EV offers the opportunity for registrars to undertake a role in Medical Education in each training year as a Registrar Medical Educator.
What does the RME Post involve?
The RME is a 12-month part-time (0.4-0.5 FTE) special skills post. By the completion of the RME term registrars will be able to:
- Demonstrate basic competencies required for the educational and administrative responsibilities of the role of ME.
- Teach, manage and co-ordinate educational activities effectively and facilitate registrar learning.
- Make use of on-line learning tools and information management systems in their role as an ME.
- Undertake evaluation of activities and programs and promote quality improvement.
To be eligible for this post the registrar must have:
- Current General Registration under the Medical Board of Australia
- Current Medical Indemnity Cover
- Successfully completed all requirements of GPT1/PRR1 and GPT2/PRR2 training at EV GP Training
- Clinical GP training placement working 0.4-0.6 FTE in training year
There is an expectation that the registrar will have very good interpersonal communication skills and demonstrated collaboration and teamwork skills. They will also demonstrate a motivation to develop medical education knowledge and skills and contribute as teachers.
Application: Two positions are available each year, one in Melbourne and one in rural Eastern Victoria. The application process requires a resume and a written application with reasons for your interest in medical education and your suitability for the position.
More information: Contact Dr Andrew Roberts (Rural) or Dr Heather McGarry (Metro) through firstname.lastname@example.org