Consultant Otolaryngologist (Taranaki)

TDHB logo8 September 2021

Consultant Otolaryngologist
Taranaki

Consultant Otolaryngologist 

Consultant Otolaryngologist
Taranaki Base Hospital, New Plymouth
We will consider interest in permanent or temporary tenures, hours are negotiable
 
Taranaki DHB is seeking an Otolaryngologist to join our expanding department providing ORL care to the Taranaki community on a part or full time basis, as well as participation on the on call roster. There are excellent opportunities to develop a private practice in the community to make the role full time if desired. Come and talk with the team about the exciting opportunities that Taranaki DHB and the wider region has to offer.
 
The applicant should have comprehensive training in General Otolaryngology and should have the FRACS with vocational registration or equivalent qualifi cations. However we are keen to consider candidates that are currently in training posts seeking employment within twelve months.
  
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To make an application please apply from within this page.
 
The Taranaki District Health Board is a large organisation (2,100 staff) operating in the exciting, changing health sector. Taranaki Base Hospital, situated in New Plymouth, is a progressive regional secondary referral centre for the province of Taranaki with a range of medical specialties, an Intensivists-managed ICU, an HDU and a well-equipped Radiology Department

In Taranaki, it is easy to achieve an enviable lifestyle! The region’s amazing mountain, rivers, lakes, fantastic coastline and outstanding surfing and tramping opportunities, masses of parks and gardens, as well as a major events calendar, make it a great place to live and work.
 
To discuss the post informally please contact either Mr. Nicholas Steventon, Clinical Lead - Consultant Otolaryngologist  on 0064 6 758 7720 or by e-mail at Nicholas.Steventon@tdhb.org.nz
 
The closing date for applications is 31st  October 2021 however if we make an appointment prior to this date we will close the advertisement earlier.

Colorectal Fellow (Porirua)

Capital Coast DHB3 September 2021

Colorectal Fellow
Porirua

Colorectal Fellow

Location: Porirua & Wellington Hospitals

Contract: Fixed Term 12 months, full time- starting January 2022

About the role
The colorectal fellow position at CCDHB is a new position. The colorectal fellowship period allows a newly qualified surgeon the opportunity to work in a supported environment within the colorectal unit. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is interested in furthering their colorectal skills and experience. The role sits within the dynamic, supportive general surgical environment and provides a lot of opportunities to further develop within areas of interest. The role will support the SMO on call roster. 

Duties

  • Support colorectal operating lists
  • Support colorectal clinics
  • Work with the colorectal nurse to support the patient journey
  • Support colorectal clinics and endoscopy lists

Skills & Experience

  • Must have FRACs
  • Interest in colorectal surgery
  • Must have New Zealand Medical Council registration

How to apply
Applications close 12 September 2021 and can only be accepted when submitted through our CCDHB Careers Website

For further information on this role please email recruitment@ccdhb.org.nz and indicate the job title and vacancy number (SMO64-21) in the subject line.

Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

 

General Surgeon (Hawkes Bay)

Hawkes Bay DHB30 August 2021

General Surgeon 
Hawkes Bay

Ehara taku toa i te toa takitahi. Engari, he toa takitini.
Success is not the work of one, but the work of many.
 
We have a unique opportunity for a suitably qualified General Surgeon to join our Surgical team. We are looking for a surgeon who demonstrates a commitment to high quality care, teaching and leadership in the field on a full time or part time permanent basis.
 
The successful candidate will manage a wide range of General Surgical conditions and be expected to fully participate in the General Surgical on call roster (1:9) and manage acute patients.  An experienced endoscopist for both upper and lower gastrointestinal procedures would be an advantage.  With our growing workload across many sub-specialties, having experience, interest or post-fellowship training in any of the following sub-specialities would be an advantage: Breast, Colorectal or Upper GI surgery 
 
The General and Vascular surgery team is part of a close knit and supportive medical community within the Hawke’s Bay DHB. Our team is committed to providing a high quality of care to the Hawke’s Bay population. There is a strong collegial attitude and an active commitment to ongoing education. 
 
Applicants must be registered, or eligible for registration, with the New Zealand Medical Council as a General Surgeon and a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, or equivalent. Further information regarding the application process can be found HERE
 
For further information please contact Bevan Jenkins, HoD:  bevan.jenkins@hbdhb.govt.nz

Paediatric Surgeon (Canterbury)

Capital Coast DHB19 August 2021

Paediatric Surgeon 
Canterbury

Paediatric Surgeon

Our opportunity

Our role would be suited to someone who is interested in developing and leading the Paediatric Surgical team at CCDHB. Changes to the model of care for Paediatric Surgery in the Central Region of New Zealand has seen a need to provide outreach surgery at home District Health Boards.

