Pain Management Fellow (MDP-2 / MDP-3)

Job no: 871207
Work type: Full time
Location: Adelaide Metro Western
Categories: Medical
  • Central Adelaide Local Health Network
  • The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woodville
  • Salary  MDP-2  $89,253  -  $144,291 p.a.
  • Salary  MDP-3  $148,753 - $154,702 p.a.
  • Full-time temporary roles 

Duration of the training program:  From 2/2/25 up to 31/1/27

Term of the Contract: 3 Years in line with clause 52 of the Salaried Medical Officers Enterprise Agreement

At the end of the training program, CALHN will work with the employee to assist find a suitable placement within SA Health for the remainder of the 3 year contract if necessary. 

About the role
In a training capacity, you will contribute to the provision of a Pain Medicine Service within the objectives and philosophies of The Queen Elizabeth Hospital and the Faculty of Pain Medicine, Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists ( (FPMANZCA),  with a commitment to clinical teaching and research portfolios. Working under Consultant supervision, you will provide a comprehensive, effective, efficient and safe clinical pain medicine service to hospital patients. This will involve adhering to departmental policies, protocols and procedures that ensure the provision of clinically acceptable pain medicine practices, and participating in clinical review and quality assurance programs to monitor and maintain standards of practice.
You will need to be eligible to be registered with the Medical Board of Australia, and hold a suitable postgraduate qualification for advanced training in pain medicine. Demonstrating clinical experience appropriate to your year of training, you will be enthusiastic in your participation in all Department professional activities. You will work well as part of a multidisciplinary team whilst retaining a primary focus on the provision of patient care, and demonstrate an ability to liaise with people from diverse cultures and backgrounds. For further details please refer to the FPM curriculum


The Central Adelaide Local Health Network includes South’s Australia’s major quaternary facility, the Royal Adelaide Hospital, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, the Hampstead Rehabilitation Centre, and the Repat Health Precinct. We also deliver mental health services at Glenside Health Services and at a range of other locations across the metropolitan and regional areas.

We’re looking for talented staff to join us and help us to shape the future of health through world-class care and world-class research and achieve our vision of being in the top 50 health services in the world and top 5 in Australia.

What we offer

  • Attractive salary packaging available
  • Strong community minded culture and values providing world class care to South Australians
  • Opportunity for movement across the SA Health system: There are always opportunities for you to develop your skills and your career at one of our many metropolitan or regional sites
  • Generous relocation assistance may apply to eligible applicants

Essential Requirements

Diversity and inclusion: At CALHN we support and foster a culture in which employees feel they belong and feel safe at work. The culture aims to encourage all people to use their talents and to be valued and rewarded for their contributions.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are encouraged to apply. 

Application Information:

  • 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 and compliant Immunisation screening. 

Job ref:  871207

Enquiries to:

Tracy Kroon

Telephone: 8222 6582


Application Closing Date

11:55 pm Thursday 15 August 2024


Download File 871207 Pain Management Fellow (MDP-2 - MDP-3).pdf

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