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Reference Number 14234
Position Title Fellow Anaesthetist
Employment Type Temporary Full Time
Department Medical Services (DMS)
Position Summary

Fellowship to commence February 2019. 


Ideally the succesful candidate would be available for 12 months from February 2019.  However, six or twelve month appointments will be considered.


The Royal Victorian Eye & Ear Hospital is a world leader in the provision of eye, ear, nose and throat services, education, research and health promotion for the community. Our mission is to provide highly specialised care by setting international standards of quality, innovation and efficiency.


The accredited Provisional Fellowship in Anaesthesia is for doctors with their specialist qualification or who are in the final year of their training. For Australian trainees, individual validation with ANZCA is required for all Provisional Fellowship positions.  There is a strong collegiate ethos which provides an excellent breadth of experience and learning support for a Fellow interested in consolidating their professional skills in the RVEEH subspecialties.


A full range of ophthalmic anaesthesia is practiced along with substantial throughput of Ear, Nose and Throat work, which includes Anaesthesia for Otology, including cochlear implants (an area in which The Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital is a world leader), rhinology, and throat and neck surgery. There is also be exposure to paediatric cases down to the age of two years.  There is a weekly Preadmission clinic and seven theatre lists per week.  The Department has 50 VMO Specialists with a particular interest in Ophthalmic and ENT anaesthesia to cover eight operating theatres. Provision is made in the roster for participation in educational/research activities.


Salary and conditions of employment will be in accordance with the AMA Victoria Doctors-in-Training Enterprise Agreement 2018.


Further information about these posts may be obtained from the 2019 Fellowship Guide available from our website.

Contact Person LUCY O'BRIEN
Contact Number (03) 9929 8666
Contact Email
Alternate Contact Person Dr Zoe Keon-Cohen
Alternate Contact Number (03) 9929 8666
Closing Date 18/01/2019
Position Description
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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.