Registrar (511902) Unaccredited Advanced Trainee - Cardiology/Accredited General Medicine

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Dec 22, 2021
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

The Tasmanian Health Service is an innovative and dynamic organisation dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of our community. We are committed to providing the highest levels of healthcare and services.

Following an announcement by the Tasmanian Government, a Public Health Direction was issued on 10 September 2021 requiring that all Health Workers are vaccinated against COVID-19. This step is critical in protecting both our health workforce and vulnerable Tasmanians in our care.

Hours/Period of Appointment

Fixed term, full time day working 80 hours per fortnight with on call to commence 7 February 2022 until 5 February 2023. Notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant.


Medical Practitioner Level 5 - 11 $95,697 - $135,411 per annum,


  1. Admission and care of patients and liaison with Specialist Medical Staff regarding patients.
  2. Attend Specialist ward rounds and record all decisions made in the medical history.
  3. Timely response to calls by members of the patient’s care team.
  4. Ensure that consultations occur when requested.
  5. Interact with families or carers of patients.
  6. Accurate and timely recording of drugs and treatment.
  7. Undertake procedures as required.
  8. Accurate, comprehensive and contemporaneous recording in the medical record including progress notes each day.
  9. Discharge planning.
  10. Provide Discharge Summary compliant with policy (or the appropriate standards) to ensure safe clinical handover to community-based care providers.
  11. Provide after-hours cover as directed and short-term relief in other areas as required by the employer.
  12. Involvement in Quality Assurance activities.
  13. Involvement in educational activities or evidence of further self-directed learning as per registration requirements.
  14. Supervision of Residents, Interns and Medical Students.
  15. Actively participate in and contribute to the organisation’s Quality & Safety and Work Health & Safety processes, including in the development and implementation of safety systems, improvement initiatives and related training.
  16. The incumbent can expect to be allocated duties, not specifically mentioned in this document, that are within the capacity, qualifications and experience normally expected from persons occupying positions at this classification level.
  17. Four years of post-graduate experience.
  18. Enrolled in a recognised specialty training program, successfully completed all fellowship examinations relevant to their training program and employment, and be within one year of obtaining specialist fellowship

Location: launceston General Hospital

Essential Requirements

  • General or limited registration with the Medical Board of Australia

1. Conviction checks in the following areas:

a) Crimes of Violence
b) Sex Related Offences
c) Serious Drug Offences
d) Crimes involving dishonesty

2. Identification check
3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Download the Statement of Duties and Associated Documents

(image) Generic Registrar-Senior Registrar MP5-11 (December 2021) WWCT HR.pdf
(image) Generic Registrar-Senior Registrar MP5-11 (December 2021) WWCT HR.docx
THS Jobs Website Applicant Guide.pdf
THS Jobs Website Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

Applicant Guide

How to Apply

Apply Online. Please click the blue "Apply now" button on this screen. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete a 1-2 page application detailing your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Statement of Duties.

Please Note:

  • We do not require a separate statement addressing the selection criteria in the Statement of Duties.
  • All attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.
  • Referee details are submitted as part of the online application so make sure you have the contact details of two referees before applying.

For more information

Karen Jacksons
Executive Assistant to Director of Medicine

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