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Consultant, Registrar and RMO Vacancies (Australia)

ACT

Unaccredited Surgical Registrar (Bruce)

New South Wales

Visiting Medical Officer in Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery (Gosford )
Visiting Medical Officer Colorectal General Surgeon (Newcastle)
Surgical Fellow (Port Macquarie)
Hepatobiliary and Upper GI Surgery Fellow (Camperdown)
SS/VMO in General Surgery (Taree)
Unaccredited Neurosurgical Registrar (Wahroonga)

Northern Territory 

Urology Fellow (Tiwi)
Neurosurgery Fellow (Tiwi)
Consultant Neurosurgeon (Tiwi)
Clinical Fellow in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (Tiwi)

Queensland

Senior Staff Specialist (Bundaberg)
Senior Staff Specialist (Mount Isa)
Orthopaedic PHO/ Registrar (Redcliffe)
Clinical Director - Orthopaedics (Mackay)
Staff Specialist (Mackay)

South Australia

Fellow Neurosurgery (Adelaide)

Tasmania

General Surgery Fellow (Hobart)

Victoria

Surgical Registrar (Portland)

Western Australia

No listing

New Zealand

General Surgeon (Invercargill)
ENT Surgeon (Invercargill)
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon (Rotorua)
Consultant General Surgeon (Rotorua)
Oncoplastic breast surgeon/general surgeon (Wellington)
Specialist Otorhinolaryngologist (Nelson)
Consultant Otolaryngologist (New Plymouth)
Fellowship in Vascular Surgery (Christchurch)
Specialist Urologist (Nelson)
General Surgeon (Hastings)
Service Clinical Director - Cardiothoracic Surgery Services (Auckland)
Specialist Otolaryngologist, Head and Neck Surgeon (Whangarei)
Consultant Otolaryngologist (Taranaki)

International

No listing


19 September 2018

General Surgeonsouthern-dhb
Invercargill

Southland Hospital, New Zealand
Permanent, full-time

Applications are invited from registered Medical Practitioners who have Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons or equivalent, enabling specialist (vocational) registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand. You'll be a General Surgeon with a specialty interest in Upper GI surgery who is happy to take part in the general surgery call roster.

Southland Hospital is the base hospital for a wide geographical area, creating enormous scope for variety in the work of a talented professional like you. Our hospital, rebuilt in late 2004, is a state-of-the-art facility that provides healthcare to a population of 105,000 and is located in the lower South Island. Southland offers a wide range of recreational activities. It is home to two of New Zealand's national parks offering superb hiking and scenery, whilst internationally acclaimed fishing and a wide range of other outdoor pursuits are also available. Five top New Zealand snowboarding/skiing destinations are also within easy driving distance.

An outstanding team player and capable leader, you'll have the energy to make a positive difference with both patients and colleagues alike. In addition to enjoying a challenging workload and an exceptional quality of life, you can look forward to a highly competitive pay rate and a culture where staff are included, valued and respected for their expertise. Recognised as an ideal place to raise a family, Invercargill is a modern city offering access to outstanding leisure pursuits and a caring, safe community. The city also has superb facilities such as the brand new indoor velodrome and sporting complex, excellent schools and an enterprising, innovative tertiary education provider, where free fees exist.

Closing date: 25th October 2018.

For further information please contact Milair Ryalls, +64 3 470 9604 or milair.ryalls@southerndhb.govt.nz

Please apply via our website: https://www.southerndhb.govt.nz/careers/view-vacancy/?jobCategory=&job_id=9130


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19 September 2018

Senior Staff Specialist
Bundaberg

Senior Staff Specialist or Staff Specialist or Senior Medical Officer (Orthopaedics) - Department of Orthopaedics, Bundaberg Hospital, Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service. (Other positions at Hervey Bay and Maryborough may also be filled through this Recruitment process). Remuneration value up to $392,483 p.a., comprising salary between $204,543 - $216,865 p.a. (L25 - L27) or $171,044 - $198,678 p.a. (L18 - L24) or $148,091 - $171,044 p.a. (L13 - L18), motor vehicle allowance, professional development allowance, professional development leave 3.6 weeks p.a., professional indemnity cover and private practice arrangements. Overtime and on-call allowances will be negotiated with the successful applicant upon appointment. Superannuation (up to 12.75%) and annual leave loading (17.5%) will be applied additionally to the total remuneration value. (Applications will remain current for 12 months).

Duties / Abilities: The role of the Senior Doctor is to provide high quality clinical and non-clinical services to directly or indirectly benefit the patients/clients of the Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service and encompasses all the roles described in the CanMEDs framework. This includes research as well as teaching the health professionals of the future.

Enquiries: Dr Peter Darcy (07) 4150 2369
Job Ad Reference: H1809WB287430
Application Kit: www.smartjobs.qld.gov.au
Closing Date: Thursday, 11 October 2018


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19 September 2018

Visiting Medical Officer in Otolaryngology, Head and Neck SurgeryNSW Central Coast Local Health District
Gosford

Reference ID: 18152

Temporary Visiting Medical Officer in Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery

Applications are invited from suitably qualified medical practitioners eligible for registration in New South Wales for the above position within Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Central Coast Local Health District (CCLHD).

Applicants should be a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and / or other specialist recognition as provided for in the Visiting Medical Officer Determination.

Salary and conditions in accordance with the Visiting Medical Officer Determination.

For enquiries, please contact
Dr Shashinder Singh, Head of Department Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, T: (02) 4320 5339 / E: CCLHD-MWEUSMW@health.nsw.gov.au

To formally apply for this position you must apply via eCredential ONLY: https://myclinicalprofile.com.au/OpenPositionLogin.aspx?UniqueId=165bf9aa-09e0-4712-9c0c-d2a620082243. If you experience difficulties applying please contact Senior Medical Workforce Unit on 4320 5339.

