Doctors in Training 2023 - Registrar Geriatric Medicine

 
  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Aug 3, 2022
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

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 Aged Care Department has multiple registrar positions, including up to 2 Advanced Trainees. The successful applicants will be working with of a team of junior doctors and Consultants with potential rotations including the Royal Hobart Hospital Older Persons Unit, the Orthogeriatrics liaison service, the RHH Consults service, Jasmine Unit (at the Royal Fagan Centre, focusing on rehabilitation in patients with BPSD) and P1/P3 (multidisciplinary rehabilitation). Preferences for rotations will be discussed between the trainee and Director of Clinical Teaching in Aged Care prior to commencement, considering educational objectives.

The position is suitable for BPT trainees, GP Registrars and those interested in Advanced Training in Geriatrics.

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.

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 (part time hours may be considered), 80 hours per fortnight, commencing 06 February 2023 until 05 February 2024 (24 months negotiable)

Location

Various – Peacock 3/Peacock1/Older persons Unit/Jasmin (Roy Fagan Unit)

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Duties

The Registrar is responsible for the day to day management of private & public inpatients/outpatients and provides afterhours emergency cover at the hospital.

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 (June 2022) WWCT HR22 (1).pdf
(image) Generic Registrar-Senior Registrar MP5-11 (June 2022) WWCT HR22 (1).docx
(image) 0. Department of Health - Applicant Guide June 2022.pdf
(image) 0. Department of Health - Applicant Guide June 2022.docx

How to apply

Only online applications will be considered for this Recruitment Campaign.

NOTE: 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.

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


For further information please contact:

Dr Andrea Lees
Staff Specialist - Geriatrician
Head of Department, Aged Care Service
[email protected]


For further information on the application process contact:

Marita Eccles
Medical Staffing Unit
[email protected]


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