Position Details
Reference Number 33531
Position Title Outpatient / SSU / Evening Medical Lead Registrar (Maternity Leave replacement)
Internal Only This position is open to employees of Royal Childrens Hospital only
Employment Type Fixed Term
Location 50 Flemington Road
Position Summary

The Hospital 

The Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH) provides secondary and tertiary care to children and young people across the northern and western suburbs; specialist paediatric healthcare to the children of Victoria, Tasmania, southern NSW and parts of South Australia; and is the designated statewide provider of services including paediatric trauma, rehabilitation and forensic medicine. As a quarternary centre for complex cardiac surgery and organ transplantation, the RCH cares for the sickest children from around Australia.


The hospital employs 5,000 staff and has an annual budget of $620million. It moved to a new, multi-award winning building at 50 Flemington Rd, Parkville.

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 RCH values and pursues innovation, and in April 2016 became the first Australian hospital to implement the world-leading ‘Epic’ electronic medical record (EMR). The EMR includes an online portal to give families and young people the ability to manage and change appointments, quickly receive test results and renew scripts, and review outpatient notes. The EMR is a major investment in the digital transformation of healthcare: The real-time capture and analysis of data to drive improvements in care, and ultimately achieve better health outcomes for young patients.

Further information on RCH is available at www.rch.org.au.



The Role

The Department of General Medicine has available a 6 month Maternity leave backfill part time position as Short Stay, Evening Medical Lead and Outpatient Registrar.  The position will commence in February 2020 and is based at the Royal Children's Hospital (RCH).


The 2020 outpatient clinics are;

Monday AM Upperair, Monday PM Allergy (or Friday AM), Wednesday PM Dermatology clinics


The rostered weekends for 2020 are TBC.


Additional information is included in the attached Position Description.


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.

Contact Person Sarah McNab
Contact Number 93454154
Contact Email sarah.mcnab@rch.org.au
Alternate Contact Person Louise Amalfi
Alternate Contact Number
Alternate Contact Email Louise.Amalfi@rch.org.au
Closing Date 06/10/2019
Position Description SSU OP Registrar PD final Mat leave Feb 20 - Aug 20.pdf