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Consultant Paediatrician (0.8FTE)

Employer Northland DHB
Workplace Whangarei Hospital
Specialty Paediatrics
Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant
Hours per week N/A
Commencement date Open
Application closing date 20 Jul 2018
Employer Northland DHB Workplace Whangarei Hospital
Specialty Paediatrics Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant Commencement date Open
Hours per week N/A Application closing date 20 Jul 2018

Job description

An opportunity exists for a highly motivated Paediatrician who is passionate about providing excellent healthcare to children and their whanau/family in a friendly and well-resourced regional hospital.

This is a permanent position that provides inpatient and ambulatory services to children and their families /whanau throughout Northland. The inpatient service is centred at Whangarei Hospital. The outpatient services are provided at the Child Health Centre at Whangarei Hospital and in the regional centres throughout Northland.

The ideal candidate would be able to work well as part of a multi-disciplinary team, have a broad range of General Paediatric skills including strengths in Emergency Paediatrics and Neonatology, with DSAC/MEDSAC/Gateway experience.
Subspecialty interests are essential, including Endocrinology and support of the Developmental MDT.

Northland DHB offers the opportunity to expand your skills in response to the challenges faced by the local community. A balanced lifestyle is supported by glorious scenic coastal areas offering a range of recreational activities. House pricing is realistic, road congestion minimal and car parking is always available. We even have an onsite gym and swimming pool.

Vacancy No: MD18-015
Closing Date: 20 July 2018

All Applications should be directed to Tania Vaile, Recruitment Officer - Senior Medical Officers,
Northland District Health Board, Private Bag 9742, Whangarei 0148, Northland, New Zealand. Phone: (09) 430 4101 ext 60484, email: or visit our website:

Qualifications required

All applicants must be Paediatric Fellows of the Royal Australasian college of Physicians (or equivalent).
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Vacancy contact details
Name Tania Vaile
Position Recruitment Officer
Phone 09 430 4101 Ext. 60484
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