Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.
15 RACP Accredited Positions (including One Principal Registrar Position)
The General Medical Unit at The Alfred is a dynamic well supported unit with an education and research focus. These highly regarded positions provide experience in the care of patients with multi-system diseases, peri-operative experience in Surgery and Trauma Medicine, MET call experience, inpatient care, including acute care and undifferentiated patient management experience, afterhours clinical leadership experience and complex ambulatory care experience, under the supervision of senior clinicians many with sub-specialty interests.
Sub-specialty positions (six-monthly rotations) include two positions in Respiratory Medicine (Alfred), two in Intensive Care Medicine (Cabrini), one in Cardiology (Alfred), one in Neurology (Alfred), and one in Cardiology (Mildura), with experience in electrocardiography, stress-tests and echocardiography reporting.
General Medicine or General medical related positions (six-monthly rotations) include four Advance Training registrar positions in General Medicine (Alfred), two peri-operative and trauma medical registrar positions (Alfred), one Drug and Alcohol and Integrated care registrar position (Alfred), one Advance Training Registrar position in General Medicine (Cabrini Malvern) and one Principal Registrar position (Alfred) (see below).
Successful applicants will be allocated clinical rotations based on RACP requirements, and preferences where possible. Successful applicants may also attend a sub-specialty clinic of interest where possible and contribute to clinical research projects, undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and professional development programs.
Rotations are designed to meet the RACP PREP Advanced Training curriculum in General and Acute Care Medicine.
Principal Registrar (otherwise known as Senior Medical Registrar)
This leadership position includes 0.5EFT clinical experience in General Medicine OR specialty service of interest- entirely flexible to meet the trainee (or fellows) ongoing career development goals. The position also incorporates 0.5EFT in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching, assisting the Directors of Physician Education (DPEs) in coordinating the FRACP clinical and written exam preparation, as well as clinical and educational research opportunities.
We are particularly interested in applications from individuals in their final year of training or applicants seeking a fellowship-like experience. We consider this role an opportunity for a career step to consultant practice with flexible and semi-autonomous clinical experience offered with in a very supportive Department.
Part Time Training
Part-time training position were offered in 2021 and have been very successful. Flexible part-time training opportunities will continue to be available in our program in 2022. Please contact the program co-ordinator, Dr Nicole Hancock to discuss your interest and needs with part-time training.
Further enquiries regarding the above positions:
Dr Nicole Hancock, Director of General and Acute Care Medicine Advance Training;
Tel: 03 9076 0870, Email: N.Hancock@alfred.org.au.
Applications for continuing trainees close on 31 July 2021
Applications for new trainees close on 10 September 2021.
Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve. Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.