Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand, Nelson Marlborough seeks a Senior Obstetrician and Gynaecologist to join the Surgical department at Wairau Hospital, Blenheim in April 2024.
Ngā mōhiohio e pā ana ki tēnei mahi (About this position)
The successful applicant will:
Ko wai he kaitono tōtika? (Who is an appropriate applicant?)
The ideal applicant will:
Collegiality and collaboration across all disciplines are key to our delivery of a successful service to our patients and our community. If this sounds like the sort of environment that you will thrive in, then we want to hear from you!
Ngā huanga o tēnei mahi (The benefits of this position)
The salary for this position is based on the current Senior Medical and Dental Officer collective agreement dependent on skills, experience, and vocational registration in NZ. Meca - ASMS
In addition to your salary, you will:
This is an incredible region of Aotearoa - New Zealand with a lovely climate boasting some of the highest annual sunshine hours year after year and is a wonderful place to work and enjoy life. Blenheim offers all the attractions and convenience one would expect with close proximity to the Marlborough Sounds and National Parks. Also, there is a modern airport with daily flights to Wellington, Christchurch, and Auckland.
Marlborough offers an amazing, friendly and safe community to raise a family and enjoy 'kiwilife' at its best. Marlborough has 20% of New Zealand's coastline and boasts 2400 sunshine hours per year. It is unrivalled in the array of easily accessible leisure pursuits and outdoor activities it provides, sailing and mountain biking, hiking being very popular.
The region offers endless opportunities for walking/hiking, water sports, and skiing. The region is also well known for its award-winning wineries, art, local theatre and convention centre hosting visiting shows, and relaxed lifestyle. To explore all these ingredients for a better work/life balance, please visit https://marlboroughnz.com/live-work/
Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)
Te Whatu Ora- Health New Zealand, Nelson Marlborough is the main health provider for the region serving a population of approximately 150,000. Nearly 3,000 strong, we are the largest employer in the region. Our main locations are Nelson and Wairau Hospitals, but we are spread across the region and service all parts of the community. Our work can be challenging, but we are up for it. We have a great team, and we work hard to make a difference. We value integrity, innovation, respect and teamwork.
The Obstetrics and Gynaecology department at Wairau hospital, Blenheim has approximately 500 deliveries per annum, with the majority being cared for by the excellent midwifery team, so the 1:4 call is not onerous. In addition, there is ready access for advice/transfer of care from the tertiary services in Christchurch and Wellington.
Ētahi atu mōhiohio (More information)
Me pēhea ahau e tono ai? (How do I apply?)
For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team at [email protected] or +64 3 546 1274.
For role specific information please contact:
- Peter Twamley - Service manager Surgical Services, [email protected]- Michel Sangalli - HOD O&G [email protected]
To apply please follow the link to complete our online application form https://nmdhb.careercentre.net.nz. Applications via email are not considered.
Please note: All Te Whatu Ora staff are required to have primary course of NZ approved Covid-19 vaccines as you may work with patients and public.
Applications close: Open until filled.
Te Whatu Ora strongly endorses Te Tiriti o Waitangi.
We believe that to achieve equity in health outcomes for Māori we need a workforce reflective of the population it serves.
We strongly encourage applications from candidates who identify as Māori and we recruit for cultural competence.
He waka eke noa. We are all in this together.