The Health Service is committed to EEO, OH&S, Ethical Practices and the principles of Cultural Diversity. Successful applicants are expected to abide by the Code of Conduct. Relevant criminal record checks will be undertaken on recommended applicants. Employment is subject to having current immunity status that complies with the Assessment, Screening & Vaccination against Specified Infectious Diseases. Salary Packaging is available to enhance benefits.

Closing Date: 02 October 2018


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19 September 2018

Visiting Medical Officer Colorectal General SurgeonHunter New England Health NSW
Newcastle

John Hunter Hospital - Newcastle, NSW

You will provide state of the art management of lower gastrointestinal tract surgical conditions and help to increase the national profile of our Colorectal Unit through surgical excellence and innovation, research and advanced training.

You will be an advocate for patient safety and public health, particularly in the areas of colorectal cancer and colorectal diseases and provide consultations on the wards, in critical care areas and outpatient clinics.

JHH is a level 6 teaching hospital. We are the region's major tertiary referral centre for adult and paediatric care, run a primary aeromedical retrieval service and have the busiest emergency department in the state.

Newcastle is a great place to live. As a centre for retail, health, tourism and education, we offer real employment choices for your partner and excellent schooling for children.

Applicants must have a primary medical degree registrable with AHPRA and hold FRACS.

Enquiries: Dr Jon Gani - Medical Director, Surgical Services ph:0409312284 e:jon.gani@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au

Applications: Jessica Glover - Senior Medical Recruitment Consultant ph:(02)67677063 e: jessica.glover@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au

Closes: 7/10/2018


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13 September 2018

ENT Surgeonsouthern-dhb
Invercargill

Permanent, full-time

For some it's the slow pace of life; for some it's the quick access to Central Otago, the vineyards, the fishing, the skiing; for some it's having an affordable life-style block but only being minutes from town; and for some it's just a great place to bring up a family.

You'll join us as an experienced Consultant ENT Surgeon in Southland Hospital, one of the newest Hospital's in the South Island of New Zealand, providing modern and easily accessible facilities for staff and patients alike. It is the base hospital for a wide geographical area, creating enormous scope for variety in the work of a talented professional like you. There's no better place to take a leading role in maintaining and enhancing our ENT Service, while taking the initiative in developing new ones.

This is a generalist position with an on-call responsibility, and sub-specialty interests can also be developed and supported. Whilst you will be the sole ENT practitioner on-site at Southland Hospital, there is the potential that we'll have a second ENT Surgeon join you, either way, you'll be supported by the clinical leader and colleagues from Dunedin Hospital. You'll see the full range of patients in this role, and perform a variety of procedures, such as endoscopic sinus surgery, middle ear surgery, facial skin cancer surgery and paediatric ENT procedures. All major head and neck surgery is currently carried out at Dunedin Hospital.

You must have completed your specialist training to make you eligible for registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

For further information contact Milair Ryalls, Recruitment Advisor - Senior Medical Officers, phone +64 3 470 9604 or email milair.ryalls@southerndhb.govt.nz

Closing date: 15th October 2018.

We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website: https://www.southerndhb.govt.nz/careers/view-vacancy/?jobCategory=&job_id=8190


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13 September 2018

Senior Staff Specialist
Mount Isa

Senior Staff Specialist or Staff Specialist - Surgeon Senior Medical Services, North West Hospital and Health Service, Mount Isa.

An exciting opportunity is currently available for a Senior Staff Specialist or Staff Specialist (General Surgery) to join our dedicated team of professionals making a real difference in rural and remote healthcare. This position reports to the Director Surgery, and is responsible, in collaboration with the Director of Surgery, to provide clinical care to patients and clinically manage, on a day-to-day basis, the associated multidisciplinary patient care team to ensure the provision of appropriate patient care, delivered to the highest professional and ethical standards.

Salary: Remuneration package of up to $483,410 p.a., (+ any other applicable allowances/benefits) comprising base salary range of $171,044 - $216,865 p.a. (L18-L27), recreational leave loading (17.5%), employer contribution to superannuation (12.75%), attraction and retention incentive allowance, regional and rural attraction allowance, locality allowance, motor vehicle allowance, professional development assistance (allowances and leave) and inaccessibility allowance. Professional indemnity cover, communication package, private practice arrangements, employer provided accommodation (conditions may apply). (Permanent full-time position).

The North West Hospital and Health Service covers an area of over 300,000 square kilometres and services the rural and remote communities within North Western Queensland and the Gulf of Carpentaria. The Health Service includes the City of Mount Isa and the towns and areas of Burketown, Camooweal, Cloncurry, Dajarra, Doomadgee, Julia Creek, Karumba, Normanton and Mornington Island.

Informal enquiries are welcome: Heidi Miskovsky (07) 4744 4882 / NWHHSMedicalWorkforceUnit@health.qld.gov.au

Closing date for applications: Monday, 22 October 2018

For further information or to submit an online application: https://smartjobs.qld.gov.au/jobs/QLD-MI287952

Job Ad Reference: MI287952


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11 September 2018

Unaccredited Surgical Registrar
Bruce

Unaccredited Surgical Registrar Year 3
Calvary Public Hospital Bruce, ACT
Fixed Term Full Time Position (beginning February 2019)
Salary range: $106,957 - $123,327 (Plus Shift Allowance and Superannuation)

About the role
We are looking for an Unaccredited Surgical Registrar to join Calvary Public Hospital in February 2019. The General Surgery Registrar assists general surgery consultants, subspecialty consultants and accredited surgical registrars in the care and management of surgical patients. These are non-accredited positions, and entail participation in the surgical registrar roster including nights and weekends.

Duties include:

  • Training in procedural work relevant to sub-speciality interest
  • Participation in-patient and out-patient activity relevant to sub-specialty interest
  • Participation in the after-hours Surgical roster
  • Participation in clinical meetings
  • Supervisory support of the interns and residents

To support you, Calvary will provide you with on-going professional development and the opportunity to excel.

