Position Details
Reference Number 26452
Position Title Clinical Pharmacology Registrar
Employment Status Fixed Term Full Time
Award Classification AMA Victoria – Doctors In Training – (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2013 - HM25 -REG Year 1
AMA Victoria – Doctors In Training – (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2013 - HM30 -HM30 -REG Year 6 and therafter
Salary 0.00 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.

An exciting opportunity currently exists for an enthusiastic  Clinical Pharmacology Registrar to join our Department of Clinical Pharmacology in 2019.

Details of Department

The Department of Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics is located on Level 5 of the Lance Townsend Building at Austin Health. The department also contains the Clinical Pharmacology Unit of the University of Melbourne as part of the Department of Medicine. Austin Health has a significant number of higher degree students (Ph.D. and MD) as well as significant clinical responsibilities in the hospital.

The Department of Clinical Pharmacology provides clinical care to inpatients at Austin Health in the Blood Pressure Clinic where it also performs research into a variety of medical conditions including hypertension, cardiac failure, insulin resistance/diabetes, obesity, hypercholesterolaemia and dementia. Amongst other services that the department provides is 24 hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring. The Department also provides an outpatient service for patients with hypotension, hypertension or other cardiovascular risk factors. The Department performs clinical and physiological research on patients and normal volunteers and also studies the behaviour of drugs including new drugs.

Details of position/position requirements

The Registrar in Clinical Pharmacology will work under the direction and with the assistance of the Director of Clinical Pharmacology to provide clinical services to in-patients and out-patients at Austin Health and to provide services to the Drug and Therapeutics Committee of Austin Health.

To be successful in this role you must have:

  • A commitment to Austin Health values.
  • Registered as a Medical Practitioner in Australia
  • Minimum two years’ teaching experience post-graduation in a teaching hospital or equivalent recognised and accepted by the RACP
  • Demonstrated commitment to high-quality patient care
  • Demonstrated capability and interest in research
  • Ability to participate in the roster for after hours and weekend cover as required.

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 Albert Frauman
Contact Number (03) 9496 5486
Alternate Contact Person Allyson Manley
Alternate Contact Number (03) 9496 5843
Closing Date 29/06/2018
Position Description
2019 Clinical Pharmacology Registrar-PD.pdf Open
Employment History Datasheet-20180507.xlsx Open
Application Guide click here to view