07/05/2024

Royal Darwin Hospital 2025 Advanced Procedrual/Prevocational Registrar positions

  • Royal Darwin Hospital
  • Royal Darwin Hospital
Associate (Procedural and Adv. Procedural) Trainee (Accredited)

Job Description

Royal Darwin Hospital (RDH) is a central part of the Top End Health Service (TEHS) and is a dynamic and rewarding place to work.

The maternity service has a large catchment area across the Northern Territory providing tertiary level care and supporting rural birthing units in Gove and Katherine as well as midwives, nurses and GP’s throughout the Northern Territories remote communities.

The O&G department has both a strong focus on generalist O&G training as well as dedicated clinics for maternal fetal medicine presentations, gynaecology oncology, vulval disorders, urodynamics/pelvic floor surgery, pregnancy choices and a hospital supported homebirth program.

 

As a registrar starting out your O&G career you will have the opportunity to learn and develop your clinical skills in both obstetrics and gynaecology. Clinical duties include being primary registrar on birth suite, elective caesarean section lists, dedicated early pregnancy scanning as well as both antenatal and gynaecological clinics.

 

You will be working with clinicians who are passionate about delivering comprehensive care to First Nations women, are engaged in public health and are advocates for women’s rights.

 

Your ongoing education and professional development will be supported through weekly training, a dedicated supervisor and we have affiliations with Charles Darwin University and the Menzies research institute to provide opportunities for building on your teaching and research experience and relationships with countries throughout the Pacific Islands for those who are interested in Global Health. Whilst Darwin delivers tertiary level care, we are a regional centre and as such value the importance of GP obstetric training and the vital role GPO’s play in delivering obstetric care across Australia. Many junior doctors have completed their RANZCOG certificant and procedural qualifications during their time at Royal Darwin hospital and we continue to provide an excellent training and support program for those pursuing this option.

 

Darwin has an engaging social scene and welcoming community with local doctors participating in sports, performing arts, Yolngu language classes and much, much more!

 

Application process:

 

If you are ready for a new experience or wanting to return to RDH once again and would like to talk about our 2025 job opportunities please feel free to contact Dr Romany Erwin

Romany.erwin@nt.gov.au

 Key duties and responsibilities

1.      Provide inpatient and outpatient care to patients across antenatal, postnatal, gynaecology services including labour ward and reproductive health services

2.      Provide perioperative care, operative services and post-operative follow up for specialist gynaecological patients

3.      Participate in afterhours cover including rostered night shifts, weekends shifts and sick on call roster and outreach service where credentialled to do so

4.      Supervise, support and evaluate the work of junior staff in the provision of inpatient care and medical student education

5.      Foster a positive workplace culture through exemplary leadership practices and role modelling behaviour.

6.      Participate in management and leadership roles

7.      Participate in continuous medical education, professional development, peer review, research, teaching, quality improvement activities and clinical audits as appropriate.

8.      Follow defined service quality standards, work health and safety policies and procedures relating to the work being undertaken, in order to ensure high quality, safe services and workplaces.

Selection criteria

Essentail

1.      Eligible for general registration with the Medical Board of Australia;

2.      6 months experience in Obstetrics and gynaecology as an RMO

Desirable 

1.      Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills and the ability to interact positively as a team member in a cross-cultural work environment.

2.      A demonstrated interest in and commitment to improving First Nations Health and Rural Health.

3.      Evidence of commitment to continuing education, teaching, research and quality assurance activities.

4.      Experience as senior RMO or unaccredited registrar in obstetrics and gynaecology

 

Applications Due: COB May 27th 2024

Online application portal using erecruit Jobs - Obstetrics and Gynaecology Prevocational Registrar / Advanced Procedural (nt.gov.au)

Successful applicants will be notified for interviews in the first week of June

 

 


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