- Job no: 55074
- Category: Junior Medical, Registrar
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.
The General and Acute Care Medicine Advanced Physician Training program at Alfred Health is highly regarded for offering a variety of clinical training experiences matched with outstanding education, mentoring and research support.
We are a Department known for innovative models of care. In 2023, we are launching further opportunity for APTs to contribute to the Acute Care@Home model of care and additional rotations in our Consultation and Peri-Operative Medicine service. The full range of rotations in our program are:
- CORE Specialty rotations: Respiratory, Cardiology, Neurology, Palliative Care (Cabrini), ICU (Cabrini, high acuity), Cardiology (Mildura)
- CORE General Medicine rotations: The Alfred (high acuity), Caulfield Hospital, Cabrini
- CORE General Medicine-related rotations: Consultation and Peri-Operative Medicine, Integrated Care (Care @ Home)- both at The Alfred and Sandringham Hospital
Flexible part-time training opportunities are available in our program. We have a range of roster structures for part-time training that we can discuss with successful applicants. Please indicate your interest in part-time training in your application cover letter.
Trainees participate in a professional development program to enhance skills in clinical leadership and this supports practice across all the roles in the program and particularly in the night clinical lead role.
Senior clinicians with a range of backgrounds, clinical practice and non-clinical interests provide supervision and mentoring.
All rotations meet the CORE training requirements of the RACP PREP Advanced Training curriculum in General and Acute Care Medicine.
1. Trainees who have commenced training in General and Acute Care Medicine (continuing trainees)
We will be assessing applications from this group from the date this advertisement is launched. Please do not delay your application until the closing date. Include a cover letter in your application that outlines your past training and goals for your training in 2023 and how our program can support you to reach your goals.
Initial offers for this group: 27 July 2022.
2. New Trainees
The process of selection for this group will commence towards the end of the clinical examination period (early August). Include a cover letter that outlines your training goals for 2023 and how our program can support you to reach your goals.
Initial offers for this group: 14 September 2022
Second Round offers: Friday 23 September 2022
The Principal (or Chief/Senior) Medical Registrar role is also selected from applicants to the GACM APT program. This position is accredited for CORE General Medicine-related training and gives the successful candidate the opportunity to have a flexible clinical training experience for 50% of their time and the remainder supporting the Director of Physician Education.
Further enquiries regarding the above positions:
Dr Nicole Hancock, Director of General and Acute Care Medicine Advance Training, Alfred Health.
Continuing Trainees- please apply as soon as possible
Applications Close: 23 August
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.
In compliance with the Victorian Chief Health Officer's Mandatory Vaccination Directions, all Alfred health employees must be vaccinated against COVID-19 with TGA approved vaccine and must have evidence of their vaccination status.
- Closes in 5 days - 23 Aug 2022
- Published on 08 Jul 2022, 2:54 AM