About the Job

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Respiratory Specialist  

Where you’ll be working: Hamilton, New Zealand

The details: Permanent - 40 Hours per week ( 1.0 FTE)

The Opportunity

Applications are invited for a permanent 1.0 FTE Specialist Respiratory. This position becomes available in April 2023. The successful appointee will preferably have a broad range of Respiratory experience and training, however newly qualified SMO are also encouraged to apply.

About our Service

The current team consists of 8 Respiratory Physicians, 11 RMO and Specialists. We service a 28 bed inpatient ward and full out patient service including Respiratory Laboratory and Sleep service. There is emphasis on ongoing development of services to meet the needs of our patients. A commitment to customer focus, service development and teamwork are essential.

About you

Required skills & experience you will need to be consider for this role:

• The possession of specific clinical skills with fellowship in Sleep Medicine is highly

  desired. Applicants must be registered with the New Zealand Medical Council

  (or have qualification that are immediately registerable) and have appropriate

   postgraduate qualifications.

• The appointee will be involved in teaching, continuing medical education and

  quality improvement. There is emphasis on ongoing development of services

  to meet the needs of our patients. A commitment to customer focus, service

  development and teamwork are essential.

Our Organisation

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

Here at Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, Waikato 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.

We are a values-based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population. Reflecting the population we serve is an important part of the care we deliver to the community. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply. We proactively develop pathways that maximise opportunity for Māori and encourage Māori to apply.

He aha Waikato

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.

Waikato 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. 

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

alasdairl@headmedical.com / 0131 357 1848

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