How to apply?
Applicants are expected to respond in writing with a cover letter outlining the following:

  • A cover letter (max 1 page) stating your suitability (using the position description as a guide) for the role; a response to selection criteria is NOT required and will not be considered as part of your application
  • Current Resume
  • Contact details of 2 professional referees

Closing date for applications: COB Sunday, 23rd September 2018
Applications must be submitted online via: http://www.calvary-act.com.au/career-vacancies.html
Please note we are unable to accept emailed applications or resumes and phone calls from recruitment agencies.

Contact officer for further information:
Miffany Callan
JMO Manager
Email: miffany.callan@calvary-act.com.au


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11 September 2018

Surgical FellowNSW_Mid_North_Coast
Port Macquarie

Port Macquarie Base Hospital

Apply online at https://nswhealth.erecruit.com.au/ViewPosition.aspx?Id=431208

Mid North Coast Local Health District is looking for a Surgical Fellow at our Port Macquarie Base Hospital.

This position will be responsible for:

  • Participation in maintenance of professional standards programme run by the appropriate body.
  • Maintain full registration and comply with NSW medical registration board.
  • Participate in clinical audit of care, including morbidity and mortality reporting.
  • Provision of general surgery services, with the current general Surgeons, to emergency patients, inpatients and outpatients of Port Macquarie Base Hospital consistent with the role delineation of the hospital.
  • Ensure the safe clinical practice by clinical staff and other relevant staff through supervision and education within the clinical environment.
  • Ensure quality standards of care are met within own clinical practice and patient care reflects current best practice guidelines and is evidence based.
  • Participate in risk management and quality programs of the NCAHS including reporting of IIMS, Root Cause Analysis and M&M meetings, clinical audit meetings
  • Ensure completion of medical records for patients in surgical services.
  • Provide advice and support to clinicians, including VMOs, staff specialists, nursing staff, allied health staff and GPs to ensure quality and continuity of care.
  • Patients and carers with communication of clinical management and care planning.
  • Executive of PMBH to support clinical service provision and planning.
  • PMBH Medical Staff Council.

For further information about this exciting opportunity, please contact Dr Bruce Hodge on 02 5524 0976 or Karen Ditchburn at karen.ditchburn@health.nsw.gov.au.


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10 September 2018

Hepatobiliary and Upper GI Surgery FellowChris O Brien
Camperdown

Chris O'Brien Lifehouse provides integrated cancer treatment in a manner, which supports nurtures and empowers patients, their families and carers through mutually beneficial partnerships.

Your challenges as the Hepatobiliary and Upper GI Surgery fellow will be to provide surgical treatment and care in the field of Hepatobiliary and Upper GI surgery.

Your responsibilities will include:

  1. Responsible for weekly outpatient clinic visits.
  2. Inpatient daily ward rounds
  3. Surgical assisting and training in a wide range of surgical procedures including Oesophagectomies, Gastrectomies and complex HPB surgeries, working with leading surgeons.
  4. Perioperative care of complex surgical patients
  5. General surgery database management
  6. Tutoring and teaching of CMO, Residents, Registrars, Nursing staff, Students and Interns
  7. Responsible for the preparation and running of the weekly meetings including MDT, Morbidity and Mortality, Journal Club, Research and Topic presentations
  8. Research with a large clinical database and laboratory research facilities
  9. Active role in research projects

Selection Criteria

  1. To be successful in this role you must possess the following skills and experience:
  2. Registered with AHPRA
  3. Postgraduate qualifications in General Surgery
  4. Sub-speciality training in Transplant / Hepatobiliary and Upper GI Surgery is an advantage.
  5. Preference is given to applicants who have completed fellowship training but consideration will be given to applicants in their final year of training if they have had considerable exposure to Transplant, Hepatobiliary and Upper GI Surgery.
  6. Basic surgical technique and confident to perform a range of Upper GI and Hepatobiliary procedures independently (depending on their background)
  7. Basic outpatient procedures
  8. Evidence of Publications, Presentations and ongoing interest in Research
  9. Interest in Teaching

Please send your CV and cover letter to careers@lh.org.au
Enquiries: Dr Charbel Sandroussi on charbel.sandroussi@gmail.com

Applications closing date: 10th October 2018


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7 September 2018

Surgical Registrar
Portland

Portland District Health is currently seeking a:

Surgical Registrar

This permanent position is available immediately, for a suitable applicant.

The position hours are 76 hours per fortnight.

For a position description and duties list please contact lsandeman.pdh@swarh.vic.gov.au

Applications close: 3pm Thursday 4 October 2018

Applications are to be directed to:
Leah Sandeman
Portland District Health, Bentinck Street PORTLAND VIC 3305
Or emailed to: lsandeman.pdh@swarh.vic.gov.au
For queries please phone: 03 5521 0370


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7 September 2018

Consultant Orthopaedic SurgeonLakes District Health Board
Rotorua

Lakes District Health Board, New Zealand

Lifestyle balanced with professional excellence

We are seeking an enthusiastic generalist Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon join our multinational multidisciplinary Department of Orthopaedics. The Lakes DHB area includes Rotorua and Taupo Hospitals.

The position involves inpatient, outpatient and surgical work at Rotorua and Taupo Hospitals, both of which have recently had significant upgrades and the addition of new facilities.

The beautiful Lakes District of Rotorua and Taupo is well known for its outdoor recreational options including trout fishing, walking tracks, mountain biking. Lake and river water sports such as boating and kayaking are exceptional. We are blessed with mountains for skiing and the beaches well within 2 hours drive. Rotorua has affordable housing, good schooling and a friendly atmosphere.

If you enjoy a challenging role in a collegial environment with an outstanding work life balance this is the opportunity for you.

