Consultant Anaesthetist / Kairehu Mātanga
Hutt Valley DHB
Workplace Hutt Hospital
Grading Specialist / Consultant
Commencement date Open
Hours per week 40
Application closing date 31 Oct 2021
Nau mai, haere mai ki whanau ora ki Te Awakairangi
Location: Hutt Hospital
Contract: Permanent and fixed-term (12 months to 31/7/22) opportunities available
Make the most of city or country living
Opportunities to develop areas of speciality interest
About our role
We're seeking someone with expertise in anaesthetic and intensive care services to join our team at Hutt Valley District Health Board in Lower Hutt City.
You'll be responsible for the provision of anaesthetic and intensive care services including day case anaesthetics, theatre sessions, outpatient anaesthetic assessment clinics, critical care and sedation services and acute pain management. Experience in Paediatrics, Intensive Care or Obstetrics anaesthesia is preferred.
You must be highly motivated and enthusiastic, competent to provide level 1 ICU care, vocationally registered (or eligible) in New Zealand with FANZCA (or equivalent) and willing to take a lead in quality development and teaching.
We are a busy 260-bed facility providing secondary services for Lower and Upper Hutt cities. and we are the tertiary centre for regional plastics, oral maxillofacial, burns and rheumatology services. We have a suite of 8 operating rooms and 8-bed ICU/HDU. There are 8000+ operative procedures per year in General Surgery, Orthopaedics, ENT, Gynaecology, Dental, Plastics, reconstruction and OMF, and we have 1,800 deliveries annually in the Obstetric Unit and 600 admissions to the ICU each year.
Hutt Hospital is located in Lower Hutt City, 20 minutes by road from Wellington, the capital city of New Zealand. There is opportunity for most recreational pursuits, sporting and cultural activities.
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
If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply.
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: www.huttvalleydhb.org.nz
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 us at firstname.lastname@example.org and indicate the vacancy number 1114559B-21 and job title in the subject line.
HVDHB is a pro-equity Health Organisation, with a particular focus on Māori and Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.
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!
Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai
By joining together we will succeed