Doctors in Training 2023 - Registrar (Non-Accredited General Surgical)

 
  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jun 10, 2022
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

Applicants area advised that in accordance with Tasmanian Public Health Directions, all employees of the Department of Health must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This step is critical in protecting both our health workforce and vulnerable Tasmanians in our care.

The Department of Health is seeking interest from suitably qualified applicants to be considered for vacancies within General Surgical Services.

The Royal Hobart Hospital is the tertiary referral hospital for Tasmania, and the principal teaching hospital for the University of Tasmania Medical School. The Hospital provides most specialist medical services for the region or state.

Much of the clinical work in this role involves managing acute / emergency cases as part of the Department of General Surgery’s Emergency Surgical Unit (ESU). There is also involvement in outpatient and elective services. The RHH Department of General Surgery offers the major sub-specialty areas (colorectal, UGI, HPB, breast, endocrine) and there would be some opportunities for exposure to those fields. During the year there will be a rotation (of ~10 weeks duration) in Paediatric Surgery, and there is some exposure to Vascular Surgery after-hours. There may also be the opportunity to be involved with other teaching and research activities.

Salary

$97,946 - $138,593 per annum

Classification

Medical Practitioner Level 5-11 (Registrar/Senior Registrar)

Award

Medical Practitioners (Tasmanian State Service) Award

Period of Employment

Fixed term, full time day work, 80 hours per fortnight, commencing 06 February 2023 until 5 February 2024

Location

General Surgical Unit, Royal Hobart Hospital

Duties

The Registrar is responsible for the day to day management of private and public inpatients and outpatients within the Hospital and provides after-hours emergency cover at the hospital as determined by the Medical Workforce Unit.

Essential Requirements

  • General or limited registration with the Medical Board of Australia.
  • Current Tasmanian Working with Children Registration (where applicable and as determined by individual position requirements).

The Head of the State Service has determined that the person nominated for this job is to satisfy a pre‑employment check before taking up the appointment, on promotion or transfer. The following checks are to be conducted:

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 (1).pdf
(image) Generic Registrar-Senior Registrar MP5-11 (December 2021) WWCT HR (2).docx
(image) Department of Health - Applicant Guide June 2022.pdf
(image) Department of Health - Applicant Guide June 2022.docx

What do I submit with my application?

Please ensure your application includes:

  • A current CV
  • A statement addressing the selection criteria
  • Qualifications

How do I submit my application?

Online applications are preferred as this ensures you answer important questions about yourself. Please click the blue "Apply now" button on this screen.

You will be prompted to complete an online application form, add or upload your selection criteria responses, CV and supporting documents. Attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

Referee details are submitted as part of the online application so ensure you have the contact details for two referees before applying.

Please do not send hard copy applications to the contact person.

For further information regarding these positions please contact:

Bhagya Rajapaksha
General Surgery
bhagya.rajapaksha@ths.tas.gov.au

OR

Dr Luke Rayner
Head of Department
Email: luke.rayner@ths.tas.gov.au

For further information regarding the application process please contact:

Marita Eccles
Medical Staffing Unit
Email: medical.recruitment@ths.tas.gov.au

Please note: applications received by an Agency on behalf of an applicant will not be considered for this Campaign.

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