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Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

Employer Southern DHB
Workplace Southern District Health Board
Specialty Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant
Hours per week 40
Commencement date 10 Oct 2018
Application closing date 29 Apr 2019
Employer Southern DHB Workplace Southern District Health Board
Specialty Obstetrics & Gynaecology Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant Commencement date 10 Oct 2018
Hours per week 40 Application closing date 29 Apr 2019

Job description

Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

• Womens’ Health Services
• Southland Hospital, Invercargill New Zealand
• Permanent Full time or Part time

Southland Hospital is a modern secondary level facility, with first class clinical support facilities and excellent links to our closest tertiary centre in Dunedin.

There are approximately 1400 births per year at Southland Hospital and a further 200 in the rural areas. The department consists of a 14 room maternity unit with 4 birthing rooms, a level two 5 cot neonatal unit and a dedicated Women’s Health Unit. The service is supported by a team of experienced midwives, obstetrics, gynaecology and colposcopy nurses.

This role is primarily based in Invercargill with some travel across the Southern District being expected. Participation is expected in the on call roster, routine obstetrics, routine gynaecology and colposcopy clinics including some outreach clinics. We would be keen to hear from a wide range of applicants from new graduates to those with an interest in clinical leadership, complex obstetrics or Urogynaecology.

The department is affiliated to the Dunedin School of Medicine University of Otago and has a strong focus on educational development with daily obstetric handover and weekly teaching sessions. It has recently achieved a four year accreditation for O&G training by RANZCOG.

The position offers an attractive remuneration package, relocation assistance and CME allowance.

Applicants must have completed, or be about to complete their specialist training and be eligible for vocational registration with Medical Council of New Zealand.

Invercargill is the southern-most city in New Zealand’s South Island and is renowned for its friendly and unhurried pace of life and strong sense of community. There are abundant sports and other amenities, educational (primary through tertiary) facilities, as well as a vibrant arts and cultural scene. Close by are the national parks and summer and winter playgrounds of Queenstown and Central Otago.

Closing Date: Monday, 29 April 2019

Candidates please note that screening of applications will be ongoing throughout this advertising period and our advertising will be removed from the Southern DHB website in the event of the role being filled.

Candidates who are not currently registered with the New Zealand Medical Council should be aware that it is the requirement of the NZ Medical Council that your qualifications are approved through EPIC. If you have a commitment to working in New Zealand it is highly recommended that you start this process as soon as possible so as to allow your subsequent registration to be undertaken in a timely fashion. For more information please visit MCNZ website re EPIC Credentialing

For further information please contact Milair Ryalls, Recruitment Advisor – Senior Medical Officers, Phone (03) 470 9604 or Email:milair.ryalls@southerndhb.govt.nz

To Apply:
We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website: www.southerndhb.govt.nz/careers/

Qualifications required

Applicants must have completed, or be about to complete, their specialist training and be eligible for vocational registration with Medical Council of New Zealand. The position offers an attractive remuneration package, relocation assistance and CME allowance.
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Vacancy contact details
Name Milair Ryalls
Position Recruitment Advisor
Phone (03) 2145 769
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