Position Details

Reference Number 170829
Position Title 2022 Nuclear Medicine Advanced Trainee/Fellow
Employment Status Temporary Full Time
Program Enterprise
Location University Hospital Geelong
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 Medical Imaging (BMI) is the leading provider of imaging services in the Geelong and South West region.  The Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT Department at The University Hospital Geelong offers a diverse range of procedures and studies within a private and public setting, operating two GE SPECT/CT's (670 Discovery and 879DR) . The PET/CT facility is a custom built department that is serviced by SIEMENS mCT system.

The Department also has a fully equipped radiopharmacy laboratory which undertakes reconstitution of radiopharmaceuticals, dispensing of patient doses and all relevant quality control mechanisms. Further studies such as blood labels and other cold laboratory duties are also undertaken.

BMI employs 22 Radiologists and thirteen RANZCR accredited Registrars.  It is currently the major clinical training facility for the newly formed Deakin University Medical School.  Barwon Medical Imaging has a strong commitment to teaching and research.

Geelong is Victoria’s second largest city and is situated on Corio Bay, less than an hour’s drive from Melbourne.  The region has a lifestyle to suit all interests with excellent schools, superb beaches, stunning scenery, wineries and restaurants. 

About the Role

BMI are now seeking suitably qualified radiology trainees to join its’ dynamic team, and undertake 12 month (Year 1) of a Nuclear Medicine advanced training position.  Please note the Nuclear Medicine Advanced Trainee Position is a 2 year Program as dictated by JSAC requirements.  This is a 12 month position which will commence in February, 2022.

This position provides a recently qualified radiology candidate with advanced training in all aspects of Nuclear Medicine and PET to fulfil RANZCR and JSAC requirements to meet Year 1 requirements.

The successful applicants will also have opportunity to maintain exposure to diagnostic radiology through participation in the on call roster for the Medical Imaging Department.

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?
Essential: Eligible to undertake a nuclear medicine training position as per the RANZCR /FRACP criteria
Essential: Minimum of 4 years of experience as a radiology registrar and completion of the FRANZCR part 2 exams or eligible for nuclear medicine training via the FRACP pathway
Essential: Research skills and experience
Contact Person Dr Mihir Patel  
Contact Person Job Title Director of Training 
Contact Number 0421 556 029 
Alternate Contact Person Dr Shane Lee  
Alternate Contact Number 0422 173 660 
Closing Date 02/07/2021
Position Description
File name 
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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.