Emergency Physician

  • St Vincent's Hospital, Melbourne
  • Fitzroy VIC, Australia
Full time Health Care

Job Description

Full Time and Part Time Positions available

    • Excellent benefits including salary packaging

    • Fitzroy location

    • Full time and part time positions, fixed term for 12 months

    About the Role
    As an Emergency Physician, you will support the values and strategic priorities of St Vincent’s Hospital, provide excellence in the delivery of clinical service in the discipline of Emergency Medicine, and support St Vincent’s Hospital teaching, research and clinical governance programs

    • Provide emergency care and diagnostic services

    • Participate in other clinical activities

    • Ensure that there is prompt communication with other relevant clinicians and health care providers

    • Ensure that timely, efficient and high quality medical care is provided to patients including maintaining accurate patient records

    • Other clinical duties as directed by the Director of Emergency

    Classifications for this position will range from HN15 - HN59 depending on hours and years of experience ($146.70 - $204.90 per hour).

    Your Contribution

    • Applicants must be registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

    • Possess a fellowship of the Australasian College for Emergency Medicine

    • Basic Medical Degree

    • Demonstrates relevant knowledge and experience in Emergency Medicine.

    • Effective communication skills and the ability to engage successfully with patients, relatives and colleagues.

    • Current National criminal history check, or willing to obtain

    What we offer

    • Salary Packaging – Increase your take home pay!

    • Employee Assistance Program

    • Ability to join Fitness Passport - Your pass to an extensive choice of fitness facilities

    • Staff Health Centre

    • CBD Location, close to Public Transport and close to lots of car parks

    • Discounts and Promotions always available through our Foundation

    • Career development & advancement encouraged

    • Culture of continuous improvement

    About the Emergency Department
    The Emergency Department provides care to more than 50,000 patients per annum and has a 30% admission rate. Close links with the University of Melbourne permit joint educational, research, quality and peer support activities.
    The successful applicant/s will join a team of 30 full and part-time FACEMs. This is an opportunity to work at one of the premier inner city Emergency Departments. Strong clinical skills and an ability to work in a multidisciplinary tertiary Emergency Department environment are essential.

    Working at St Vincent’s
    St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne (SVHM) is a leading teaching, research and tertiary health service. SVHM provides a diverse range of adult clinical services and is driven by values of Compassion, Justice, Integrity and Excellence.


    • Please attach your resume and cover letter to your application.

    Shortlisting for this position will commence immediately. We encourage you to apply promptly as the advertisement may close early should a suitable applicant be sourced.

    We encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and abilities. Inclusion is essential to our mission and diversity reflects the community we serve.

    Please visit our website, for further information regarding our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Employment at SVHM.

    SVHA has a duty of care under work health and safety legislation to eliminate and/or control the risk of transmission of vaccine preventable diseases in healthcare settings. You may therefore be required to undergo mandatory immunisations/vaccinations (including flu vaccinations).

  • Job Description - Review the following documents:

    Position Description Emergency Physician - August 2021

    Expressions of interest and further information available by contacting Dr Jonathan Karro, Deputy Director of Emergency Medicine on 0421 429 810  or email [email protected] or by emailing the PA to the Director [email protected] 


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