Consultant Rehabilitation Physician/Geriatrician (As per advertisement)

Job posted: 21/07/2021
Applications close: 20/08/2021 (Midnight)
27 days remaining

27 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | East Gippsland

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Reference: VG/BRHS/MS/1550754

Reference: VG/BRHS/MS/1550754

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Gippsland | East Gippsland

Located at the gateway to the Lakes and Wilderness region, and an easy three hour drive from Melbourne, you can enjoy easy access to the Gippsland lakes and beaches, national parks and the snowfields. Fantastic lifestyle options are available combined with the opportunity to progress your Medical career.

If you are a skilled Rehabilitation Physician/Geriatrician looking for a new challenge and lifestyle change, this role will offer you this and more. 

Joining our dedicated team of Physicians this is a fantastic opportunity to enhance your skills and expertise in a clinical leadership position as the sole Rehabilitation Physician for BRHS.   In this role, you will provide high quality assessment and care to inpatients and outpatients, provide clinical leadership and supervision to junior medical staff and assist with future planning and service review processes.  As a key health professional at BRHS you will enjoy connection to community, providing continuity of care and having a positive impact on the community you are a part of.

Bairnsdale Regional Health Service (BRHS) provides a comprehensive array of high quality health care services to the rapidly growing region of East Gippsland and attracts talented health professionals who play a vital role in strengthening our local community. The BRHS Medical Workforce provides services across a broad spectrum of care including our Rehabilitation Unit that provides acute inpatient services, and an outpatient consultancy service.

If you choose BRHS, you choose career and lifestyle and you will experience regional living at its best.  Whether you reside on the Gippsland Lakes, the 90 mile beach, some acreage in the hills or a property in town minutes from work, you will relish an amazing work/life balance in a stunning part of Victoria.  East Gippsland offers something for everyone.  Find out more about living in East Gippsland here.

Applicants require Registration with the Medical Board of Australia or eligibility to obtain and relevant qualifications and experience in Rehabilitation Medicine and/or Geriatrics as per the attached position description.

In this role you will enjoy:

  • A clinical leadership role supervising and mentoring junior staff and students
  • Subacute medical care of the older patient, including rehabilitation and the management of patients under the Geriatric Evaluation and Management (GEM) model
  • Work collaboratively with clinical colleagues to deliver a high quality of care
  • Contributing to the future direction of Rehabilitation and Geriatric Patient Care at BRHS
  • Being part of a friendly and supportive team
  • Fantastic work/life balance

Organisational  benefits include:

  • An attractive remuneration package relevant to experience, Specialist level salary commencing at $242,000 per annum and negotiable
  • Full Time, Monday to Friday role
  • Access to an extensive range of salary packaging options 
  • Generous professional development support
  • Initial accommodation and relocation support

Criteria required:

  • Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery
  • Registration with AHPRA or eligibility for same
  • Fellowship of RACP and AFRM
  • Extensive knowledge & experience in Rehabilitation Medicine

Enquiries to: Lisa James, Medical Workforce Coordinator at lisa.james@brhs.com.au

Applications are to include a covering letter and resume and be submitted by selection “Apply Now” below.

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For information on East Gippsland visit  https://www.liveeastgippsland.com.au/

Consultant Rehabilitation Physician/Geriatrician (As per advertisement)

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

As per advertisement


Lisa James, Medical Workforce Coordinator | lisa.james@brhs.com.au

Consultant Rehabilitation Physician/Geriatrician (As per advertisement)