2018 Emergency GP Trainees - Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, 3350

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2018 Emergency GP Trainee
Fixed Term - Full Time
(86 hrs per fortnight)
5/2/18 - 3/2/19

If you currently provide, or are intending to provide, Emergency Medicine services to rural communities, this GP Emergency Medicine Procedural Training Program or Rural Generalist Emergency Medicine Training Program could be for you. Participants will be trained to take on senior responsibilities including overseeing the management of complex emergency presentations, the supervision of junior residents, teaching and research. You will gain a minimum of six months of valuable Emergency Medicine experience through exposure to critically ill patients, major trauma and a vast array of medical, orthopaedic, surgical, paediatric and gynaecological conditions. Procedural Posts are available in each state.

Eligibility for this position will be determined through MCCC at time of short listing. Please see position description for more information

Ballarat is a Rural Base Hospital and Regional Trauma Centre servicing a population of approximately 200,000 people and a land area extending from the Western boundary of Melbourne to the South Australian border. It is the primary referral centre for its local region and the secondary referral centre for much of Western Victoria. The Hospital provides care across most specialties with the exception of cardiothoracics, neurosurgery and major plastic surgery.

Ballarat Health Services is a major training site for the University of Melbourne and Deakin Rural Clinical Schools. Senior staff are strongly committed to teaching and the professional development of Interns, HMOs and Registrars.

Ballarat offers a superb regional lifestyle with excellent public and private schools, recreational and sporting facilities, shopping, entertainment and cultural pursuits. Country or city living is available within minutes of the hospital and there is easy access to Melbourne (70 minutes).

To apply for these positions please submit your Curriculum Vitae and a cover letter. Please note, all attached documents must be either .doc or .pdf files.

Applications must be submitted on-line. Appointment is subject to a satisfactory police check and immunisation clearance.