Visiting Medical Officer - Emergency Department

Sydney Local Health District
REQ99062 Requisition #
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Employment Type: Sessional
Position Classification: Visiting Medical Officer
Requisition ID: REQ99062

An exciting opportunity to join our Sydney Local Health District team!

Where you'll be working

Concord Hospital is one of the premier teaching hospitals in NSW, providing secondary, tertiary and quaternary level services to patients and their families from across Sydney, NSW and Australia. Concord Hospital also provides a specialised state-wide burns service.

What you'll be doing
Provide clinical management and treatment of patients in a SLHD facility under your care. This care will be provided within the scope of practice granted by the SLHD Medical and Dental Appointments Advisory Committee.

To Be Considered For This Role You Must Have The Following

  • FACEM or current specialist qualifications as recognised by the Health Insurance Commission.

Selection Criteria

  • Current medical practitioner, registered or eligible for registration with AHPRA and Fellow of the relevant specialist medical college or current specialist qualifications as recognised by the Health Insurance Commission.
  • 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 public health organisation, including the provision of services to local community, effective utilisation of resources, preparedness to participate in provision of health services at District 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.

SLHD is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people with disability are encouraged to apply for all internal and externally advertised positions.  If you require assistance, please advise the contact person at the time of your application.

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For role related queries or questions contact Dr Nitin Jain on 9767 5000 or

Applications Close: 26 July 2019 

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