - SPECIALIST YR9
Position Summary

Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for Consultant Head and Neck Surgeon position now open at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – a place where our normal days are extraordinary; as are the people we care for.


Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.


Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building.


Your role in our future.


Peter Mac’s Head and Neck service is one of the largest services in Australia.  It delivers world-class cancer care, backed by an uncompromising commitment to research, clinical trials and evidence-based practice to ensure the best possible outcome for all its patients.  It also has a strong focus on cancer education for training specialists and all medical staff.


We are currently seeking a Fractional Specialist Head and Neck Surgeon for a fixed term position to offer surgical services within the Department of Cancer Surgery. The opportunity is initially for 0.15 EFT (10.5 hours per fortnight, including 1 full day list and 1 x 3.5 hour clinic session) for the period 02/08/21 to 31/12/2021.


Salary as per Medical Specialists EBA 2018-2021 (HN15 to HN55)


For further information about this opportunity, please review the position description or contact us for a confidential discussion.


Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Central City Location
  • Training and Development Program
Selection Criteria Essential: Registered with AHPRA
Essential: Must have Australian working rights
Essential: Post Fellowship training in Head and Neck Surgical Oncology
Essential: Must have FRACS (or equivalent)
Desirable: Skull based surgical training
Desirable: Experience in an Oncology setting
Contact Person Fiona Darby
Contact Number 85597665
Alternate Contact Person Matthew Magarey
Alternate Contact Number 85597970
Closing Date 28/07/2021
Position Description
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