Visiting Medical Officer Sexual Assault Service

  • Company:
    Hunter New England Local Health District
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 days ago
  • Category:
    Healthcare

Employment Type : Visiting Medical Officer
Position Classification : Visiting Medical Officer
Hours Per Week : 0
Requisition ID : REQ133640

Visiting Medical Officer
Hunter New England Sexual Assault Service

We are looking for committed medical officers and General Practitioners to participate in the after hours and weekend roster for medical service to adults and adolescents who have been sexually assaulted and referred to the Hunter New England Health Sexual Assault Service.

You will be responsible and accountable for the provision of a safe, effective and efficient service to adults and adolescents who have referred to the Hunter New England Sexual Assault Service.

Applicants must be eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia as a Specialist (General Practitioner) and or/overseas trained specialist pathways.

  • Eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia as a Specialist (General Practitioner) and/or overseas trained specialist pathways
  • Availability to participate with a minimum of 3 shifts per month in an on call roster and to respond on site within a reasonable time
  • Demonstrated recent clinical experience in general practice, family planning, sexual health, or similar at the role delineation of the service
  • Willingness to attend periodic education meetings and training events to maintain skills and expertise, particularly in situations of low recent case load after-hours
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team and provide clinical leadership of a team
  • Demonstrated effective clinical communication through use of information technology and written, verbal and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to teaching, continuing education, research and quality improvement