The person:

  • A broad range of general orthopaedic skills
  • Hold a FRACS or equivalent qualification
  • Hold or be eligible for Vocational Registration with the Medical Council of NZ
  • Enjoy teaching - Rotorua is a teaching hospital with 4th, 5th & 6th year medical students

The role:

  • Busy role with a broad variety of orthopaedic surgery
  • 1:6 on call roster
  • Fully staffed Registrar roster

The position comes with an attractive relocation remuneration package and CME allowance for successful permanent appointments

Check out what Rotorua has to offer:
http://www.rotoruanz.com/
http://www.riderotorua.com/

Contact us for further information:
Carleen Dahya, Medical Staff Recruiter carleen.dahya@lakesdhb.govt.nz
or
Mr Martyn Sims, Head of Department martyn.sims@lakesdhb.govt.nz

Apply online via our website www.lakesdhb.govt.nz


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7 September 2018

Consultant General SurgeonLakes District Health Board
Rotorua

Lakes District Health Board, New Zealand

We are seeking an enthusiastic Consultant General Surgeon to join to join our multinational multidisciplinary Department of Surgery.

The position involves inpatient, outpatient and surgical work at Rotorua and Taupo Hospitals, both of which have recently had significant upgrades and the addition of new facilities.

The beautiful Lakes District of Rotorua and Taupo is well known for its outdoor recreational options including trout fishing, walking tracks, cycling and mountain biking. Lake and river water sports such as boating and kayaking are exceptional. Add this to affordable housing, good schooling and a friendly atmosphere and you have one of the best places in the world to work as a Surgeon.

The Person:

  • A broad range of general surgical skills
  • Must be proficient in both upper and lower GI Endoscopy
  • Interest in Upper GI Surgery is a benefit but not essential
  • Hold FRACS or equivalent qualification
  • Hold or be eligible for Vocational Registration with Medical Council of NZ
  • Enjoy teaching - Rotorua is a teaching hospital with 4th, 5th and 6th year medical students

The role:

  • Busy role with a broad variety of general surgery
  • 1:7 on call roster
  • Fully staffed Registrar roster including Advanced trainees

The above position comes with an attractive relocation remuneration package and CME allowance for successful permanent appointments.

Contact us for further information: Carleen Dahya, Medical Staff Recruiter - carleen.dahya@lakesdhb.govt.nz
or Mr David Vernon, Head of Department david.vernon@lakesdhb.govt.nz
or visit www.lakesdhb.govt.nz

As per the requirements of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 all new employees will be required to be Safety Checked

Apply online via our website www.lakesdhb.govt.nz

Applications close 6 December 2018


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5 September 2018

Urology Fellow
Tiwi

Royal Darwin Hospital, Top End Hospital Services

The Royal Darwin Hospital is seeking a Urology Fellow to join the Department of Urology. The applicant must hold a FRACS (urol) or equivalent and the position is available from the 1st Feb 2019 for 12 months.

The Royal Darwin Hospital is the major teaching hospital in the NT and receives referrals from the entire Northern Territory as well as northern Western Australia with a catchment population of over 250,000. Flinders University has a 4 year post graduate medical school based in the NT and Royal Darwin Hospital also receives students from James Cook University.

Urology services are provided by a resident Urologist and Urology Fellow with assistance of the General Surgeons with plans to appoint a second Urologist in the near future.

Darwin offers a unique experience with complex pathology not seen elsewhere in Australia. This position would be ideal for a Fellow who has recently completed or completing his/her training and wishes to gain further experience in dealing with advanced urological conditions. Responsibilities would include regular Urology outpatient sessions and theatre lists as well as assisting the Acute Surgical Unit manage urological emergencies, training general surgeons and registrar's basic urological skills and providing outreach services to Alice Springs. For a suitable applicant there is scope to develop a laparoscopic service.

For further information about the position please contact Henry Duncan, Urologist henry.duncan@nt.gov.au or Surgical Division Coordinator on 08 89228249 or email SCCadmin.DOH@nt.gov.au

For a position description contact Gayle Eccles email: SCCadmin.DOH@nt.gov.au phone: 08 89228249.

Expressions of interest and a CV should be sent to Mrs Gayle Eccles.


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5 September 2018

Oncoplastic breast surgeon/general surgeon
Wellington

About the role
We are keen to recruit a dynamic surgeon who is well-skilled in all aspects of oncoplastic breast surgery. General surgery is preferable, but not mandatory.

The successful applicant will be part of a dynamic team providing breast care to people within the Wellington Region. The breast team provides care to both people within the Wellington Region and the central region. We are keen to recruit a dynamic surgeon who is skilled in oncoplastic breast surgery and is able to take part in the general acute roster. You will be joining a friendly, welcoming team who prides itself on clinical excellence and innovation. This role sits within the general surgical service.

The applicant will be responsible for providing consultant services that facilitate the provision of appropriate quality general services to the patients who come under his/her care, and for training of Registrars in accordance with the requirements of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

How to apply
Applications will not be accepted via email. All candidates must complete an online application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. Applications close on 31/10/2018.


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4 September 2018

General Surgery Fellow
Hobart

Staff Specialist - General Surgery Fellow
Tasmanian Health Service
Surgical and Perioperative Services
Royal Hobart Hospital

We are seeking interest from suitably qualified applicants for a fixed term General Surgery Fellow vacancy in the General Surgery Department at Royal Hobart Hospital.

Tasmania offers an envious lifestyle with some of the most amazing natural attractions, a wide range of opportunities, short commutes, exceptional food, wine and local beer.

A remuneration package comprising the Agreement base salary, relevant allowances and other entitlements will be negotiated with the successful applicants dependent on clinical experience and seniority.

The engagement is fixed term full-time day work, working 76 hours per fortnight commencing 13 February 2019 for 12 months.

This role has been established to improve the delivery of General Surgical services to patients and assist in the co-ordination and training of surgical Resident Medical Officers (RMOs) and Registrars. It is ideally suited to a surgeon that has recently been awarded Fellowship in General Surgery (or will be prior to the commencement of employment).

