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Neonatal Junior Medical Staff (Fellows and Registrars)

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Date: 08-Jun-2021

Location: 50 Flemington Rd, AU

Company: theroyalch

The Hospital:

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/

Further information about RCH is available at www.rch.org.au


Neonatal Fellows and Registrars  

Applications are sought from suitably qualified medical practitioners for Neonatal Fellow and Neonatal Registrar positions in 2022. Positions are available commencing 7 February 2022 and 8 August 2022 and may be for 6 or 12 months; full-time or part-time. Applications for 2023 will also be accepted.


Fellow positions are designed for senior trainees pursuing a career in Neonatology while Registrar positions are suitable for trainees in Neonatology, General Paediatrics or other Paediatric subspecialties who wish to gain tertiary neonatal experience.


The Royal Children’s Hospital is a paediatric teaching hospital, and it’s Newborn Intensive Care Unit acts as a quaternary referral centre for neonates with complex medical and surgical problems from Victoria, it’s neighbouring states, and overseas. The Unit is the major regional centre for neonatal surgery and is recognised for it’s expertise in the provision of advanced respiratory support. There is an active research program in several areas. Fellows in their final year of RACP advanced training may act in a junior consultant role under supervision during the latter part of their rotation.


A minimum of 12 months (Fellow applicants) or 6 months (Registrar applicants) previous experience in neonatal intensive care is essential and successful candidates must be eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia.


Please click here for the position description.


Applications are to be submitted electronically via the SuccessFactors platform and should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae and the email addresses of 3 referees.


Enquiries: Dr Amanda Moody or Dr Cameron Smirk, Dept of Neonatal Medicine, the Royal Children’s Hospital, 50 Flemington Road, Parkville, 3052, Australia; tel +61 3 9345 5522; email amanda.moody@rch.org.au or cam.smirk@rch.org.au


Closing date: Friday 23 July, 2021

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/ 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.


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