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2022 Hand and Microsurgery Fellow

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Date: 10-Jun-2021

Location: 50 Flemington Rd, AU

Company: theroyalch

The Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH) provides secondary and tertiary care to children and young people across the northern and western suburbs; specialist paediatric healthcare to the children of Victoria, Tasmania, southern NSW and parts of South Australia; and is the designated state-wide provider of services including paediatric trauma, rehabilitation and forensic medicine. As a quaternary centre for complex cardiac surgery and organ transplantation, the RCH cares for the sickest children from around Australia.


With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 6000, we provide a full range of clinical services, tertiary care and health promotion and prevention programs for children and young people.

The Royal Children’s Hospital is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Click here for further information on our Commitment to Child Safety: http://www.rch.org.au/quality/child-safety/




Applications are now open for a Hand and Microvacular Fellowship with the Plastics Department. Fellowships in our Department are for post-graduate Plastic Surgeons. At present, the Hand and Microsurgery Fellowship is a 12-month clinical position oriented primarily towards Hand and Miicrosurgery hough a full range of paediatric plastic surgery is covered within the Department.


Our Hand Fellows are also encouraged to complete a research project during their tenure with us. These are usually submitted for publication in a peer review journal. For a detailed copy of the position description, please click here.


Please note that the successful applicant must undergo a police and working with children check. In addition, all International Medical Graduate applicants will need to refer to the AHPRA website to ensure they have passed the necessary English language test https://www.ahpra.gov.au/Registration/Registration-Standards/English-language-skills.aspx


The 12 month Fellowship will commence in August 2022. Please note, we require in addition to your CV and cover letter, two letters of recommendation.



Why work at the RCH?


The RCH offer a range of benefits which support and reward staff both personally and professionally.


Our staff benefits include award winning facilities and campus partnerships, Professional development and events, an award winning Health and wellbeing program and financial benefits.

To learn more about our staff benefits please go to: https://www.rch.org.au/hr/recruitment_employment/Staff_benefits/  The RCH is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce


We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, all members of the LGBTQI community and people with disability.



Are you ready to join our team?

Apply online by clicking on the “Apply” button

Applications close 30 June 2021