2023 Monash Health Imaging Interventional Clinical Fellow

Job posted: 11/05/2022
Applications close: 25/05/2022 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 53274

Reference: 53274

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Applications are invited from qualified medical practitioners for the position of Monash Health Imaging Interventional Radiology Fellow. The position would best suit a doctor who is wishing to extend the knowledge in basic science and clinical practice of Interventional Radiology and gain experience at this level.

Our professional team fosters an innovative, respectful and positive team-based culture. Your passion for excellence will be encouraged and professional growth will flourish as a result.

About Monash Health

Monash Health is Victoria's largest public health service. We are proud to provide healthcare to one quarter of Melbourne's population, across the entire lifespan from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers. More than 22,000 employees work at over 40 care locations across south eastern Melbourne, including Monash Medical Centre, Monash Children's Hospital, Moorabbin Hospital, Dandenong Hospital, Casey Hospital, Kingston Centre, Cranbourne Centre, and an extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org.

We are an equal opportunity employer and committed to a fair, non-discriminatory workplace that maximises the talent, potential and contribution of all.

About Monash Doctors

There are more than 1,500 Junior Medical staff positions at Monash Health in over 200 medical specialties, to help grow your career. We offer unparalleled opportunities in Victoria's largest & most clinically diverse teaching health service.

About Monash Health Imaging

Imaging at Monash Health incorporates a full range of services including CT, US, MRI, DEXA, PET, Nuclear Medicine, X-Ray, Lithotripsy, OPG, Mammography, Fluoroscopy and Interventional and Therapeutic imaging services at the Monash Medical Centre - Clayton; Monash Children's Hospital, Clayton; Dandenong Hospital, Dandenong; Casey Hospital, Berwick; Moorabbin Hospital, Bentleigh East; Kingston Centre, Cheltenham and the Pakenham Health Centre, Pakenham. Imaging also supports the Monash University Biomedical Imaging site including MRI and PET MRI. The service provides over 365,000 imaging examinations per year across all sites, currently employs approximately 500 EFT and has a gross operating budget in excess of $100M.

The Imaging program clearly defines its mission as the delivery of leading edge, evidence-based diagnostic and therapeutic imaging services and research and education that meets the needs of our community and employees. Our proposed vision is to relentlessly pursue excellence and be a beacon within imaging and be the prime provider and destination of choice for our community, referrers, researchers, educational institutions, employees and students

About the Role

Work as part of a multidisciplinary team to provide safe and effective person centred care, provide teaching and supervision of resident medical staff and students. To extend the knowledge in the basic science and practice of Interventional Radiology Imaging through a wide range of clinical presentations and imaging studies, and through direct teaching and supervision.

  • Participation in the on call roster is expected

  • This position is based across all Monash Health campuses

As an Interventional Fellow, you will have a significant responsibility and a complex role.  You will be required to undertake:

  • Patient assessment and management in consultation with the treating consultant

  • Patient care coordination

  • Intern/HMO support, supervision, feedback and teaching

  • Student interaction and teaching

  • Family member communication, feedback and liaison

  • Extensive interaction with the other health professionals, especially, the nursing and allied health staff

  • Self-management (including time management, accessing education and training and completing college requirements)

  • Provide clinical leadership to the multidisciplinary treating team

  • Demonstrate commitment towards key organisational initiatives

  • Demonstrate compliance with all relevant Monash Health Policies and Procedures


You are accountable to your Unit Head/consultant for the care all the patients in the unit. It is your responsibility to:

  • Provide safe and high quality person-centred care for patients under your care

  • Ensure coordination of care for patients in your unit

  • Ensure timely and clear clinical communication including clinical handover with regards to patients under your care

  • Ensure timely escalation of care related issues to your consultant when required

  • In your clinical practice demonstrate commitment to quality and safety and Monash Health's “Patient first” initiative.

  • In your clinical practice demonstrate commitment towards Monash Health's “Four hours will be ours” initiative

About You

You will:

Demonstrate a commitment to profession-led regulation.

Demonstrate a high level commitment to ethical practice.

Demonstrate an ability to effectively manage matters of patient safety and quality of care.

Understand the role of the relevant College and the associated expectations of the Fellow role.

What you need:

  • A medical qualification (MBBS or equivalent) which is recognised for registration by the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

  • Trainee of relevant medical college.

  • Part II FRANZCR exam and 5 years of Registrar training (or equivalent training for oversees applicants). 

  • Victorian Employee Working with Children Check.

  • Radiation Use Licence

What we offer:

  • Salary packaging.

  • Onsite discounted staff parking.

  • Discounted banking (BankVic).

  • Onsite Gym.

  • Access to professional development courses and seminars.

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

How to Apply

Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.
Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed.  These include:

  • reference checks

  • a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months;

  • a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same);and

  • proof of immunisation.

Under the Victorian Public Health orders, all employees working within the Public Health system must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and are required to provide acceptable evidence of their vaccination status.  The current orders require evidence of three doses.
All applicants to positions with Monash Health will need to upload acceptable evidence of full vaccination against COVID-19 as part of their application.  Acceptable evidence is a copy of your Immunisation History Statement or your COVID-19 Digital Certificate, which can be accessed via MyGov.

2023 Monash Health Imaging Interventional Clinical Fellow

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A/Prof. Stuart Lyon - 9594 7649

2023 Monash Health Imaging Interventional Clinical Fellow