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Consultant Paediatric Haematology-Oncology

Job posted: 29/04/2022
Applications close: 10/06/2022 (Midnight)
15 days remaining

15 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Monash Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 53016

Reference: 53016

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

The appointee to this position will be a clinician scientist who will work within the wider CCC multidisciplinary team to provide high quality and coordinated clinical care to the patients and their families who access the paediatric haematology/oncology service. Monash University will provide funding for research for up to four years to promote the integration of research into clinical practice for children with cancer.


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 life-span from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers. More than 18,000 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.


About Monash Doctors


There are more than 2,000 Senior and 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 the Children’s Cancer Centre


The CCC is an integral part of the new Monash Children’s Hospital caring for approximately 30% of Victoria’s childhood cancer patients. The CCC is also the primary treating team at Monash Health for children with haematological conditions, including non-malignant haematological diseases. The CCC has an ambulatory care ward that provides complex cancer care across the disease continuum and admits children with haematological and oncological conditions to the paediatric inpatient units within the MCH. This position also works closely with the Paediatric Integrated Cancer Service (PICS) and the Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH) as required ensuring equity of access to clinical trials for children with cancer in Victoria. Clinical trials are conducted under the auspices of the international Children’s Oncology Group (COG).


About the Role


Monash University is partnering with Monash Health to provide a joint appointment for a full time Consultant Paediatric Haematologist/Oncologist (0.6 FTE) with protected research time (0.4 FTE). The appointee to this position will be a clinician scientist who will work within the wider CCC multidisciplinary team to provide high quality and coordinated clinical care to the patients and their families who access the paediatric haematology/oncology service. Monash University will provide funding for research for up to four years to promote the integration of research into clinical practice for children with cancer.


 What you need:



  • Registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

  • Appropriate health professional tertiary qualifications

  • Fellowship of the RACS or equivalent

  • Working with Children's Certificate

  • Membership with RACS and ASOHNS

  • Australian Working Rights




What We Offer:



  • access to Monash Health in-house learning portals to further expand your acute clinical skills & knowledge base

  • avenues to further develop your leadership & project management skills

  • mentorship & career guidance

  • support to attend relevant forums & conferences

  • a supportive learning environment, should you wish to undertake postgraduate studies


In addition, you will have access to benefits including salary packaging to increase your take-home pay, access to onsite subsidised staff car parking and gym, uniform and the Employee Assistance Program (EAP).


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.

Consultant Paediatric Haematology-Oncology

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Contact:

Peter Downie - 8572 3456

Consultant Paediatric Haematology-Oncology