Staff Specialist - Paediatric Surgery (509999)

 
  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • May 31, 2021
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

The Royal Hobart Hospital is the tertiary referral hospital for children in Tasmania. The hospital is also the primary teaching hospital for the University of Tasmania School of Medicine. The Paediatric Surgery patients currently accommodates babies, children and adolescents from birth to and including 14 years. It caters for a wide variety of medical, surgical, psychological and mental health conditions.

Salary

A remuneration package comprising the Agreement base salary, relevant allowances and other entitlements will be negotiated with the successful applicants dependent on clinical experience and seniority.

Classification

Specialist Medical Practitioner Level 1 to Senior Specialist Medical Practitioner Level 3 in accordance with the Salaried Medical Practitioners (Tasmanian State Service) Agreement 2019

  • Access to the Senior Specialist Medical Practitioner salary range is subject to the successful applicant satisfying the criteria for Senior Specialist Medical Practitioner Levels 1, 2 and 3 as described in the Medical Practitioners (Tasmanian State Service) Award.

Award

Medical Practitioners (Tasmanian State Service) Award

Period of Employment

Permanent full-time day work, working 76 hours per fortnight commencing as soon as possible.

Location

Paediatric Department, Royal Hobart Hospital

Duties

The Staff Specialist will:

  • Provide specialist care to public and private patients.
  • Be involved in research and quality improvement activities, undergraduate and postgraduate teaching.
  • Provide specialist advice to inpatient units as required.
  • You will participate in a 1 in 3 on call roster.

Essential Requirements

Registration/licences that are essential requirements of this role must remain current and valid at all times whilst employed in this role and the status of these may be checked at any time during employment. It is the employee’s responsibility to ensure that registration/licences remain current and to advise the Employer if their circumstances change. This includes notifying the Employer of any new criminal convictions and/or if a registration/licence is revoked, cancelled or has its conditions altered

  • Specialist or limited registration with the Medical Board of Australia in a relevant specialty
  • 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

Applicants should note that, for a period of six months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar full time and part time vacancies.

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What do I submit with my application?

Please ensure your application includes:

  • A current CV
  • A statement addressing the selection criteria
  • Qualifications
  • Application Form (not required if applying online)

How do I submit my application?

Apply Online. Please click the blue "Apply Now" button on this screen.
Applications will only be accepted online. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete an online application form, complete/upload your selection criteria responses and attach your resume. Please note that attachments must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

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

Important information

The email account you provide when making job applications will be used in correspondence to you. It is important that this is kept up to date and monitored regularly.

To update your email address (or contact number), log in to www.jobs.tas.gov.au and look for “Existing applicant login” where you can update your details.


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

For more information contact

Edmond Fenton
Staff Specialist
Head of Department
Phone: (03) 6166 7989
Email: [email protected]

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