Aviation VMO (VR GP) - Australian Defence Force

Job Ref: VAC-44703
Speciality : General Practice
Grades: General Practitioner, Consultant
Job Type: Permanent -Start : 16 May 2019
Date Added: 15 May 2019
  • New South Wales, Australia NSW NSW New South Wales AUS 2000
  • Competitive
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  • Ashlie Turner
  • 02 8248 2943
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Global Medics is partnering with Serco to support the ADF Health Services Contract with providing experienced General Practitioners who hold additional qualifications in Aviation Medicine.

About the Role

  • Part time positions available, working 3 days a week between Monday and Friday.
  • Must be able to work for a minimum of 2 months

You will be responsible for the delivery of medical and aviation-based services to on-base patients, either inpatient care in hospitals/medicals centres or in outpatient settings. These aviation-based services include fitness to fly assessments, aviation medicals and aircrew clinical health management. You will also be required to provide medical technical advice to the Joint Health Unit (JHU) Commanding Officer (CO), Joint Health Command (JHC) Health Centre Manager and Commanders of units. All services are to be in accordance to professional standards, legislations and Deference Policies and Procedures.

About the location

Both positions are based in New South Wales, just a 2-hour drive from Sydney. The first, North of Sydney, offers a range of services including immunisations, Health Promotion Programs, and sick parades. The second positions, South of Sydney, provides support for the naval air station, as well as the Parachute Training Program, Hydrographic Office and Lodger Units.

About You

You are an experienced medical professional with a solid foundation as a General Practitioner and strong additional knowledge in the field of aviation medicine. You are professional about providing clinical services and working as part of a multi-disciplinary team to support delivery of the highest standard of care to patients. You are passionate, respectful and your friendly manner puts patients at ease.

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Australian Citizenship, in order to obtain the required Baseline Security Clearance
  • Current unconditional and unrestricted AHPRA Specialist registration
  • FRACGP, FACRRM, VR or equivalent suitable experience and training as assessed by Commander JHC
  • Previous Full time post graduate experience (or part time equivalent) as determined by RACGP or ACCRM within the last 5 years in a GP setting
  • Recent participation in CPD activities in accordance with AHPRA
  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (HLTAID001) certification
  • Basic military aviation medicine course or equivalent. This includes:
    • Australian Defence Force Aviation Medical Officer Course,
    • United States Air Force Primary Aerospace, US Navy or US Army basic courses; or
    • Equivalent military AAVMED course as determined by Commanding Officer AVMED

To find out more about these opportunities or have a confidential chat, please contact Ashlie on 02 8248 2943

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