Sydney Childrens Hospital Network
CAM13174 Requisition #
*This position incorporates The Children's Hospital at Westmead and Sydney Children's Hospital, Randwick*
Sydney Children's Hospitals Network (SCHN) is the largest paediatric health care entity in Australia. We care for thousands of children each year in our hospitals and in their homes with one purpose in mind - to help young people live their healthiest lives. Learn more about our network here: http://www.schn.health.nsw.gov.au/professionals
Employment Type: Temporary 
Remuneration: Public Hospital Medical Officers (State) Award
Hours Per Week: 38
Requisition ID: CAM13174
The Provisional Fellow position in Paediatric Urology is available for the 2022 Clinical Year, for up to 12 months, from 07 February 2022 to 05 February 2023. The position provides Urology / Surgical Trainees an opportunity to further their training, developing skills important for a consultant role in the spheres of clinical care, education and training as well as research with support from the team consultants and other health care professionals. The position incorporates Sydney Children's Hospital, Randwick, and The Children's Hospital at Westmead and trainees may be requested to provide clinical support across SCHN. 
Information and Application:
1) Click here for the Position Description
2) Click here for the Statement of Duties
3) Find out more about applying for this position. Your application must include a current resume and responses to the application questions and criteria in the online application form. Please ensure you complete your application prior to the closing date. 
Some positions are dependent on external funding and will only be appointed once funding is confirmed.
Interviews will be conducted virtually via videoconference.
Selection Criteria:
  1. MBBS or equivalent, currently registered or eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia in an appropriate registration category.
  2. Registered with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons as a senior surgical specialty trainee or equivalent or FRACS seeking subspecialty experience in paediatric urology.
  3. Excellent communication, leadership and teamwork skills with demonstrated ability to liaise effectively with other health professionals.
  4. Ongoing commitment to further education and professional development and demonstrated ability to teach, and willingness to participate in the teaching of Medical Students, Junior Medical Staff and other clinical staff.
  5. Understanding of research methodology or research experience and a willingness to undertake research proposal.
  6. Demonstrated commitment to quality improvement, patient safety and risk management.
  7. Demonstrated ability to work independently within a supervised complex clinical environment utilising excellent time management, problem solving skills, clinical skills, judgment and expertise.
SCHN is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourage all suitably qualified applicants to apply, including Indigenous Australians, and people from culturally diverse backgrounds. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply. We recognise the value of Aboriginal staff providing health care to Aboriginal children and families that access the services we provide at the Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network. Aboriginal job applicants are encouraged to visit the NSW Health Aboriginal Recruitment tool, Stepping Up to assist in preparing your application.
All NSW Health workers are required to have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine by 30 September 2021 and two doses by 30 November 2021 or have an approved medical contraindication certificate. You will be required to provide a record of your COVID-19 vaccination status if successful.

Contact Information:
1) For role related queries or questions, please contact Dr Grahame Smith on Grahame.Smith@health.nsw.gov.au
2) For technical support, please contact the Customer Service Team on 1300 443 966, select option 1, then option 2. Please also refer to the applicant guide for additional information.

Applications Close: Thursday December 2nd 2021

*Please note that recruitment agency applications are unable to be accepted

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