Position Details

Reference Number 171233
Position Title 2022 Rural Generalist Advanced Match O&G Advanced Diploma of Obstetrics
Employment Status Temporary Full Time
Program Women's & Children's
Location All Sites
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 86
Position Summary

Barwon Doctors

  • Provide best care, every person, every day, so that everyone feels better
  • Be recognised, be challenged, be your best
  • Lifestyle! A stone throw from the Surf Coast, Bellarine Peninsula and Great Ocean Road

Area Profile

Sitting within one of Victoria’s six regional health centres, Barwon Health serves the community of Greater Geelong and beyond. Victoria’s second largest city after Melbourne! We serve over 500,000 people through the efforts of over 8,000 staff and more than 1200 volunteers.

Enjoy the range of lifestyle choices Geelong has to offer including inner city, coastal, suburban and rural homes at affordable prices and high standard of schooling options throughout the area. You will appreciate the beautiful parks, rivers, walks and wineries.

To find out more about the Geelong region, visit our Moving to the Region page on the Barwon Health website. 

Part of a Team

Barwon Health's University Hospital Geelong is one of Victoria's major teaching hospitals and has a reputation for innovation in research and excellence in patient care. Medical, surgical and specialist services offered are among the most comprehensive of any hospital in the state.

About the Role

The DRANZCOG Advanced is designed for medical practitioners who have gained skills in obstetrics through the basic Diploma and who wish to develop them to a level that will enable them to safely undertake complex deliveries, advanced gynaecological procedures and perform basic early and late pregnancy ultrasound scanning.

University Hospital of Geelong has a busy obstetrics & gynaecology unit. The level 5 maternity service delivers 2700 babies each year. Within gynaecology major and minor gynaecological procedures are performed including laparoscopic & robotic surgery.

At Geelong Hospital we can offer:

  • DRAV1 Advanced Obstetrics: caesarean delivery, perform instrumental delivery (vacuum and forceps), repair of perineal tears.
  • DRAV2 Advanced Gynaecology: basic pelvic laparotomy, hysteroscopy, miscarriage, termination.
  • DRAV3 Ultrasound: transvaginal and transabdominal first trimester scanning, late pregnancy scanning

For further information about DRANZCOG Advanced please see


Download our position description from Barwon Health Careers and read all about specifics of the role. Alternatively if you wish to speak directly to the Clinical Head of Unit or Director of Medical Workforce the contact details can be found at Barwon Health Careers.

If you have the qualifications and aptitude along with excellent interpersonal skills and the commitment to improving patient care, this may be the role for you!


What we offer

  • Attractive salary packaging benefits!
  • Living Expenses capped at $9,010 and includes repayments on mortgages, credit cards, personal loans and rental payments
  • Meal Entertainment & Accommodation capped at $2,650 and includes food and drink consumed in a social or entertainment settings and some accommodation expenditure

Diversity and Inclusion

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with a disability and people with diverse backgrounds.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Talent Acquisition via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au.

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Selection Criteria Essential: Can you please list Barwon Health's values?
Essential: Can you please choose one of Barwon Health's values and describe a situation in the workplace where you have displayed this value?
Contact Person Geraldine Masson 
Contact Person Job Title Director Obstetrics & Gynaecology 
Contact Number 03 4215 2135 
Contact Email Geraldine.Masson@barwonhealth.org.au 
Alternate Contact Person Melinda Baulch 
Alternate Contact Number 03 4215 2135 
Alternate Contact Email Melinda.Baulch@barwonhealth.org.au
Closing Date 15/08/2021
Position Description
File name 
Rural Generalist Registrar in Obstetrics & Gynaecology Position Description 2022.docx Open
Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on closing date. Please ensure your application is added before then as we do not accept late applications.