House Officer PGY3+ – South Canterbury

About Health New Zealand - Te Whatu Ora | South Canterbury

Health New Zealand – Te Whatu Ora is the Government organisation that provides publicly funded universal health care in Aotearoa New Zealand.

'Te Whatu Ora' translates to 'the weaving of wellness'; which is what we are all about in our holistic and cross-disciplinary delivery of world-class healthcare to 5 million Kiwis across the country.

We are dedicated to building a team that thrives on diversity and inclusion, welcoming individuals from all walks of life and backgrounds.


For international candidates, the following will also be required: 

  • A minimum of 2 years of clinical experience.
  • To be eligible for General Scope of Registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand. Self-check if you’ll be eligible


Why join us for your training?

You’ll receive:

  • Access to excellent training environments in a wide variety of specialties and settings.
  • The support of a dedicated Senior Doctor (SMO).
  • Tailored relocation advice and support.
  • Nature at your fingertips, a team you can count on, and a warm welcome.


Benefits include:

  • 10 days of sick leave per year.
  • 6 weeks annual leave from appointment.
  • Free meals while on duty over a meal break.
  • A robust relocation package to help you make the move.
  • If eligible, a 6% matching employer superannuation contribution.

Join us in South Canterbury - apply now!

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Permanent/Full Time, Fixed Term/Contract/Full Time

Job no: GIAM4138418

Location: Timaru Hospital

Closing Date: OPEN