Skip links and keyboard navigation

Job search

Staff Specialist (Anaesthesia)

Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba

Department of Anaesthesia are looking for several Permanent and Temporary Full Time and Part Time Staff Specialist to join their team. This role provides specialist Anaesthesia clinical care to patients and assumes overall responsibility for patient care. Services provided include yo provide high quality clinical anaesthetic care to patients, and collaborate as part of a multidisciplinary team to optimise patient outcomes.

Job details

Position status Permanent,Temporary
Position type Full-time,Part-time
Occupational group Health - Medical
Classification L18-L24, L25-L27
Workplace Location Brisbane Inner City,Brisbane - South
Job ad reference QLD/PA05567167
Closing date 23-Jun-2024
Job duration Several Perm and Temp Full and Part time
Contact person Dr David Highton
Contact details (07) 3176 2822
Access the National Relay Service

Metro South Health is Australia's first digital health service and one of the largest in Queensland, with an estimated residential population of approximately one million people or 23 per cent of Queensland's population. 

This is your opportunity to join the dedicated team of professionals at Metro South Health and be part of a world-class, dynamic and growing health service that embraces technology, excellence in health care, teaching, research and empowering our people to be the best in serving our community.

About the Role

  • This role reports to Director, Anaesthesia
  • This position fulfils accountabilities and responsibilities in accordance with Metro South's purpose and objectives.
  • Provision of the highest standards of clinical anaesthesia and peri-operative patient care
  • Ensuring patient safety by understanding and appropriately managing clinical risk
  • This role will involve the provision of anaesthesia related services as determined by the needs of Princess Alexandra Hospital. This may involve services in, but is not limited to:
    • Main Operating theatres including Cardiac theatres
    • Pre-Admission Clinic
    • Acute Pain Service
    • Endoscopy suite
    • Cardiac Catheter laboratories
    • Radiology Department
    • Day Surgery Procedure Unit
  • Involvement in the provision of on-call services
  • Appropriate documentation of care using the electronic medical record keeping system
  • Contribute to processes to improve the continuity of clinical care, coordination of services, clinical handover, and discharge planning during and after hospitalisation

Find out about the role in more detail and how to apply in the attached Role Description.

Our ICARE² values of Integrity, Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Engagement and Excellence, shape our culture within Metro South Health. Our values guide our day-to-day decision making and are fundamental to what we care about as a health service, how we behave, how we interact with each other and provide care to the many patients who come through our doors every day.

We offer rewarding career opportunities across a wide range of clinical and non-clinical areas across our health service and pride ourselves on providing a work environment that is safe, satisfying, flexible, and promotes a healthy work-life balance.

As a Metro South employee, you will benefit from a higher than standard employer contribution to Superannuation of up to 12.75%, access to salary packaging, flexible working arrangements and competitive salary rates with annual incremental increases.

You can find out more about why it's so great to work at Metro South here:

Eligible health workers may qualify for a Workforce Attraction Incentive payment. To find out more and see if you are eligible visit:


This process may be used to appoint to same or similar vacancies for a period of up to 12 months after the closing date of the initial vacancy. A vacancy advertisement will lapse if no appointment is made within six months of the closing date of the vacancy.

Further information

We are committed to building inclusive cultures in the Queensland public sector that respect and promote human rights and diversity.

Applicants are encouraged to apply online; please review the Role Description for more information on application process requirements. Agency referrals will not be accepted for this position.


Before applying for this vacancy please ensure you read the documents below.

Job search

  1. Please use * for wildcard searches.

  2. Check to search for the exact phrase. Uncheck to return jobs that contain any of the keywords.

  3. Hold down the control (Ctrl) button and use your computer mouse to select multiple options

  4. Hold down the control (Ctrl) button and use your computer mouse to select multiple options
  5. Salary (yearly) Leave blank if you are searching for casual jobs
  6. Total Remuneration Only used for Senior Medical or Executive positions

Need help? Contact us

If you have any questions about your account or accessing this website, please contact our helpdesk.

Inclusion and diversity

We are committed to building inclusive cultures in the Queensland public sector that respect and promote human rights and diversity, including making any reasonable adjustments to support you through the recruitment process.

Graduate portal

This recruitment portal is your gateway to a wide range of graduate program positions on offer in the Queensland Government.

Visit the Queensland Graduate Portal

( )
Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia (CC BY 3.0)
Last updated
2 May 2023

Page feedback

  1. How satisfied are you with your experience today? *