2024 Rural Generalist Advanced Skills Registrar Positions

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • May 8, 2023
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

Are you a Rural Generalist or Rural General Practice Trainee – ready to undertake your advanced skills training??

Are you a Fellowed GP looking to advance your knowledge and skillset??

Then look no further than beautiful Tasmania!

The THS are excited to be offering opportunities to complete advanced skills in the North West, North and South and in the following disciplines for the 2024 training year;

Emergency Medicine

Mental Health

Palliative Care

Adult internal medicine




Obstetrics and Gynaecology

*note that some roles are site specific, and are not all available at all 3 locations

We can also assist you in organising your Advanced Skills Training in Academic Practice, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health, Remote Practice and Population Health

These roles will be suitable for Fellowed GPs as well as trainees from both ACRRM and RACGP. They are suitable for trainees on any training pathway, including those who are on or are interested in joining the Tasmanian Single Employer Model Pilot in 2024. All roles are also suitable for trainees who are not yet on an official pathway, but who wish to complete the training and seek RPL once accepted to a college.

If successful, we will tailor your training to your preferred region, hospital and discipline based on your preferences and final availability for the 2024 training year.

Finally, these positions will also come with additional education and training support by the THS NW Director, Rural Generalist Training and Development, and the Tasmanian Rural Generalist Pathway Coordination Unit, to help you achieve your training goals and career aspirations!

Rural Generalist / Rural GP Advanced Skills Training – tell us where you want to train and in what, and we can assist in placing you!

Fellowship will just be the beginning of your career in rural generalist medicine here in Tasmania! Join us here on the island of opportunity!

Please provide a 1-2 page cover letter outlining the rotations you prefer.

Please note that applicants must have general or unconditional registration with the Medical Board of Australia to be eligible to apply for these positions.

Fixed term full time, day worker position working 80 hours per fortnight/as and when required, commencing from February 2024 until February 2025

*notwithstanding hours to be negotiated with the successful applicant

Salary: $97,946 - $116,260 per annum + 10.5% superannuation + access to salary packaging


Successful applicants will be required to meet the essential criteria:

  1. General or limited registration with the Medical Board of Australia

  2. Enrolled in the relevant speciality training program

Applicants should note the following criteria are desirable:

  1. Current Driver’s Licence (If applicable to allocated role)

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:
  1. Identification check
  2. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

We encourage you to review the Applicant Guide, Statement of Duties, prior to applying for an overview of the duties, program, selection process and selection criteria.

Statement of Duties

Applicant Guide

How to Apply

Apply Online. Please click the "Apply" 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:

For more information (Contact Officer)

Shauna Tuson

Position: Team Leader – Clinical Management Unit
Phone: (03) 6478 5253
E-mail: [email protected]

Important information

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