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Trainee position - Barwon Health Palliative Care Service

The Barwon Health Palliative Care Service in Geelong, Victoria is seeking a Trainee to fill a maternity leave position from Monday 16 October 2017 through to Monday 5 February 2018.

About the position

The position would be predominantly with the consultation team. The consultation team provides palliative care consultation to inpatients, with both malignant and non-malignant diseases, within University Hospital Geelong. Other members of the consultation team include a Palliative Care Specialist, Nurse Practitioner, Clinical Nurse Consultant and Intern. 

The trainee would join three existing palliative care registrars and thus there is one in four on-call requirement. On-call periods are a week at a time (Monday to Monday) with a consultant second on-call at all times. 

About the location

Geelong is a large regional city located approximately 75 kilometres from Melbourne. It is renowned for its friendly atmosphere and combines the best elements of a cosmopolitan city with some of the world's most magnificent surf beaches just a stone's throw away. 

To apply

Expressions of interest should be directed to Dr Peter Eastman, Joint Head of Palliative Care on (03) 4215 5388 or 0401 011 692 or by email