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2021 Paediatric Advanced Trainee Fellow

Full Time
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2021 Paediatric Advanced Trainee  Fellow
Fixed Term – Full Time
12 month contract (2021 Clinical Year)

Ballarat Health Services has a vacancy for a Paediatric Fellow to work on a fixed term contract in 2021 to assist in the delivery of care to patients and to further develop or consolidate expertise appropriate to the stage of training.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Assisting Specialist Paediatricians in the management of the Paediatric Ward, Special Care Nursery, Paediatric Outpatient Department and relevant Emergency Department paediatric presentations.
  • Initial assessment, treatment and on-going management of paediatric and neonatal patients in the Paediatric Ward and Special Care Nursery as well as acute attendees in the Emergency Department.
  • Initiate, implement and monitor management of patients under supervision, incorporating appropriate investigation.

Ballarat Health Services comprises the Base Hospital (221 acute beds), Queen Elizabeth Centre (sub-acute care 70 beds) and Psychiatric Services (67 beds). Ballarat Health Services is a major training site for the University of Melbourne and Deakin Rural Clinical Schools. Senior staff is strongly committed to teaching and the professional development of Interns, HMOs and Registrars.

Benefits provided to those working at Ballarat Health Services include:
• Salary Packaging
• Gymnasium
• Social Club
• HMO Room
• Library

Ballarat offers a superb regional lifestyle with excellent public and private schools, recreational and sporting facilities, shopping, entertainment and cultural pursuits. Country or city living is available within minutes of the hospital and there is easy access to Melbourne (70 minutes).

Please apply on line by submitting your CV and your cover letter. Please note that you can only attach .doc or .pdf files.

Enquiries regarding this position may be directed to Junior Medical Workforce via email [email protected]

Appointment is subject to a satisfactory police check and immunisation clearance.

BHS is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workforce.  We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, mature age workers and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people.