Specialist Physician - Medical Division (As per advertisement)

Job posted: 28/07/2022
Applications close: 22/08/2022 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: South West Region | Warrnambool

Job type: Part time

Organisation: South West Healthcare

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical and Nursing

Reference: VG/1649444

Reference: VG/1649444

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) has exciting opportunities for a Specialist Physicians to join their medical team. Physician expertise is sought with interests in Cardiology, Respiratory & Nephrology medicine and Infectious Diseases in addition to using skills in Acute General Medicine to join their medical team.

SWH are seeking a team player who thrives in a supportive, collaborative environment. You will be welcomed into a dynamic team combining VMO and staff specialist colleagues with a diverse range of special interest and expertise, committed to delivering safe, best practice clinical services to patients. 

The Specialist Physician will participate in the provision of high quality General Medicine outpatient and inpatient services.  In this role, you will have the opportunity to contribute to the teaching programme for undergraduate medical students via affiliate positions with Deakin University, junior medical staff and physician trainees (basic and advanced).  An interest in quality improvement is also highly valued.

What you bring

The successful applicant will be a registered medical practitioner with AHPRA. Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP) with specialist recognition in an appropriate specialty with an interest and skills in Acute General Medicine are both essential for this position. Willingness to participate in relevant college education programs particularly related to General Medicine and demonstrated experience in teaching junior medical staff and medical students are required.

We offer excellent terms and conditions of engagement

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.

SWH is the major specialist referral centre for the Barwon South West sub-region, and provides a comprehensive range of acute, sub-acute, specialist, community, mental health and aged services.

With a population of 39,000 and a catchment of 100,000 Warrnambool is the regional centre to Victoria's Great South Coast.

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 and include a cover letter and resume by Monday 22 August 2022. Please ensure you address the selection criteria as outlined in the position description.

Employment Terms and Conditions will be in line with the AMA Victoria - Victorian Public Health Sector -

Medical Specialists Enterprise Agreement 2018-2021 with the appropriate classification commensurate 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

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

Specialist Physician -  Medical Division (As per advertisement)

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

As per advertisement


Jen Dorney (Manager Medical Workforce) | jdorney@swh.net.au 55634146

Specialist Physician -  Medical Division (As per advertisement)