2020 Geriatric Registrar

Title: Geriatric Medicine Registrar 2020

Classification: HM25 to HM30
Hours: 86 hours per fortnight
Status: Full time fixed 3 months

Period of Contract: 26 October 2020 – 31 January 2021

Would you like to work in an environment that offers a:

  • Strong attitude to teaching and supportive staff
  • Diverse patient base that are friendly and accepting of people learning
  • Excellent clinical exposure across a range of specialties
  • 5 or 10 minute commute to get to work
  • Dynamic and growing health service that embraces technology

About Bendigo Health

Bendigo Health is a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. With more than 4000 staff we provide health care services to a population of over 306,000 people across the Loddon Mallee Region. At Bendigo Health, we pride ourselves on demonstrating the values of our organisation in our everyday work life - Caring, Passionate & Trustworthy. Our teams are friendly, supportive and thrive on ensuring that we deliver Excellent Care to Every Person, Every Time.

The Position
The position is accredited with the RACP for Advanced Training (Advanced Trainee In Geriatric Medicine preferred)

This position provides valuable support to the Geriatric Medicine junior medical staff in the unit.

Bendigo Health is seeking motivated staff to help the organization progress excellence in clinical care as we transition to our new exciting hospital.

About Bendigo

Bendigo is a thriving regional city with a population of close to 110,000. It has a strong supportive community base with good schools and excellent infrastructure making it an ideal location for families wanting to escape the city. It has fantastic restaurants, shops, cultural precincts, sporting facilities and tertiary facilities making it a great city to live and work.

If successful for a position at Bendigo Health you must provide evidence of your full immunisation record as part of the on boarding process.

For further information on the above positions please refer to the position descriptions available on our website www.bendigohealth.org.au. Applications are to be submitted online.

Selection Criteria Essential: 01.MBBS or equivalent degree enabling general registration with AHPRA. Membership of College advanced training program preferred.
Essential: 02.Demonstrated appropriate level experience and skills in the medical assessment and clinical management of patients.
Essential: 03.Thorough understanding of the relevant legislation pertaining to Medical Officers.
Essential: 04.High level interpersonal and communication skills.
Essential: 05.Evidence of ongoing professional development to continually update personal medical knowledge and skills.
Essential: 06.Ability to operate in an environment of change.
Essential: 07.Ability to work as part of a team as well as independently.