Goulburn Valley Health Staff Specialist Physician/Rheumatologist Contract in Shepparton VIC

Goulburn Valley Health

Branch Shepparton VIC AU

Staff Specialist Physician/Rheumatologist
Shepparton VIC

Professional Development opportunities. A sound knowledge of computer based software applications including Word/Excel/database management systems is also…

An opportunity exists for a motivated individual to join the General Medicine Department as a Staff Specialist Physician/Rheumatologist. The Staff Specialist Physician/Rheumatologist is responsible for providing the highest standard of care to the local population and be responsive to the general medical needs of the community. Foster a culture of training and research and drive the standards of clinical care forward. Engage in a vibrant academic environment with medical students and trainees being rewarded with an enriching experience. Be a good clinician, respectful towards their patients and colleagues and be a good communicator. Encouraging a multidisciplinary approach to patient care and recognise their own limitations.

The successful applicant will have well-developed time management and problem-solving skills, the ability to prioritise tasks and work under minimal supervision. Applicants should also possess excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills and be able to work effectively within a team environment. A sound knowledge of computer based software applications including Word/Excel/database management systems is also required.

About GV Health

GV Health is the Public Health Service for the Hume Region, with main campuses located at Shepparton, Tatura and Rushworth and additional sites in Shepparton, Seymour, Benalla and Wodonga. GV Health provides a range of acute, mental health, aged and primary health and community support services across the Goulburn Valley Sub Region of the Department of Human Services, Hume Region. The main campus is the major acute referral site for the sub region.

Some of the great benefits of working for GV Health include:
• Wide range of specialties for clinical staff
• Salary Packaging
• Continually growing and developing
• Work/Life balance
• Support culture based on Reward and Recognition
• Employee Assistance Programs
• Glass House café serving breakfast, lunch, coffee and cakes
• Professional Development opportunities
• Paid maternity and paternity leave
• Social Club
• Discount gym/pool membership
• Competitive remuneration

Selection Criteria
Essential: Registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency as a Medical Practitioner.
Essential: Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians or equivalent specialist qualification in General Medicine or other.
Essential: Prepared to participate in on-call work and provide appropriate support to junior staff.
Essential: Evidence of being a medical expert, including past experience in a range of areas in General Medicine and Advanced Certificates or similar recognised experience in a subspecialty field. Should be knowledgeable about General Medicine to the level of a RACP Fellow.
Essential: Evidence of being a good communicator, including both oral and written skills and a sensitive approach to clear communication with patients, carers, other professionals and the public.
Essential: Satisfactory National Criminal History Check prior to commencement of employment.

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Shepparton, VIC, AU
Posted on: 2017-04-25
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