About the Job


About the role

Whanganui is seeking applications from a suitably qualified and competent Consultant Anaesthetist to join our team of 9 Consultants.

  • You will have a mix of clinical and non-clinical sessions 
  • Clinical work will encompass anaesthesia for a wide range of surgical specialties, preoperative assessment of patients, involvement in acute post - operative pain management, managing ventilated patients in ICU and participation in an on-call roster
  • There is a limited amount of paediatric anaesthesia, mainly for ENT and dental

You will be supporting our Registrars and Resident Medical Officers and will serve as a mentor for these junior doctors.  

What's in it for you

In addition to joining a highly skilled and dedicated team in a picturesque part of the North Island, you will receive an attractive remuneration package  plus 6% Super! You will also enjoy a range of additional benefits and allowances, including:

  • Ongoing training and development opportunities, including financial support for continuing medical training
  • Six weeks annual leave and 10 days paid training leave
  • Relocation assistance to ensure a smooth transition for you
  • Opportunities to mentor and develop more junior doctors
  • The relaxed lifestyle living in a picturesque region the location provides

You will be joining an organisation that genuinely cares about its people and has created systems to ensure patient workload is manageable and that staff enjoy an exceptional work-life balance.

If you are interested in this position, please apply online and attach an up to date copy of your CV for consideration. 

For a discussion about this role or
other opportunities contact Alasdair today.

alasdairl@headmedical.com / 0131 357 1848

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