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Peninsula Health
Reference Number 23003
Position Title Rehabilitation Physician
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Location All Sites - Community & Continuing Care and Allied Health
Advertisement text Peninsula Health is committed to providing high-quality healthcare services that are integrated, easily accessible, caring, and person and family centred to the Frankston and Mornington Peninsula communities. The role of employees in achieving this is recognised through attention to workplace culture, environment and capacity building.
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.

Position Summary

Part time Rehabilitation Physician working in our inpatient and community ambulatory services. Working in a multidisciplinary team environment and supported by Registrars and Residents. With a new management team we are developing innovative services and building a research capacity towards becoming leaders in Rehabilitation Medicine.

Key Responsibilities

• Provide high quality evidence based clinical care within the designated scope of practice
• Promote a culture of continuous improvement by monitoring services and practice
• Lead and manage junior staff to achieve optimum health outcomes
• Be aware of and work in accordance with organisational policies and procedures

Essential Criteria

• Medical Practitioner Registered in Australia.
• Fellow of Australasian Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine (FAFRM).
• Relevant track record and experience in clinical management.
• 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
• Teaching skills.
• Patient safety and quality review knowledge and skills.


• Supportive and dynamic team environment, salary packaging benefits, career development

How to apply

To apply, please click on the APPLY NOW button to forward you current resume and covering letter for consideration

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 meet the immunisation requirements of their role prior to commencement.
• 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: Medical Practitioner Registered in Australia Fellow of Australasian Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine (FAFRM)
Contact Person Kym Scorah
Contact Number 0397848699
Contact Email kscorah@phcn.vic.gov.au
Alternate Contact Person Dr Nathan Johns
Alternate Contact Number 0397848699
Closing Date 10/07/2018
Position Description Rehabilitation Physician SMS v2.pdf