Plastic Surgeon, Craniofacial

PLASTIC SURGEON – CRANIOFACIAL

DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY

Posting Date: February 13, 2024

Position profile – Saskatchewan Health Authority – Saskatoon and University Saskatchewan, Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery seek Plastic Surgeons with Craniofacial Surgery fellowship training that have an interest in clinical and academic service delivery. Responsibilities include the care of inpatients/outpatients and education of undergraduate and postgraduate trainees. The position would include a clinical appointment at the appropriate rank through the College of Medicine in Saskatchewan. The program is in the process of developing an accredited Royal College Training Program. . There is opportunity to practice a full spectrum of plastic and reconstructive surgery. The successful candidates will have appointments in both Saskatchewan Health Authority and the University of Saskatchewan.

Compensation details - Fee for Service or Contract

Benefits - responsibility of the physician

Location of practice – Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Language of work - English

Qualifications/Requirements of the position – The successful candidate will hold certification or be eligible for certification with the Royal College of Surgery of Canada (RCPSC) and be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan (CPSS).  A craniofacial fellowship is considered an asset.

The City - Saskatoon Shines - With more hours of sunshine than any other major Canadian city and a population of 265,000+, Saskatoon is the largest city in Saskatchewan, offering non-stop entertainment opportunities including world class events, festivals and attractions, a strong arts and music focus, and a short drive to the northern lake country. Saskatoon has more golf courses and restaurants per capita than anywhere in North America and is noted for its outstanding walking and biking trails along the riverbank. Excellent educational facilities such as the University of Saskatchewan, home of the Canadian Light Source synchrotron, draw the best minds from around the world creating a youthful vitality and cultural richness evident in every neighbourhood.

The University - The beautiful University of Saskatchewan campus is located on the shores of the South Saskatchewan River in Saskatoon, a city with a diverse and thriving economic base and a vibrant cultural life. The U of S is a research-intensive institution with 22,000 students and 7,000 faculty and staff, and a strong reputation for innovation and excellence. It is home to the newly constructed Academic Health Sciences Complex (http://library.usask.ca/hsl/new-building.php).  The College of Medicine has an intake of 100 students per year with a commensurate number of positions for residency training.

To Apply – Saskatchewan Health Authority supports a shared commitment to a Representative Workforce that is respectful and inclusive of all staff and clients and welcomes applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Interested candidates, please submit your curriculum vitae in confidence to: Amanda Lee, Specialist, Recruitment and Retention-Saskatoon

Practitioner Staff Affairs – Suite 6740 - Royal University Hospital

103 Hospital Drive

Saskatoon, SK S7N 0W8

Email: [email protected]

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.