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Basic Physician Trainee (BPT2)

Job posted: 09/06/2021
Applications close: 14/07/2021 (Midnight)
25 days remaining

25 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Austin Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 37895

Reference: 37895

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology, mental health and rehabilitation.


An exciting opportunity currently exists for enthusiastic HMOs to join Austin Health in February 2022 as a Basic Physician Trainee (BPT2).


Details of position/position requirements


Successful trainees will be offered a wide selection of general and speciality rotations within a major teaching hospital, a smaller metro hospital (Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital campus), and a large regional hospital (Bendigo Health). Please note that a regional/rural term is an expected component of Central North West Consortium BPT2 appointments.


Two year contracts will be offered as an option to BPT2 candidates successfully matched to Austin/Bendigo Health in 2022 who have at least 36 weeks of speciality BPT rotations accredited (note: eligible candidates will have the option to accept either one or two year contracts). Rosters are created to optimise training experience and speciality time over the basic physician training years.


The Central North West Consortium offers comprehensive support across all years of the PREP program with all rotations accredited by the RACP.We have a long tradition of providing excellent physician training to trainees within this consortium.A training program to support trainees preparing for the written and clinical RACP examinations has been implemented across all sites within the consortium. In-house written exam lectures are held September to January each year finishing with a mock 170 question written exam. Applicants for PGY3 positions intending to complete the RACP examination process will be given priority for subsequent appointment to PGY4 positions the following year to enable optimal allocation of rotations and facilitate exam preparation for trainees. Further information can be obtained atwww.centralnorthwest.org.au


Please note that these positions will be processed through the Postgraduate Medical Council Victoria Allocation and Placement Service.


Work with us! Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development. Your benefits will include salary packaging, and employee assistance program.


All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working With Children Check.


Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.


Application Instructions:


Click on ‘Apply Now’ at the end of this page. You will be directed to sign in/register through the Austin Health Careers Site. Complete the registration process as prompted.


Please note: You will be required to attach copies of the following to your online application:



  • Cover letter

  • Current Curriculum Vitae (CV)

  • Photo



Basic Physician Trainee (BPT2)

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Contact:

Leanne Valenti - (03) 9496 5406 - (__) ____ ____

Basic Physician Trainee (BPT2)