Emergency Medicine Physician (As per award)

Job posted: 09/03/2022
Applications close: 26/07/2022 (Midnight)
28 days remaining

28 days remaining

Job Description

Location: South West Region | Warrnambool

Job type: Full time

Organisation: South West Healthcare

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Reference: VG/1613238

Reference: VG/1613238

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: South West Region | Warrnambool

Located on the beautiful Great South Coast, South West Healthcare offers a comprehensive range of medical, surgical and psychiatric services. The organisation serves a catchment in excess of 110,000 and comprises of a total of 282 beds and an extensive range of primary and community services. Warrnambool boasts excellent sporting, education (pre-school to university), social and cultural facilities. The city’s award winning foreshore promenade is a 5.7km path that stretches from the breakwater along the coastline to the Hopkins River mouth.

About the role

South West Healthcare (SWH) is seeking an experienced Emergency Medicine Physician to provide clinical leadership and management in our high quality emergency clinical services.This role is responsible for ensuring medical staff of the emergency department show professionalism at all times and model SWH's values. The Emergency Medicine Physician will work closely with the Emergency Medicine Clinical Director to monitor the activity and budget of the Department and also assist to plan, develop and implement coordinated clinical services.A key part of this role will be assisting the Clinical Director in providing an appropriate teaching program and to ensure the supervision of clinical practice and training of undergraduates and post graduates in the emergency department. This is a permanent full time position.

What you bring

The successful applicant will have a broad experience in the field of Emergency Medicine and hold suitable qualifications as a medical practitioner registered with AHPRA, be a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Emergency Physicians and hold a current registration with the Medical Practitioners Board of Australia. Strong effective communication, conflict management and team building skills are essential to this role, as this will have a positive attitude to towards training of junior medical staff.The successful applicant will have proficient leadership, organisational and interpersonal skills, as well as developed written and verbal communication skills. Knowledge in SWH's performance indicators and expectations are desirable.

What we offer

  • Excellent salary packaging options including meals & entertainment, novated leasing and additional superannuation contributions;
  • Internal and external professional development opportunities;
  • Ongoing clinical supervision;
  • A range of internal development opportunities focusing on personal development such as resilience and mentoring workshops and comprehensive leadership programs;
  • Excellent terms and conditions of employment.
  • Relocation support available.

Who we are

As an organisation SWH prides themselves on their values; Care, Respect, Excellence, Integrity and Leadership and their overall dedication to the local community.SWH respects all individuals and promote equity and inclusion of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people of all genders, sexual orientations, abilities, ages, racial, cultural and religious backgrounds and socio- economic status.To learn about the vibrant town and region please visit: http://www.warrnambool.com/

How to apply

Submit your application by selecting the Apply button below and include a cover letter and resume by Sunday 26 June 2022. Please ensure you address the selection criteria as outlined in the position description.Employment Terms and Conditions will be in line with the Victorian Public Health Sector – Medical Specialists Enterprise Agreement 2018-2021 or and the applicable classification commesurate with experience.The successful applicant will be required to be eligible for and undergo the following:

  • Police Record Check
  • Employee Working with Children's Check
  • Current Immunisation status
  • Credentialing via Equifax e-credentialing in line with The Department of Health and Human Services policy Credentialing and defining the scope of clinical practice for medical practitioners

Note: If you experience any difficulties with this website, please email: humanresources@swh.net.au

Emergency Medicine Physician  (As per award)

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

As per award


Dr Megan Cooney – Clinical Director Emergency Medi | mcooney@swh.net.au

Emergency Medicine Physician  (As per award)