Women's and Children's Hospital, Adelaide

Medical Training Opportunities

The Women’s and Children's Health Network is recognised for excellence in medical training.

Considerable support and supervision is given to trainee doctors. For example:

  • In-house registrar and consultant support is available for trainee medical officers (TMOs)
  • Trainee medical officers are trained before they are rostered on at night
  • Trainee medical officers are not rostered on at night alone
  • All rostering and pay is in accordance with the South Australian Medical Officers Enterprise Bargaining Agreement (2013).

In addition, the Health Service offers:

  • Orientation programs for both the Hospital and departments
  • Access to regular training and education
  • Examination leave
  • Professional Development leave
  • Reimbursement of Professional Development expenses, up to $8,000 for TMOs.
  • Close supervision and adequate mentoring
  • Salary sacrifice
  • A gym on-site
  • Child care facilities nearby
  • Staff counselling
  • A library on-site.

Medical training available :

WCH page link iconPaediatrics

WCH page link iconObstetrics

WCH page link iconGynaecology

WCH page link iconSurgical Services

WCH page link iconPre-Vocational Training

last modified: 06 Feb 2018