Consultant Ophthalmologist (Anterior Segment)

Specialty: Ophthalmology

Grading: Specialist / Consultant

Number of positions: 1

Job Hours: 0.6 FTE

Required qualifications: Vocationally registered in Ophthalmology with the Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ) FRANZCO or equivalent qualification and be able to register for vocational registration with the MCNZ

Nau mai, haere mai ki Ūpoko ki te uru hauora.

Location:  Wellington Regional Hospital, Kenepuru Hospital, Hutt Hospital

Service:    Ophthalmology Service

Contract:  Permanent, part time 0.6 FTE – starting October 2022

Salary:      As per ASMS MECA

Kōrero mō te tūranga – About the role

We are looking for a Consultant Ophthalmologist with sub-specialist training in anterior segment. The successful applicant will be joining a dynamic, busy team and will be interested in making a difference to the patients we serve. We are looking for someone who has completed their anterior segment fellowship.

It is an exciting time to be part of the ophthalmology team at in Capital, Coast and Hutt Valley District, as we look at unique ways of managing patient care. We require someone who thrives on change and thrives on being busy.

The ophthalmology team at Capital, Coast and Hutt Valley District is a fun, friendly team who thrive on working in a changing, dynamic and busy environment. You will work with different health professionals including nurses, junior doctors and allied health staff.

Moū – About you

  • Vocationally registered in Ophthalmology with the Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ)
  • FRANZCO or equivalent qualification and be able to register for vocational registration with the MCNZ
  • Training and experience in anterior segment
  • On call component
  • Work in collaboration with multidisciplinary team
  • Able to provide consistently high standards of medical care
  • Relevant experience and training

E pā ana ki a tatou – About us

Capital, Coast and Hutt Valley district is located centrally in Wellington and has over 6,000 full-time equivalent staff, making us one of the major employers in the Wellington region. We operate three hospitals – Wellington Regional Hospital in Newtown, Hutt Valley Hospital and Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua – as well as the Kāpiti Health Centre at Paraparaumu.

Here at Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.

Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.

Me pēhea te tuku tono – How to apply

Click the apply now button to send your application directly to us. For further information on this role please email sandra.tam@ccdhb.org.nz and indicate the job title and vacancy number in the subject line.

Please note we will be reviewing applications when received and will progress through the recruitment process.

We require all our employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This includes the booster dose within six months of receiving the second dose of initial vaccination (for some people the initial vaccination will have comprised of three doses).  We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.

Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

By joining together we will succeed

To apply for this job please visit capitalhealth.careercentre.net.nz.

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Vacancy contact details

Name: Sandra Tam

Position: SMO recruitment advisor

Email: sandra.tam@ccdhb.org.nz

Phone: (04) 806 2547