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Position Details
Reference Number 429340
Position Title Staff Specialist Palliative Care Permanent - 0.6FTE
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Entity South Western Sydney Local Health District
Geographical Location Camden, Campbelltown
Advertised Award/Classification Staff Specialist (State Award)
Hours per Week 24
Number of FTE 0.60
Purpose of Position

Providing clinical management and treatment of patients in a SWSLHD facility under your care. This care will be provided within the clinical privileges granted by the CE on the advice of the SWSLHD Medical and Dental Appointments Advisory Committee.


Please note: To be eligible for permanent appointment to a position in NSW Health, you must have an Australian citizenship or permanent Australian residency.

Selection Criteria Current medical practitioner, registered, or eligible for registration, with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulatory Agency (AHPRA) and Fellow of the relevant specialist medical college (FRACP) and/or other specialist recognition as provided under the Staff Specialist (State) Award)

Demonstrated current clinical practice of a high standard and ability to adapt clinical practice in accordance with contemporary evidence based best practice

Demonstrated commitment to quality improvement, patient safety and risk management

Demonstrated participation in teaching and training at undergraduate and/or post graduate level, including supervision of junior medical staff

Demonstrated commitment to continuing self-education and development, including evidence of participation in continuing medical education / continuing professional development

Demonstrated ability to comply with the service objectives of a public health organisation, including the provision of services to the local community, effective utilisation of resources, and preparedness to participate in the provision of health services at an Area level, if credentialed

Preparedness to participate in any on-call service, including on-call rosters already existing or established, if requested and credentialed

Evidence of ability to work cooperatively with other staff and practitioners and in a multidisciplinary health care team
This 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 the Children's Guardian website www.kidsguardian.nsw.gov.au/Working-with-children/working-with-children-check
Contact Person Dr Lynne Kuwahata
Contact Number 46546306
Closing Date 21/02/2018
Supporting Documents
Position Description click here to view
Application Guide click here to view