Paediatric Clinical Teaching Fellow (Multiple Positions)

at University of Melbourne

Department of Paediatrics Melbourne Medical School Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences

Salary: $87,415 - $93,830 (pro rata for part-time) plus 9.5% superannuation. Multiple positions available.

The Paediatric Clinical Teaching Fellow program at the Royal Children's Hospital campus is offered as a development opportunity within the Department's Framework for Educational Excellence project. The Clinical Teaching Fellow positions provide an excellent training opportunity for interested paediatric trainees, allowing them to develop and further enhance their skills as medical educators within the academic structure provided by the University.

The Paediatric Clinical Teaching Fellows are responsible for the delivery of high quality clinical teaching and learning opportunities in the Child and Adolescent Health (CAH) program within the University's medical degree. The Teaching Fellows are based at the Royal Children's Hospital campus (RCH), working under the guidance of, and reporting to the Child and Adolescent Health Program Co-ordinators in the Department of Paediatrics, who are also based at RCH campus.

The Paediatric Clinical Teaching Fellows are also offered opportunities to actively participate in the curriculum development and design of the CAH program and to generally contribute to the overall academic objectives of the Department of Paediatrics and the Melbourne Medical School within the delivery of the medical degree.

In 2018 the CAH program will run from January to November. Teaching sites include the Royal Children's Hospital, Sunshine Hospital, Northern Hospital, Austin Hospital, Ballarat Hospital and hospitals affiliated with the Rural Clinical School (based in Shepparton). The Paediatric Teaching Fellows are based at the Royal Children's Hospital.

The Paediatric Clinical Teaching Fellows are offered the opportunity to participate in a range of academic development activities, and is expected to participate in professional development programs designed to promote excellence in clinical teaching.

Close date: 31 Oct 2017

Position Description and Selection Criteria

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