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Advanced Trainee/Fellow in Paediatric Anaesthesia: 1 year post, mixed clinical/research

Job posted: 10/03/2020
Applications close: 24/04/2020 (Midnight)
18 days remaining

18 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Royal Children's Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 35391

Reference: 35391

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Advanced Trainee/Fellow in Paediatric Anaesthesia: 1 year post, mixed clinical/research


 


The Department of Paediatric Anaesthesia and Pain Management at the Royal Children’s Hospital has an annual turnover of 20,000 general anaesthetics, 2000 acute pain consultations and 200 chronic pain management consultations. The Department is staffed by 27 full time, 10 sessional specialist paediatric anaesthetists, 12 advanced trainees in paediatric anaesthesia and 9 anaesthesia registrars. There are 35 anaesthesia technologists who assist the anaesthetists.


 


In 2021 the Department is offering a twelve month advanced training mixed clinical/research position.



This position is suitable for an anaesthetist who does not yet hold FANZCA, or equivalent, has significant experience in anaesthesia research and can demonstrate the capacity to develop and lead international research collaborations.



Due to the May ANZCA exams being cancelled, applicants no longer have to satisfythe selection criteria 'must have passed their ANZCA final examination or equivalent by May 2020'.



The position will start on 1/02/2021 but consideration will be given for a start on 2/08/21.


 


The Advanced Paediatric Anaesthesia Training Program includes:



  • General paediatric anaesthesia

  • Paediatric anaesthesia sub-specialties:
    eg Craniofacial surgery, neurosurgery, urological surgery, major orthopaedic surgery, cardiac surgery, and cardiac, liver and renal transplantation

  • Acute pain management (ward rounds and out of hours cover)



An active anaesthesia teaching program is provided for all advanced trainees which includes:



  • 4-hour tutorial every second week designed for advanced trainees (on a 6 month cycle)

  • general departmental education meeting for ½ hour per week

  • regular evening 1½ hour seminar on selected topics



Advanced trainees will be expected to participate in the out of hours roster.


Candidates should be in ANZCA Provisional Fellow Year or equivalent and should have a minimum of 4 months previous experience of paediatric anaesthesia. The successful candidate should have significant research experience and demonstrate the ability to develop and lead international research collaborations




Assessment for this position will include personal CV and references as well as the planned application of the paediatric anaesthesia training to the individual’s career path.


Applicants must be eligible for registration as Medical Practitioners in Australia, and international applicants must be able to obtain an appropriate visa. Successful applicants must also hold a current Victorian Working with Children Card prior to commencing employment.



Requests for further information should be emailed to cathi.taylor@rch.org.au. Applications for this position should be lodged by 24th April 2020. Applications will be conditional on satisfactory police record checks.

Advanced Trainee/Fellow in Paediatric Anaesthesia: 1 year post, mixed clinical/research

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Contact:

Cathi Taylor - 0393455233
cathi.taylor@rch.org.au
Rob McDougall - 0393455233

Advanced Trainee/Fellow in Paediatric Anaesthesia: 1 year post, mixed clinical/research