Where you’ll be working: Hamilton City - Obstetrics and Gynaecology
The details: Permanent - 32 - 41 hours per week - rostered daytime and on call duties
- Be part of the national transformation in Health
- Be part of a high performing Gynaecology and Obstetrics team of 16
- Join Our Advanced Laparoscopic Team (AGES Training Centre)
- Supportive multi-disciplinary team environment
We are seeking an enthusiastic Obstetrician and advanced Laparoscopic Gynaecologist, with Level 6 AGEs Scope of Clinical Practise, to replace a valued team member who is heading overseas. Our dedicated team in Women’s Health is based at Hamilton, New Zealand.
This is a permanent position which is negotiable between 32 hours per week minimum up to 41 hours per week. We encourage applications from generalists with AGEs Level 6 advanced laparoscopic surgical skills, to support training of our AGEs fellow with our work is essential.
A commitment to patient centred care and multi-disciplinary team-work is essential. Applicants must be both flexible in their approach and be wiling to contribute positively to the service with particular focus on elective services. The applicant must by eligible for medical registration in New Zealand.
About our Service
At Te Whatu Ora, we have been on an incredible journey to become the best Women’s Health Service in New Zealand. We want you to join us as a Medical Officer to further improve our high performing service. Every day you will have the chance to improve the health outcomes of our women, while developing your skills and expertise along the way. We are offering you the opportunity to balance a rewarding career with the great lifestyle you have always dreamed about.
Required skills & experience you will need to be consider for this role:
• Comprehensive experience of surgical management of gynaecological emergencies
• AGES level 6 laparoscopic Surgical Skills
People at Heart
• Whakamana – Give and earn respect
• Whakaronga – Listen to me; Talk to me
• Mauri Pai – Fair play
• Whakapakari – Growing the good
• Kotahitanga – Stronger together
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.
Te Whatu Ora, Waikato serves the largest Māori population and third largest Pacific population in Aotearoa New Zealand. The Hospital in Hamilton is one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary, teaching hospitals with over 600 inpatient beds and 22 operating theatres. Clinical specialities include Women’s and Children Services, Cardiology / Cardiothoracic Surgery, Oncology and Haematology, Surgical services, and Mental Health and Addiction. The Hospital is the Midland regional referral centre for multiple specialties including trauma surgery, oncology, and neurology.
Waikato is the fourth largest region in Aotearoa New Zealand and located just south of Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland. It features a wide range of world-class outdoor and cultural experiences. You can surf the world-famous beaches of Whāingaroa Raglan, swim at the beautiful beaches of the Kapanga Coromandel, hike our majestic mountain ranges, tour the Hobbiton shire, experience the magic of the Waitomo glow worm caves, and encounter a vast array of flora and fauna at the remarkable Maungatautari Ecological Reserve.
The region is the home of the Kiingitanga and rich in Māori culture. The Hospital sits on whenua gifted by Waikato iwi, situated on the banks of the mighty Waikato Awa, 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.
If you are interested in this position, please apply online and attach an up to date copy of your CV for consideration.