Grading: Specialist / Consultant
Number of positions: 1
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Required qualifications: To be eligible for this position you must either be registered (or eligible) with the Medical Council of New Zealand and have a specialist qualification in Endocrinology that is recognised by the Royal Australasian College of Physicians as suitable for Vocational Registration in New Zealand.
Are you an Endocrinologist/Diabetologist looking for a new opportunity?
We are seeking an enthusiastic clinician to join our team and provide specialist services to the MidCentral population.
The team currently comprises three Endocrinologists/Diabetologists with a General Medicine component. You would be the fourth member of this team based at Palmerston North Hospital.
The team is supported by two Nurse Practitioners, a team of Diabetes Clinical Nurse Specialists, and Diabetes Specialist Dietitians. The service provides specialist outpatient and inpatient services, and primary health care support.
Health NZ – Te Pae Hauora o Ruahine o Tararua | MidCentral employs more than 2500 staff at Manawatu, Palmerston North, Tararua and Horowhenua and Otaki districts.
Palmerston North Hospital is a 350 bed secondary hospital, which services an urban population of 80,000 and a total population catchment of 186,000. In addition, the hospital is a teaching hospital, and is associated with both Auckland and Otago medical schools. Palmerston North is a major university city and is at the hub of key routes to the central North Island ski fields, and river adventures. Wellington the capital city, is only a two hour journey by road, as are the wine growing regions of Hawke’s Bay and Wairarapa.
Our team actively encourage work life balance and the MidCentral Region is ideally situated for those who like to work, rest and play – beaches close by, ski fields and wineries just up the road, stunning scenery with loads of hiking tracks including Te Arapuke mountain bike track. Our region also offers excellent schools and a local university.
If you are interested in making the move to MidCentral – check out our careers site. We have loads of information about the region, Palmerston North hospital and more.
For further information please contact either Amanda Driffill or SMO Recruitment Specialist +64 6 350 8849
To apply for this job please visit www.midcentraldhb.govt.nz.
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Vacancy contact details
Name: Denella Statham
Position: SMO Recruitment Specialist