Staff Specialist Geriatric Medicine (0.5 FTE)
Department of Aged Care
Royal North Shore Hospital
Northern Sydney Local Health District
Permanent Part Time
Applications are invited from suitably qualified medical practitioners eligible for registration in New South Wales for the above position within the Aged Care Service, Royal North Shore Hospital.
Applicants should have Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP) or other specialist recognition as recognised by the Royal Australasian College of Physicians. Applicants expecting to be awarded their Fellowship within 3 months may be considered. If successful, the applicant will not be subsequently eligible to commence their appointment until after the relevant qualifications and requirements are formally completed.
The successful applicant will be a geriatrician providing care for acute inpatients, including participation on the on-call roster providing consultations for inpatients. managing the multidisciplinary team, conducting outpatient clinics, supervising junior medical staff and contributing to teaching, quality activities, research and administrative duties in the Aged Care Department.
Salary and conditions are in accordance with the Staff Specialists Award.
For enquiries about the position please contact Dr Sue Ogle on (02) 9462 9333 or email@example.com
Applications for the position will be received via eCredential ONLY. To apply please click this link
and follow the Registration/Login process, Create/Update your Clinician Profile and complete the Application and Selection Criteria questions. If you experience difficulties applying please first refer to the User Guide attached to this advertisement. Alternatively you can contact Senior Medical Workforce Unit on 9887 5980.
Employees and Contractors must abide by the NSW Health Code of Conduct
The position requires a Working with Children Check (WWCC) issued by the office of the Children’s Guardian. For more information on how to apply for the clearance, please visit the Office of Children’s Guardian website: http://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/Working-with-children/working-with-children-check
Successful applicants will be required to obtain required vaccinations prior to commencing employment. Please click on the link for further information: http://www0.health.nsw.gov.au/policies/pd/2011/pdf/PD2011_005.pdf
Northern Sydney Local Health District is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity, Workforce Health and Safety, Ethical Practices and the principles of Cultural Diversity. We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people with disabilities to apply.
Please note: A person who is not an Australian citizen or a permanent resident is only eligible for temporary employment for a period not longer than the duration of their current visa or a period not shorter than the duration of the advertised position.