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Consultant Anaesthetist

Employer Taranaki DHB
Workplace Taranaki District Health Board
Specialty Anaesthesia
Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant
Hours per week 40
Commencement date Open
Application closing date Open
Employer Taranaki DHB Workplace Taranaki District Health Board
Specialty Anaesthesia Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant Commencement date Open
Hours per week 40 Application closing date Open

Job description

Taranaki Base Hospital, New Plymouth
Permanent, full time, 1.0 FTE

• Come and live in the region that was named the world’s second top region to visit in 2017 by Lonely Planet!

The Department of Anaesthesia and Critical Care is looking to recruit a new consultant Anaesthetist, to meet both the rising demands for our services as well as planning for the future. Our team of 21 anaesthetists provides a wide range of generalist services for all age groups, as well as intensive care cover. There are opportunities for those interested in acute, chronic pain management or research as well.
Applicants will need to be well rounded practitioners who can do a wide range of basic anaesthesia services and be good team players. Ability to participate in daily and after-hours ICU cover (supported by two fellows of CICM) is a requirement. There are 6 operating theatres and a recently opened interventional radiology suite. Department has an anaesthetic training programme with 6 first year anaesthetic registrars.

We host medical students from the University of Auckland. You will enjoy the benefits of teaching and supervising years 5 and 6, while having access to the University’s up to date resources.
The Taranaki District Health Board is a large organisation (2,100 staff) operating in the exciting, changing health sector.

In Taranaki, it is easy to achieve an enviable lifestyle without having to compromise your career path. The region’s amazing mountain, rivers, lakes, fantastic coastline and outstanding surfing and tramping opportunities, masses of parks and gardens, as well as a major events calendar, make it a great place to live and work. Click on this link to see more about our region: http://liveandwork.taranaki.info/

To make an application click on “Apply Online” within this page.

For more information contact Charles Hunt, Recruitment Manager, +64 6 753 7777
ext 8464 or email: Charles.Hunt@tdhb.org.nz

Closing date for applications is 31 October, 2019, however we may appoint to this position prior to the closing date.

Qualifications required

Applicants will need to be well rounded practitioners who can do a wide range of basic anaesthesia services and be good team players. Ability to participate in daily and after-hours ICU cover (supported by two fellows of CICM) is a requirement. There are 6 operating theatres and a recently opened interventional radiology suite. Department has an anaesthetic training programme with 6 first year anaesthetic registrars.
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Vacancy contact details
Name Charles Hunt
Position
Phone +64 6 753 7777 ext 8464
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