2020 Surgical Registrar Unaccredited
Division of Surgery
Fixed Term Full Time
12 Month Contract 2020 Clinical Year
Ballarat Health Services has two vacancies for unaccredited registrars to work on a fixed term contract in 2020 to assist in the delivery of care to surgical patients and to further develop or consolidate expertise appropriate to the stage of training. One position is a general surgical based post and one is an orthopaedic based post. Both may be requiired to provide cross cover across the surgical sprecialities at times to cover leave.
The position aims to provide experience required for further progress into surgical training programs.
Key Responsibilities Include
To provide for the day to day clinical managment of patients under the care and direction of the relevant Consultant to ensure high quality patient care.
To undertake administrative duties for the Unit and under the direction of the Clinical Supervisor to ensure that the Unit is run efficiently.
To provide relief for leave cover in Specialty Surgical units.
Key Selection Criteria
Demonstrated experience and skills, appropriate to stage of training in the assessment and clinicall managment of surgical patients.
Understanding of the relevant legislation pertaining to Medical Officers.
High level interpersonal and communication skills.
Evidence of ongoing professional development.
Ability to work as part of a team as well as independently.
Ability to operate in an environment of change.
Ballarat Health Services comprises the Base Hospital 221 acute beds , Queen Elizabeth Centre Sub Acute Care 70 beds and Psychiatric Services 67 beds . New short stay unit and modern, emergency, critical care, ambulatory, aged care and rehabilitation facilities uniquely integrate in patient, ambulatory, community and home based services. Ballarat Health Services is a major training site for the University of Melbourne and Deakin Rural Clinical Schools. Senior staff are strongly committed to teaching and the professional development of Interns, HMOs and Registrars.
Ballarat offers a superb regional lifestyle with excellent public and private schools, recreational and sporting facilities, shopping, entertainment and cultural pursuits. Country or city living is available within minutes of the hospital and there is easy access to Melbourne 80 minutes .
All appointments are subject to a satisfactory Police Records Check and Immunisation Clearance.
Enquiries regarding this position can be made via email to .
Applications must be submitted online by no later than the 26or07or2019. Interviews to be held in the week commencing 12or08or2019.
BHS is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, mature age workers and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex LGBTI people.