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Peninsula Health
Reference Number 28145
Position Title Paediatric Registrar
Employment Status Limited Term Full Time
Location All Sites
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• Join a supportive health care network that is focused on career development, wellbeing and education
• Experience the feel of a large metropolitan hospital away from the hustle and bustle

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.

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

Peninsula Health has a position vacant for a General Paediatric Registrar. This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic, supportive and professional Paediatric team.
Registrars are medical practitioners with experience in Paediatrics and Neonates who work within a multidisciplinary team. A Registrar’s performance is supervised and monitored by specialists to ensure they are entrusted with responsibilities commensurate with their capabilities.

The Paediatric Registrar works in an inpatient environment within Children’s ward, SCN, WHU and ED as well as attending deliveries and theatre when required. The Registrar also works across a wide variety of clinics. The Registrars roster is a 7-day rotating roster across all shifts, including Night duty and weekends. Under direction, the registrar reviews medical, developmental, and behavioural needs of 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 Medical Students.

What You Need

This position is open to basic and advanced paediatric trainees and also ED trainees requiring Paediatric Experience. As the position is being filled outside the Victorian Basic Training Network, it is non- accredited for basic training with the Royal Australian College of Physicians.

It is Accredited for Advanced Training – General Paediatrics with Perinatal Medicine.
This position in General Paediatrics, commencing 2 August 2021 to February 2022.

What Next

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

Additional Requirements

Peninsula Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and individuals from all cultural backgrounds. 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:

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: Eligible for registration with AHPRA as a Medical Practitioner
Essential: Sound clinical knowledge, skills and experience in contemporary medical and evidence based practice
Essential: Relevant experience in the field of Paediatric Medicine
Contact Person Kim Adams
Contact Number 97848329
Contact Email kadams@phcn.vic.gov.au
Alternate Contact Person Karen O'Brien
Alternate Contact Number
Closing Date 26/07/2021
Position Description Position Description 2021 Registrar position Augus.pdf