Position Details
Reference Number 20808
Position Title Hospital Medical Officer
Employment Type Casual
Entity Private Hospital
Location Calvary Riverina Hospital
Award Classification Riverina HP&SS - Health Prof Level 1 1yr
Hours 32
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Calvary Riverina - Wagga Wagga NSW


Surgical Hospital Medical Officer

  • Join one of Australia’s leading health, community and aged care providers
  • Permanent part-time position
  • Excellent salary packaging options available

About the role


To provide surgical assessment and clinical care to patients within the surgical wards, Rehabilitation department and palliative care units as required. The Surgical HMO is responsible to the Consultant Specialist who is the principle treating practitioner of the patient and the HMO liaises closely with the relevant Clinical Managers and staff of each department.



What you bring  


  • MBBS or equivalent and currently registered with the Medical Board of Australia
  • Current professional medical indemnity
  • Post Grad 2 years minimum
  • Post graduate clinical experience in surgical rotation 
  • Current proficiency in advanced cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Demonstrated ability to provide a multidisciplinary approach to assessment and management of patients
  • Demonstrated high level communication skills both written and verbal
  • A professional attitude and flexibility in work role with a preparedness to work afterhours as required and negotiated according to the work schedule
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • The ability to work in a complex environment with competing priorities
  • Demonstrated initiative to resolve issues
  • Personal integrity and commitment to the mission and values of Calvary. 
  •  A desire to join a team committed to the care of others in a mission based organisation



This is an excellent opportunity to be a part of a leading mission based health care organisation. We offer paid parental leave, salary packaging, career progression, flexible working hours and training and skills development. Calvary is also proud to be recognised as a leader in gender equality.  Further details are available here: https://www.calvarycare.org.au/careers/benefits/


About Calvary

Calvary is a national Catholic provider of health, community and aged care services operating in six states and territories. Our services include public and private hospital care, acute and sub-acute care, home care services and retirement and aged care services, in both rural and metropolitan areas.  Calvary employs over 11,000 people and has over 1,500 volunteers.

Calvary continues the mission of the Sisters of the Little Company of Mary, a mission focused on caring for those who are sick, dying and in need.  We express our values of hospitality, healing, stewardship and respect through “being for others” exemplified by the Spirit of Calvary and the example of Venerable Mary Potter.


How to join the team

To join our diverse, compassionate and dedicated team for a rewarding Calvary career, please submit an online application.

Candidates must hold Australian or NZ Citizenship or the capacity to permanently work in Australia. Employment of a temporary visa holder may only occur if no suitable permanent resident or citizen of Australia has been identified for this position following suitable labour market testing.

As part of the application process, you may be required to participate in a health evaluation, which could include face to face assessment and drug and alcohol testing, to ensure your suitability for the role.

Please note we are unable to accept emailed applications or resumes and phone calls from recruitment agencies.



Contact Person Georgia Press
Contact Email Georgia.press@calvarycare.org.au
Closing Date 06/01/2019
Position Description & Supporting Documents
Surgical CMO PD.docx Open