REQ374761 Requisition #

Employment Type: Temporary Part Time until February 2024
Position Classification: Staff Specialist
Remuneration: In accordance with the Staff Specialist Award
Hours Per Week: 30
Requisition ID: REQ374761
Location: Kempsey, NSW
Advertising Closes: 10 April 2023


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Where you'll be working
Mid North Coast LHD is inviting applications for multiple Emergency Specialist position within the Hastings Macleay Clinical Network, comprising Port Macquarie, Kempsey, and Wauchope Hospitals. We offer the opportunity to join a growing department and be part of a team dedicated to the provision of emergency care in the regional/rural environment.

What you'll be doing

Provide specialist clinical services for optimal patient outcomes within the Emergency/Critical Care setting including education and training of medical and nursing staff and the junior medical officers within the Emergency/Critical Care Departments.

Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination against Specified Infectious Diseases

If you are applying for a Category A position, under the NSW Health Policy Directive PD2022_030, evidence of current immunity status that complies with the policy must be supplied.


COVID-19 Vaccination Compliancy

All NSW Health workers are required to have completed a primary course of a COVID-19 vaccine which has been approved or recognised by the Therapeutics Goods Administration (TGA). New applicants must have completed the vaccination course prior to commencement with NSW Health or provide an approved medical contraindication certificate certifying the worker cannot have any approved COVID vaccines available in NSW.

Acceptable proof of vaccination is the Australian Immunisation Register (AIR) Immunisation History Statement or AIR COVID-19 Digital Certificate. A third does is a requirement for Category A positions and boosters doses are highly recommended for all other health care workers who have completed the primary course of COVID-19 vaccinations. Please provide proof of booster vaccination if available.


Salary will be accordance with NSW Health State Awards for the advertised classification/s.  These awards are available at http://www.health.nsw.gov.au/careers/conditions/pages/default.aspx.




Selection Criteria

  1. Registered or eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia as a Specialist Emergency Physician and Fellowship of the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine (ACEM).
  2. Demonstrated recent clinical experience in an Emergency/Critical Care Department at the role delineation of the service.
  3. Demonstrated clinical practice of a high standard and ability to adapt practice in accordance with contemporary evidence based best practice.
  4. Demonstrated ability to work effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team and provide leadership of a team.
  5. Demonstrated effective clinical communication through the use of information technology and written, verbal and interpersonal skills.
  6. Demonstrated commitment to teaching, continuing education, research and quality improvement.
  7. Availability to participate in an on-call roster and to respond on site within a reasonable time.
  8. Current drivers license.


Applications are accepted via eCredential ONLY.


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NOTE: NSW Health does not require or accept the 'fit2work badge' offered as an option in eCredential


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