NSLHD - Post Graduate Fellow - Emergency Medicine - Royal North Shore Hospital (Apply via eCredential)

Post Graduate Fellow
REQ133354 Requisition #

An opportunity to be part of the Emergency Department at Royal North Shore Hospital is available.


Applications are accepted via eCredential only, to apply click here

Position Classification: Post Graduate Fellow
Employment Type: Temporary Full Time or Part Time ( 2 x 0.5 FTE)
Hours Per Week: up to 40

Duration: up to 12 months

Purpose of the position

Royal North Shore Hospital Emergency Department is a busy tertiary service seeing 90,000 adult and paediatric patients annually and serving as a trauma centre and a state-wide burns and spinal referral hospital. Staff specialists have the opportunity to participate in a variety of models of care including short stay and fast track as well as take part in extensive teaching and research activities. The department has one of the largest and most successful Emergency Medicine training programs in NSW.
Provide clinical management and treatment of patients under your care in a Northern Sydney Local Health District (NSLHD) facility or service. This care will be provided within the scope of practice endorsed by the NSLHD Medical and Dental Appointments Advisory Committee (MDAAC).
The position will provide clinical consultation services within NSLHD and will contribute to the teaching and training of medical students, graduates and other health care professionals and to research, evaluation and quality improvement activities within the District.

Selection Criteria

  1. MBBS or equivalent, currently registered or eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia. Applicants must have Fellowship of the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine. Applicants expecting to be awarded their Fellowship within 3 months may be considered.If successful, the applicant will not be subsequently eligible to commence their appointment until after the relevant qualifications and requirements are formally completed.
  2. Consistently demonstrates behaviours that reinforce the CORE Values of our organisation; Collaboration, Openness, Respect and Empowerment. Demonstrates these behaviours with all stakeholders; colleagues, direct reports, as well as our patients and consumers, and those that care for them.
  3. Appropriate experience with clinical, diagnostic and technical skills commensurate with practicing as a Senior Medical Practitioner in Emergency Medicine in a tertiary trauma service seeing both adults and children.
  4. Demonstrated excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  5. Demonstrated ability to lead and work within a multidisciplinary team environment including meeting patient flow benchmarks and supervision of multiple junior staff.
  6. Demonstrated commitment to teaching and published research as relevant to the position.
  7. Demonstrated interest and participation in quality improvement.
  8. Demonstrated commitment to training and supervision of Australasian College for Emergency Medicine trainees.

Need more information?
  1) The requirements of the position can be viewed via Position Description
  2) For assistance with your application please refer to the eCredential Guide

  3) To view the Clinical Privileges and Scope of Clinical Practice for this position click here

For role related queries or questions please contact Dr Robert Day, Director of Emergency Department on (02) 9463 2230 or via RNSH switchboard (02) 9926 7111. Alternatively email. Robert.Day@health.nsw.gov.au

Applications Close: 27 October 2019 

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