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Medical Officer - Penrith

20 December 2018

Fantastic career development opportunity now available at Family Planning NSW - Penrith!

Are you looking to develop your skills in reproductive & sexual health? A fantastic 2 day/week position is now available at the Family Planning NSW Penrith Clinic.

This position is fully supported by our senior medical staff with regular one-on-one sessions for clinical support and case discussions, with optional access to implant & IUD training for the right candidate.

The position is responsible for providing reproductive and sexual health clinical consultations at our Penrith Clinic as part of a multidisciplinary team of doctors, nurses, social workers and health promotion.

This position can be appointed to for either 6 or 12 months depending on the preferences of the successful applicant. 

Essential criteria:

  • Primary medical degree with broad based clinical experience
  • Current registration as a medical practitioner with AHPRA
  • Family Planning Alliance Australia Certificate or equivalent
  • A broad based knowledge in the area of sexual and reproductive health and a commitment to regularly update this knowledge base 
  • Experience working in a multidisciplinary team
  • High level of communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work effectively with Family Planning NSW’s priority populations – young people, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, culturally and linguistically diverse people, and people with a disability

Desirable criteria:

  • Unrestricted Medicare provider number
  • Clinical experience in reproductive and sexual health
  • Previous experience in utilising electronic medical record systems

To apply for this position please submit a copy of your CV and a cover letter addressing the essential and desirable selection criteria stated above to by 5pm on Friday 14th January 2019. For enquiries, please contact the Penrith Centre Manager on (02) 4749 0500.