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Endocrinologist & Diabetologist/General Physician

Employer Bay of Plenty DHB
Workplace Bay of Plenty DHB
Specialty Endocrinology
Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant
Hours per week 40
Commencement date Open
Application closing date 12 May 2021
Employer Bay of Plenty DHB Workplace Bay of Plenty DHB
Specialty Endocrinology Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant Commencement date Open
Hours per week 40 Application closing date 12 May 2021

Job description

We are looking for an Endocrinologist/General Physician to join our team of experienced Endocrinologists, Diabetes Specialist Nurses and Allied Health staff with a focus on the delivery of high-quality specialist care to the growing population across the Bay of Plenty.

We want to recruit a Physician who is keen to participate with us in developing responsive ways of meeting the needs of our growing population. This role is suited to someone who is enthusiastic around service improvement and working in new ways as part of a multidisciplinary team.

The Bay of Plenty District Health Board is committed to our Te Toi Ahorangi vision of equitable services and health outcomes for Māori. To meet this vision the ideal candidate will have experience in working in a culturally diverse setting and proven skills in contributing to services which have evolved to meet the needs of patients, whànau/family and the wider community through an integrated service model of care. In particular, we want to further develop our Diabetes services, especially across the Eastern Bay of Plenty, developing novel and innovative service designs to cater for the need of our communities with particular focus on Màori.

The Medical Service has established roles to ensure manageable workloads between acute and specialist practice responsibilities for our Physician team The Acute Medicine/Endocrinology split is approximately 50/50.

In addition, we seek an individual who has the skills to foster a learning culture across undergraduate and postgraduate medical staff, with the support of the Bay of Plenty Clinical School and the University of Auckland. The school also provides clinical research opportunities.

Our team actively encourage work life balance and the Bay of Plenty is ideally situated for those who like to work, rest and play – beautiful beaches, stunning scenery, excellent schools, and a vibrant social city culture.

Applicants must hold or be eligible for vocational registration with the New Zealand Medical Council or be training in New Zealand and with nine months or less of advanced training remaining to achieve FRACP.

Please contact Kate Grimwade, Clinical Leader via email kate.grimwade@bopdhb.govt.nz or Sandra Fielding, Business Leader via email sandra.fielding@bopdhb.govt.nz if you are interested in this opportunity and would like to discuss it further.

The Bay of Plenty District Health Board has an innovative culture where staff share the principles of Compassion, All-One-Team, Responsive and Excellence in their daily work. The successful applicant will have to provide evidence they are compassionate, team spirited, responsive to needs and with an attitude of always striving for excellence.

The BOPDHB are committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations. It is essential you demonstrate an awareness of Māori indigenous rights and current issues in relation to health and health equity.

All applications are to be made online or email your application through to careers@bopdhb.govt.nz or on the following link https://recruitment.bopdhb.govt.nz/vacancies/005000585

Qualifications required

Applicants must hold or be eligible for vocational registration with the New Zealand Medical Council or be training in New Zealand and with nine months or less of advanced training remaining to achieve FRACP.
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Vacancy contact details
Name Kate Grimwade
Position Clinical Leader
Phone +64 7 557 5409
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