Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
Nau mai, haere mai ki whanau ora ki Te Awakairangi
Location: Hutt Hospital
Service: Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Contract: Full and part time opportunities
ABOUT THE SERVICE
The Women s and Children s Health service provides quality and safe care as experienced by women, babies and their whānau of the Hutt Valley. We have a dedicated successful and enthusiastic team of 8 full and part-time Obstetricians and Gynaecologists who enable a collaborative multidisciplinary team approach to service provision, including voice of consumers at all level of service planning. We provide and participate in educational and service audit activities and reflect the values of the DHB including that of open disclosure.
WHAT YOU'LL DO
As a Consultant Obstetrician/Gynaecologist you will be required to provide excellent services and supervise the care and management of acute and non-acute women allocated to you within a multidisciplinary team environment with an on call component. You will be supporting and leading junior medical staff within the service and will be required to work collaboratively with team members to provide services in assessment, diagnosis, treatment and follow-up of patients referred.
Hutt Hospital is also a teaching hospital with medical students from the University of Otago rotating through the Women s Health department. We supervise, and are accredited for Obstetricsand Gynaecology training through the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.
Applicants must be registered or eligible for vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand and we welcome new and experienced consultants.
OUR ORGANISATION- AND REGION
Working at the Hutt Valley DHB you will become part of an enthusiastic, dynamic and committed team of health workers providing a modern and innovative approach to healthcare, with the bonus of a healthy, balanced lifestyle and opportunities for professional development. Hutt Valley DHB provides secondary services for a population of approximately 148,000, as well as being the tertiary centre for regional plastic, maxillofacial and burns services, the regional rheumatology and school dental services and the greater Wellington public health and breast screening services.
Hutt Valley is part of Wellington, Capital of New Zealand. The region offers great restaurants, a vibrant cultural scene and coffee culture as well as ample opportunity for outdoor pursuits. Sailing, water sports, cycle trails and walking trails with fantastic views abound in the Coolest Little Capital in the World (Lonely Planet) .
How to apply
We welcome informal enquiries and visits. Or you can 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. For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via our on-line process.
For further information on this role, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and indicate the vacancy number 1115545-21 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.
Please note we will be reviewing applications when received so please apply early.
COVID-19 -2DHB requires ALL its employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. To comply with the recent health order, applicants must have had their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine by 15 November 2021 AND their second dose no later than 1 January 2022. We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.
Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai
By joining together we will succeed
|Location:||North Island - Wellington - Hutt Valley|
|Job type:||Permanent Full time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Senior Medical Officers, Medical Officers and Fellows - Obstetrics & Gynaecology|
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