2022 Doctors in Training - Senior Resident Medical Officer (Obstetrics & Gynaecology)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jun 7, 2021
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

An opportunity is available for an O & G Senior Resident Medical Officer at the Royal Hobart Hospital.

The SRMO will work on the resident roster however will be expected to fill a registrar role if there is a gap due to unexpected leave in the registrar roster. The SRMO will be rostered to allow the appropriate clinical experience to enable the step up the senior position as required and to develop a degree of independent practice.

As senior resident the successful applicant will be expected to compile the resident roster with consultant assistance, manage leave and encourage participation of residents in educational and unit activities.

The SRMO will be expected the meet with new residents at the beginning of rotation and to meet regularly with the O&G resident cohort.

It is expected that the SRMO will undertake appropriate audit and research activities.


Medical Practitioners (Tasmanian State Service) Award


Medical Practitioner Level 5 (Senior RMO Year 1) to Level 8 (Senior RMO Year 4)


$95,697 to $113,591 per annum

Period of Employment

Fixed-term, full-time (80 hours per fortnight), commencing 31 January 2022 until
30 January 2023


Obstetrics and Gynaecology – Royal Hobart Hospital

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.

  • General or unconditional registration with the Medical Board of Australia and has had a minimum of 4 years’ relevant post graduate experience.
  • Current Tasmanian Working with Children Registration.
  • 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. crimes of violence
    2. sex related offences
    3. serious drug offences
    4. crimes involving dishonesty
  2. Identification check
  3. Disciplinary action in previous employment check.

Desirable Requirements

  • Preferable - 6 months of experience in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Download the Statement of Duties and Associated Documents

(image) Generic Resident Medical Officer-Senior Resident Medical Officer MP (January 2021) WWCT.pdf
(image) Generic Resident Medical Officer-Senior Resident Medical Officer MP (January 2021) WWCT.docx
(image) THS CV Template.doc (Please use this THS CV Template)
(image) Applicant Guide.pdf
(image) Applicant Guide.docx

How to apply

Please click the blue ‘Apply now’ button.

Only online applications will be considered for this recruitment.

You will be prompted to complete an online application form, add or upload your responses, CV, Cover Letter and supporting documents.

Please note you are NOT required to address the selection criteria within the Statement of Duties for this position.

You ARE required to submit a cover letter outlining the following details -

  • Why you wish to apply for this position
  • Why you think you are suitable candidate for the position
  • Current career plans

Please upload a current Curriculum Vitae (CV) utilising the THS CV Template provided in the attachments above.

Your Referees are required to be at consultant level. Please ensure you have the name and contact details for your three referees before applying to include in the online application form.

Please do not send hard copy applications to the contact person.

PLEASE NOTE: Applications submitted by an Agent on behalf of an applicant will not be considered for this recruitment.

For further information contact

Dr Sajid Patel, Staff Specialist Obstetrics and Gynaecology
(03) 6166 7907
[email protected]

For information on the application process if required, please contact

Marita Eccles
Medical Staffing Unit
Email: [email protected]

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