2023 Doctors in Training - General & Acute Care Medicine Advanced Trainee/Senior Registrar

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

Job Description:

The Royal Hobart Hospital offers an excellent training with exposure to General Medicine and sub-specialties in a well-established program that includes 6-month terms in Respiratory Medicine, Nephrology, Stroke/Neurology, Cardiology and Gastroenterology. All these units have accredited advanced training registrars in their discipline as well.

The Advanced Training program at the Royal Hobart Hospital has been developed for trainees to have access to subspecialties that meet all core training requirements including 12 months of core training in General Medicine and 12 months core subspecialty terms. We are accredited for 24 months core and 12 months of non-core training at our site.

The Royal Hobart Hospital is a tertiary hospital, offering a wide variety of medical and surgical subspecialties. The RHH has full diagnostic services available. There is provision of sub-specialty advice and support, and ICU support, as one would expect from a tertiary teaching hospital.

We are seeking applicants who are passionate about pursuing General and Acute Care training. The Royal Hobart Hospital offers an excellent training with exposure to General Medicine and sub-specialties in a well-established program that includes 6-month terms in Respiratory Medicine, Nephrology, Stroke/Neurology, Cardiology and Gastroenterology. All these units have accredited advanced training registrars in their discipline as well.

Several positions are available commencing February 2023 for trainees entering Advanced Training or continuing training from other hospitals. We can provide 24 months of core training over a 2-year period and can consider a third year of training after that. Trainees entering the program at year 1 or year 2 will be given the option of a 2-year contract. We have one additional part-time position (0.5FTE) that is also available.


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 & part time day work, 80 hours per fortnight commencing 6 February 2023 – 5 February 2024 (Please note 24 months negotiable)

Location

Royal Hobart Hospital

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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 Staffing 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 (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

  • Please include a cover letter that outlines your training goals and how you would ideally like your training year structured, what previous advanced training you have completed and information to support your application to the Royal Hobart Hospital training program.
  • Please note – you are NOT required to address the selection criteria within the statement of duties.
  • Please click the Apply Now button to complete an online application and upload cover letter and CV.
  • Hard copy applications will not be considered for this recruitment campaign.

For further information regarding these positions can be obtained by contacting:
Dr Natalie Martin
Coordinator of Advanced Training Program in General and Acute Care Medicine Royal Hobart Hospital
Phone (03) 61667199
[email protected]


For further information on the application process contact:
Marita Eccles
Medical Staffing Unit
[email protected]


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