Reference Number 154133
Position Title 2019 Nuclear Medicine Trainee Registrar
Employment Status Temporary Full Time
Location Geelong Hospital
Hours Per Fortnight 86
About Barwon Health
Working for Barwon Health means you are working for an organisation that has a clear strategic direction. Barwon Health’s Vision is to work with the community to build healthy lives, inspired by world class standards. With our consumers at the forefront through Education and Research our aim is to be at the pinnacle of health care and we can only achieve this with our staff being at their best.
We are an award winning regional health provider and Victoria’s largest regional health service with one of the busiest hospitals (The University Hospital Geelong) in the state. We serve the Barwon South West region with over 500,000 people through the efforts of over 6,500 staff and more than 1000 volunteers. We provide care at all stages or life and circumstance through a wide range of services from emergency and acute to mental health, primary care, community services, aged care, and subacute/rehabilitation. Care is provided to the community through over 21 key locations throughout the region.
About the Culture
You will work with innovative teams who maintain extensive knowledge and experience. You will have support and guidance from fellow team members and management who exhibit our Barwon Health values, respect, compassion, commitment, accountability and innovation.
We believe that working at Barwon Health is joining a culture where people strive to work to the full extent of their qualification, capability and experience with a working environment that enables this to happen.
You will work in a JMO culture where 80-89% of Interns, Residents and Registrars believe Barwon Health is:
“A Truly Great Place to Work. Barwon Health Staff Engagement Survey, 2015. Best Practise Australia Pty Ltd
Based at University Hospital Geelong. Barwon medical Imaging (BMI) is the imaging service for Barwon Health and the leading provider of medical imaging in the region.
The position is for a suitable qualified radiology trainee who has completed at least 4 years of training and the FRANZCR part 2 exams or a suitable qualified RACP trainee and involves provision of high quality, timely, appropriate medical imaging and nuclear medicine services as part of Barwon Health under consultant radiologist and nuclear medicine physician supervision. This includes specific training and experience in Nuclear Medicine within Barwon Health. The position will fulfil the RANZCR and JSAC requirements for one year of the 2 year nuclear medicine training program. It includes providing imaging expertise for MDMs and clinical-radiological meetings and a research project. This is a 12 month position
Geelong Hospital employs 20 Radiologists/Nuclear medicine physicians and thirteen RANZCR accredited Registrars. It is currently the major clinical training facility for the newly formed Deakin University Medical School. Barwon Medical Imaging has a strong commitment to teaching and research. The nuclear medicine department has a recently upgrade Siemens PET/CT, a GE SPECT/CT and plans to replace an existing gamma camera with a second GE SPECT/CT.
Geelong is Victoria’s second largest city and is situated on Corio Bay, less than an hour’s drive from Melbourne. The region has a lifestyle to suit all interests with excellent schools, superb beaches, stunning scenery, wineries and restaurants.
Barwon Health staff benefits
- Flexible working arrangements
- Professional development
- Access to employee wellness facility
- Salary packaging
- Social club
- Be our future
At Barwon Health we celebrate and harness diversity, and consider it a competitive advantage. We encourage applications from all diverse backgrounds and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply. Our organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all our consumers including children and appropriate rigorous reference and background checks will be undertaken. Barwon Health is proud to be Totally Smoke Free.
Recruitment agencies should note that Barwon Health does not accept agency resumes. Barwon Health is not responsible for any fees related to any unsolicited resumes submitted by Recruitment Agencies.
Selection Criteria Essential: Can you please list Barwon Health's values?
Essential: Can you please choose one of Barwon Health's values and describe a situation in the workplace where you have displayed this value?
Essential: Eligible to undertake a nuclear medicine training position as per the RANZCR /FRACP criteria
Essential: Appropriate clinical medical experience and radiology experience if RANZCR candidate
Essential: Excellent interpersonal skills
Essential: Excellent work ethic
Essential: Excellent communication skills and written and oral English language skills
Essential: ICT skills and knowledge
Essential: Ability to work well as part of a team
Essential: Research skills and experience
Essential: Basic medical qualifications registrable in the Australia (AHPRA medical registration).
Essential: Minimum of 4 years of experience as a radiology registrar and completion of the FRANZCR part 2 exams or eligible for nuclear medicine training via the FRACP pathway
Desirable: Commitment to the Geelong region
Contact Person Assoc Prof Andrew Whan
Contact Person Job Title Director
Contact Number (03) 4215 0360
Contact Email ANDREWWH@BarwonHealth.org.au
Alternate Contact Person Tracy Thomason
Alternate Contact Number (03) 4215 0894
Closing Date 11/06/2018