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Consultant Anaesthetist

Employer Capital & Coast DHB
Workplace Wellington
Specialty Anaesthesia
Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant
Hours per week 23
Commencement date Open
Application closing date 21 Nov 2021
Employer Capital & Coast DHB Workplace Wellington
Specialty Anaesthesia Term Permanent
Grading Specialist / Consultant Commencement date Open
Hours per week 23 Application closing date 21 Nov 2021

Job description

Nau mai, haere mai kiwhanau ora ki Te Awakairangi

Location: Wellington Regional Hospital and Kenepuru Hospital

Contract: Part time (23.5 hours) - (Exact days and hours to be finalised on appointment)

About the role
Wellington Regional Hospital is one of the newest hospitals in New Zealand and one of 5 tertiary level teaching hospitals in the country. It is a state of the art facility with innovative models of care.

The Department of Anaesthesia and Pain Management, Capital and Coast District Health Board is seeking applications from Specialist Anaesthetists for a permanent vacancy we currently have available. Clinical work will encompass anaesthesia for a wide range of surgical specialities, preoperative assessment of patients, involvement in acute post operative pain management, and participation in an on-call roster. A challenging, tertiary level, case-mix is offered but can be tailored to the individuals past experience and areas of interest.

Capital and Coast District Health Board’s hospitals include Wellington Regional Hospital (servicing a tertiary population of 900,000) and Kenepuru Hospital (a secondary level community hospital). There are a total of 19 operating theatres. We provide anaesthesia for all surgical specialities with the exception of plastic surgery, paediatric cardiac surgery and Heart and Lung Transplant Surgery.

The department has an active education programme that includes Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists fellowship training for 20 trainees, continuing education for specialists and participation in an on-site, high-fidelity simulation training suite (The Wellington Regional Centre for Simulation and Skills Education). The research and education centre provides opportunity to pursue research interests. An attractive employment package, including competitive allowances for on-call work and full-time commitment, is available.

Applicants should be Fellows of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists or have an equivalent specialist qualification and be eligible for vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

About our organisation
Capital and Coast DHB (CCDHB) is located centrally in Wellington and has over 6,000 full-time equivalent staff, making us one of the major employers in the Wellington region. CCDHB operates two hospitals – Wellington Regional Hospital in Newtown and Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua – as well as the Kapiti Health Centre at Paraparaumu.

CCDHB is a pro-equity Health Organisation, with a particular focus on Māori and Pacific Peoples.

How to apply
Please complete an online CCDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. Note: For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via our on-line process.

For further information on this role, please email recruitment@ccdhb.org.nz and indicate the job title and vacancy number SMO73-21 in the subject line.

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Vacancy contact details
Name Tamzyn Luafalealo
Position Recruitment Advisor
Phone (04) 806 2547
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