Paediatrics - General

Paediatrics - General
  • $200,000 - $201,000 per Annum
  • Contract
  • Canberra CBD, Australian Capital Territory, Australia Canberra CBD Australian Capital Territory AUS
Job Ref: VAC-54130
Speciality : Paediatrics
Grade: Consultant
Date Added: 14 July 2021

Specialist/Senior Specialist - Paediatrician
Department/Unit: The Child At Risk Health Unit (CARHU)
Location: Canberra
State: ACT


Women, Youth and Children Community Health Programs deliver a range of primary health care community-based services to children, families and women. These services include support, education and information; counselling, assessment and screening; early identification and referral; and the delivery of public health programs. Services are delivered within a multi-disciplinary context.

The Child At Risk Health Unit (CARHU) is an multidisciplinary team that provides specialist health services to children, young people and their families or carers who have been affected by abuse and/or neglect. The medical staff work in collaboration with police, child protection services and community-based agencies to support the health and wellbeing of vulnerable children.

Applications are invited for this position from AHPRA registered medical practitioners with RACP or equivalent specialist qualifications.


Position Requirements/Qualifications: Bachelor of Medicine with a sub speciality in General Paediatrics and/or Community Child Health and qualifications and/or experience in forensic medicine (desirable).

Be registered or be eligible for registration with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP) or equivalent high specialist qualifications.
Have an understanding of how the National Standards and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) indicators align with this role.
Fulfil the responsibilities of this role as detailed in the CHS Exceptional Care Framework, Clinical Governance Framework, Partnering With Consumers Framework and all other related frameworks. Please note prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to:
Be granted with their Scope of Clinical Practice through the Medical Dental Appointments Advisory Committee (MDAAC).
Undergo a pre-employment Police check.
Obtain a Compliance Certificate from OMU (Occupational Medicine Unit) relating to assessment, screening & vaccination processes against specified infectious diseases.

Please Contact Claire for more information on 0435 710 902

Global Medics
11/08/2021 01:15:07
AUD 200000 201000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Claire Waters

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