2022 PICU Registrar

November 24, 2021

Job Location: Melbourne Bayside & South Eastern Suburbs
Employer: Monash Health
Contract/Temp

Monash Children’s Hospital
Fixed Term Full Time

Acknowledging the vital role they play in providing healthcare to our community, Monash Health proudly supports the WHO 2021 International Year of Health and Care Workers

About Monash Health

Monash Health is Victoria’s largest public health service. We are proud to provide healthcare to one quarter of Melbourne’s population, across the entire life-span from newborn and children, to adults, the elderly, their families and carers. More than 18,000 employees work at over 40 care locations across south eastern Melbourne, including Monash Medical Centre, Monash Children’s Hospital, Moorabbin Hospital, Dandenong Hospital, Casey Hospital, Kingston Centre, Cranbourne Centre, and an extensive network of rehabilitation, aged care, community health and mental health facilities. For more information please visit www.monashhealth.org.

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There are more than 1300 Junior Medical staff positions at Monash Health in over 200 medical specialties, to help grow your career. We offer unparalleled opportunities in Victoria’s largest & most clinically diverse teaching health service.

Monash PICU – Additional 2022 Registrar Position

  • Exciting job opportunity in Australia’s newest Paediatric ICU for an experienced doctor in training (Anaesthesia, PICU, Adult ICU, Paediatric Emergency Medicine, Paediatrics).
  • Work with a group of dedicated PICU consultants, an enthusiastic team of nurses and committed allied health professionals who believe in supporting each other, in being kind and in providing the very best care to the children and families in PICU.
  • Participate in the Monash PICU teaching program, the annual Monash Paediatric BASIC course, daily teaching ward rounds, practical and procedural skills training including airway, lines and ultrasound as well as in PICU research projects.

The new and growing Monash Children’s Hospital Paediatric ICU is offering an exciting opportunity for an experienced doctor in training. Being a Monash PICU registrar is a challenging and highly rewarding role. We welcome applications from experienced advanced trainees from a range of acute specialities, including but not limited to:

  • PICU
  • Anaesthesia
  • Adult ICU
  • Paediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Paediatrics

The Monash PICU is the newest of Australia’s tertiary Paediatric ICUs. It is embedded in the state-of-the-art Monash Children’s Hospital in Melbourne. The unit is one of only two Paediatric Intensive Care Units in Victoria and provides a broad range of general paediatric, subspecialty paediatric and paediatric surgical intensive care.

The Monash PICU is led by a group of dedicated PICU consultants, an enthusiastic team of nurses and committed allied health professionals. We believe in supporting each other, in being kind and in providing the very best care to the children and families in our unit.

The Monash PICU is accredited for training by the College of Intensive Care Medicine of Australia and New Zealand (CICM). We provide a structured teaching program, access to the annual Monash Paediatric BASIC course, daily teaching ward rounds, practical and procedural skills training including airway, lines and ultrasound as well as opportunities to participate in PICU research projects.

This position is offered as a fixed term appointment for a six month duration commencing in February 2022. Applicants must hold current registration with AHPRA. Please submit your application through the Monash electronic applications system (eRecruit). If you would like more information before submitting your application, please contact A/Prof Felix Oberender, PICU Director, at [email protected] or call Ms Kimberley Leyton, PICU Administrative Assistant, on 03 8572 3273.

How to Apply

Monash Health recognises the value of equal employment opportunity and is committed to patient safety and promoting fairness, equity and diversity in the workplace. At Monash Health we are relentless in our pursuit of excellence and work to our six guiding principles.

Applications will only be accepted via the Monash Health online Mercury System only. Email applications will not be considered.

Offers of employment can only be made once all required probity checks have been completed.  These include:

  • reference checks;
  • a clear Police Check conducted within the last three months;
  • a current Victorian Employee Working with Children’s Check (or proof of payment for same);and
  • proof of immunisation.

A request to conduct probity checks does not guarantee that an offer of employment will be made.

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in an on-camera video interview.

In accordance with recent Victorian Public Health directions all employees working in the Public Health system need to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and be required to provide evidence of their vaccination status.

All candidates will be required to provide evidence of full vaccination. You will need to provide a copy your immunisation history statement which can be accessed via My Gov.  The evidence will need to be uploaded as part of your application.

Offers of employment will only be made to candidates that can provide evidence that they meet full vaccination status.

Enquiries: Felix Oberender
Ph: 0416769024
Applications Close: 07/12/2021

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