Hospital Medical Officer Year 2 (As per award)

Job posted: 02/05/2022
Applications close: 01/06/2022 (Midnight)
14 days remaining

14 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/1626594

Reference: VG/1626594

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's (SWH) Medical directorate has a Hospital Medical Officer Year 2 (HMO2) position available, rotating through several PMCV accredited clinical disciplines of Emergency Medicine, General Medicine, General Surgery, Rehabilitation, Paediatrics and Women's Health.


This full time (76 hours per fortnight) HMO2 position is available from August 2022 until February 2024.

What you bring

As a HMO2 holding a medical degree (MBBS or equivalent) recognised and registered by the Medical Board of Australia, you will have developed experience and skills delivering safe, high quality patient care. You will be committed to working in an interdisciplinary team and ongoing learning and self- development, with an ability to seek advice when necessary.

Applicants must have or be able to obtain Australian working rights.

Who we are

South West Healthcare is a fully integrated facility with a total of 282 beds (216 acute, 36 aged care and 30 mental health).  Warrnambool Campus (212 beds) provides acute, rehabilitation and mental health care, together with extensive outpatient and community services.  Wards include medicine, surgery, obstetrics and gynaecology, six bed critical care unit, dialysis, emergency, inpatient psychiatry, GEM and rehabilitation.  There are three fully equipped operating theatres and a separate endoscopy suite.

Our hospital is considered one of the most modern and technologically advanced health services in regional Australia.  This enables us to provide world best-practice treatment, care and support to a catchment population of 110,000 spread across 10,323 square kilometres.  Only three hours drive from Melbourne with a direct train service four times per day, there are excellent facilities for education from preschool to university level, and opportunities to participate in all areas of the creative arts and sport.  SWH has approximately 16,000 admissions and over 26,500 emergency department attendances per year.

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, full personal particulars, qualifications and experience; together with the names of three (3) referees by Wednesday 1 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 – Doctors In Training Enterprise Agreement 2018-2021 or and the applicable classification HM12 – Hospital Medical Officer Year 2.

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

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

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.

Hospital Medical Officer Year 2 (As per award)

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

As per award


Paula Conlan (Medical Workforce Coordinator) | 03 5563 1346 or email pconlan@swh.net.au

Hospital Medical Officer Year 2 (As per award)