Lakes District Health Board, New Zealand
Lifestyle balanced with professional excellence!
We are seeking an enthusiastic Consultant General Surgeon to join to join our multinational multidisciplinary Department of Surgery. The Lakes DHB area includes Rotorua and Taupo Hospitals.
The position involves inpatient, outpatient and surgical work at Rotorua and Taupo Hospitals, both of which have recently had significant upgrades and the addition of new facilities.
Rotorua Hospital is a District General Hospital in one of the most spectacular regions of New Zealand. You will have the opportunity to balance rewarding medical practice with an amazing life style.
The beautiful Lakes District of Rotorua and Taupo is well known for its outdoor recreational options including trout fishing, walking tracks, cycling and mountain biking. Lake and river water sports such as boating and kayaking are exceptional. Add this to affordable housing, good schooling and a friendly atmosphere and you have one of the best places in the world to work as a Surgeon.
A broad range of general surgical skills
Must be proficient in both upper and lower GI Endoscopy
Interest in Upper GI Surgery is a benefit but not essential
Hold FRACS or equivalent qualification
Hold or be eligible for Vocational Registration with Medical Council of NZ
Enjoy teaching – Rotorua is a teaching hospital with 4th, 5th and 6th year medical students
Busy role with a broad variety of general surgery
1:7 on call roster
Fully staffed Registrar roster including Advanced trainees
The above position comes with an attractive relocation remuneration package and CME allowance for successful permanent appointments.
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As per the requirements of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 all new employees will be required to be Safety Checked