General Practitioner Anaesthetist - Pain Management Clinic

A recently established Pain Management Clinic at BRHS is seeking a GP Anaesthetist interested in providing a sessional service through this clinic.
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Department: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
Work Type: Ongoing - part time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - East Gippsland
Reference: VG/BRHS/QIS/1629267
Closing Date: 31-May-2022
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: No File Attached
Contact: Heath Tomasini, Chronic Pain Clinic Coordinator
03 5152 0207 or

Position Details

For the BRHS Pain Management Clinic

A recently established Pain Management Clinic at BRHS is seeking a GP Anaesthetist interested in providing a sessional service through this clinic.  This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a valuable service making a difference to our community. Please call Heath Tomasini, Pain Management Clinic Coordinator, for a confidential discussion about this role and the Clinic.

The Position:

The General Practitioner Anaesthetist will be employed by BRHS as a valued team member of a multidisciplinary team. It is envisaged that the role will provide a fortnightly consulting session at the clinic.  The successful applicant will be paid as negotiated and in accordance with the AMA Victoria – Victorian Public Health Sector - Medical Specialists Enterprise Agreement 2018-2021, and will receive associated employee benefits such as, CME, leave and superannuation benefits.

Key role responsibilities include:

  • 1:1 assessment of the client living with persistent pain, utilising the biopsychosocial model of care
  • Participating in case conferencing sessions with the Interdisciplinary team
  • Collaborating with Metropolitan health services as required & participation in the discharge process

The Clinic:

The Pain Management Clinic has been developed to provide a multidisciplinary approach for clients living with persistent pain. The team consists of a Coordinator, Physiotherapist, Psychologist, Occupational Therapist and Administration Support Officer. The Pain Management Clinic is a non-interventional clinic.

Selection Criteria:

  • Current medical registration with AHPRA
  • A minimum of 5 years clinical experience, including some experience in treating clients with persistent pain
  • A genuine interest in providing a specialist service and improving the health and wellbeing of individuals with chronic pain
  • Specialist qualifications and expertise relevant to the role are desirable
  • Availability to provide the required consulting sessions from the clinic (in person rather than online preferred)

For more information please contact:

Heath Tomasini, Chronic Pain Clinic Coordinator on 03 5152 0207 or

Application details:

Expressions of interest are to:

  • Include an up to date resume and cover letteraddressing the role selection criteria as stipulated in this advertisement, and two professional referees.
  • Be submitted against the vacancy listing on the BRHS website or emailed to with “Pain Management Clinic Application” in the email subject line.

Applications will be reviewed and considered as received  


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