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Gippsland Rural Intern Training

The Gippsland Rural Intern Training (GRIT) program employs 15 interns a year through the Intern Match coordinated through the Post Graduate Medical Council of Victoria (PMCV).

Interns rotate through 5 well-supported rotations to gain full medical registration while developing essential skills and knowledge.

The following rotations are available to interns:

All successfully matched applicants will be provided with a rotation preference form and a leave preference form.

 

Application Process

APPLICATIONS FOR INTERN POSITIONS OPEN 1 MAY 2017 AND CLOSE 2 JUNE 2017

If you would like to join the Gippsland Rural Intern Training program, please ensure your application includes:

  • cover letter - indicating why you want to work in Gippsland
  • curriculum vitae
  • a photograph (if possible)
  • transcript of academic results to date (a scanned copy is sufficient) – if outside of Victoria
  • non-clinical reference

Note: No application form is required

Your application should be emailed to the HMO Manager at LRH before 2 June 2017.

 

Make sure you:

  • register online for the computer match with the PMCV at http://www.computermatching.pmcv.com.au/ from 1 May 2017
  • arrange for references via the PMCV online referee process from 1 May 2017
  • submit your Candidates Priority List (CPL) to PMCV from 1 May 2017 (closes 2 June 2017)
  • read the Frequently Asked Questions section
  • access the websites of the participating hospitals to learn more about the hospitals.

 

Frequently Asked Questions

Am I eligible to apply for an intern position?

Please see the Post Graduate Medical Council of Victoria's (PMCV) website for eligibility criteria.

 

How many positions are available?

There are 15 intern positions available. All of these positions are full-time and for one year commencing 15 January 2018.

 

How are the interviews arranged?

No formal interviews will be held. 

 

How much leave are interns given and how is it allocated?

Interns accrue 5 weeks annual leave. Two weeks are to be taken during the year and the remaining three at the end. Preference for annual leave is submitted with your rotation preference form.

 

What do I need to provide for my non-clinical reference?

A non-clinical reference is a 200 word reference from someone outside of the medical profession, preferably non-clinical research. This can be from a past employer, sporting group, volunteer organisation or religious sector.

 

Who is the most appropriate person to provide a clinical reference?

Please ensure consultants who provide a reference for you have worked with you for a period of at least 5 weeks. This should include at least one hospital-based clinical scenario. It is fine to have a medical and surgical-based reference.

 

Who do I address my cover letter to?

Please address your cover letter to Mr Daniel Webster – HMO Manager, Latrobe Regional Hospital.

 

Useful Links:

Post Graduate Medical Council of Victoria

 

Contact Details:

If you would like further information about the Intern Program contact Latrobe Regional Hospital HMO Manager Daniel Webster on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 5173 8527 (Monday to Friday).

 

Our Tax Giving appeal is underway!

Help us to purchase a surgical retractor system for our busy operating theatres.

Handheld retractors are currently used to keep an incision open or hold back tissue or organs. A surgical retractor system however is mounted to the operating table, freeing up our team to continue operating on a patient safely and quickly.

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