2025 Cardiology Fellow - Adult congenital and Heart Failure

Job posted: 22/04/2024
Applications close: 31/05/2024 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Part time

Organisation: The Royal Melbourne Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 75457

Reference: 75457

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

2025 Cardiology Fellow – Adult Congenital and Heart Failure

Commencing February 2025 – Part Time – Fixed Term

The Royal Melbourne is one of Victoria’s largest hospitals providing a comprehensive range of health services including acute, sub-acute, general, and specialist medical services throughout inpatient and community-based facilities. We are also a proud part of the world-renowned Melbourne Biomedical Precinct, working in collaboration to advance research for continuous improvement of clinical care.

Unit Description:

The Cardiology Department at the Royal Melbourne Hospital is a major tertiary and quaternary referral centre.  The Department provides large adult congenital cardiac service and includes a combined congenital cardiac pregnancy service with the Royal Women's Hospital.  It has national and international recognition as a leading clinical and research Arrhythmia centre.  The Department also has major strengths in interventional coronary, structural and congenital cardiology and cardiac genetics.  It provides the state-wide complex lead extraction service.  The Department is affiliated with the University of Melbourne with major teaching and research priorities.  It works closely with the large cardiac surgery unit which has major interests in arterial grafting, off-pump bypass, valve repair, aortic and adult congenital surgery.

About the role:

A 12-month position is available beginning February 2025.  The Cardiology Department at the Royal Melbourne Hospital runs a large adult congenital cardiac service including echo/CT/cardiac MRI, angiography and congenital structural interventions, arrhythmia procedures and operations.  It also runs a combined congenital cardiac pregnancy service in combination with the Royal Women's Hospital.  We also have a growing heart failure service and manage patients on mechanical support with ECMO and are in the process of developing an Impella Service.  We also perform diagnostic cardiac biopsy.  Training will include involvement in inpatient rounds, outpatient clinics, involvement in cardiac procedures including echo, cardiac catheterisations and diagnostic cardiac biopsies..

About You:

  • Registration with the Medical Board of Australia (AHPRA) or eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia (for international Medical Graduates)
  • MBBS or equivalent tertiary qualifications
  • Successful completion of FRACP Basic Training including written and clinical examinations (FRACP Part 1)
  • Completion of 3 years Cardiology Advanced Trainee


  • A Values based organisation offering great prospects for career diversity and professional advancement, including training and research opportunities, and access to mentorship and leadership programs.
  • Comprehensive Health & Wellbeing Programs including On-site staff gym, Staff Medical Service, Employee Assistance Program, Peer Support Program - run by our dedicated employees.
  • Salary packaging options, discounted onsite car parking, close to public transport.


Upload your resume, cover letter and two references.

Please advise if you would like the references sent direct to a contact within your unit or if you are happy for the references to be sent directly to DiTrecruitment@mh.org.au

Find out more about The Royal Melbourne Hospital https://www.thermh.org.au If you have any questions or require more information, connect with us. We look forward to hearing from you.

The Royal Melbourne Hospital is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity, ethical practice, and the principles of Cultural Diversity and social inclusion.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check and a Working with Children Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment and COVID 19 Vaccination prior to commencement.

For more information, please contact Dr William Wilson on 9342 7589

Don't delay. Apply Now! Recruitment is ongoing, with interviews commencing as soon as suitable candidates are received.

2025 Cardiology Fellow - Adult congenital and Heart Failure

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

Not provided


Dr William Wilson - 0393427589
A/Prof James Wong - 0393427133

2025 Cardiology Fellow - Adult congenital and Heart Failure