Employment at GPTT

MEDICAL EDUCATOR

(NORTH AND NORTH WEST TASMANIA)

If you are a motivated and committed general practitioner with an interest in medical education and assessment, and would like the opportunity to grow the next generation of general practitioners, please consider applying for a position with us.

This exciting casual position will be based in the North and/or North West of Tasmania and will be a member of our education team that implements both the AGPT and PEP general practice vocational training programs in conjunction with GP supervisors in Tasmania. The role requires liaison with the deputy Director and Director of Education and Training to support registrars and PEP participants, deliver educational resources and activities and participate in practice visits and accreditation activities.

Guidance and support is provided by the Senior Medical Education team, including a regional senior Medical Educator. This position description should also be read in conjunction with the GPTT Medical Education Team Handbook.

SELECTION CRITERIA

To be considered for this opportunity, it is essential that applicants possess the knowledge, skills and qualifications together with the requirements as outlined in the position description. 

Essential

  • Highly developed conceptual understanding of the nature of general practice;
  • Awareness of the Vocational Training Standards of Australian GP Colleges.
  • Awareness of the Australian General Practice Training Program (AGPTP) training policies and framework.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Ability to work effectively as a member of a professional team;
  • Understanding of educational principles and methods of teaching and learning;
  • Ability to work in a self-directed role.

 

TO APPLY

Please email your covering letter addressing the  knowledge, skills, qualifications  and requirements coherent to the Position Description together with your resume to Dr Kristen Fitzgerald, Director of Education and Training at [email protected]

We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples for all positions. We are committed to meaningful equity and diversity in our workforce. We do this by creating a workplace which embraces and celebrates the value of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff, their skills and contribution.