Position Details
Reference Number 37345
Position Title Rehabilitation Registrar
Employment Status Fixed Term Full Time
Award Classification AMA Victoria - Victorian Public Health Sector - Doctors in Training Enterprise Agreement - REG Year 1
AMA Victoria - Victorian Public Health Sector - Doctors in Training Enterprise Agreement - REG Year 6 and therafter
Salary $50.39 - $69.36 per hour
Location Austin Hospital
Hours per Week 43
Position Summary

Austin Health is the major provider of tertiary health services, health professional education and research across 3 campuses in the northeast of Melbourne and state-wide. Austin Health is world-renowned for its research and specialist work in cancer, liver transplantation, spinal cord injuries, neurology, endocrinology, mental health and rehabilitation.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and enthusiastic medical practitioners to join our team as a Rehabilitation Registrar in the Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre for the 2022 Clinical Year (commencing February 2022).   

Details of Department

Royal Talbot (RTRC) is the rehabilitation campus of Austin Health, providing a unique and comprehensive combination of services on one site to patients with a wide range of needs. These include programs for people with spinal cord injury, acquired brain injury, amputations, orthopaedic conditions, neurological conditions, multi-trauma and general rehabilitation including post-op reconditioning.

This allows a broad exposure and culture with teaching in the major core areas of rehabilitation medicine.

We have 62 beds across 3 wards as well as ambulatory programmes and clinics

 Details of positions available and position requirements

We have 4 registrar posts per 6 months as per the position descriptions;

  • 2 in spinal rehab, and
  • 1 in amputee, orthopaedic& general rehabilitation
  • 1 in Neurological/ABI & General Rehabilitation

Preference will be given to registered trainees in Rehabilitation Medicine (contact AFRM for details), and to those applying for 12-month (or longer) positions

To be successful in this role you must:

  • Demonstrate sound medical/surgical knowledge, an understanding of the biopsychosocial approach to patient management, excellent communication skills, the ability to work as part of an interdisciplinary team.
  • The capacity to supervise and teach junior staff and students.
  • Demonstrate rapport with patients and their carers, and developing leadership skills.

For full information, refer to the attached Position Description.

For any queries, please contact Dr Lisa Sherry, Acting Director of Rehabilitation Medicine on 9490 7562 or Dr Andrew Nunn, Director of Victorian Spinal Cord Service on 9490 3030

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, and employee assistance program.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check 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’ at the end of this page. You will be directed to sign in/register through the Austin Health Careers Site. Complete the registration process as prompted.

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

  • Cover letter
  • Current Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Employment History Datasheet (upload as Selection Criteria Response)

 

 

 

Contact Person Marilyn Peck
Contact Number (03) 9490 7562
Alternate Contact Person Dr Lisa Sherry
Alternate Contact Number (03) 9490 7569
Closing Date 11/06/2021
Position Description
2022 - Amputee Orthopaedic-General Services Registrar PD.pdf Open
2022 ABI Neurology Registrar PD.pdf Open
2022 - Information Sheet - Rehab Medicine.pdf Open
2022 - Victorian Spinal Cord Service Registrar PD.pdf Open
Employment History Datasheet-2021 03 22.xlsx Open
Application Guide click here to view