2020 Hospital Medical Officers PGY2/3+

Echuca Regional Health is located just 200 kilometres north from Melbourne, in the beautiful riverside location of Echuca-Moama. Echuca-Moama offers a wide range of sporting and leisure activities for people of all ages and is a preferred holiday destination, with the population undergoing significant expansion at peak times (especially over summer).

Echuca is a vibrant tourist town with exciting cultural heritage, restaurant scene, sporting facilities, seemingly endless leisure and recreational options all within 2 ½ hours from Melbourne. Excellent preschool, primary and secondary education options are available.

Echuca Regional Health is the winner of the 2018 Premier’s Medium Health Services of the Year, and is an innovative health service.

After a $65 million redevelopment completed in August 2015, Echuca Regional Health comprises 113 beds providing a comprehensive range of services to the 45,000 people living in the catchment areas of the Shire of Campaspe and Murray River Council. The services include emergency, medical, surgical, maternity, paediatric, urology, orthopaedic, ophthalmology, dental, chemotherapy and haemodialysis services. Echuca Regional Health encompasses an aged care service, Glanville Village, which accommodates 60 residential beds.

Echuca Regional Health is the largest employer in the Campaspe Shire, employing over 800 staff. With a strong focus on increasing our capacity as an outer regional teaching health service, Echuca Regional Health employees are dedicated professionals who strive to deliver the best possible care to their community.

Employee and family benefits include:

* Comprehensive learning and development program

* Flexible employment practices

* Salary packaging

* Extended employee assistance program (including support for family members)

* Employee health and wellbeing initiatives

* Employee recognition program

* Free onsite parking.

Echuca Regional Health is an equal employment opportunity employer.

Echuca Regional Health says NO to Family Violence.

Job Details
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Department: Echuca Regional Health
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: North West - Campaspe
Reference: VG/2020HMO150819
Closing Date: 04-Jan-2020
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Applying for Work at ERH 2019.pdf (PDF, 124KB)

PD - HMO Emergency Medicine.pdf (PDF, 469KB)

PD - HMO General Medicine.pdf (PDF, 333KB)

PD - HMO General Surgery.pdf (PDF, 405KB)

PD - HMO Paediatrics & Obstetrics.pdf (PDF, 207KB)

Contact: Medical Workforce Unit Manager

Position Details

2020 Hospital Medical Officers PGY2/3+

Multiple positions

  • Clinical Year 2020, full time, fixed term
  • Combine the professional career you want with the lifestyle you deserve at Echuca Regional Health 

ERH has exciting opportunities for motivated PGY2/3+ Hospital Medical Officers to join medical team, for the 2020 clinical year commencing 3 February 2020. 

Rotations include: 

-       Paediatrics & Obstetrics

-       Emergency Medicine

-       General Surgery

-       General Medicine 

Be a part of a growing outer regional health service that offers: 

-       High-quality, training and educational opportunities

-       Ample opportunities to assist in General, orthopaedic and other surgeries

-       Access to on-site FACEM led simulation training

-       Career progression assistance, including Rural Generalist Training pathways 

Our team requires:

  • General registration or capable of being registered with the Medical Board Australia
  • Well-developed clinical skills
  • Well-developed communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Patient centred approach
  • Commitment to Continuing Professional Development
  • Medical postgraduate year 2 or above 

This position requires completion of a satisfactory National Police Check and Working with Children's check prior to appointment. 

How to Apply: 

Please take the time to read the position description attached to this advertisement.  Your application must outline how your skills, knowledge and personal attributes relate to the key selection criteria. 

All applicants are to apply online.  If you experience technical difficulty please contact: 1300 366 356 for assistance.   

Applications must include:

  1. A covering letter;
  2. Resume;
  3. Completed online questionnaire;
  4. Address Key Selection Criteria;
  5. Three professional referees. 

Enquiries about this position should be emailed to the Medical Workforce Unit Manager email: medicalworkforceunit@erh.org.au 

We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply.

Applications close midnight on 4 January 2020.

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