Senior Registrar (Emergency Medicine - Specialist Training Program)

  • Tasmanian Health Service
  • North West Regional Hospital, Burnie
Full time Health Care

Job Description

The Purpose and Structure of the Roles:

North West Regional Hospital Emergency Department (NWRH ED) seeks to attract talented, motivated Senior Registrars with the aim of providing:

  • A high-quality ACEM Fellowship Examination preparation program to achieve success in the Written and Objective Structured Clinical (OSCE) Exams.
  • Free access to ACE the ACEM (PTY) Ltd Program - NWRH has partnered with ACE the ACEM (PTY) Ltd to provide Senior Registrars with unrestricted access to its education program
  • Flexible rostering to accommodate Fellowship Examination practice and rostering to the ED consultant role (as appropriate)
  • 1 non-clinical shift per week to support Study and learning
  • Reduced night shift rostering to 8 shifts in 6 months
  • 3 weeks leave prior to each Fellowship exam
  • A Fellowship Exam Preparation - ED Consultant will outline the program, formulate individualised learning plans, and provide mentorship through the exam process.

 Please see below the position description for the two vacancies:

1. Written Examination Fellowship Program:

  • Senior Registrars who commence in August will be supported towards the May exam.
  • Weekly Written examination preparation sessions conducted both live and online.
  • The ACE the ACEM (PTY) Ltd Written Program (for more detailed info – visit acemexam.org)
  • 250 hours of education reviewing 650 core topics of the ACEM syllabus in SAQ format.
  • 12 ACE the ACEM (PTY) Ltd trial exams, model answers and recommended reading
  • Intensive 6-day Revision Program – run by ACE the ACEM (PTY) Ltd.

2. The OSCE Fellowship Program:

  • Senior registrars who commence in August will be supported through the March exam.
  • OSCE practice sessions will be incorporated into the working roster to allow maximum opportunities for Exam practice
  • The online learning platform of ACE the ACEM (PTY) Ltd – see acemexam.org for more detail
  • Live OSCE online webinars reviewing 60 OSCE exam cases per 6-month term
  • 200 recorded webinar OSCE cases including detailed model answers, suggested references, and exam technique discussions.
  • Intensive OSCE 4-day Course reviewing 50 core exam OCSE’s

Details of Appointment

Multiple fixed term, full time, shift work, position working 80 hours per fortnight until February 2024

Salary: $97,946 - $138,593 per annum + 10.5% superannuation + access to salary packaging

In addition to the above the Department of Health provides attractive relocation and accommodation reimbursements to successful candidates.


 Successful applicants will be required to meet the essential criteria:

  1. General or limited registration with the Medical Board of Australia
  2. Current Tasmanian Working with Children Registration (where applicable and as determined by individual position requirements)
  3. Pre-employment checks

Applicants should note the following criteria are desirable:

  1. Current Driver’s Licence (If applicable to allocated role)

How to Apply

 Please visit our website www.jobs.tas.gov.au 

 Vacancy number: 513419

 For More Information 

Dr Mohamad Pandie

Position: The ED Fellowship Exam Consultant
Phone:  0404 831 786
[email protected]

Applications close 4 October 2022

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