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2023 Geriatrics Accredited Registrars / Advanced Trainees

Job posted: 01/06/2022
Applications close: 23/08/2022 (Midnight)
13 days remaining

13 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Geelong

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Barwon Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 174190

Reference: 174190

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Geelong

Barwon Doctors


 



  • Provide best care, every person, every day, so that everyone feels better

  • Be recognised, be challenged, be your best

  • Lifestyle! A stone throw from the Surf Coast, Bellarine Peninsula and Great Ocean Road


Area Profile


Sitting within one of Victoria’s six regional health centres, Barwon Health serves the community of Greater Geelong and beyond. Victoria’s second largest city after Melbourne! We serve over 500,000 people through the efforts of over 8,000 staff and more than 1200 volunteers.


Enjoy the range of lifestyle choices Geelong has to offer including inner city, coastal, suburban and rural homes at affordable prices and high standard of schooling options throughout the area. You will appreciate the beautiful parks, rivers, walks and wineries.


To find out more about the Geelong region, visit our Moving to the Region page on the Barwon Health website.


Part of a Team


Barwon Health provides opportunities for a broad range of experience for geriatric medicine advanced trainees in a well-supported environment. Rotations include community (ACAS, Residential In-Reach, domiciliary TCP program), inpatient GEM unit, GEM@home program, Orthogeriatrics Service, Acute Hospital Consults Service, residential TCP program and Specialist clinics (including CDAMS, Continence Service, Falls and Balance Clinic and Geriatric Medicine CRC clinic). One of the key strengths of our training program is the strong focus on the community rotations (including the newly established GEM@home program) and significant exposure to continence service which previous trainees found it a very valuable addition to their training experiences.


Barwon Health also has a strong affiliation with the Deakin Medical School. All trainees will have the opportunity to be involved in the teaching of final year medical student in their aged care rotation. In addition, we also have linked to several research groups within Barwon Health and Deakin University Faculty of Health. We provide access to research and statistical support within Barwon Health and through Deakin University. There is plenty of opportunity for trainees to conduct a research study in a well-supported environment to satisfy the college training requirement.


About the Role


Download our position description from Barwon Health Careers and read all about specifics of the role. Alternatively if you wish to speak directly to the Clinical Head of Unit or Director of Medical Workforce the contact details can be found at Barwon Health Careers.


If you have the qualifications and aptitude along with excellent interpersonal skills and the commitment to improving patient care, this may be the role for you!


Barwon Health currently has 5 advanced trainee positions in Geriatric Medicine and 2 positions for the rotating BPT. We are accredited to provide 24 months of core training. We offer a variety of different rotations in Geriatric Medicine as described above.


All applicants are advised that Barwon Health is participating in the Centralised Match for 2023 Geriatric Medicine Advanced Trainees in Victoria. Applicants need to apply to Barwon Health and also register with the PMCV/RACP centralised matching system.


https://www.pmcv.com.au/ 


What we offer


Attractive salary packaging benefits!



  • Living Expenses capped at $9,010 and includes repayments on mortgages, credit cards, personal loans and rental payments

  • Meal Entertainment & Accommodation capped at $2,650 and includes food and drink consumed in a social or entertainment settings and some accommodation expenditure


Diversity and Inclusion


At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.


At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with a disability and people with diverse backgrounds.


If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Talent Acquisition via email at medicalrecruitment@barwonhealth.org.au


We Barwon Health are proud to be Totally Smoke Free.


This role must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and meet the requirements of the Barwon Health Immunisation Policy.


Applications from Recruitment Agencies will not be accepted for this position all candidates must apply directly to Barwon Health.


Barwon Doctors


 



  • Provide best care, every person, every day, so that everyone feels better

  • Be recognised, be challenged, be your best

  • Lifestyle! A stone throw from the Surf Coast, Bellarine Peninsula and Great Ocean Road


Area Profile


Sitting within one of Victoria’s six regional health centres, Barwon Health serves the community of Greater Geelong and beyond. Victoria’s second largest city after Melbourne! We serve over 500,000 people through the efforts of over 8,000 staff and more than 1200 volunteers.


Enjoy the range of lifestyle choices Geelong has to offer including inner city, coastal, suburban and rural homes at affordable prices and high standard of schooling options throughout the area. You will appreciate the beautiful parks, rivers, walks and wineries.


To find out more about the Geelong region, visit our Moving to the Region page on the Barwon Health website.


Part of a Team


Barwon Health provides opportunities for a broad range of experience for geriatric medicine advanced trainees in a well-supported environment. Rotations include community (ACAS, Residential In-Reach, domiciliary TCP program), inpatient GEM unit, GEM@home program, Orthogeriatrics Service, Acute Hospital Consults Service, residential TCP program and Specialist clinics (including CDAMS, Continence Service, Falls and Balance Clinic and Geriatric Medicine CRC clinic). One of the key strengths of our training program is the strong focus on the community rotations (including the newly established GEM@home program) and significant exposure to continence service which previous trainees found it a very valuable addition to their training experiences.


Barwon Health also has a strong affiliation with the Deakin Medical School. All trainees will have the opportunity to be involved in the teaching of final year medical student in their aged care rotation. In addition, we also have linked to several research groups within Barwon Health and Deakin University Faculty of Health. We provide access to research and statistical support within Barwon Health and through Deakin University. There is plenty of opportunity for trainees to conduct a research study in a well-supported environment to satisfy the college training requirement.


About the Role


Download our position description from Barwon Health Careers and read all about specifics of the role. Alternatively if you wish to speak directly to the Clinical Head of Unit or Director of Medical Workforce the contact details can be found at Barwon Health Careers.


If you have the qualifications and aptitude along with excellent interpersonal skills and the commitment to improving patient care, this may be the role for you!


Barwon Health currently has 5 advanced trainee positions in Geriatric Medicine and 2 positions for the rotating BPT. We are accredited to provide 24 months of core training. We offer a variety of different rotations in Geriatric Medicine as described above.


All applicants are advised that Barwon Health is participating in the Centralised Match for 2023 Geriatric Medicine Advanced Trainees in Victoria. Applicants need to apply to Barwon Health and also register with the PMCV/RACP centralised matching system.


https://www.pmcv.com.au/ 


What we offer


Attractive salary packaging benefits!



  • Living Expenses capped at $9,010 and includes repayments on mortgages, credit cards, personal loans and rental payments

  • Meal Entertainment & Accommodation capped at $2,650 and includes food and drink consumed in a social or entertainment settings and some accommodation expenditure


Diversity and Inclusion


At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.


At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with a disability and people with diverse backgrounds.


If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Talent Acquisition via email at medicalrecruitment@barwonhealth.org.au


We Barwon Health are proud to be Totally Smoke Free.


This role must be fully vaccinated for Covid -19 and influenza and meet the requirements of the Barwon Health immunisation policy.You will be required to upload your Immunisation History with evidence of influenza vaccination from March 2022 in the application process. Please use the "free text document" upload function for this purpose.


 


Applications from Recruitment Agencies will not be accepted for this position all candidates must apply directly to Barwon Health.

2023 Geriatrics Accredited Registrars / Advanced Trainees

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Contact:

Dr Rob Malon - 03 4215 5566
Dr Boon Ng - 03 4215 5566

2023 Geriatrics Accredited Registrars / Advanced Trainees