Flexible work and job sharing opportunities
At AMA Victoria, we’re passionate about assisting doctors to access flexible working arrangements at all stages of their career. In supporting this initiative we are excited to be partnering with the Victorian Medical Women's Society (VMWS).
Join the VMWS job share database!
The Victorian Medical Women's Society had joined AMA Victoria to promote its Job Sharing Database (JDS).
Flexible working arrangements are vital to promote gender equity, inclusion and doctor wellbeing in medical workplaces. Join our free, confidential database or browse the classifieds to find out how you can make medicine work for you.
- Submit your expression of interest in part-time or jobshare positions to VMWS: https://vic.afmw.org.au/part-time-training/
- A de-identified, confidential advertisement will be listed on the VMWS Jobshare webpage
- Doctors in Victoria and interstate can browse and contact VMWS to express interest in advertised positions, with suitable applicants matched.
Mentoring a key to successful flexible surgical training positions
As the second female Director of Urology in Australia, Dr Dowling has championed the first stand-alone part-time urology training position in Australia.
Case study: a successful job share partnership
After much persistence, two doctors are job sharing their intern experience at St Vincent’s Hospital.
Flexible options for surgical trainees providing better work-life balance
Training inflexibility has meant that some doctors leave the workforce before completing postgraduate training because of the impossibility of balancing professional and personal commitments.