Much of the clinical work in this role involves managing acute / emergency cases as part of the Department's Emergency Surgical Unit (ESU). There is also involvement in outpatient and elective services. The RHH Department of General Surgery offers the major sub-specialty areas (colorectal, UGI, HPB, breast, endocrine) and there would be regular opportunities for exposure to those fields of interest to the successful candidate. Depending upon the qualifications and interest of the incumbent, there may also be the opportunity to be involved with other teaching and research activities.

For further details please contact Dr Luke Rayner on 0404 852 226 or email luke.rayner@ths.tas.gov.au.

To apply for this role, please go to www.jobs@tas.gov.au.

Applications close: 23 September 2018
Vacancy No. 509219


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27 August 2018

SS/VMO in General SurgeryHunter New England Health NSW
Taree

SS/VMO in General Surgery - Manning Rural Referral Hospital (MRRH)
Permanent Full Time

MRRH is looking for an experienced General Surgeon to deliver and contribute to high quality general surgical care to patients. Applicants must have a medical degree registrable with the Medical Board of Australia and Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons or specialist recognition as provided for in the Staff Specialist (State) Award or the Health Insurance Act of 1973.

The role involves:

  • undertaking electing and emergency surgery lists as required
  • participating in the on call roster (currently 1:4)
  • clinical supervision of junior medical officers and registrars
  • participation in departmental clinical meetings

About the Hospital:
MRRH is a public hospital serving the local communities of Taree, Forster, Tuncurry and surrounding districts which operates 160 beds including 20 Mental Health beds and provides a broad range of specialist services. Some of our services include general medical and surgical wards as well as general surgery, ophthalmology, urology, paediatrics, gynaecology and obstetrics, dental, bronchoscopy, endoscopy, TOES, ECT and emergency. There is also a renal dialysis unit.

About the area:
Taree is located on the Mid North Coast of New South Wales. The hospital serves a population of around 100,000 people encompassing an area of 3,732 km2. The Manning Valley is home to a range of some of the best beaches in Australia and features some 11 beach areas all offering a range of different beach experiences from surfing to swimming protected and patrolled areas alongside some great beach walks. More information on Taree: http://www.gtcc.nsw.gov.au/

Apply now: https://nswhealth.erecruit.com.au/ViewPosition.aspx?id=431233
Advertising closes: 24 September 2018

Enquiries: Dr Osama Ali, Acting Director of Clinical Services and Emergency Department, MRRH
Ph: (02) 65929111 E: Osama.Ali@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au

Enquiries: Ms Jessica Glover, Senior Medical Recruitment Consultant, Medical Workforce
Ph: (02) 6767 7063 E: jessica.glover@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au


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23 August 2018

Specialist Otorhinolaryngologist
Nelson

Permanent part-time

Nelson Marlborough Health (NMH) encompasses a wide area across the top of the South Island and supports a population of around 145,000. We have two main hospitals, Nelson (150 beds) and Wairau Hospital in Blenheim (88 beds). Both are known for their collegial support within and across specialties.

You will join a team of four experienced and supportive colleagues who will provide mentoring and professional support. The role will require providing service across both Nelson and Wairau Hospital sites and it is expected that you will participate in the after-hours acute roster.

You will have vocational registration with the NZMC and RACS, or be eligible for the same. You will be working within a secondary setting providing care and treatment for ORL patients.

We invite you to view our short 'Careers at Nelson Marlborough Health' video clip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VXWFyqsK-1M

For further information please contact Gillian Champion, Service Manager - Surgical Services via Gillian.Champion@nmhs.govt.nz

Applications are only accepted online, so to apply or to view the position description please go to our careers website www.nmdhb.govt.nz/careers

Closing date: open until filled.
Ref: N18/241.


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23 August 2018

Consultant OtolaryngologistTaranaki District Health Board
New Plymouth

Permanent, negotiable hours

Taranaki DHB is seeking a Otolaryngologist to join our expanding department providing ORL care to the Taranaki community. The service can be flexible in relation to working part time or full time hours in the public hospital including an on call roster. There are excellent opportunities to develop a private practice in the community to make the role full time if desired.

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.

You will have the ability to work in a range of settings i.e. inpatient, outpatient and community settings inclusive of crisis work, and you will be known by your peers as someone who works well in multidisciplinary teams to provide person centred care.

The Taranaki District Health Board is a large organisation (1,800 staff, $325m cost-centre) 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 2013 a new inpatient Clinical Service Block was opened with 6 Wards and a Theatre Block comprising 6 Theatres.

Come and talk with the team about the exciting opportunities that Taranaki DHB and the wider region has to offer. Contact either Mr. Wayne Butt, Consultant Surgeon on 0064 6 758 7720 or by e-mail at Wayne.Butt@tdhb.org.nz
or Mr Nicholas Steventon, Consultant Surgeon on 0064 6 7575574 at Nicholas.steventon@tdhb.org.nz


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23 August 2018

Orthopaedic PHO/ RegistrarQueensland Government crest
Redcliffe

(Permanent, temporary, full time and part time nature may be filled through this recruitment process)

Redcliffe Hospital is seeking an Orthopaedic PHO / Registrar to fill a position to February 2019.

The Orthopaedic ward is situated on level 6 West and consists of 30 bed ward where the acute and elective orthopaedic patients are managed. We also frequently have children in the Paediatric Ward on Level 3.

The Orthopaedic unit manages complex elective and emergency cases with approximately 2700 admissions per year.