Currently children often travel for surgery, however outreach Paediatric Clinics are already provided to regional DHBs. The service requires someone who can progress this and other new initiatives and lead the service into the future.

Our team consists of five, full-time surgeons to provide paediatric surgery to the lower half of the North Island of New Zealand. The service covers specialties in paediatric surgery including urology, neonatal surgery, chest wall and thoracic surgery.

Tertiary child cancer service, including surgery, for CCDHB is provided by Canterbury DHB.

About you:

  • Paediatric Surgeon who is interested in leadership, capable of independent practice, and can be registered by MCNZ
  • A sub-speciality interest in paediatric urology with emphasis on hypospadias surgery
  • Evidence of experience and/or training in clinical leadership

How to apply

Please complete an online CCDHB application form through our careers website: www.ccdhb.org.nz. For further information contact recruitment@ccdhb.org.nz

General Surgeon (Timaru)

South Canterbury DHB9 August 2021

General Surgeon
Timaru

GENERAL SURGEON

Life is a collection of small moments: meaningful moments, challenging moments, moments to remember. At SCDHB, we want to support our people to enjoy more of the moments that matter. Are you ready to join us? 

We are seeking a General Surgeon to make our team at Timaru Public Hospital six strong.  

We are offering 0.75 FTE, with a roster of 3 weeks on, 1 week completely off.  

During your “on” weeks, you will commonly have 2 half day 4-hour theatre sessions, 1 half day endoscopy session, 2 half day clinics (one being a minor procedures clinic).  

You will be responsible for 0.75FTE of a 5 FTE divided on call roster. 

If that balance of FTE is not to your liking; there are easy avenues, within the hospital, to pick up lateral roles which increase FTE. 

The intention is to provide all SMOs with a full year roster 6 months in advance to optimise work-life balance. 

The position is supported by two non-training registrars for the department and a full complement of interns, aim long term is to work toward training registrars (as possible).

There is an excellent culture at the DHB which allows Surgeons to explore and develop within the profession.  The immediate team is tight-knit and supportive.  

The work-life balance in Timaru is excellent, Timaru is a very convenient and practical place to raise a family with arguably the cheapest high-quality property prices in New Zealand.

Please contact Clinical Director; Chris Gray if you have any role specific related questions; cgray@scdhb.health.nz otherwise we welcome the submission of your Application online via our career website 

Apply now - this moment is yours! 
Please apply for this vacancy online using the link: https://scdhb.careercentre.net.nz
Closing Date is OPEN 2021.

Consultant Otolaryngologist (Taranaki)

TDHB logo30 June 2021

Consultant Otolaryngologist
Taranaki

Consultant Otolaryngologist
Taranaki Base Hospital, New Plymouth
We will consider interest in permanent or temporary tenures, hours are negotiable
 
Taranaki DHB is seeking an Otolaryngologist to join our expanding department providing ORL care to the Taranaki community on a part or full time basis, as well as participation on the on call roster. There are excellent opportunities to develop a private practice in the community to make the role full time if desired. Come and talk with the team about the exciting opportunities that Taranaki DHB and the wider region has to offer.
 
The applicant should have comprehensive training in General Otolaryngology and should have the FRACS with vocational registration or equivalent qualifications. However we are keen to consider candidates that are currently in training posts seeking employment within twelve months.
 
The successful person will be expected to participate and contribute to the department’s CME activities, including basic & advanced trainee registrar teaching, audit and medical student teaching.
 
As part of the ORL service you will be expected to:

  • Provide consultant services to people requiring specialist care.
  • Interact daily with other departments.
  • Mentor junior medical staff attached to the service.
  • Have the ability to work in a range of settings i.e. Inpatient, outpatient and community settings inclusive of crisis work.
  • Cover for colleagues in their absence.

You will be known by your peers as someone who:

  • Works well in multidisciplinary teams to provide person centred care.
  • Strives to improve the way services are developed and delivered.
  • Have excellent communication skills and the ability to interact with a wide variety of people from various backgrounds.
  • Engages with other providers, consumers, and health organisations to improve the quality and responsiveness of services.
  • Focuses on achieving results and developing and maintaining good working relationships in the workplace.

Apply now