Obstetric & Gynaecology Specialist

A unique and captivating destination, from the majestic wilderness of the region to the bright lights of the city, make you move for a better lifestyle

  • 157 bed University teaching hospital
  • Opportunity to travel around the area and experience the wider community
  • Enjoy short commutes, a relaxed way of life and plenty of fresh air and outdoor fun
The Position
An opportunity has become available for a n Obstetrics & Gynaecology Specialist who will be primarily based in the hospital however some travel around the district to rural clinics would be provided. In this role, you will be involved in the on call roster and routine obstetrics, gynaecology and colposcopy clinics. The department has around 1400 births per year with an additional 200 in the rural area.

The Hospital
This modern 157 bed university teaching hospital provides secondary services to a population of 108,000, including acute medical and surgical, outpatient clinics, day procedures, 24 hour emergency department and comprehensive ancillary facilities. The Obstetric & Gynacology department has a 14 room maternity unit with 4 birthing suites, a level 2 neonatal unit with 5 cots and a dedicated women’s health service.

The Location
This cityl is the southern-most city in New Zealand's South Island and is renowned for its unhurried pace of life and strong sense of community. There are abundant sports and outdoor amenities, educational facilities, as well as a vibrant arts and cultural scene. Close by are national parks which are summer and winter playgrounds and spectacular scenery, a gorgeous coastal highway to beautiful beaches and the best ski resorts in the country. Living here you will enjoy affordable housing, excellent education facilities, short commutes, clean air and wide open spaces.
Essential Criteria
To be successful in applying for this position you must be eligible for vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand and hold specialist qualifications. If you are not a native English speaker you must also meet the English language proficiency requirements.  If you are unsure if you meet the selection criteria please forward a copy of your most recent resume and I will assess your eligibility and will advise you of your options.

Work within a reputable and welcoming hospital that offers opportunities for development, a relaxed way of life and PLENTY of fresh air and outdoor fun. Contact Tara Pickering today on +61 2 8353 9075 or tpickering@wave.com.au for more information.