What we provide:

  • Comprehensive service in adult orthopaedic surgery and a 24-hour emergency service. A full range of elective and emergency services is offered including:
  • Hip, knee and shoulder replacements
  • Arthroscopy knee and shoulder reconstruction
  • Paediatric and foot surgery
  • Fractured NOFs
  • Femoral/tibia nails
  • MVA fractures
  • ORIFs multiple bones

Classification Level: L4 to L9
Enquiries: Kirsten Mitchell- Coordinator Medical Workforce Unit
Telephone: (07) 3883 7287

Applications to be emailed to: Kirsten.Mitchell@health.qld.gov.au


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23 August 2018

Clinical Director - Orthopaedics
Mackay

Clinical Director - Orthopaedics (MO2-1 to MO2-3 (L25 to L27) MO1-1 to MO1-7 (L18 to L24))

Department of Orthopaedics, Surgical Division, Mackay Base Hospital, Mackay Hospital and Health Service

Permanent Full Time (80 hrs p.f.)

Salary and remuneration package
Remuneration value up to $461,788 p.a. comprising salary between $7,840.10 p.f. - $8,312.40 p.f. (L25-L27) or remuneration value up to $425,425 p.a. comprising salary between $6,556.10 p.f. - $7,615.30 p.f. (L18-L24); employer superannuation contribution (up to 12.75%), annual leave loading (17.5%), attraction and retention incentive allowance, professional development allowance, professional development leave 3.6 weeks p.a., professional indemnity cover, plus overtime and on-call allowances. Applications will remain current for 12 months. Job Ad Reference: MK285505

Duties / Abilities: As per role description.

Enquiries: Donna Townsend, (07) 4885 7935
Job Ad Reference: MK285505
Application Kit: (07) 4885 7518 or www.smartjobs.qld.gov.au
Closing Date: 17-09-2018


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20 August 2018

Neurosurgery Fellow
Tiwi

Royal Darwin Hospital - Top End Health Service

The Royal Darwin Hospital and the Top End Health Service is seeking applications for the position of Neurosurgery Fellow. This is an opportunity for an adventurous Neurosurgery Fellow who feels drawn to serving in a remote but interesting community and treating exotic pathology.

Royal Darwin Hospital has a growing Neurosurgery Department serving the entire Northern Territory currently expanding in to other centres including Alice Springs. Current staff includes two Neurosurgeons, a Fellow and an unaccredited Registrar.

The surgical equipment, scope of practice and support facilities are similar to those available in metropolitan neurosurgical units with several subspecialty exceptions. The appointment would be for one year, commencing in early 2019. Applications close 30 September 2018.

The Royal Darwin Hospital is the major teaching hospital in the NT and receives referrals from the entire Northern Territory as well as northern Western Australia with a catchment population of over 250,000. Flinders University has a 4 year post graduate medical school based in the NT and Royal Darwin Hospital also receives students from James Cook University.

For further information about the position please contact Mr Michael Redmond michael.redmond@nt.gov.au or Gayle Eccles on 08 89228249 or email gayle.eccles@nt.gov.au


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20 August 2018

Consultant Neurosurgeon
Tiwi

Royal Darwin Hospital - Top End Health Service

The Royal Darwin Hospital and the Top End Health Service is seeking applications for the position of Neurosurgeon. This is an opportunity for an adventurous neurosurgeon who feels drawn to serving in a remote but interesting community and treating exotic pathology.

Royal Darwin Hospital has a growing Neurosurgery Department serving the entire Northern Territory currently expanding in to other centres including Alice Springs. Current staff includes two Neurosurgeons, a Fellow and an unaccredited Registrar.

The surgical equipment, scope of practice and support facilities are similar to those available in metropolitan neurosurgical units with several subspecialty exceptions. The position envisages a 0.5 FTE and encourages exercising the right of Private Practice at a co-located Private Hospital. The duration of the appointment would be subject to discussion. The successful applicant will be eligible for registration as a Neurosurgeon with AHPRA.

The Royal Darwin Hospital is the major teaching hospital in the NT and receives referrals from the entire Northern Territory as well as northern Western Australia with a catchment population of over 250,000. Flinders University has a 4 year post graduate medical school based in the NT and Royal Darwin Hospital also receives students from James Cook University.

Applications close 30 September 2018. The successful applicant would be expected to commence duty in March 2019.

For further information about the position please contact Mr Michael Redmond michael.redmond@nt.gov.au or Gayle Eccles on 08 89228249 or email gayle.eccles@nt.gov.au


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9 August 2018

Fellowship in Vascular Surgery
Christchurch

Applications are invited from suitably qualified medical practitioners for a one year Fellowship in Vascular Surgery at Christchurch Hospital. The post begins 1 December 2018.

This position would suit a Senior Registrar or Junior Consultant who is seeking a role specifically designed to provide them with continued intensive clinical experiences and training in Vascular Surgery.

The Canterbury District Health Board is the leading tertiary hospital on the South Island of New Zealand. Christchurch Department of Vascular Endovascular and Transplant Surgery (V.E.T.S) provides the secondary vascular and endovascular services for the population of Canterbury and the West Coast, and tertiary services for complex endovascular surgery and transplant for the whole South Island.

Service provision is advanced, combining general vascular surgery for the regional population with complex endografts and complex open reconstructive procedures performed regularly on the more diverse population of South Island

The variety, training and opportunities you'll have at our leading tertiary hospital are world-class.

The successful candidate is required to have the following:

  • Qualifications recognized for specialist registration with the New Zealand Medical Council
  • FRCS or equivalent
  • Experience in vascular surgery is essential.

Apply online, or to find out more information, please contact Simon Liddy Recruitment Specialist
Email: Simon.Liddy@cdhb.health.nz


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9 August 2018

Clinical Fellow in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Tiwi

Royal Darwin Hospital

An exciting and challenging position exists for a Fellow in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the Royal Darwin Hospital, Darwin, Australia. This is a unique opportunity to work closely with adult oncology, orthopaedic, otolaryngology and maxillofacial teams and provide extensive exposure to Indigenous Health.

The successful applicant will be required to commence in January 2019 and participate in acute service on a rotating on-call basis, research and teaching.

