Position Details
Reference Number 29417
Position Title 2021 Psychiatry Registrar
Employment Type Full time - fixed term
Division Clinical Operations
Location Mental Health - All Sites
EBA Classification
EBA:  Victorian Public Health Sector – Doctors In Training Enterprise Agreement 2018-2021
Classification:  REGISTRAR YR1

Hours per fortnight 344
Position Summary

Department: Mental Health
Classification: Registrar Year 1 HM25
Salary: as per the EBA
Hours: 86 per fortnight
Status: Fixed Term 5 years commencing February 2021

Would you like to work in an environment that offers a:

  • Strong attitude to teaching and supportive staff
  • Diverse patient base that are friendly and accepting of people learning
  • Excellent clinical exposure across a range of specialties
  • 5 or 10 minute commute to get to work
  • Dynamic and growing health service that embraces technology

This role is a Psychiatry Registrar training position providing assessment and treatment to patients of Bendigo Health MH Services in alignment with the requirements of the RANZCP training program.

About Bendigo Health

Bendigo Health is a leader in regional health care, combining outstanding services with a strong education, training and personal development culture. With more than 4000 staff we provide health care services to a population of over 306,000 people across the Loddon Mallee Region. At Bendigo Health, we pride ourselves on demonstrating the values of our organisation in our everyday work life - Caring, Passionate & Trustworthy. Our teams are friendly, supportive and thrive on ensuring that we deliver Excellent Care to Every Person, Every Time.

About Bendigo

Bendigo is a thriving regional city with a population of close to 110,000. It has a strong supportive community base with good schools and excellent infrastructure making it an ideal location for families wanting to escape the city. It has fantastic restaurants, shops, cultural precincts, sporting facilities and tertiary facilities making it a great city to live and work. 

If successful for a position at Bendigo Health you must provide evidence of your full immunisation record as part of the on boarding process.

For further information on the role please refer to the position description

Selection Criteria
01.MBBS or equivalent degree with current General Registration with AHPRA

02.Acceptance by RANZCP into the Psychiatry Training Program

03.Well-developed clinical skills for the effective assessment and treatment of patients with mental illness.

04.Demonstrated knowledge of the Victorian Mental Health Act 2014

05.Thorough understanding of the relevant legislation pertaining to Medical Officers

06.High level interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to communicate confidently and appropriately with patients and their families and other health professionals

07.Evidence of on-going professional development to continually update personal medical knowledge and skills

08.Ability to effectively use organisational skills (incorporating documentation, time management skills, critical thinking and priority setting)

09.Understanding of the principles of an integrated case management system for service delivery

10.Ability to operate in an environment of change

11.Ability to work as an effective team member in a multi-disciplinary environment as well as independently (under appropriate supervision)
Contact Person Dr Nilumi Ziffer
Contact Number (03) 5440 6500
Closing Date 23/06/2020
Position Description
Psychiatry Registrar PD 2021.pdf Open
Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.