Emergency CMO

Job posted: 26/07/2022
Applications close: 26/09/2022 (Midnight)
47 days remaining

47 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Peninsula Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 30406

Reference: 30406

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

• Ideal opportunity to develop your career
• Mornington Peninsula Location
• Salary Packaging Benefits

Who We Are and What We Stand For

Peninsula Health is the major metropolitan health service caring for a community of 300,000 people. Our Vision is to provide exceptional health and community care. To realise this vision we need people who strive for a sense of achievement, take an interest in their individual growth, enjoy innovation and looking for ways to improve and have a passion for communicating and connecting with others.

In representing Peninsula Health, we expect all employees and volunteers to reflect our values: Be the Best, Be a Role Model, Be Open and Honest, Be Compassionate and Respectful and Be Collaborative. We are One Peninsula Health.

What You Will Be Doing

The Emergency Department currently sees over 75,000 patients per annum. The admission rate is about 40%, with high acuity presentations.
There are currently 37 consultants working in the Emergency Department across both sites including 3 ACEM examiners. Peninsula Health Emergency Medicine has a strong educational program and is accredited by ACEM for 2 years of Advance Vocational training at Frankston ED, while Rosebud ED is accredited by ACEM for 6 months.

The successful candidate would be expected to be competent in managing most aspects of ED presentation with minimal FACEM support/supervision, at senior ED trainee level or above. They should also be able to supervise junior ED medical staff with clinical and disposition decisions.

• Airway management and resuscitation skills are essential for this position.
• Previous ICU and anesthetics experience are desirable.
• The position involves working at both Frankston ED and Rosebud ED sites.

Key Responsibilities

• Under direction, provide appropriate medical care to patients and assist more senior doctors in complex cases.
• Build and expand personal skill levels to ensure that clients receive the best possible service reflecting up to date evidence based professional practice
• Be aware of and work in accordance with organisational policies and procedures including occupational health and safety and relevant legislative requirements.
• Demonstrate positive workplace behaviours and relationships at all times

What Next

If you experience any issues signing in or registering, please feel welcome to contact us - the People, Experience & Performance Team on (03) 9784 2700.

Additional Requirements

Peninsula Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We encourage applications from individuals from all cultural backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. We also provide a safe and supportive workplace for people with disabilities.

To find out more about our recruitment processes, compliance obligations and to prepare your application to join our team please visit:


This role must be fully vaccinated for Covid-19 and meet the requirements of the Peninsula Health immunisation policy.

Join Peninsula Health and help us to deliver safe, personal, effective & connected care to every person, every time.
Emergency CMO

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Shivnesh Ram - 0397841690
Ifeanyi Chiezey

Emergency CMO