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Job Listing Details
Reference Number 17752
Position Title Registrar Palliative Medicine
Employment Status Temporary Full Time
Entity Hammond Care Health and Hospitals
Geographical Location Prairiewood
Award Classification Dependent on qualifications
Number of FTE 1.00
Purpose of Position

Registrar Palliative Medicine


  • Full time opportunity available 6/8/18 - 3/2/19, Based at Braeside Hospital
  • Friendly and professional team
  • HammondCare is a NSW Health affiliated organisation with continuity of NSW Health entitlements


More about the role

This role works within HammondCare Mission, Motivation and Mission in Action to provide quality healthcare to patients under supervision, while developing a broad knowledge of the principles and practice of palliative medicine and a satisfactory level of competence in palliative medicine as required for Advanced Training.




About HammondCare

HammondCare is an independent Christian charity that exists to improve quality of life for people in need.


We specialise in aged and dementia care, palliative care, rehabilitation, mental health services for older people, and other related health and aged care services.  HammondCare seeks to embed evidence based best practice in its services and we provide these services through home care, sub-acute hospitals and residential aged care. 


Bringing these health, hospital and aged care services together, HammondCare has been able to develop innovative, flexible care models designed to serve people with complex health or aged care needs, regardless of their circumstances. 


HammondCare works to provide its staff with support, career development opportunities, education, responsibility and recognition, work/life balance, and satisfying roles.




How to Apply

Please send your resume and a covering letter addressing the above selection criteria to:


Email: fstafford-bell@hammond.com.au


Selection Criteria Please briefly address each criterion individually in a cover letter – bullet points or short paragraphs are OK
1. MBBS or equivalent, currently registered or eligible for registration with Medical Board of Australia
2. Experience in Palliative Medicine or related specialty
3. Has appropriate working rights for Australia
4. Current Driver’s Licence
5. Completed at least 4 years residency post-graduation
6. Proven satisfactory clinical performance, supported by submission of two current referees
7. Demonstrated sound, effective communication skills
8. Clear understanding of, and personal commitment to, the Mission, Motivation & Mission in Action of HammondCare (outlined below)
9. Demonstrated ability to work in a team
10. Organisational ability – both personal organisation and ability to supervise others

11. Demonstrated compassion and caring attitude
Additional Information to be provided with Application (information treated in the strictest confidence)
1. Do you have any medical condition/illness, which would prevent or hinder you from performing the work you have applied for? If “YES”, please give details (including dates).
2. Were you born in Australia? If “NO”, please give details of your citizenship, permanent residency or working visa (include copy of relevant documentation).
3. HammondCare recommends that workers continue to be made aware of the recommendations with regards to immunisation against Hepatitis B and Influenza as advised by the Department of Health. Although not compulsory, it is recommended that all workers know their vaccination and immunity (serology) status.
Contact Person Nora Bisher
Contact Number 9756 8850
Contact Email fstafford-bell@hammond.com.au
Alternate Contact Person Dr Fiona Stafford-Bell
Alternate Contact Number 97568800
Alternate Contact Email
Closing Date 27/06/2018
Additional Information (URL) http://www.hammond.com.au/careers

Supporting Documents
Position Description
Application Guide Registrar_Palliative_Medicine_Braeside info June_2018 .pdf