We want to recruit a Rheumatologist who will work with us in developing responsive ways of meeting the needs of our growing population. If you are someone who is enthusiastic around service improvement and working in new ways as part of a multidisciplinary team, we want to talk to you. If you are interested in a role which provides the opportunity to maintain and build on your skills in Rheumatology this may be a good opportunity to take your career to the next stage.
We are happy to consider applicants who would want a General Medicine and Rheumatology mix to the position or less than 1.0 FTE.
Our team actively encourage work life balance and the Midcentral Region is ideally situated for those who like to work, rest and play.
Applicants must hold or be eligible for vocational registration with the New Zealand Medical Council
About the Hospital
MidCentral District Health Board employs more than 2500 staff at Manawatu, Palmerston North, Tararua and Horowhenua and Otaki districts.
Palmerston North Hospital is a 350 bed secondary hospital, which services an urban population of 88,000 and a total population catchment of 186,000. In addition, the hospital is a teaching hospital, and is associated with both Auckland and Otago medical schools
About the city and area
Palmerston North itself is a vibrant, multicultural city that is home to outstanding primary, secondary, and tertiary schools, including Massey University. There are excellent restaurants and shops, and ample local opportunities for outdoor activities including mountain biking, hiking, fishing, hunting, and camping. There are also beautiful beaches close by and ski fields just up the road.
MidCentral DHB requires ALL its employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. To comply with the current Health Order, applicants must be doubled vaccinated for COVID-19 no later than 1 January 2022. We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.
MidCentral District Health Board actively seeks Māori into our workforce to reflect the community we serve.
|Location:||North Island - Manawatu / Whanganui - Palmerston North|
|Job type:||Permanent Full time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Senior Medical Officers, Medical Officers and Fellows - Rheumatology|
|Attachments:|| Rheumatologist.pdf (PDF, 487KB)