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Specialist Palliative Care Physician

Type: Part Time
Hours Per Week: 28
Closing Date: 01/02/2019
Employer: Peninsula Home Hospice
Location: Mornington


We are seeking to recruit a Specialist Palliative Care Physician to join our dedicated interdisciplinary team, to lead palliative care medicine and provide education and support to local GP’s.

Selection Criteria

To successfully fulfil this position, the Specialist Palliative Care Physician will:
• Be a qualified medical practitioner, currently registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) with a Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP)
• Have a recognised Post-graduate qualification by the National Specialist Qualification Advisory Committee and membership of Chapter of Palliative Medicine (FAChPM)
• Have specialist palliative care knowledge in pathophysiology, symptom management and clinical pharmacology with the capacity to mentor and to share expertise with others
• Values working as a member of a team to deliver community Palliative Care
• Have interest in developing a community model of palliative care medicine

How To Apply

We invite qualified candidates to apply by sending applications to:
Position Description available :
Further information contact: Wendy Barnes (03) 5973 2409 or
Applications Close: Friday 1st February 2019

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