O&G Advanced Registrar, Nelson, January 2024
Te Whatu Ora Health New Zealand (Nelson Marlborough) formerly NMDHB
- Obstetrics & Gynaecology at Nelson Hospital
- Make the move to one of New Zealand - s top lifestyle destinations
Ngā mōhiohio e pā ana ki tēnei mahi (About this position)
This post offers hands on clinical training with good exposure to gynaecological surgery, 12 months in Nelson with easy access to three National Parks, beaches, lakes, mountains, vineyards and skiing.
We have a permanent, full time position (80 hours per fortnight) for a Senior Registrar to join our Obstetric and Gynaecological team. Nelson Hospital is a secondary level hospital. Our neonatal unit takes babies from 32 weeks. There are excellent links to Christchurch Gynaecological Oncology and Wellington MFM services. We have five Consultants, two House Officers (one studying for the Diploma in Obstetrics), and Trainee Interns from Christchurch are attached to the unit for four to six weeks at a time. There are regular Perinatal and Maternal Mortality meetings, Colposcopy MDMs, Radiology MDMs, and local PROMPT courses.
Teaching duties will include SHO for Diploma in Obstetrics, Trainee Interns, Midwives, and of course the Consultants!
Working hours are 8.00am to 5.00pm daily with on-call for overnight during the week and weekends. On call duties include one 14 hour period of after-hours call, and one 10 hour period of in-hours call per week. Weekend cover (48 hours) is one in five. All on-call is part of the Consultant roster, with backup Consultant cover.
Ko wai he kaitono tōtika? (Who is an appropriate applicant?)
The successful candidate will have one Gynaecology (including Colposcopy) and one Obstetric clinic per week (with Consultant back-up). These will involve responsibility for your own patients and the decision making related to this. You will have good exposure to general Obstetrics and Gynaecology, and the surgery related to this through being involved with up to four operating lists per week with the Consultants. You will also be responsible for their own weekly Caesarean Section list and other lists when available.
Applicants should be post-Membership, and be working as an advanced trainee.
All applicants must hold valid registration or be eligible for registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ).
Te Whatu Ora staff must have completed their primary course of two NZ approved COVID-19 vaccinations as they have direct contact with patients and members of the public.
Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)
Te Whatu Ora (Nelson Marlborough) is the main health provider for the Te Tau Ihu, the top of the south. With nearly 3,000 employees, we are Nelson and Marlborough - s largest employer, which means the opportunities here are endless. Our main locations are Nelson and Wairau Hospitals but we are spread across the region and service all parts of the community. Our work can be challenging, but we are up for it. We have a great team and we work hard to make a difference. We value integrity, innovation, respect and teamwork.
Ētahi atu mōhiohio (More Information)
Ngā huanga o tēnei mahi (The benefits of this position)
You will enjoy being part of a part of a team with a - one team, one dream - ethos. You will feel included, consulted and supported. We work hard, we do a fantastic job and we enjoy doing it. Most importantly we achieve more by doing it together!
Nelson is one of New Zealand - s top lifestyle destinations and offers an amazing variety of leisure pursuits, beaches, rivers and national parks with great opportunities for outdoor activities such as kayaking, mountain biking, tramping, skiing, golf, sailing, as well as abundant sunshine and outstanding scenery. For more information on the Nelson/Tasman region visit https://www.nelsontasman.nz/
Me pēhea ahau e tono ai? (How do I apply?)
Apply now, it - s easy. Please fill in our online application form to apply. https://nmdhb.careercentre.net.nz
For general enquiries please contact Loretta Matheson, RMO Team Leader by email Loretta.Matheson@nmdhb.govt.nz or phone 027 246 0080.
Applications close: Friday, 9 June 2023. Applications will be reviewed as they are received, so we encourage you to apply early.
Te Whatu Ora Nelson Marlborough strongly endorses Te Tiriti o Waitangi.
We believe that to achieve equity in health outcomes for Māori we need a workforce reflective of the population it serves. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who identify as Māori and we recruit for cultural competence.
He waka eke noa. We are all in
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