Urology Registrar - 2022

Job posted: 09/07/2021
Applications close: 30/07/2021 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 20202

Reference: 20202

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne

Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for positions now open at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – a place where our normal days are extraordinary; as are the people we care for.

Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.

Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building.

Your role in our future.


The Division of Cancer Surgery has a prolific Urology Department, and we invite applications for our Urology Registrar position. The position is for 12 months, and is ideally suited for trainees interested in pursuing a career in urology. It involves working with our five Consultant Urologists and two Fellows in a high volume cancer centre.  The position gives extensive exposure to all aspects of urological oncology, robotic surgery in particular.

Duties will include managing urology in-patients and outpatients with close liaison between the Division of Cancer Surgery and the Department of Anaesthesia & Pain Medicine, as well as integration into the multidisciplinary Genitourinary Oncology tumour stream.

There are extensive research opportunities within the Division of Cancer Surgery as well as research laboratories at our Centre. The successful applicant will have a demonstrable interest in research and is expected to play a key role in continuing our highly successful research program. There is also the possibility for private assisting.

The position involves working with a dedicated multidisciplinary team of cancer specialists in a tertiary referral cancer centre. The successful applicant is involved in the diagnosis, work up, surgery and post-operative care of urology patients. It also involves the care of non-operative and palliative patients. The fellow is expected to be involved with managing the unit, outpatients, teaching, research and being involved in the on-call roster.

The Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre at the Victoria Comprehensive Cancer Centre (VCCC) is Australia’s only public hospital solely dedicated to cancer and one of an elite group of hospitals worldwide to have its own integrated cancer research program and laboratories.  Since June 2016 the hospital has partnered with the Royal Melbourne Hospital and the Royal Women’s Hospitals in Melbourne. The new building is also shared with the University of Melbourne with additional research links to the many research Institutes in Parkville.

For further information about this opportunity, please review the position description.

Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary Packaging

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Central City Location

  • Training and Development Program

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Urology Registrar - 2022