Royal Darwin Hospital is recognised as the National Critical Care and Response Centre and has two plastic surgeons, one burn surgeon and one visiting craniofacial surgeon.

The Royal Darwin Hospital is a 345 bed hospital in the Top End of the Northern Territory servicing a population of 140,000. It is the only tertiary referral centre in the Top End and caters for a wide range of clinical conditions. It is more than 3000 kilometres to the nearest tertiary referral centre. It caters for a diverse young population including high numbers of Indigenous patients.

There is a high trauma workload and substantial exposure to patients with sepsis and complex medical illness retrieved from some of the most remote communities in the world.

Candidates must be eligible for general and /or specialist registration with the Medical Board of Australia together with a current Fellowship FRACS (Plastic Surgery) or equivalent.

For further information please contact Mr Shiby Ninan, Director of Plastic Surgery, Royal Darwin Hospital on (08) 89228888 or shiby.ninan@nt.gov.au
Please send your current CV, referee details and a covering letter to shiby.ninan@nt.gov.au


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3 August 2018

Specialist Urologist
Nelson

Location: Nelson
Tenure: Fixed-term 0.8FTE (64 hours a fortnight)
Duration: August 2019 - February 2020 (seven months)

Nelson Marlborough DHB encompasses a wide area across the top of the South Island with a population of around 145,000. We have two main hospitals; Nelson (150 beds) and Wairau Hospital in Blenheim (88 beds). Both are known for their collegial support within and across specialties.

You will be a Fellow of the RACS, or hold an equivalent specialist qualification eligible for vocational registration in NZ, along with a current APC.

You will be joining a proactive team of three Urologists and be required to take part in the after-hours acute roster. The service provides the highest standard of care for our patients, while maintaining an excellent work-life balance.

We invite you to view our short 'Careers at Nelson Marlborough Health' video clip

Our region is renowned for National Parks, access to outdoor recreational pursuits, arts, vineyards and much more. Visit http://www.nelsonnz.com/

Enquiries can be made in confidence to Andy Southwick, Urologist via andrew.southwick@nmdhb.govt.nz

Applications are only accepted online, so to apply or to view the position description please go to our careers website www.nmdhb.govt.nz/careers

Closing date: 30/09/18.
Ref: N18/300.


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2 August 2018

Unaccredited Neurosurgical RegistrarSAN Logo
Wahroonga

Unaccredited Neurosurgical Registrar Position Available for 2019

The "San" is Sydney's largest single campus private hospital. Situated on Sydney's leafy North Shore, it is a 550 bed world class facility for Neurosurgical, medical, surgical and cancer care, with a 24 hour Cardiac Catheter Lab, Emergency facilities, ICU and a broad spectrum of medical and surgical specialities.

Its affiliation with The University of Sydney, along with its recent establishment of a clinical school on site ensures a wealth of learning opportunities.

This growing teaching facility has a vacancy for an unaccredited Neurosurgical Trainee for 2019.

For further enquiries please contact:
CMO and Resident Services Manager
Email: medadmin@sah.org.au
Tel: 02 9487 9400
Closing Date: 7 October 2018

Essential Criteria:

  • 3 year post graduate experience
  • Medical Degree with AHPRA registration
  • Relevant experience required

Desirable Criteria:

  • Interest in surgical or neurosurgical training pathway

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20 July 2018

Consultant, Registrar and RMO VacanciesGlobal Medics
Australia

Hospitals across Australia are needing all levels of Doctors to cover Surgical shifts. You can work around your current commitments or locum full time and gain invaluable experience from working in a variety of locations.

Global Medics are here to help and offer the following:

  • Dedicated consultant who listens to your needs and ensures you are only getting the placements that suit your requirements
  • Dedicated compliance consultants help with any required paperwork, as well as organising all travel and accommodation arrangements
  • Our relationships with hospitals across Australia ensure you are receiving competitive rates, with many hospitals using us exclusively
  • Our payroll runs twice a week

Below is a snippet of some of the vacancies we have on offer:

Consultant Vacancies:

General Surgeons
GESA - NSW & QLD - various Hospitals, various dates, $2000pd
QLD - various dates ASAP ongoing, $2000pd
QLD - Various dates ongoing - fly in fly out, $2200pd
WA, NSW & TAS - October to end of December, $2300pd

Orthopaedic Surgeons
WA - November & December dates, $2500pd
QLD - Ongoing, $2000pd
TAS - Various dates, $2000pd

Other
Vascular Surgery VMO - NSW - ASAP for 1:4-week roster ongoing, $2000pd
ENT Surgeon - NSW - ASAP to 17 December, $2000pd
Ophthalmologist Surgeon - ASAP for 6 months, $2000pd
Urology Staff Specialist - QLD - week on week off ongoing, $2000pd
Plastic Surgeon - QLD Private Hospital - September & October, $2000pd

Registrar and RMO Vacancies:

General
VIC - various hospitals and dates - $110-$130ph
QLD - ongoing dates - $135ph
RMOs - QLD, VIC, SA and ACT - ongoing dates, $90-$110ph

Orthopaedic
NSW - Various blocks ASAP to December, $115ph
QLD - ASAP to February, $135ph

Other
Cardiothoracic Registrar - ACT - August-November, $120ph
Maxillofacial Registrar - NT - ongoing, $130ph

If you are interested in finding out more, please get in touch by forwarding your CV and I will be in touch to discuss further.

Call: 02 8248 2937
Email: malyssa@globalmedics.com.au
Website: www.globalmedics.com.au


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18 July 2018

General SurgeonHawkes Bay District Health Board
Hastings

This is 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.The successful candidate will manage a wide range of General Surgical conditions. Experience in Colorectal practice would be an advantage.

The General and Vascular surgery team is part of a close knit and supportive medical community within the Hawkes Bay DHB. Our team is committed to providing a high quality of care to the Hawkes Bay population.

