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Medical Retrieval Consultant (Multiple Vacancies)

Apply now Job no: 689235
Work type: Part time
Location: Adelaide Metro Western
Categories: Emergency Services, Medical

  • SA Ambulance Service, Adelaide Airport/Eastwood
  • Salary: $204,100.00 - $268,932.00 pa (pro rata) - Multiple positions: Temp P/T (18.75 hrs p/wk, up to 1/2/2020) - MD2


This is a great opportunity to work within a challenging and rewarding emergency service environment. MedSTAR is South Australia‚Äôs unique 24-hour emergency medical retrieval service coordinating and tasking medical teams to reach victims of serious accidents and medical emergencies. We are dedicated to serving the people of South Australia with the highest level of emergency medical patient care, treatment and transport. Joining the MedSTAR team, you will provide mentoring, clinical support and supervision to Retrieval Registrars and Fellows, other Retrieval Consultants, Paramedics and Nurses. You will perform remote clinical assessments by telemedicine and contribute to the formulation of clinical transport requirements based on patient acuity, urgency, platform allocation and retrieval crew skillsets.  You will be required to assist the Director, Heads of Unit and other members of the SA Ambulance Service MedSTAR leadership team in strategic planning, organising the delivery of emergency medical retrieval services, and manage a portfolio relating to emergency medical retrieval.

You will have a postgraduate qualification and specialist registration in Anaesthetics, Intensive Care or Emergency Medicine with AHPRA, and/or in a recognised medical specialty with appropriate experience in pre-hospital and retrieval medicine. Having worked in a leadership role, supporting and mentoring other health care professionals, you will possess significant clinical experience in a critical care specialty with ongoing clinical exposure to ill and injured patients. High level decision making and problem solving skills are essential, along with the ability to work in a multidisciplinary team environment.


The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.


Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Criminal History Check.


Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply.  Job Ref: 689235


Download File 689235 - Medical Retrieval Consultant - Job Pack.pdf

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