Public Health Registrar

Job posted: 03/09/2021
Applications close: 30/09/2021 (Midnight)
9 days remaining

9 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Austin Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 38654

Reference: 38654

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Austin Health is one of Victoria’s largest health care providers.  Our 9,000 employees and 425 volunteers provide safe, high quality, person-centred care at Austin Hospital, Olivia Newton-John Cancer, Wellness and Research Centre (ONJ Centre), Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital and Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre, as well as in the community through Hospital-in-the-Home and partner health services.  We are an internationally recognised leader in clinical teaching, training and research and have affiliations with many leading universities and research institutes.

An exciting opportunity currently exists for enthusiasticPublic Health Registrars to join theNorth East Public Health Unit (NEPHU) commencing September 2021.

Details of position:

  • Three (2) Public Health Registrar positions available

  • Hours per week:  43

  • Employment Status:  Full time, Fixed-term

As a member of the North Eastern Public Health Unit (NEPHU), the Public Health Registrar will be a key part of the team undertaking end-to-end management of cases, contacts and outbreaks of COVID-19 in the NEPHU catchment. The Public Health Registrar will also participate in epidemiological investigations, community engagement opportunities and projects relevant to COVID-19. As the unit’s functions broadens there will be opportunities to undertake a wider range of public health practice, including responsive activity, research, and projects.

To be successful for this role you must:

  • Be a registered Medical Practitioner with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

  • Must meet eligibility requirements to enter Advanced Training in Public Health Medicine or be an existing Advanced Trainee in Public Health Medicine

  • Demonstrate a commitment to high quality care of patients and the community

  • Demonstrate a commitment to working as a team member with peer medical, nursing and other staff to provide efficient, safe and quality care across the continuum of public health, and

Please refer to the position description for further information about the role and required knowledge and skills.

Work with us!  Your reward is to work in a collaborative environment which will provide you with opportunities for ongoing training and development. Your benefits will include salary packaging, employee assistance program and a staff health centre.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Certificate conducted by Austin Health and if required, a Working With Children Check.

Austin Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

Application Instructions:

Click on ‘Apply Now’. You will be required to Sign in OR Register for an Austin Health Careers Account.

Please note: You will be required to attach copies of the following to your online application:

  • Cover letter

  • Current Curriculum Vitae (CV)

  • Proof of Identification (current passport or Australian drivers licence)

  • Working with Children’s Check Card (where applicable)

Public Health Registrar

Job type:

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Annaliese van Diemen - (03) 9496 5000
annaliese.vandiemen@austin.org.au - (__) ____ ____

Public Health Registrar