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Job Listing Details
Reference Number 18013
Position Title Visiting Medical Officer - Anaesthetics - Relief- Lithgow Hospital - Fee for Service - Quinquinnium
Employment Status Casual
Entity Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District
Geographical Location Lithgow
Award Classification Visiting Medical Officers Fee-For-Service Contracts - Visiting Medical Officer
Number of FTE 0.00
Purpose of Position

Applications are invited from suitably qualified medical/dental practitioners for the above

position in the Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District. The position will be

primarily located at Lithgow Hospital within the Department of Anaesthetics.


Successful applicants should have Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of

Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists. Applicants with a special interest in a

related field or other will be considered.


The number of sessions/days will be negotiated, and involves the management of

inpatients, outpatients and may require some on call. Appointees may be eligible for

credentialing and privileging across all other facilities in the Nepean Blue Mountains Local

Health District.



Your application is to be submitted through E-Credential ONLY.  To apply please click this link, 



 Applications close on  24 August 2018 and must be received by midnight of the closing date. 


Please refer to the Application Guide for instructions on how to create a Clinician Profile  and a list of mandatory requirements for all Senior Medical& Dental Officer applications.   If you are experiencing any difficulties please first refer to the User Guide attached to this advertisement. Alternatively you can contact Senior Medical Workforce Unit on 4734 2281.  For all inquiries relating to the position and its function, you must contact the designated contact person.



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://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/PD2018_009.pdf 



Together, Achieving Better Health

Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District will drive innovation and excellence in health service delivery that provides safe, equitable, high quality, accessible, timely and efficient services that are responsive to the needs of patients and the community

Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively encourages diversity and inclusion within our workforce.  We encourage applications from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, people with disabilities, and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.


About Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District

The Nepean Blue Mountains Local Health District provides world-class clinical care, research and innovation, and is committed to providing a workplace culture that values and promotes the growth of high performing teams and individuals.  We are passionate about the work we do, and are committed to improving the health of our local community and enhancing the experience of all our patients. 

See why people like you join our local health district – and welcome to the family!  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W2FVDzrwYZI


To check out our diverse workforce and see some of our recent innovative and community-focused achievements, browse our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/NepeanBlueMtsLHD

If you would like more information about our Local Health district, please visit our website: http://www.nbmlhd.health.nsw.gov.au/



To apply, you need to be an Australian citizen, permanent resident or hold an appropriate work visa.



Selection Criteria 1. Possess or be eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia.

2. Possess Fellowship of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists or equivalent as provided for in the Health Insurance Act 1997 and the Staff Specialists (NSW) Award.

3. Evidence of Continuing Medical Education and self monitoring I audit practices consistent with the scope of practice requirements of the position

4. Demonstrated commitment to teaching and junior medical staff supervision consistent with contemporary best practice supervision standards.

5. Demonstrates the skills and attitudes appropriate for practice as a Senior Medical Practitioner including modelling of a high standard of professional behaviour to junior medical staff.

6. Sound clinical knowledge in the subspecialty of special interest of geriatrics/echo cardiology demonstrated by relevant qualifications and I or appropriate post Fellowship clinical experience.
Contact Person Jill Marjoram
Contact Number 6350 2331
Contact Email
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Closing Date 24/08/2018
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