Director of Emergency Medicine Training

Utilise your expertise providing support and guidance to trainees in this busy regional hospital

  • Attractive remuneration and excellent work-life balance
  • Enjoy a modern Emergency Department
  • Experience a diverse case mix
The Position
This health service is seeking a Director of Emergency Medicine Training to join their dedicated and supportive team. You will be responsible for all trainees at your training site and will ensure an appropriate institution-based training program is in place. You will be the contact person for Emergency Medicine trainees and provide information on training programs, examination regulations and opportunities for international rotations within the institution. You will provide high quality services, exposed to an interesting and diverse case mix. You will work 9 shifts per fortnight (3 non-clinical), work a maximum of 1 in 3 weekends and have no on-call requirement. 

The Hospital 
With a catchment population of approximately 80,000 this large regional hospital has 140+ beds and a modern, 24-hour Emergency Department which sees 35,000 presentations annually with an 18% admission rate and 20% paediatric case load. With a new Emergency Department, you will find yourself among a fully equipped service ready to deal with all presentations, with 24 beds and a 6-bed Short Stay Unit, 2 resus bays, a fast track bay, and electronic patients records.

The Location
Supplying most of the nation’s grapes for wine production, this popular horticultural destination is located in the North West of Victoria. Also, a popular holiday destination, you will not be short of activities to keep you occupied in your spare time with an array of water and nature-based experiences on offer. With an abundance of local produce, combined with a multitude of alfresco dining options, the community has a vibrant and bustling social calendar which you will quickly feel part of. The region provides quality education offerings (a mix of public and private) and affordable housing to rent or purchase. Regional airlines service the region regularly and your new home is easily accessible by road or rail. 

Essential Criteria
To be eligible for this role you must hold Fellowship with the Australasian College of Emergency Medicine or equivalent and be eligible to apply for Specialist registration. If you are unsure if you meet the selection criteria, please forward a copy of your most recent resume/CV and I will assess your eligibility and will advise you of your options.

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