All advertised NSW Health jobs can be found at


The eRecruit system will stop operating on 22 February 2019.

Job Listing Details
Reference Number 17451
Position Title Career Medical Officer
Employment Status Casual
Entity Calvary Health Care Sydney
Geographical Location Kogarah
Award Classification Public Hospital Career Medical Officers (State) Award - Career Medical Off Gde 1Public Hospital Career Medical Officers (State) Award - Career Medical Off Gde 2
Salary $61.22 - $91.22
Number of FTE 1.00
Purpose of Position

Calvary Health Care Kogarah


Career Medical Officer - After hours

  • Join one of Australia’s leading health, community and aged care providers
  • Casual position
  • Excellent salary packaging options available

About the role

  • Caring for ward based palliative, rehabilitation and aged care patients outside normal working hours, including leave relief.


This is an excellent opportunity to be a part of a leading mission based health care organisation. We offer paid parental leave, salary packaging, career progression, flexible working hours and training and skills development. Calvary is also proud to be recognised as a leader in gender equality.  Further details are available here:


About Calvary

Calvary is a national Catholic provider of health, community and aged care services operating in six states and territories. Our services include public and private hospital care, acute and sub-acute care, home care services and retirement and aged care services, in both rural and metropolitan areas.  Calvary employs over 11,000 people and has over 1,500 volunteers.

Calvary continues the mission of the Sisters of the Little Company of Mary, a mission focused on caring for those who are sick, dying and in need.  We express our values of hospitality, healing, stewardship and respect through “being for others” exemplified by the Spirit of Calvary and the example of Venerable Mary Potter.


How to join the team

To join our diverse, compassionate and dedicated team for a rewarding Calvary career, please submit an online application.

Candidates must hold Australian or NZ Citizenship or the capacity to permanently work in Australia. Employment of a temporary visa holder may only occur if no suitable permanent resident or citizen of Australia has been identified for this position following suitable labour market testing.

As part of the application process, you may be required to participate in a health evaluation, which could include face to face assessment and drug and alcohol testing, to ensure your suitability for the role.

Please note we are unable to accept emailed applications or resumes and phone calls from recruitment agencies.



*** Please do not apply directly via "NSW Health e-recruit" site.

Please refer to the ‘Calvary Careers’ website type reference number (17023) and click on ‘Apply Now’  

Applications forwarded to the contact email will not be responded to or considered.


**Calvary Health Care Kogarah recognises service for existing NSW Health employees in line with NSW Health policy provisions.**

Employment of a temporary visa holder may only occur if no suitable permanent resident or citizen of Australia has been identified for this position following suitable labour market testing.

Selection Criteria Medical Degree and Current Unconditional General Medical Practitioner Registration with AHPRA

Recent Palliative Care and /or Rehabilitation and / or Aged Care experience.

Minimum three years post graduate experience as a Medical Officer.

Demonstrated high level of organisational, communication and interpersonal skills including the ability to consult with patients and their families, the multidisciplinary health care team and broader internal and external stakeholders.

Demonstrated ability to work effectively as a member of a multidisciplinary team and ability to work independently in a complex environment utilising skills, judgement and expertise to provide a high standard of patient care and broader internal and external stakeholders.

Interest and experience in teaching and education of junior medical staff and other members of the multidisciplinary team

Evidence of participation in Continuing Medical Education, undertaking Education and self-monitoring/audit practices that support credentialing to the position and are commensurate with the scope of practice requirements of the position

Ability to work within the Mission and Values of Calvary Health Care Kogarah
Contact Person Martin Kennedy
Contact Number 02 95533061
Contact Email
Alternate Contact Person
Alternate Contact Number
Alternate Contact Email
Closing Date 03/04/2020
Additional Information (URL)

Supporting Documents
Position Description
Application Guide