22068


General Practitioner Policy Advisor
Part-time Temporary with a Possibility of Permanency

Closes: 11 May 2021

Classification: Specialist Band 1 - 5/Senior Specialist
Salary: $180,732 - $244,175 plus superannuation
Position No: 22068
Directorate: Canberra Health Services
Advertised (Gazettal date): 27 April 2021
Contact Officer: Dagmar Ceramidas on dagmar.ceramidas@act.gov.au or (02) 5124 4953


Details: This is an important position to have filled by a clinically active General Practitioner) GP to assist ACT Health and Canberra Health Service interface optimally with general practice. This position works closely with the Director Academic Unit of General Practice to provide effective, timely advice and briefings to the Director General, Deputy Director Generals, Executive and management on matters related to primary health care services. The role will focus on the development and review of policy that effects or interfaces with primary care and is a key link between ACT Health and Capital Health Network, the broader primary health care and GP community. The position is 0.5 FTE, works on policy and is very complementary to the GP Liaison position currently held by Dr Anne-Marie Svoboda (which focuses on clinical interfaces between GPs and Canberra Hospital and Health Services).

Eligibility/Other requirements:

  • Registered as a medical practitioner with the Australian Health Practitioner’s Regulation Agency and hold current Vocational Registration as General Practitioner.
  • Prior to commencing this role, a current registration issued under the Working with Vulnerable People (Background Checking) Act 2011 is required. For further information on Working with Vulnerable People registration refer to - https://www.accesscanberra.act.gov.au/app/answers/detail/a_id/1804.
  • Undergo a pre-employment National Police check.
  • Obtain a Compliance Certificate from OMU (Occupational Medicine Unit) relating to assessment, screening & vaccination processes against specified infectious diseases.

Notes: This is a temporary position available for a period of 3 May 2021 to 29 October 2021 with the possibility of extension and/or permanency. This position is part-time at (20:00) hours per week and the full-time salary noted above will be pro-rata.Reimbursement of relocation costs may be available if you are the successful candidate. Medical Staff in the Health Directorate enjoy excellent conditions, and our Enterprise Agreement is available at www.health.gov.au/employment. This position will be filled at a Specialist band 1 to Senior Specialist level depending on experience.

How to Apply: Please provide an Expression of Interest (maximum two pages) and along with a curriculum vitae.

For further information relating to the role please contact Kirsty.a.douglas@anu.edu.au or Kirsty.douglas@act.gov.au
(02) 5124 4947

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This is a temporary position available for a period of 3 May 2021 to 29 October 2021 with the possibility of extension and/or permanency. This position will be filled at a Specialist band 1 to Senior Specialist level depending on experience.

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