Position Details
Reference Number 18870
Position Title Anaesthetic Fellow 2021
Employment Type Fixed Term Full 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

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.


The Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre at the Victoria Comprehensive Cancer Centre (VCCC) is Australia’s only public hospital solely dedicated to cancer and one of an elite group of hospitals worldwide to have its own integrated cancer research program and laboratories.


Peter Mac is currently seeking four Anaesthesia Fellows to provide day-to-day clinical management of patients under the care and direction of the Directorate of Anaesthesia, Perioperative Medicine and Pain Medicine to ensure a high quality of peri-operative patient care. Clinical experience will encompass all aspects of anaesthesia and perioperative medicine — preoperative clinics, cardiopulmonary exercise testing, pain medicine rounds and postoperative duties. In addition, you will undertake administrative, teaching and research duties that will contribute to the effective running of the unit.


What Peter Mac can offer you:

  • A challenging, stimulating environment in which experience can be gained in the full range of perioperative services, including anaesthesia and pain management, for major oncological surgery
  • Potential to further gain experience in perioperative medicine
  • Responsibility for the education program and guiding trainees preparing for FANZCA examinations
  • Opportunities for involvement in clinical research programs
  • Support for your professional development.


What you can offer Peter Mac:

  • A motivation to utilise all the opportunities offered by Peter Mac
  • FANZCA or comparable qualification
  • Enthusiasm to participate in the clinical and academic activities of the Department

Salary Range:  From HM25 to HM30 – depending on experience ($119,542.80 to 164,538.40 per annum)


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


Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Central City Location
  • Training and Development Program
Contact Person Dr Richard Smith
Contact Number 03 8559 7663
Alternate Contact Person Professor Bernhard Riedel, Director Anaesthesia
Alternate Contact Number 03 8559 7663
Closing Date 29/05/2020
Position Description
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