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Job Listing Details
Reference Number 18015
Position Title Permanent 1.0FTE Staff Specialist – Sexual Health – Jeffery House, Parramatta (Westmead Hospital)
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Entity Western Sydney Local Health District
Geographical Location Parramatta
Award Classification Staff Specialists (State) Award - Staff Specialist
Number of FTE 1.00
Purpose of Position

Applications are invited from suitably qualified medical practitioners for the above positions in the Western Sydney Local Health District.  The position will be primarily located at Westmead Hospital within the Department of Sexual Health.


Successful applicants will be provide consultative, procedural, outpatient and on call specialty services as determined and required by the facility. The role includes clinical service delivery, undergraduate and postgraduate teaching, research, supervision and management support, strategy development and implementation within the context of Western Sydney Sexual Health clinical services.  The Staff Specialist is also responsible for the maintenance of quality in all aspects of their service delivery and the efficient use of resources within Western Sydney LHD.


Appointees may be eligible for credentialing and privileging across all other facilities in the Western Sydney Local Health District.


Salary and conditions are in accordance with the Staff Specialists (State) Award.


Working with Children Check 

Applicants must provide evidence of a Working with Children Check issued by the Office of Communities Commission for Children and Young People. For more information on how to apply for the clearance, please visit the Commission for Children and Young People website: http://www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/Working-with-children/working-with-children-check.


To apply for this position, please complete an online application by clicking on the link below:


Applications must be received by 5pm on the advertising closing date. 

Selection Criteria • Possess or be eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia and Fellowship from the Royal Australasian College of Physicians or equivalent as provided for in the Staff Specialists (State) Award.

• Sound clinical knowledge in Sexual Health demonstrated through successful clinical practice in an environment appropriate to the requirements of the position.

• Demonstrated skills and attitudes appropriate for practice as a Senior Medical Practitioner including; High level interpersonal and communication skills; Demonstrated ability working within a multidisciplinary team; Experience and involvement in quality assurance activities and evidence-based best practice; and Demonstrated commitment to teaching and supervision.

• Demonstrated commitment to developing improvements in patient-focused clinical care through service innovation.

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

• Experience of participating in clinical trials and engagement in collaborative research projects.

• Demonstrated commitment to, and innovation in, education (professional, post-graduate, medical and other clinical students; communities and individuals at risk of, or with, sexually transmitted diseases; research students).

• Evidence of active participation in and contributions to professional organisations relevant to sexual health/HIV.
Contact Person Professor David Lewis
Contact Number (02) 9762 5388
Contact Email david.lewis2@health.nsw.gov.au
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Closing Date 10/09/2018
Additional Information (URL) https://myclinicalprofile.com.au/OpenPositionLogin.aspx?UniqueId=9331b175-994c-437d-bb83-8da1c544ca64

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