House Officer


HOUSE OFFICER (PGY2 or above)

 

 

Applications are invited for the position of House Officer PGY2 or above, available to start  25th May 2020.

 

The Role

South Canterbury DHB is looking for a motivated House Officers 2nd year or above who is keen to step up and take on the extra responsibility and opportunities provided at our DHB.  You will gain exposure to a number of different runs, each are 3 months duration and commence each quarter. We are looking for a team player who is self-motivated and takes initiative.  SCDHB is a small busy hospital with 25 Interns and no Registrars.

 

In return, we provide:

  • a salary in line with the RDA or SToNZ MECA

  • we have no registrars, so you get unrivalled opportunities to work directly with Consultants and gain much more exposure to a wider range of presentations with increased learning and responsibility - ensuring an enviable broad skill base that you will put to excellent use

  • you will be supported by hands on Prevocational Educational Supervisors and Clinical Supervisors

  • access to the library, weekly teaching and Grand Rounds and regular RMO forums you'll be continually supported in your development.

  • SCDHB holiday homes in Tekapo with admission to Tekapo Hot Springs

     

    The Location

    We are situated on the sunny coast of South Canterbury which is a ‘stone’s throw’ away from the sea, mountains, lakes, rivers and bush land.  We are the gateway to ski fields, hiking treks and an abundance of sports and adventure tourism.

     

    Requirements

  • Minimum 2 years post qualification experience working in a House Officer role.

  • A current CV and cover letter.

  • Contact details for 3 Consultants we may contact directly for references. These Consultants will have supervised your day-to-day clinical work and one of the referees provided must be from your current or most recent employer. Please ensure you advise your referees of their nomination so they are aware they will be contacted.

  • Be available to start 25th May 2020.

  • You must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand, and be eligible for general or provisional registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand. You can check your eligibility by visiting the Council's website at www.mcnz.org.nz

  • The Medical Council of New Zealand (the Council) recently introduced a new primary source verification using the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates' Electronic Portfolio of International Credentials (ECFMG's EPIC) service. Please visit the MCNZ website for more details about these changes and information on enrolling. We encourage you to begin this process as soon as possible (if coming from overseas). 

    If you wish to continue your career in a place where it’s all about living, learning and building a sound portfolio of clinical experience, then we would love to hear from you.

Fixed Term/Contract/Full Time

Job no: BRAJ0136944

Location: Timaru Hospital

Closing Date: Sunday, 24 May 2020

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