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Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

Employer Hutt Valley DHB
Workplace Hutt Hospital
Specialty Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant
Hours per week 16
Commencement date Open
Application closing date 02 Dec 2020
Employer Hutt Valley DHB Workplace Hutt Hospital
Specialty Obstetrics & Gynaecology Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant Commencement date Open
Hours per week 16 Application closing date 02 Dec 2020

Job description

Location: Hutt Hospital, Wellington

Contract: Permanent, part-time (0.4 FTE)

About the role

Looking to make your mark? We have a new opportunity available for an O&G Specialist to join our team.

We are looking for a motivated clinician who is a Generalist. However, any special interest would be nurtured by the unit and colleagues. In particular a special interest in infertility, scanning, quality improvement/ governance, Obstetrics and Obstetrics leadership would be a good complement to the mix.

You will be joining a team of clinicians who are highly motivated, friendly and provides great peer support. Our team has a range of special interests including advanced laparoscopic, uro-gynaecology, gynae-oncology and obstetrics.

The unit currently has seven Senior Medical Officers (SMO)'s, and the on call roster is 1:7. The team is supported by eight registrars, two SHOs and one HO.

One of our senior SMO's has reduced his working hours and we are able to offer a 16 hours per week (0.4 FTE) role, however the unit is undergoing a service sizing and this may give the appointee an opportunity to further increase their FTE if they desire.

Our unit

Hutt Hospital is a busy 260-bed facility covering Lower Hutt and Upper Hutt cities. Serving a population of 139,000, Hutt supports approximately 2,200 deliveries per year and we perform over 1500 elective and acute gynaecological and obstetric procedures per annum. We work closely with Wellington Tertiary Hospital which is only 20 minutes away from Hutt Hospital. Wellington Hospital also provides support and tertiary services for the Lower North Island.

We can offer you:
• A supportive workplace culture with a commitment to your on-going professional development
• Comprehensive orientation programme
• Training and study opportunities
• Outstanding peer support

Staff benefits include our newly developed staff 'Wellness Program', discounts from many companies throughout the region, and use of our onsite gym.

How to apply

Please complete an online HVDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. You can also 'apply' and see a copy of the job description through our careers website:

Please note: For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via our on-line process.

For further information on this role, please email our Recruitment Team on and indicate the vacancy number 113774A-20 and job title in the subject line.

We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified, you will hear from one of our recruiters. Come unlock the possibilities and apply today!
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Vacancy contact details
Name Recruitment
Phone (04) 566 6999
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