Medical Officer of Specialist Scale, Medicine Department
Discover the opportunity for professional growth while immersing yourself in the rich culture and adventure that awaits you in New Zealand!
Nau mai haere mai ki te Tairāwhiti!
Gisborne Hospital, part of Te Whatu Ora Health New Zealand, is a 115 bed acute care hospital which serves a wide geographical area extending up the East Cape of New Zealand, creating enormous scope and variety in the work available to an enthusiastic trainee. Providing healthcare to a population of 50,000, Te Whatu Ora Tairāwhiti is well supported locally by comprehensive surgical services and has a full range of diagnostic facilities on site including a new MRI scanner and CT scanner.
Gisborne, New Zealand is a hidden gem located in the Tairāwhiti region on the stunning east coast of the North Island. With a laid-back, friendly atmosphere and breath-taking natural beauty, it is the perfect destination for those looking to experience a unique cultural training environment.
Gisborne offers access to outstanding leisure pursuits and a caring, safe community. The city has superb outdoor facilities, golden beaches, a warm climate and a vibrant local economy based on wineries, agriculture and tourism.
He aha te mea nui o tea o? Māku e kii atu, he tāngata, he tāngata, he tāngata
What is the most important thing in this world? It is people, it is people, it is people
In Tairāwhiti, we believe in this Whakataukī (proverb); to give our best to the people of this community. We strive to adhere to the values of Whakarangatira (enrich), Awhi (support), Kotahitanga (togetherness) and Aroha (compassion) to meet the needs of our patients and community.
ABOUT THE ROLE
Our Medical Department at Te Whatu Ora Tairāwhiti is open for applications for Medical Officer of Specialist Scope starting 30 January 2024 for 6 months or 1 year. We are accredited by the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP) for Basic and Advanced Trainees. Our service includes resident medical officers (RMOs) working closely with senior medical officers (SMOs) as well as trainee interns to provide efficient and effective care for the people of Tairāwhiti.
As an MOSS in the medical department, you will have the opportunity to develop skills in general medicine as part of our team. The department consists of Physicians in General Medicine with sub-specialty interests as well as specialist nurses and visiting sub-specialists. As part of your inpatient duties, you will participate in medical admissions and management with an unselected medical take, giving you exposure to a wide range of medical presentations and procedures. There are also a number of educational opportunities including weekly journal club, protected teaching and clinical skills sessions.
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- Resident Medical Officers PGY3 or above
- Preferred experience in General Medicine, Emergency Medicine, General Practice or Medical Specialties
- Eligibility for general or provisional general registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand
- NZ or Australian citizen or resident, or appropriate visa to be eligible to live and work in NZ
We look forward to your application!
All applications should be made online and should include:
- An up-to-date CV with a cover letter.
- x 3 written references (one of whom must be your most recent supervisor).
Position Description |Registrar
Te Whatu Ora Tairāwhiti works to increase collaboration, strengthen leadership and accountability, and improve equity of access and outcomes across the health service. We’re shifting the emphasis towards primary and community care allowing more people to be cared for close to home, and take a greater role in their own health and wellbeing.
Our values form the acronym WAKA. They reflect our voyaging heritage, guiding us on our journey to create a healthier Tairāwhiti by working together.
Whakarangatira/enrich - Enriching the health of our community by doing our very best.
Awhi/support - Supporting our tūroro/patients their whānau/families, our community partners and each other.
Kotahitanga/togetherness - Together we can achieve more.
Aroha/compassion - Empathy, we care for people and people want to be cared for by us.
Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to Apply
To complete and application please use the “apply now” link provided which will redirect you through our online career's portal. For successful applicants our mandatory process includes police vetting and health screening.
Te Whatu Ora Tairāwhiti are committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations. We aspire to having a workforce reflective of the communities we serve and achieving equitable outcomes for all.
It is desirable that new employees of Te Whatu Ora are fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
Immigration NZ has introduced an Accredited Employer Work Visa scheme. For some positions this includes a clear pathway to residency. Successful candidates offered a position with us who require a work visa, will provide support with their Visa application. This booklet provides information on settling in
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