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Peninsula Health
Reference Number 36534
Position Title 2025 Anaesthetic Fellow - Provisional
Employment Status Limited Term Full Time
Location All Sites
Advertisement text • Anaesthesia Provisional Fellow
• Immerse yourself in an inclusive, diverse and supportive culture
• Frankston, Mornington Peninsula & surrounding locations
Classification: Registrar - Year 6 and thereafter (HM30)*

Who We Are and What We Stand For

Peninsula Health is the major metropolitan health service caring for a community of 300,000 people. Our Vision is to provide exceptional health and community care. To realise this vision we need people who strive for a sense of achievement, take an interest in their individual growth, enjoy innovation and looking for ways to improve and have a passion for communicating and connecting with others.

In representing Peninsula Health, we expect all employees and volunteers to reflect our values: Be the Best, Be a Role Model, Be Open and Honest, Be Compassionate and Respectful and Be Collaborative. We are One Peninsula Health.

What You Will Be Doing

• Provision of anaesthetic care of adult and paediatric patients in the operating theatres/anaesthetising locations of Frankston Hospital (13) and Frankston Public Surgical Centre (5), including preoperative and postoperative care
• Support junior trainees in the provision of Acute Pain Service
• Support junior trainees in the provision of Labour Epidural Analgesia in the Birthing Suite (~3000 deliveries/year)
• Provision of care when required in the care of critically unwell patients in the wards or emergency department.
• Participate in quality assurance and other departmental activities such as audits, research and special projects as required
• Participate in wellbeing and welfare support of junior trainees

As a Provisional Fellow in 2025, in addition to general PFY responsibilities, there will be the opportunity to pursue a specific theme/area of interest and lead/assist with related activities, for example:

•Simulation and Education – Simulation Centre (anaesthetic and non-anaesthetic sessions), in-situ Simulation/teaching in theatre/other critical care areas, Airway Courses, anaesthetic registrar/resident teaching programs, nursing in-services, support for related study or research activities
•Regional Anaesthesia – Rostering to regional-amenable surgical lists and perioperative care, regional anaesthesia teaching, related audit and QA activities, support for related study or research activities
•Perioperative Medicine – Pre-Admission Clinic, Perioperative Medicine/Orthogeriatric ward rounds, protocol and pathway development, support for Periop Med-related study or research
•Anaesthesia Research – Associate investigator role in local single-centre and large multi-centre ANZCA-CTN investigative trials, support for own research ideas
•Anaesthetic Anaphylaxis – Intravenous drug safety challenge clinic, assist with referrals for anaphylaxis clinic, assist with anaphylaxis simulation sessions, support for related study or research

Selection Criteria
• AHPRA registration essential
• Completed (or expected to complete by time of commencement) Final ANZCA Exam essential

What You Need

We anticipate you will have:
• AHPRA Registration
• ANZCA PFY Eligibility
• Completed (or expected to complete before commencement) ANZCA Fellowship Exam
• Ability to work dynamically and collaboratively

What Next

If you experience any issues signing in or registering, please feel welcome to contact us - the People Experience Team on (03) 9784 2700.

Additional Requirements

Peninsula Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity and promotes a workplace that welcomes and includes the unique contributions of all people. We encourage applications from individuals who identify as being Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, are culturally diverse, LGBTQIA+ or who have a disability to apply. We are also strongly committed to the safety and wellbeing of children and young people.

We encourage you to talk to us about any adjustments or additional support you may require during the recruitment process.

To find out more about our recruitment processes, compliance obligations and to prepare your application to join our team please visit:


This role must be fully vaccinated for Covid-19 and meet the requirements of the Peninsula Health immunisation policy.

*Please refer to salary circular Doctors in Training (Victorian Public Health
Sector) (AMA Victoria/ASMOF) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2022-2026

Join Peninsula Health and help us to deliver safe, personal, effective & connected care to every person, every time.
Selection Criteria Essential: Must hold registration with AHPRA as a medical practitioner (General)
Essential: Completed (or expected to complete by time of commencement) Final ANZCA Exam
Essential: MBBS or equivalent
Essential: Satisfactory completion of a recognised Intern program (PGY1). If you are a current completing Internship, this will be a requirement to progress to PGY2. Please answer "Yes" to acknowledge.
Essential: A current Employee Victorian Working with Children Check (WWCC) is required for all medical staff. If you have a WWCC please list the number and expiry date. If you are an Overseas or Interstate candidate, please write N/A. Please note, you will be required to apply upon arrival into Victoria.
Essential: Please upload a passport style photo of yourself to your application. You can upload this using the option "other" in the supporting documents section. Please acknowledge by selecting "Yes". Please ensure it is uploaded in a JPEG/PNG format.
Essential: Please note: In order to commence with Peninsula Health, you will be required to provide your Immunisation Records to our Immunisation department and receive clearance from them prior to commencement. Please answer "Yes" to acknowledge.
Essential: Have you previously been employed with Peninsula Health? If yes, please enter your previous employment dates and your previous employee number if known for IT purposes.
Contact Person Hedda Robinson
Contact Number 03 9784 7445
Alternate Contact Person Roma Clark
Alternate Contact Number 03 9784 7445
Closing Date 04/06/2024
Position Description Provisional Fellow Position Description 2025.pdf