Doctors in Training 2023 - Anatomical Pathology Registrar/Senior Registrar (512852 & 521561)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jun 23, 2022
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

Applicants are 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 dedicated to improving the health and well-being of our community. We are committed to providing the highest levels of healthcare and services.

We offer -

  • Flexible work/life balance
  • Attractive Salary Package
  • Dynamic team environment
  • Professional Development

The Royal Hobart Hospital provides a comprehensive tertiary diagnostic and consultative Anatomical Pathology service. The trainee registrar will have excellent training opportunities and involvement in a wide range of diagnostic services in all aspects of histopathology, autopsy pathology and cytopathology. Rotations occur to Forensic Pathology and Hobart Pathology.

Registrars are involved in clinical meetings, teaching and research.

The Royal Hobart Hospital is accredited for 4 years training and Hobart Pathology for 2 years, for the Fellowship of the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia.


$97,946 - $138,593 per annum


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


Medical Practitioners (Tasmanian State Service) Award

Period of Employment

Fixed term, full time day work, 80 hours per fortnight, commencing 06 February 2023 until 05 February 2024


Royal Hobart Hospital


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) Pathology Registrar - More Information.pdf

(image) Generic Registrar-Senior Registrar MP5-11 (June 2022) WWCT HR22.pdf
(image) Generic Registrar-Senior Registrar MP5-11 (June 2022) WWCT HR22.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 cover letter outlining your suitability for the role
  • 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 are not required to address the selection criteria within the Statement of Duties.

You are required to submit a current CV & cover letter outlining career goals and your suitability for the position.

You will be prompted to complete an online application form, add or upload your 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.

Applicants must be eligible for medical registration in Australia.

PLEASE NOTE: Applications submitted by an Agency on behalf of an applicant will not be considered at this time.

For more information contact

Dr Karen Whale
Staff Specialist
Royal Hobart Hospital

Should you require further information on the application process please contact:

Marita Eccles
Medical Staffing Unit

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