Emergency Department Consultant
Location: Hutt Hospital - Emergency Department
Start date: From February to June 2022 (negotiable)
About the role
This is an exciting opportunity to work in a state-of-the art department supported by a highly effective emergency department team.
We are a mixed adult/paediatric urban district ED seeing 47,000 patients per year with an admission rate of 24 25% and we are supported by a 16 bed Assessment and Planning Unit, as well as excellent medical and surgical teams. The Hutt Hospital is also the regional centre for Burns and Plastics.
Our department is part of the emergency medicine sub-regional training program with Wellington Regional Hospital, has 16 junior staff and is accredited for 6-months registrar training. Staffing has recently increased for both senior and junior medical staff, nursing and administration.
We are committed to clinical excellence in all disciplines; and Senior Medical Staff are encouraged to take part in clinical audits and peer-reviews to ensure quality clinical care is provided.
Our position is flexible offering a fixed term appointment or locum work.
What we're looking for
Ideally you will be an experienced ED consultant and FACEM qualified, or hold recognised equivalent (e.g. FRCEM OR ABEM).
To apply for this position you must hold or be eligible to apply for a vocational scope of practice in Emergency Medicine with the Medical Council of New Zealand and be legally entitled to live and work in NZ.
Whats in it for you
- Flexible work/life balance in a friendly and relaxed metropolitan location
- Training and professional development opportunities
- Generous and flexible annual leave entitlements
- Indemnity Insurance provided
- Relocation assistance
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 among wooded hillsides with fantastic views abound in the Coolest Little Capital in the World (Lonely Planet) .
How to apply
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2DHB requires ALL its employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.
Please note we will be reviewing applications when received and will progress through the recruitment process
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 - Medical Officer|
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