2023 Paediatric Emergency Senior Registrar / Paediatric Medical Registrar

$86,000 - $150,000 yearly
  • Southern Adelaide Local Health Network - Flinders Medical Centre Emergency & Noarlunga Hospital Emergency
  • Flinders Medical Centre Emergency Department, Flinders Drive, Bedford Park SA, Australia
Full time Health Care

Job Description


Dedicated 12-month fixed term (6 months Paediatric Emergency Senior Registrar / 6 months Paediatric Medical Registrar) commencing February 2023*.

*In line with the current SA Medical Officers Enterprise Bargaining Agreement, the full contract offered to successful candidates will be of 3 years’ duration, giving the trainee flexibility to continue beyond the 12-month fixed term in our mixed adult/paediatric ED, should this suit their training plans.

Job Description

  • 12-month term comprising a 6-month Senior Registrar role in an accredited Paediatric Emergency Department (PED) and a 6-month registrar role in an accredited Paediatric Medicine Department.
  • Suitable for ACEM, RACP and PEM (Paediatric Emergency Medicine) trainees.

In this position, trainees will experience both sides of the paediatric emergency/inpatient interface, gaining comprehensive paediatric medical and acute care experience. During their 6 months in the Paediatric Emergency Department, successful applicants to this position will also have rostered non-clinical time for involvement in teaching, quality improvement activities and professional/clinical development.

4 hours of paid protected education is provided each week.

About Flinders Medical Centre Paediatric Services

Our Paediatric Emergency Department sees 15,000-18,000 paediatric presentations each year and is an integrated service within one of the busiest tertiary mixed Emergency Departments in Australia. We are accredited by ACEM for up to 12 months of training in Paediatric Emergency Medicine (18 months for PEM trainees). In addition, our accredited on-site Paediatric Medical Unit oversees over 3000 admissions each year, encompasses the state-wide Paediatric Eating Disorders Unit, and oversees one of three Child Protection Units in South Australia. We also have an onsite neonatal ICU and access to a range of surgical services catering to paediatric patients.

Who are we looking for?

We are seeking enthusiastic PEM, ACEM or RACP Advanced Trainees for this 12-month combined Paediatric Emergency/Paediatric Medicine year. Full-time applicants only. Split terms only by negotiation.

Remuneration: $86,000 - $150,000 per annum (as of April 2022) plus $8,000 per annum of claimable professional development funds

For more information

For more information or to arrange a visit to our department, please contact:

To apply

Applicants should email their CV (including 3 referees) and a one-page cover letter to both:

As part of our selection process, you may be invited by email to participate in a

face-to-face or on-camera video interview.

Applications close: 5pm June 30 2022

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