Position Details


Reference Number 182333
Position Title Medical Registrar BPT2/BPT3 2024
Employment Status Temporary Full Time
Program Medicine, Specialist Medicine & Emergency Medicine
Location All Sites
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 430
Position Summary

Barwon Doctors

  • Extend your career with one of the largest and most comprehensive regional health services in Australia
  • Ongoing training and professional development in a supported work environment
  • Lifestyle! A stone throw from the Surf Coast, Bellarine Peninsula and Great Ocean Road

About Barwon Health

With over 8,000 staff and more than 1,200 volunteers we provide services to our local community the G21 region which comprises the residents of the City of Greater Geelong, Colac Otway Shire, Golden Plains Shire, Borough of Queenscliff and Surf Coast Shire. Barwon Health has 1,016 beds across our sites, including 363 residential aged care beds.

  • We provide services from University Hospital Geelong, the McKellar Centre in North Geelong, Barwon Health North, Swanston Centre and Mental Health Community Hubs across the region.
  • We are one of four public radiation oncology providers in Victoria.
  • We have a public private partnership with Epworth Healthcare to help deliver surgery and day oncology
  • We are a major teaching hospital so have relationships with Deakin University, University of Melbourne and Monash University.

We have recently opened:

  • Youang Surgery Centre
  • Mental Health Hub in Emergency Department
  • Aged Acute Psychiatry Facility at McKellar
  • McKellar Paediatric Rehabilitation Centre

And we look forward to welcoming soon:

  • Adrian Costa Clinical Trials Centre: Victoria’s first regional clinical trials centre
  • Paediatric Emergency Hub in the Emergency Department at UHG
  • Barwon Health Women’s & Children’s Hospital
  • Early Parenting Centre at McKellar
  • Barwon Health Surfcoast Hospital
  • Central Geelong Mental Health, Drugs and Alcohol Community Hub

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

About the Role

The Barwon Physician Training (BPT) program is a smaller, personal, tailored and comprehensive program designed to progress trainees through BPT1-3 and provide them with the best opportunity possible to progress to their preferred Advanced Training Program. The Barwon Physician Training program consistently achieves pass marks well above state and national averages for both the Adult Medicine written and clinical exams. The program is extremely supportive of our trainees with a diverse educational program. Nearly all graduates of the Barwon Physician Training program successfully proceed to the specialty program of their choice, frequently at Barwon Health. There are also opportunities for trainees to complete their entire Advanced Training in General and Acute Care Medicine through the Barwon Health network should they desire to remain in the region throughout their training. 

About The Culture

Basic Physician Trainees within the Medical directorate at Barwon Health can expect a supportive environment for a large group of consultant physicians with specialty, general, research and teaching experience. The training opportunities are diverse across all specialties, ambulatory and inpatient, including regional rotations. We run a supportive program with attention to trainee welfare. This is all offered in the context of an incredible lifestyle in Geelong, the Bellarine and Surf coast.

Please make sure you apply via PMCV website pmcv.com.au 

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional development
  • Access to employee wellness facility
  • Salary packaging
  • Social club

Diversity and Inclusion

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, 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 and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.

We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Talent Acquisition team via email at medicalrecruitment@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

We Barwon Health are proud to be Totally Smoke Free.

Applicants for this role must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and influenza and meet the requirements of the Barwon Health immunisation policy.

Applications from Recruitment Agencies will not be accepted for this position all candidates must apply directly to Barwon Health.

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: Completion of a BPT1 year or equivalent postgraduate experience in internal medicine
Essential: Have you applied via the PMCV website?
Essential: I agree, to commence employment, I am required to meet Barwon Health’s immunisation requirements (including full Covid-19 and Influenza vaccination) set out in the Staff Immunisation Policy. I acknowledge that meeting this requirement is mandatory and a condition of employment subsequently offered.
Contact Person Dr Cameron Jeremiah 
Contact Person Job Title  
Contact Number (03) 4215 0643  
Contact Email cameron.jeremiah@barwonhealth.org.au 
Alternate Contact Person Dr Elizabeth George 
Alternate Contact Number (03) 4215 0643  
Alternate Contact Email elizabeth.george@barwonhealth.org.au
Closing Date 18/12/2023
Position Description
File name 
Basic Physician Trainees Year 2 (Registrar) Position Description 2024v1.docx.pdf 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.