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Registrars in Paediatric Emergency Medicine 2022

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Date: 08-Jun-2021

Location: 50 Flemington Rd, AU

Company: theroyalch

Registrars in Paediatric Emergency Medicine, Royal Children's Hospital

  • Full time or part time
  • Commencement dates:  February and August 2022
  • 6 and 12 month positions available.


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


The Department:

The Emergency Department is the busiest paediatric ED in the country and assesses and treats over 86,000 children a year for a range of urgent medical and surgical conditions.  Senior staffing includes paediatric emergency medicine specialists and fellows undergoing specific training in paediatric emergency medicine.  Together they provide supervision to 30 paediatric and emergency medicine registrars and a further 6 junior doctors.  The department has an active education program and plays a major role in national and international paediatric emergency medicine research.

We are seeking the appointment of  Paediatric Emergency Medicine registrars to join our dedicated and professional team to commence in February and August 2022.


Applicants for registrar positions should be undergoing specialist training in paediatrics, emergency medicine, intensive care or other specialities where there is an interest in developing skills in paediatric emergency medicine.


Full and part-time positions are available.



Registration/eligible for registration to practise medicine in Australia.

  • Undergoing specialist training in paediatrics, emergency medicine or joint training in paediatric emergency medicine. Other specialist training programs, including ICU and General practice, will also be considered.
  • Completion of APLS /equivalent or undertake to complete this training prior to commencement of employment.
  • In addition, all International Medical Graduate applicants will need to have passed their IELTS test (results must indicate a score of 7 or above in all bands) in order to be successful in this position.


To view the position description for this role, please click here.


All applicants will be required to undergo a Police Check and Working with Children Check.


Closing date for applications will be on the 7th of June 2021.


For further information, please contact:

Assoc Prof Joanne Grindlay, Deputy Director, Emergency Medicine, Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne, Australia.

Email:  joanne.grindlay@rch.org.au   tel:  +61 3 9345 5312

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.


Are you ready to join our team? 

  Apply online by clicking on the “Apply” button