2023 Hospital Medical Officer - Year 3 - GP General Stream

Job posted: 01/07/2022
Applications close: 31/08/2022 (Midnight)
21 days remaining

21 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 27215

Reference: 27215

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan


  • Limited Term Full Time

  • Eastern Health

  • #docsgoeast

Eastern Health

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

About the role

We are recruiting Hospital Medical Officers (Year 3) - GP & General for the HMO year.  These positions are suitable for doctors wishing to pursue a career in General Practice, Emergency Medicine, Critical Care, Women & Children, or those who have yet to decide on a career path. Rotations include Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Paediatrics, Orthopaedics, Aged Care, General Medicine, Rehabilitation Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Mental Health.  All HMOs will participate in the night/relieving roster.

Eastern Health welcomes junior medical staff into a supportive and stimulating workplace. The GP and General stream is suited to HMOs seeking to establish a Critical Care, GP career or for those who are still determining their career direction and wish to strengthening their foundation will have access to broad, relevant clinical experience. Our excellent postgraduate medical education unit is headed by a Director and supported by four site based Supervisors of Junior Doctor Training, two Medical Education Officers and an Administrative assistant. The unit provides both an intern and HMO education program, and includes a junior doctor podcast, grand rounds and unit specific education. In 2023 we hope to return to some face to face workshops and simulation sessions providing COVID restrictions continue to be reduced.

About you 

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • Current registration with AHPRA

  • Highly developed interpersonal and leadership experience

  • A strong commitment to high quality care

  • The ability to work as part of a diverse team

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills

Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.

Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  This offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19 & Influenza, prior to commencing employment.

What we offer

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

Next Steps

If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!

Please note:

  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.

  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence

**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**

2023 Hospital Medical Officer - Year 3 - GP General Stream

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Melissa Burke

2023 Hospital Medical Officer - Year 3 - GP General Stream