Where you’ll be working: Waikato Hospital
The details: Permanent position – Full time 1 FTE
Salary Range: $170,369 - $250,500
- Get involved in a challenging and interesting environment where there is never a dull moment
- Join an enthusiastic and friendly team
- Be part of the national transformation in Health
We have a great opportunity for someone to join our team here at Waikato Hospital where they will be working in partnership within a team of 11 anatomical pathologists and 2 registrars. The department works in in collaboration with clinicians from across the hospital and region to deliver anatomical pathology services in a tertiary hospital setting.
While our anatomical pathologists will cover all areas of general pathology, there may be the opportunity to participate in some areas of sub speciality depending on the applicant’s background and experience.
As an anatomical pathologist in our team, you’ll have autonomy, mastery and purpose to deliver your mahi and contribute to the broader objectives of our busy laboratory.
The Pathology service provides an extensive range of diagnostic testing across five laboratory sites in the Waikato region and processes referred specialist testing for the wider region.
The Anatomical Pathology department based at Hamilton hospital is supported by a modern, well equipped histology and cytology laboratory with an enthusiastic and skilled scientific workforce. There is access to a wide range of diagnostic stains and techniques. The laboratory processes over 20,000 cases per year, participates widely in multidisciplinary team meetings and receives expert review cases from across New Zealand.
This pivotal role requires tenacity and resilience, and calls for someone who is passionate about what they do, able to work independently as well as collaborate with team members on core elements of the work.
Required skills & experience you will need to be consider for this role:
• Demonstrated commitment to delivering high quality and timely service
• An ability to solve problems in a complex, constantly changing environment
• Applicants must hold a Fellowship of the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia (FRCPA) or an equivalent qualification and be eligible for vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ).
It’s not very often something happens that’s big; like, really big. Big to the point that it will touch the lives of every single person in the country. That’s what we’re talking about here. The provision of Health in New Zealand, and how it’s run is about to change in a big way.
Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand and Te Aka Whai Ora - Māori Health Authority will together shape the delivery of Health services in NZ for generations to come and will form the core of a modern and integrated service looking after the needs of all our Whanau.
Here at Te Whatu Ora Waikato District we have a team of 8,000 working across the Waikato where everyone plays a vital role in the care of our patients – directly or non-directly. Our vision is Healthy People. Excellent Care.
Waikato Hospital in Hamilton is one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary, teaching hospitals with over 600 inpatient beds and 22 operating theatres. We are a values-based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population. To do this, we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori communities.
Waikato is the fourth largest region in New Zealand and located just south of Auckland. It features a wide range of world-class outdoor and cultural experiences. You can surf the world-famous beaches of Raglan, swim at the beautiful beaches of the Coromandel, hike our majestic mountain ranges, tour the Hobbiton shire, experience the magic of the Waitomo glowworm caves, and encounter a vast array of flora and fauna at the remarkable Maungatautari Ecological Reserve.
Situated on the banks of the mighty Waikato River, Hamilton is New Zealand’s largest metropolitan inland city. Hamilton’s vibrant city centre and rich cultural mix makes it an ideal place to experience the authentic friendly Kiwi lifestyle.
Learn more about living in the mighty Waikato here
How to apply
Please apply directly online, applications are not able to be accepted via email. For any queries about the role please contact Bryleigh.Gordon@waikatodhb.health.nz
Please click here to view the Position Description
Closing date: 10 October 2022
“People at Heart” – Te iwi Ngakaunui
• Give and earn respect - Whakamana
• Listen to me; talk to me – Whakarongo
• Fair play – Mauri Pai
• Growing the good – Whakapakari
• Stronger together – Kotahitanga
Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, Waikato Health & Safety has a policy that includes ensuring that you comply with the Health Order announced 11 October 2021 and with the Vaccine Preventable Diseases for Employees policy. The policy prescribes the required vaccinations including COVID19 for all employees of Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, Waikato. COVID-19 vaccinations are mandatory before you commence employment.
|Location:||North Island - Waikato - Hamilton|
|Job type:||Permanent Full time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Senior Medical Officers, Medical Officers and Fellows - Pathology|
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