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NSW, Australia
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Community Palliative Care Registrar


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WAHROONGA, NSW, Australia 


Health Care/Nursing

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Job Description:

  • 6-month full-time role commencing 6 February 2017
  • Based at Neringah and Northern Beaches Palliative Care service

About HammondCare
HammondCare is an independent Christian charity that exists to improve quality of life for people in need.

We specialise in aged and dementia care, palliative care, rehabilitation, mental health services for older people, and other related health and aged care services.  HammondCare seeks to embed evidence based best practice in its services and we provide these services through home care, sub-acute hospitals and residential aged care. 

Bringing these health, hospital and aged care services together, HammondCare has been able to develop innovative, flexible care models designed to serve people with complex health or aged care needs, regardless of their circumstances. 

HammondCare works to provide its staff with support, career development opportunities, education, responsibility and recognition, work/life balance, and satisfying roles.

About the role
The role of Community Palliative Care Registrar works within the Mission and Mission in Action of HammondCare to ensure that medical clinical care is provided to inpatients and outpatients of the Palliative Care service, under the supervision of the Specialist-in-charge.
The essence of this role:

  • Provide in-patient, hospital and community consults
  • Liaise with other members of the multi-disciplinary team in providing patient care
  • Maintain an appropriate standard of personal professionalism at all times and in all activities undertaken
  • Implement a personal learning program for the term in conjunction with their Specialist Supervisor

Job Requirements:

About you
Commitment to engage and align with HammondCare’s Christian Mission, Motivation and Mission in Action.
Unrestricted NSW Medical Board Registration or eligibility for Unrestricted NSW Registration
Primary Medical degree, eligible for Medical Board registration, and a minimum of two years’ supervised practice as an RMO
Experience in Palliative Medicine or related specialty.  Competence in the individual specialty area is expected to be consistent with the level of training and professional development stage attained by the individual occupying the position.  Minimum 3 years post-graduation.
Strong administrative and computer skills.
Ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
Current Driver’s Licence
Good communication skills
Demonstrated ability to work in a team.
Organisational ability – both personal organisation and ability to supervise others.
Demonstrated compassion and caring attitude.

HammondCare offers its staff competitive salaries, excellent training & development opportunities, a supportive environment and a fabulous benefits program. For more info check out our website:

Ready to make a change? Apply Now!

For an information pack, including the selection criteria, and details on how to apply, please see our website:

Please note, applications that do not address the selection criteria listed in the information pack will not be accepted.

For any specific queries not answered by the information pack, please phone Dr Sarah Thompson on 02 9488 2200.

Closing Date: Monday 23 January 2017

All short listed applicants for these positions will be asked to consent to a criminal record check.