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Job Listing Details
Reference Number 18138
Position Title Staff Specialist - Haematopathology and Clinical Haematology - Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Entity NSW Health Pathology
Geographical Location Camperdown
Award Classification Staff Specialists (State) Award - Staff Specialist
Number of FTE 1.00
Purpose of Position

To provide high quality diagnostic, consultative, procedural and on-call specialty services in Haematopathology and Clinical Haematology (including both malignant and non-malignant haematological disorders), and to participate in teaching, research, quality improvement and administrative activities commensurate with the Staff Specialist (State) Award.


The Staff Specialist will ensure a high standard of professional performance and, where required, the encouragement of an academic environment which supports research and development.


To be members of the Haematology Transplantation team and the Multiple Myeloma Research Laboratory.


Staff Specialist - Haematopathology and Clinical Haematology

NSW Health Pathology – Royal Prince Alfred Hospital

Permanent Full Time (1.0 FTE)



This is a Category A position. All Category A applicants must read and understand Policy Directive PD2011_005 Occupational assessment, screening and vaccination against specified diseases. All new recruits must agree to comply with the requirements outlined in this policy. New recruits must provide evidence against specified diseases and comply with the requirements of this policy at their own cost prior to appointment.


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


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Selection Criteria Currently registered or eligible for registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and obtained FRCPA in Laboratory Haematology and FRACP in Clinical Haematology, and/or other specialist recognition as provided under the Staff Specialists (State) Award.

Demonstrated contemporary clinical knowledge and technical expertise within the specialty of Haematopathology and Clinical Haematology (including both malignant and non-malignant haematological disorders).

Demonstrated skills managing and performing laboratory research in the biology, immunology and therapy of Multiple Myeloma.

Demonstrated experience in allogeneic stem cell transplantation and care of patient with myeloma.

Demonstrated commitment to basic, applied or clinical research and/or medical education and staff training.

Proven ability to work as a team member with effective communication, interpersonal skills and adaptability to work within a multidisciplinary team environment.

Demonstrated personal qualities including effective communication skills, motivation, initiative, time management and commitment to professional development.

Demonstrated commitment to the principles of clinical quality management, continuous improvement and a contemporary knowledge of National Pathology Accreditation Advisory Council (NPAAC) Standards and NATA accreditation processes.
Contact Person A/Prof Stephen Larsen
Contact Number (02) 9515 8863
Contact Email stephen.larsen@health.nsw.gov.au
Alternate Contact Person Prof Joy Ho
Alternate Contact Number (02) 9515 8031
Alternate Contact Email Joy.Ho1@health.nsw.gov.au
Closing Date 22/10/2018
Additional Information (URL) https://myclinicalprofile.com.au/OpenPositionLogin.aspx?UniqueId=5cb8c694-b581-436a-a07e-ab29e4fde359

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