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House Officer (PGY2+) (commencing January 2023)

House Officers PGY2+ (commencing January 2023)

Dunedin Hospital

 

Join us as we change the future of healthcare in Southern New Zealand

 

Te Puna Wai Ora – Southern Critical Care, Dunedin, Southern District Health Board

 

Mō te tūranga | About the role

We have several opportunities available for House Officers who are seeking a Southern lifestyle. 

 

Teaching and training are important to us here in Dunedin and that is why our RMOs have a protected session every week.  In addition, there are several other regular activities that House Officers can join in on.  Whether it is the regular House Officer Education sessions or the journal clubs, X-ray meetings or rounds from the various services; there is always something happening.

Depending on your interest, we have several runs available for you to work in. 

 

These include:

Medical Oncology

ENT

Gastroenterology

Ophthalmology / Neurology

Haematology

Neurosurgery

Respiratory

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Cardiology

Orthopaedics

Renal

General Surgery including Urology and Vascular

General Medicine

Psychiatry

Older Peoples Health

 ED

 

While the above runs are available each quarter, we also have several 6 month runs available as well (O&G and Paediatrics). If your interest lies in these specialties, please indicate your preferences in your cover letter.   If we don’t hear from you, we will assume you are applying for a general role.  The runs are:

Note that 6 months runs will occur January to July and July to January.

All internal applicants, please also contact the RMO Unit directly. 

 

Mōu ake | About you

We are interested in hearing from RMO’s that have a minimum of one year post graduate medical experience and be eligible for, or already hold, registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

 

You must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand and be eligible for general or provisional general registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.  You can check your eligibility for registration by visiting the Council’s website at www.mcnz.org.nz

 

Candidates who are not currently registered with the New Zealand Medical Council should be aware that it is a requirement of the NZ Medical Council that your qualifications are approved through EPIC. If you have a commitment to working in New Zealand it is highly recommended that you start this process as soon as possible to allow your subsequent registration to be undertaken in a timely fashion. For more information, please visit MCNZ website re EPIC Credentialing.

 

Painga | Benefits

  • Free meals when on duty
  • Onsite gym and squash course
  • Subsidised gym membership and discounted health insurance
  • Access to range of retail discounts
  • On-site childcare facilities

 

A lifestyle that is hard to beat!  Dunedin is a wonderful place for families, with great educational facilities (primary through tertiary) and many activities available for all ages.  Some of New Zealand’s most famous national parks, ski fields and wineries are within easy driving distance. 

 

Mō mātou | About us

Te Whatu Ora - Southern has the largest geographical coverage of all the New Zealand regions, providing services to 350,000 people in diverse communities. We take pride in all the services we provide, and our aim is to improve, promote and protect the health of our region. We believe that our dedicated and passionate staff are a significant driving force behind the achievement of these standards, and we need more like-minded people to help us continue providing for our community.

 

Due to the fast-paced nature of what we do, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change. Don’t delay, make sure you apply as soon as possible.

 

Tono ināianei | Apply now

We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website: https://careers.southernhealth.nz/

For further information please contact Deb McDonald, Recruitment Advisor, Deb.McDonald@southerndhb.govt.nz

If you currently work for Te Whatu Ora- Health New Zealand - Southern , please apply for this role via our internal careers site, found here:  Pulse > Applications > Corporate > SuccessFactors

 

Pre-Employment checks

In the interests of protecting our people and our patients, all appointments will be subject to:

  • Occupational Health Assessment
  • Covid-19 vaccination requirements: New employees of Te Whatu Ora Southern will need to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, which includes two doses and a booster dose of an approved vaccine. If you are unable to receive a COVID-19 vaccine or booster for any reason, please indicate this in your cover letter so we can discuss this with you further and establish if you meet any criteria for an exemption.
  • Police Vetting / Ministry of Justice safety checks

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