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Be encompassed by natural beauty with three national parks within a 90 minute drive as well as close by beaches to truly appreciate New Zealand's stunning landscapes

  • Permanent opportunity working 56 hours per fortnight
  • Join a leading healthcare provider that prioritises teaching and innovation
  • Additional benefits on offer including a relocation package

The Position

As an Emergency Medicine Specialist, you will require an innovative streak in order to contribute to service development amongst a high performing team of motivated professionals. You will work alongside 6 other FACEMs to build an environment of excellence, with a strong focus towards teaching and development. You will be well supported by two ED Registrars and a full tier of junior RMOs and highly experienced Registered Nurses.

A permanent 0.7FTE role is available (working 56 hours per fortnight), making this the ideal opportunity to create an enviable work-life balance. You will have the opportunity to further develop your leadership skills and take on new challenges, while also having the time to explore this beautiful location.

The Hospital

You will be joining the main health service provider for a region of nearly 145,000 people, working in one of the two main hospitals. Being a teaching hospital, you will share your knowledge and expertise with more junior staff and you will have the opportunity to develop your leadership skills. The Emergency Department itself sees approximately 28,000 patients per year and performs highly against the Ministry of Health ED targets. You will benefit from workplace wellness programmes, six weeks annual leave, paid indemnity insurance, CME leaves and expenses as well as a relocation package.

The Location

Situated in the South Island, you will find this the ideal city to discover New Zealand?s natural beauty. Surrounded by beaches and golden sands, mountains, hidden valleys and rivers, this region is known for its spectacular natural environment. Further, this is one of New Zealand?s cities that see the highest number of sunshine hours, making it the ideal base to explore your new home.

Essential Criteria

You must hold Fellowship with ACEM or equivalent and be eligible to apply for vocational registration in New Zealand. If you are unsure whether you meet the eligibility criteria for registration in New Zealand please forward your CV for review.

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