Positions Vacant

Senior Consultant Nephrologist

Royal Adelaide Hospital

The Central and Northern Adelaide Renal and Transplantation Service (CNARTS) is the largest renal unit in South Australia. It offers the full range of renal services, including the adult renal and pancreas transplant service for South Australia and the Northern Territory, in centre, satellite and home haemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, and inpatient and outpatient care of all adult renal conditions. On-site clinical services are provided at multiple venues throughout urban and regional South Australia, associated with the responsibility for running multiple satellite dialysis units. There is a strong focus on indigenous renal care, supported by urban and regional outreach clinics. The unit has a strong academic focus, and has laboratory-based, clinical research, clinical trials, public health and epidemiological research programs, and extensive postgraduate and undergraduate teaching responsibilities. There is strong linkage to the University of Adelaide and to ANZDATA, which is housed in the adjacent precinct.

The Consultant will be expected to provide a full clinical service to the Central and Northern Adelaide Renal and Transplantation Service (CNARTS) and will form part of the multidisciplinary team within the renal network. A commitment to the principals of academic renal medicine is an expectation, and areas of special interest are strongly encouraged and facilitated. The unit has a strong focus on team-based care, and evidence will be expected of working well within a team-based environment.

Minimum qualifications: Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Physicians in Nephrology, and/or equivalent, as appropriate qualification for a Consultant/Senior Consultant registrable as a Specialist with the Medical Board of Australia.

Preferred qualifications: Postgraduate research-based degree.

The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check and compliant Immunisation screening.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.

Job Ad reference:            https://iworkfor.sa.gov.au/page.php?pageID=160&windowUID=0&AdvertID=539822#brs_jbcontent

Closing date:                      8th January 2021

Contact Person:                Professor Randall Faull [email protected] +61 401 123 749