30/09/2021

Medical Specialist

$146.70 - $204.90 hourly
  • Mercy Health
  • Werribee Mercy Hospital, Princes Highway, Werribee VIC, Australia
Full time Health Care

Job Description

ABOUT THE ROLE:

Type of employment (FT, PT, CAS, Fixed Term) and hours (if Part Time position)

-       Werribee Mercy Hospital Emergency Department

  • To provide excellence in the delivery of clinical service in the discipline of emergency medicine
  • To work in strong partnership with members of the Medical Staff in the provision of integrated and coordinated health services
  • Successful applicants will be expected to be able to provide high quality clinical care operating autonomously. 

ABOUT YOU:

-       Current registration as a Medical Practitioner with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA)

  • Fellow with Australian College for Emergency Medicine (essential)
  • Experience in management in an acute hospital setting
  • Provide high level of quality clinical care
  • Demonstrated high level of professionalism and leadership skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

ABOUT US: 

Werribee Mercy Hospital is a General Public Hospital located in the rapidly growing Western suburbs of Melbourne. Our services include surgical, medical, maternity, newborn, renal dialysis, emergency, mental health, rehabilitation, aged and palliative care. The hospital has recently undergone significant expansion with the opening or our new intensive care unit, additional operating theatres and the opening of two new wards, taking the total number of beds to 298. Join us now and be part of our team as we expand to serve our community.

Mercy Health is a Catholic organisation grounded in a 2,000-year tradition of caring for others. Founded by the Sisters of Mercy, Mercy Health is made up of more than 9,500 people who provide acute and subacute hospital care, aged care, mental health programs, maternity and specialist women's health services, early parenting services, home care services and health worker training and development. 

Mercy Health is proud to be recognised as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality by the WGEA.

WHAT WE OFFER:

Mercy Health recognises that many people want to work somewhere that is more than ‘just a job.’ With a values based culture, Mercy Health offer a generous range of benefits to support you to maintain a healthy work/life balance. These include:

  • Salary packaging benefits
  • Opportunity to purchase additional leave
  • Health and Wellbeing programs
  • Camp Australia School Holiday Program
  • Career progression and development opportunities
  • A range of discounts available across a diverse portfolio of financial, healthcare, travel and other services

We focus on caring for our staff members and those important to them. We support all staff to be their authentic selves at work through Whole Self @ Mercy Health - our network group for LGBTIQ staff and allies.

At Mercy Health we pride ourselves on embracing diversity and foster an inclusive culture where individual differences are respected and celebrated. We encourage applications from people of all ages, abilities and cultural backgrounds including Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Peoples.

Mercy Health is committed to the safety of all children and vulnerable people across our services. We recognise the importance of listening to the voice of children and vulnerable people and have a zero tolerance of any form of abuse and neglect. 

To be the successful candidate you must meet the position requirements as well as provide a current Police Record Check and Working with Children Check. Mercy Health may conduct additional background checks subject to current legislation.

Mercy Health 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).

If you have any questions or require any adjustments to ensure a fair and equitable interview and selection process please contact us on the details below.

 

CONTACT DETAILS:

 

  • Dr John Pasco, Director
  • 03 8754 3342

 

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