Hawke's Bay DHB main hospital is situated in Hastings, New Zealand. It is a large secondary level, 400 bed accredited public hospital providing acute and elective care for a region of over 162,000 people. The hospital is a modern facility with a full range of surgical, medical, oncology and radiological services.

Applicants must be registered, or eligible for registration, with the New Zealand Medical Council as a Specialist General Surgeon and a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, or equivalent.

This is a permanent full time (1.0 FTE) position.

Please apply at http://adhbrac.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=HAW01675&lang=en


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9 July 2018

Service Clinical Director - Cardiothoracic Surgery Services
Auckland

Auckland District Health Board

We are looking for a suitably experienced clinician to provide clinical leadership and effective management for the cardiothoracic surgery unit at Auckland City hospital.

The cardiothoracic surgery unit of Auckland District Health Board (DHB) based at Auckland City hospital provides all the public cardiothoracic surgical services to the four DHB's in the northern region (Auckland DHB, Waitemata DHB, Counties Manukau DHB and Northland DHB). The service provides acute and elective cardiothoracic surgery (approx. 1200 cardiac cases), thoracic surgery and also provides the national heart and lung transplantation.

You must hold or be eligible for registration as a specialist with the Medical Council of New Zealand and have appropriate post graduate qualifications.

This is an outstanding and rewarding clinical leadership opportunity within the NZ medical sector. If this opportunity interests you, we would like to hear from you.

For more information and to apply, please click the link below:
https://tas-adhbrac.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=CEN08111


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9 July 2018

Specialist Otolaryngologist, Head and Neck SurgeonNorthland Online Logo
Whangarei

Specialist Otolaryngologist,
Head and Neck Surgeon
Ear, Nose and Throat Department (ENT) - 0.8 FTE
Northland District Health Board, New Zealand

We are seeking a Consultant Otolaryngologist to join our team of four Consultants, two Registrars, and a House Officer. The role is based in Whangarei. This is a permanent position, however, the hours and role could be flexed around the needs of the individual.

Our preferred candidate would be fellowship trained in subspecialty ORL (Rhinology and/or Head and Neck preferred) with a comprehensive scope of practise to cover most general ORL conditions.

Applicants must have a qualification that allows Vocational Registration as an Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgeon with the Medical Council of New Zealand. FRACS preferred.

Whangarei Hospital is the largest hospital in Northland providing secondary care services, supported by three regional hospitals in Kaitaia, Kawakawa, and Dargaville. We are a RACS ORL training centre with strong links to the University of Auckland.

Northland covers an area of 12,600 square kilometres with a population of approximately 164,000. It boasts some of the most scenic and exciting coastal areas of New Zealand in a subtropical climate. Popular water recreation areas include the Bay of Islands and Poor Knight Islands Reserves. Whangarei is a 25-minute flight or 2-hour drive from Auckland.

Northland District Health Board is also an Approved Accredited Employer by the New Zealand Immigration Service.

Vacancy No: MD18-017
Closing Date: Open

All applications and enquiries should be directed to Tania Vaile, Recruitment Officer - Senior Medical Officers, Northland District Health Board, Private Bag 9742, Whangarei 0148, Northland, New Zealand. Phone: +64 9 430 4101 ext 60484, email: Tania.Vaile@northlanddhb.org.nz or visit our website: www.northlanddhb.org.nz/careers/vacancies.aspx


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2 July 2018

Staff Specialist
Mackay

Permanent Full Time (80 hrs p.f.) and Temporary Full Time
Staff Specialist or Senior Medical Officer
Department of Orthopaedics, Surgical Division, Mackay Base Hospital, Mackay Hospital and Health Service

Salary and remuneration package
Remuneration value up to $425,825 p.a. comprising salary between $7,840.10 p.f. - $8,312.40 p.f. (L25-L27) or remuneration value up to $389,462 p.a. comprising salary between $6,556.10 p.f. - $7,615.30 p.f. (L18-L24); or remuneration value up to $305,945 p.a. comprising salary between $5,676.30 p.f. - $6,386.90 p.f. (L13-L17), employer superannuation contribution (up to 12.75%), annual leave loading (17.5%), attraction and retention incentive allowance, professional development allowance, professional development leave 3.6 weeks p.a., professional indemnity cover, plus overtime and on-call allowances. Applications will remain current for the duration of the vacancy. Job Ad Reference: MK280601

Duties / Abilities: As per role description.

Enquiries: Dr Herwig Drobetz, (07) 4885 7900
Job Ad Reference: MK280601
Application Kit: (07) 4885 7521 or www.smartjobs.qld.gov.au
Closing Date: 30-07-2018


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26 June 2018

Consultant OtolaryngologistTaranaki District Health Board
Taranaki

Consultant Otolaryngologist
Permanent, negotiable hours

Taranaki DHB is seeking a Otolaryngologist to join our expanding department providing ORL care to the Taranaki community. The service can be flexible in relation to working part time or full time hours in the public hospital including an on call roster. There are excellent opportunities to develop a private practice in the community to make the role full time if desired.

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.

You will have the ability to work in a range of settings i.e. inpatient, outpatient and community settings inclusive of crisis work, and you will be known by your peers as someone who works well in multidisciplinary teams to provide person centred care.

The Taranaki District Health Board is a large organisation (1,800 staff, $325m cost-centre) 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 2013 a new inpatient Clinical Service Block was opened with 6 Wards and a Theatre Block comprising 6 Theatres.

Come and talk with the team about the exciting opportunities that Taranaki DHB and the wider region has to offer. Contact either Mr. Wayne Butt, Consultant Surgeon on 0064 6 758 7720 or by e-mail at Wayne.Butt@tdhb.org.nz or Mr Nicholas Steventon, Consultant Surgeon on 0064 6 7575574 or Nicholas.steventon@tdhb.org.nz


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