Fellow (Advanced Trainee)
Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Whangārei Hospital
- Fixed-term training position (January 2024 – January 2025)
- Te Whatu Ora, Te Tai Tokerau
- FRANZCOG Training Programme
Applications are invited for a full-time one year position as Fellow/ Advanced Trainee - Obstetrics & Gynaecology at the Te Whatu Ora, Te Tai Tokerau, commencing January 2024.
Based at the Whangārei Hospital with outreach services to Bay of Islands; Kaitaia, Dargaville and Rawene Hospitals, this role will meet the requirements for the Advanced Training Modules in General Obstetrics and General Gynaecology.
The O&G department has eight Senior Medical Officers supported by a team of seven house officers, many of whom complete the O&G diploma and some of whom go on to specialist training. Northland presents many challenges and opportunities, with high rates of deprivation and chronic disease. There are about 2000 births annually in the region, with about a third of the Northland population identifying as Māori.
Te Whatu Ora, Te Tai Tokerau is committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and holds stewardship for equitable health outcomes for Māori as Tāngata Whenua as the highest priority. Within our O&G department we have a strong commitment to supporting Te Tiriti o Waitangi, improving equity and building public health services.
It is expected that the successful candidate will deliver a substantial clinical workload, and this post will offer adequate opportunities to meet the requirements of the Advanced Training Modules. There will also be opportunities for teaching and supervision of house officers and students. On call commitments will be on the SMO roster with support from a designated SMO.
Enquiries about the position can be directed to:
- Dr David Bailey - Clinical Director O&G via firstname.lastname@example.org
To apply please submit an online application via the portal below ensuring to attach an up-to-date CV and cover letter. For assistance with the application process, please email SMO.Jobs@northlanddhb.org.nz referencing vacancy
Applications Close: 23 November 2023
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|Attachments:|| MD23-029 - JD - O and G Advanced 24-25.pdf (PDF, 619KB)