Specialist Ophthalmologist

Job posted: 03/03/2023
Applications close: 31/03/2023 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

Job type: Part time

Organisation: The Royal Melbourne Hospital

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 68207

Reference: 68207

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Northern Metropolitan

The Royal Melbourne is one of Victoria’s largest hospitals providing a comprehensive range of health services including acute, sub-acute, general, and specialist medical services throughout inpatient and community based facilities. We are also a proud part of the world renowned Melbourne Biomedical Precinct, working in collaboration to advance research for continuous improvement of clinical care.

The Royal Melbourne Hospital Department of Imaging provides general and subspecialty Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging Services to the Royal Melbourne Hospital, City and Royal Park Campuses and to Melbourne Private Hospital and has links with co-located precinct partners The Royal Women’s Hospital, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre  and the  University of Melbourne Department of Radiology. As well as a busy clinical workload, the Department offers opportunities for teaching of Radiology registrars and medical students, and is actively involved in numerous areas of research.

We are looking for passionate and dedicated individuals to join our Ophthalmology team as a General, Medical Retina, Cataract and or Oculoplastic Sub-specialist.

This role is  Fractional/Fixed term (Leave Cover) position at 8.75 hours per fortnight with 5 sessions over a 4 week cycle, based at Royal Melbourne Hospital, City Campus in Parkville.

Mandatory Qualifications required

  • Must hold registration with the Medical Practitioners Board of Australia
  • Minimum of one year Fellowship training in vitreoretinal or medical retina ophthalmic subspecialty.

About You:

  • Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills.
  • Commitment to teaching and research in a multidisciplinary environment
  • Understanding of complex organisations and change concepts.
  • Understanding of Resource Management
  • Subspecialty expertise


  • A Values based organisation offering great prospects for career diversity and professional advancement, including training and research opportunities, and access to mentorship and leadership programs.
  • Comprehensive Health & Wellbeing Programs including; On-site staff gym, Staff Medical Service, Employee Assistance Program, Peer Support Program - run by our dedicated employees.
  • Salary packaging options, discounted onsite car parking, close to public transport.


If you are looking for a challenging role and can demonstrate the above capabilities, connect with us.

For a confidential discussion please connect via the details below.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Record Check. Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of an immunisation assessment and COVID-19 Vaccination prior to commencement.

Specialist Ophthalmologist

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

Not provided


Prof Elaine Chong - 93428133

Specialist Ophthalmologist