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Peninsula Health
Reference Number 24700
Position Title Accredited Rehabilitation Registrar / Geriatric registrar
Employment Status Limited Term Full Time
Location All Sites - Community & Continuing Care and Allied Health
Advertisement text • Career opportunity in Rehabilitation or Geriatric Medicine
• Accredited Rehabilitation Registrar / Geriatric Registrar
• Start date: 2019


About Peninsula Health

Peninsula Health provides public healthcare services to residents of the Mornington Peninsula.

Our hospitals and emergency departments are located at Frankston and Rosebud, and we provide a wide range of community health, dental, rehabilitation, mental health, palliative care ad aged care services from campuses at Frankston, Hastings, Mornington and Rosebud.

Person centred care is at the heart of everything we do, guided by our values of Services, Integrity, Compassion, Respect and Excellence.

For more information on Peninsula health please feel welcome to visit our website http://www.peninsulahealth.org.au/

Position Summary

Peninsula Health currently has an opportunity for an experienced medical practitioner with an interest in Geriatric Medicine/Rehabilitation Medicine or a suitable qualified medical practitioner who wishes to join the AFRM training program or has completed the RACP Basic Training.

Registrars are experienced medical practitioners who work within a multidisciplinary team. Their performance is supervised and monitored by full time and fractional specialists to ensure they are entrusted with responsibilities commensurate with their capabilities and in accordance with delegated clinical privileges that vary from site to site.

Under direction, the Registrar reviews the general medical needs of the patients and provides appropriate care and services to secure optimum health outcomes. The Registrar also has a vital role in teaching and supporting Resident Medical Officers and Interns

Key Responsibilities

• Under direction, provide appropriate medical care to patients and assist more senior doctors in complex cases.
• Build and expand personal skill levels to ensure that clients receive the best possible service reflecting up to date evidence based professional practice
• Be aware of and work in accordance with organisational policies and procedures including occupational health and safety and relevant legislative requirements.
• Demonstrate positive workplace behaviours and relationships at all times.

Essential Criteria

• Medical Practitioner Registered in Australia.
• Sound clinical knowledge, skills and experience in contemporary medical and evidence based practice.
• Ability to work as an effective member of a multidisciplinary clinical team
• Patient safety and quality review knowledge and skills.

Benefits

• Generous Salary Packaging - maximise an employee’s net salary by directing some of their pre-tax salary to pay for certain benefit items, such as rent, personal loan or mortgage
• Parking – On-site, low cost parking facilities at all sites
• Beautiful Mornington Peninsula location
• Career development opportunities
• Supportive team environment

How to apply

To apply for this position via Seek, please click on 'Apply for this Position' which will re-direct you to our careers page. From our Careers page, to apply or to continue with your application from Seek please click on 'Apply Now' and follow the below steps to finalise your application:

Existing Account Users:
1. Click 'Sign in' and follow the prompts to upload your Resume and Cover letter

New Account Users:
1. Click 'Register' to create an account
2. Once registered, click 'Sign in' in the top right hand corner
3. Type in the reference number (located at the top of the ad)
4. Re click 'Apply Now’ and follow the prompts to upload your Resume and Cover letter

If you experience any issues signing in or registering to our careers page, please feel welcome to contact our HR Hotline on 03 9784 2700.

If you have any questions specific to the positon you are applying for, please feel welcome to contact the hiring manager via the contact details below

Other Information
• Ensuring the health and safety of our patients, visitors and staff is at the heart of everything we do. As part of this commitment, all new members of our team must complete a National Criminal History Records Check, meet the immunisation requirements of their role and demonstrate evidence of current work rights to work in Australia prior to commencement. You may also be required to provide a Working With Children Check card. To find out more about our quality employment standards and to prepare your application to join our team please visit: https://www.peninsulahealth.org.au/careers/working-preparing-employment/
Peninsula Health is committed to providing positive employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.
• Peninsula Health believes in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce where each person’s uniqueness is valued. Peninsula Health believes that by embracing the diverse life experiences and perspectives of our people, we will provide high-quality health care to all members of our community – regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, cultural background, disability, religion or sexual orientation.

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Selection Criteria Essential: General, Limited or provisional registration as a Medical Practitioner
Essential: Relevant experience in clinical management
Essential: Sound clinical knowledge, skills and experience in contemporary medical and evidence based practice
Essential: MB BS or equivalent
Desirable: Teaching skills
Contact Person Kym Scorah
Contact Number 97848699
Contact Email kscorah@phcn.vic.gov.au
Alternate Contact Person Nathan Johns
Alternate Contact Number 97848699
Closing Date 28/02/2019
Position Description 2019 Rehb Aged Care Registrar PD.pdf