(RE-ADVERTISED) Doctors in Training Campaign 2021 - Advanced Training in General & Acute Care Medicine

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Sep 7, 2020
Medicine Full-time

Job Description:

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 2021 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 commencing February 2021.


$91,442 - $129,391 per annum


Medical Practitioner Level 5-11 (Registrar)


Medical Practitioners (Public Sector) Award

Period of Employment

Fixed term, full time day work, 80 hours per fortnight, commencing 01 February 2021 until 31 January 2022 (24-month appointment may be negotiable)


Royal Hobart Hospital


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 Workforce 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 (May 2020) WWCT (002).pdf

(image) Generic Registrar- Senior Registrar MP5-11 (May 2020) WWCT.docx

THS Jobs Website Applicant Guide.pdf
THS Jobs Website Applicant Guide.docx

Further information regarding these positions, please see link below -


How to apply:

  • Please include a cover letter that outlines your training goals and how you would ideally like your 2021 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 blue 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.

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
    E-mail: [email protected]

For further information on the application process if required please contact:

Marita Eccles

Senior Recruitment Officer

[email protected]

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