Position Details
Reference Number 33381
Position Title 2020 General Medical Senior Registrar
Employment Type Fixed Term
Location 50 Flemington Road
Position Summary

The Hospital 

The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) Melbourne is one of the world's great children's hospitals. We are the major specialist paediatric hospital in Victoria and our care extends to children from Tasmania, southern New South Wales and other states around Australia and overseas. With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 6000, we provide a full range of clinical services, tertiary care and health promotion and prevention programs for children and young people. The Royal Children’s Hospital is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Click here for further information on our Commitment to Child Safety: http://www.rch.org.au/quality/child-safety/


The Role

The Department of General Medicine has available 12 month, fixed term position as General Medical Senior Registrar, commencing February 2020. This position would suit ACEM or Royal Australasian College of Physicians trainees. Trainees with the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (Paeds) may also apply and will be considered if there is no suitable ACEM candidate.


The role will provide experience and training in paediatric General Medicine.  This is an excellent opportunity for clinical experience, teaching, research and leadership.

This role would provide an opportunity for exposure to multiple disciplines in General Medicine.  The role would predominantly involve inpatient work and participation in the Night Medical Lead roster.  The successful candidate will have access to formal mentorship and leadership development within the role.  There may be an opportunity to participate in subspecialty outpatient clinics.


There will be an opportunity to attend and participate in General Paediatric meetings, radiological meetings and Child Protection (SCAN) meetings, as well as wider RCH teaching sessions such as journal club, Grand Rounds, M&M’s and clinical meetings.


Please note the successful applicant must undergo a Police and Working with Children Check. In addition, all International Medical Graduate applicants will need to refer to the AHPRA website to ensure they have passed the necessary English language test https://www.ahpra.gov.au/Registration/Registration-Standards/English-language-skills.aspx


Why work at the RCH?

That's what you can do for us, this is what we can offer you!


The opportunity to work in world-class facilities, alongside some of the greatest medical minds in the country.


We have 13 food and beverage options on site, a 24 hour gym, hairdresser, massage and supermarkets. We are surrounded by beautiful gardens and only a short tram trip from the heart of Melbourne city.


We offer discounted staff parking, salary packaging, an award winning health and well-being program and a fantastic team culture. We offer continuous learning and career development and let’s not forget about the Meerkat enclosure!


The RCH is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, all members of the LGBTQI community and people with disability.


Make a change for the good. Come and work at the Royal Children’s Hospital.


Are you ready to join our team?

For more information about the position, please review the position description attached and apply online by selecting "Apply Now"

Contact Person Dr Sarah McNab
Contact Number 0393455579
Contact Email sarah.mcnab@rch.org.au
Alternate Contact Person Stuart Lewena
Alternate Contact Number
Alternate Contact Email stuart.lewena@rch.org.au
Closing Date 14/07/2019
Position Description 2020 PD senior reg gen med final.pdf