Dr Rebecca Stewart guest blogs for us on an important question. Rebecca is a GP and Medical Educator who is passionate about supporting competence and excellence in medical education, research and evaluation. Rebecca offers a range of training supports to doctors undertaking general practice training via MedEd Experts.
Career coaching is something I write about often. And there is a reason. Career coaching is something many professionals don’t give enough importance to. The truth is that a lot of people, especially medical professionals, can use career coaches to kickstart or even keep their professional lives moving forward. This even includes medical students who are just entering the job market, as well as seasoned medical professionals looking to manage or make changes to their careers.
The Rates of Pay for Australian Trainee Doctors Can Be Confusing. Differences Between States & Territories & Confusing Job Titles. We Unpack This For You.
Things to consider when looking for an interview coach for doctor interviews and other career challenged include experience and training, as well as panel member experience.
PLAB Accepted in Australia? For a Small Number of IMGs Who Have worked Previously In the UK. Completing the PLAB Is an Alternative to the AMC Certificate.
A Medical Student CV is Essential For An Intern Post. You May Never Have Put One Together Before OR Maybe Its Been A While. Let Me Show You How It’s Done. Including Some Tips And The Key Differences From Doctor CVs or Resumes At Later Stages of Your Career.
Indian Doctors in Australia Make Up One of The Largest Groups of International Medical Graduates in the Country. We Explain The Process and Your Chances.
How Should You Include Your Job References On Your CV or Resume. And Who Should You Pick In The First Place. Here Is How Its Done.
UK Doctors Are Definitely In A Preferred Category For Working in Australia. But its Not Absolutely Guaranteed You Will Be Able To Work Here. Its Good To Know Your Options and What The Potential Costs May Be.
A question I am often asked by other doctors is when is a medical recruitment agency a good idea. Not surprisingly when you google this topic you get a list of articles written by medical recruitment agencies so I felt it would be useful to add an independent perspective. Some of the key reasons you…
Ever Wondered How To Write Good Doctor Job Interview Questions? Well It Starts With Gaining A Good Understanding Of The Job Itself.
So why is it that the minimum score may not be sufficient for you. Well actually there are a couple of main reasons and I will take you through each of them in turn.
Part of a Series on All You need to know about the Medical Career Pathway in Australia. If you search enough on Google and look enough on facebook you will readily find lots of opinions about the Australian Medical Council examinations process. Given that a lot of the readers of this blog are international doctors…
Whilst the number of enquiries for help I have had from US doctors is slightly less than say, for example, UK doctors, the prospects for US doctors working in Australia are pretty much on a par. There are a couple of main options for US doctors to work in Australia. So the answer to the…
A question we get asked reasonably frequently is whether medical interns get paid in Australia. Often this comes from doctors working in other countries. We think the main confusion occurs around the concept of an intern in a medical setting and an intern in the corporate setting. In relation to the question of whether medical…
We were all appalled to read yet another blog post about yet another trainee doctor badly treated on a regular basis by the system that we all belong to. Who are we? A group of clinicians who aggregate around an idea that we can be innovative in medicine. Our thoughts naturally turned to rage as…
What are the specialist medical colleges in Australia? What do they do and which one should I apply to join? We unpack them and list them for you in our guide.
Some reasons doctors should use LinkedIn are because LinkedIn profiles rank highly in Google and health employers are now using LinkedIn for recruitment.
In my years I have reviewed tens of thousands of both doctor CVs as well as many other types of CVs and Resumes. I’ve gotten quite good at reviewing them quickly and determining who is and who isn’t a good prospect for a role. A question I get asked a lot by other medical practitioners,
Probably one of the biggest question I get asked by International Doctors is. How do I find doctor jobs in Australia? In this post I will try to demystify and break down the process for you. Starting with how to identify suitable posts online and then moving on to other strategies, such as personal approaches