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Peninsula Health

Reference Number 30255
Position Title Mid - Year Surgery Resident PGY2/3
Employment Status Permanent Full Time, Limited Term Full Time, Limited Term Part Time
Location Frankston Hospital
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•Join a supportive health care network that is focused on career development, wellbeing and education. Be part of the Frankston Private Transition Project at Peninsula Health
• Salary Packaging available
• Frankston and Mornington Peninsula location

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

September 2022 commencement.

This PGY2/PGY3 placement is designed to provide appropriate exposure and experience to enable the junior doctor to consolidate their learning from their PGY1 year, and attain the required skills and knowledge relevant for each rotation. Skills progression should assist the PGY2 to meet the entry requirements for specialist training programs.

Under the direction of more experienced medical staff, primarily registrars, and through collaboration with other health professionals, the resident provides effective appropriate medical care commensurate with their capabilities and in accordance with delegated clinical privileges that vary from site to site.

As part of the Frankston Private transition, incumbents will have the opportunity for sought after Anaesthetics exposure during their terms as well as the potential for extended contract until February 2024.

What You Need

•MBBS or equivalent
•Satisfactory completion of a recognised Intern program (PGY1)
•Eligible for registration with AHPRA as a Medical Practitioner.

What Next

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 position you are applying for, please feel welcome to contact Medical Workforce

Additional Requirements

Peninsula Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We encourage applications from individuals from all cultural backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. We also provide a safe and supportive workplace for people with disabilities.

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.

Join Peninsula Health and help us to deliver safe, personal, effective & connected care to every person, every time.
Selection Criteria Essential: MBBS or equivalent.
Essential: Current registration as a medical practitioner with AHPRA (General, Provisional or Limited with Lvl 2 Supervision)
Essential: Successful completion of Intern (PGY1) year.
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.
Contact Person Jade Channell
Contact Number 0397847942
Contact Email jchannell@phcn.vic.gov.au
Alternate Contact Person Brooke Maguinness
Alternate Contact Number 0397847388
Closing Date 18/07/2022
Position Description Surgical Resident PGY2&3 2022 PD (1).pdf