Position Details
Reference Number 22555
Position Title 2023 Acute Pain Fellow
Employment Type Fixed Term Part Time
Division Chief Operating Officer
Location Melbourne
Award Classification Award : Doctors In Training - 43 hours
Classification From: HM25 - REGISTRAR YR1
Classification To: HM30 - REGISTRAR YR6
Position Summary

2023 PAIN MEDICINE FELLOW Part Time - Cancer, Acute and Chronic Pain

Part time   0.5 EFT - Melbourne

6 or 12 month appointment


Outstanding candidates are encouraged to apply for positions now open at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre – a place where our normal days are extraordinary; as are the people we care for.


Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.


Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building.


Your role in our future.


As Australia’s leading Cancer Centre, the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre provides high quality treatment and support to cancer patients, their families and carers. Peter Mac is an internationally renowned organisation with its main campus in Melbourne.


A vacancy exists for a 6 or 12 month post as a part time (0.5EFT) Pain Medicine Fellow commencing on 6th February, 2023. Duties will include managing acute, chronic and cancer pain with close liaison between the Parkville Integrated Palliative Care Service and the Department of Cancer Anaesthesia & Pain Medicine.


The Pain Fellow will work only at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre site. They will gain experience in acute and chronic cancer pain, acting within a multidisciplinary pain team and gaining experience of the interventional management of cancer pain through dedicated theatre sessions.


The position is an accredited training position with the Faculty of Pain Medicine of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists and would suit a senior trainee or fellow who wishes to become a specialist pain medicine physician. Trainees in palliative medicine, general practice, medical and radiation oncology are also encouraged to apply.


Salary Range:  From HM25 to HM30 – ($2370.00 to $3262.00 per week pro rata depending on experience)


Enquiries to:

Dr Jamie Young, Specialist Pain Consultant

Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Locked Bag 1, A’Beckett Street, Melbourne VIC 8006,

phone: (03) 8559 7663 or email: Jamie.Young@petermac.org


For further information about this opportunity, please review the position description or contact us for a confidential discussion.


Peter Mac requires its staff to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Please contact us if you would like to discuss this requirement.

Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Central City Location
  • Training and Development Program
Contact Person Julie Reynolds
Contact Number 85597663
Alternate Contact Person Dr Jamie Young
Alternate Contact Number
Alternate Contact Email jamie.young@petermac.org
Closing Date 28/06/2022
Position Description
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