Pathology - Anatomical Pathology (including Cytopathology)
NSW Health Pathology
CAM10463 Requisition #

Position Title: Trainee Anatomical Pathology
Location: Wollongong Hospital
Employment Type: Temporary Full Time (1.0 FTE)
Employment Dates: Up to 6 February 2022
Hours Per Week: 38
Requisition ID: CAM10463

What you'll be doing

The primary purpose of the role is to develop appropriate knowledge and technical skills to fulfil the requirements of the RCPA for training in Anatomical Pathology and to become a competent Anatomical Pathologist; and to fulfil the service requirements of the department, including contributing to the provision of advice to clinicians regarding Anatomical Pathology, notifying and discussing results with clinicians, attending and participating in meetings and conducting research.

All laboratories participating in the Anatomical Pathology Training Program are accredited by the RCPA for specialist Anatomical Pathology training. All participating facilities perform a wide range of diagnostic Anatomical Pathology services. A number also perform work for smaller suburban hospitals within their network and for rural hospitals.

Selection Criteria

  1. MBBS or equivalent, currently registered or eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia in an appropriate registration category
  2. Evidence of general registration and 24 months of clinical experience OR hold an Overseas Trained Specialist determination issued by the RCPA.
  3. Evidence of vocational interest or progress as a trainee in Anatomical Pathology (e.g. previous employment, training or research in Anatomical Pathology or related fields)
  4. Evidence of participation in quality improvement initiatives relevant to Anatomical Pathology
  5. Evidence of working in a multidisciplinary team environment, including improvement in patient care and an understanding of the NSW Health Code of Conduct

This is a Category A position. All Category A applicants must read and understand Policy Directive PD2018_009 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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For role related queries or questions contact Dr Jane Nankervis on Jane.Nankervis@southernpath.com.au.

Applications Close: 19/05/2021



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