Senior Medical Staff

Job posted: 12/10/2021
Applications close: 06/12/2021 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Royal Women's Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 23647

Reference: 23647

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist / Women's Health General Practitioner (Obstetrics)

Fixed Term / Part Time - 12 Month Appointment

MBS Clinics - up to 2-3 Sessions available per week and Birth Suite On Call Cover

In October 2013, the Women's began providing maternity and gynaecology services at Sandringham Hospital (The Womens@Sandringham) to women of low to medium risk in its local community.  Alfred Health manages the Sandringham site and provides a number of services to the Women's as part of the contractual relationships eg. theatre, anaesthetics and allied health staff as well as infrastructure and non clinical support.  Maternity and Medical Staff employed within the service (Obstetrics & Gynaecology as well as Paediatrics) are employees of the Women's.

The current vacancies are for our MBS Clinics which operate on a Monday PM / Tuesday AM & PM / Thursday AM & PM and there is also an opportunity to be a Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist on our both a permanent or on the reliever Pool to assist with any back fill of Clinic, Theatre and On Call Birth Suite cover due to staff being absent due to Leave.  The Senior Medical Staff or Visiting Medical Officer positions report directly to the Head of Unit - Obstetrics & Gynaecology at the Womens@Sandringham and will provide exceptional services to the patients within the Obstetrics and gynaecology services.

The successful applicant will:

  • Providing high quality outpatient clinical services - MBS Clinics (Suitable for GP Obstetrician and O&G Consultants)

  • Providing high quality inpatient clinical services

  • Participation in the provision of emergency on call obstetric services to the Royal Women's (O&G Consultants only)

  • Play an active role in training registrars and resident medical officers and participate in the teaching of medical students and other health care trainees attached to the Women's Services

  • Assisting the Head of Units with some administrative responsibilities.

Your duties will include the following:

  • Direct Clinical care

  • Practice improvement, research and service delivery

  • Education, Training and Professional Development

  • Administrative Responsibilities

  • Quality and Accreditation

  • Standard Responsibilities as per the Organisational Directives (includes awareness and work in accordance with RWH policies and procedures, including OHS, EEO and Confidentiality and ensuring staff under direct supervision are working within these guidelines.  Will include other duties as directed consistent with the employee’s skill level and classification).

To be successful within this role you will need to have:

The Classification and Salary scale will be dependent on experience and you will be appointed and in accordance to the AMA Victoria - Victoria Public Health Sector Medical Specialist Enterprise Agreement 2018-2021.

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

Please be aware that in line with the Chief Health Officers COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination Direction, all workers at the Women's regardless of role, will be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. All applicants will be required to provide acceptable evidence of their vaccination status. Please attach the COVID-19 Vaccination Evidence/Evidence of Vaccination Booking within the 'additional documentation' component of the applicaton.

For more information about the position, please see the Position Description attached or to apply for this position please select ‘Apply Now’ below. 

** All Employment with the Women's is subject to and conditional upon a satisfactory clearance of Working with Children Check and Police Check.

Senior Medical Staff

Job type:

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Leonard Matthews - (03) 8345 2000
leonard.matthews@thewomen.org.au - (61) 4021 4718

Senior Medical Staff