The Rural Clinical School of WA
- Part-time (0.3FTE) opportunity currently exist for a Senior Lecturer (Medical Coordinators) in the Albany Rural Clinical School
- Fixed term appointment until the end of December 2021
- Salary range: Level C $122,456 p.a. - $140,861 p.a. pro rata plus superannuation plus Rural & Remote and Clinical loadings
The University of Western Australia (UWA) is ranked amongst the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research-intensive universities. With an enviable research track record, vibrant campus and working environments, supported by the freedom to ‘innovate and inspire’ there is no better time to join Western Australia’s top University.
About the team
The Rural Clinical School of Western Australia (RCSWA) is a network of 15 rural and remote sites across the Kimberley, Pilbara, Mid-West, Goldfields, Great Southern and South West regions of Western Australia. It is a collaboration between UWA, The University of Notre Dame Australia, Fremantle and Curtin Medical School, operating as a unit within the UWA School of Medicine. The RCSWA is committed to providing quality teaching, research, professional development and clinical service in rural and remote settings.
About the opportunity
The Medical Coordinator will have the responsibility of assisting with the organisation and teaching of Rural Clinical School of WA students or developing and coordinating rural training pathways for junior doctors. You will also provide support in the development of other academic areas (research, service, further clinical skills) depending on their interests.
To be considered for this role, you will demonstrate:
- Registered, or able to be registered with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) as a Medical Practitioner
- Committed to working in medical practice in rural WA
- Demonstrated ability to network with rural practitioners in the region
- Experience as a preceptor and/or supervisor of medical students and/or junior doctors or registrars
- Effective organisational, communication and negotiation skills
- Practice medicine in rural WA
- A commitment to the principles and practice of Indigenous health in rural and regional areas
- A commitment to rural medical education and to improving rural medical workforce
Full details of the position's responsibilities and the selection criteria are outlined in the position description.
Closing date: Monday, 8 February 2021
This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.
Application Details: Please apply online via the Apply Now button.
Our commitment to inclusion and diversity
UWA is committed to a diverse workforce. We celebrate inclusion and diversity and believe gender equity is fundamental to achieving our goal of being a top 50 university by 2050.
- We have child friendly areas on campus, including childcare facilities. Flexible work arrangements, part-time hours and job sharing will all be considered.
- UWA has been awarded Platinum Employer Status for being a Top Ten Employer for LGBTI Inclusion by the Australian Workplace Equity Index (AWEI -2019).
- UWA has also been awarded Athena Swan Bronze Accreditation in 2020.