Obstetrics & Gynaecology Registrar - starting ASAP


Permanent/Full Time, Fixed Term/Full Time

  • 2 x Registrar positions (1 x Fixed-term until December and 1 x Permanent position)
  • Allocated at Hutt Valley Hospital until December 2017
  • Commencing as soon as possible
  • Suitable for PGY4 and above Resident Medical Officers with at least 2 years previous O&G experience

Applications are sought for two Obstetrics & Gynaecology Registrars in our Women's Health Services. These positions will initially be based at Hutt Valley Hospital until December 2017.

Please note that this service operates across multiple hospitals, including Wellington Regional and Hutt Valley Hospitals. Therefore, allocations past December 2017 may include rotations to these sites. 

Hutt Hospital is a busy 260-bed facility covering Lower Hutt and Upper Hutt cities. Serving a population of 139,000 Hutt supports 2,200 deliveries and we perform more than 500 elective gynaecological procedures per annum. This is a great time to join us as we have a world-renowned plastic and burns unit, regional rheumatology and public health services, and all our specialties have a strong focus on excellence and innovation.

Our Hutt Hospital campus is undergoing significant development, with the expansion of our emergency services, additional operating theatres, the latest MRI scanning equipment and extensions to our ICU all underway. Hutt Hospital lies four kilometres from the northern shores of the beautiful Wellington Harbour; just 15 minutes' drive from the centre of our nation's vibrant and exciting capital city. You'll love working with us. We have a great team, a culture that values and involves people and a reputation for our relationships with our community and our willingness to take the initiative.

The Women's Health Service provides a regular registrar training programme including subspecialty multidisciplinary meetings like Gynae-Oncology, MFM and Perinatal Mortality. Experienced support and great training is provided by a dynamic and dedicated team.

You will be asked to provide the contact details for 3 referees as part of your application. We will contact them directly following your application, prompting them to complete a reference for you. Of these provided referees, we ask that you provide one who is either a Head of Department or Supervisor of Training and should be from your current or most recent employer. We would strongly recommend that you advise your referee shortly after submitting your application so they are aware they will be contacted.

All candidates must be eligible for general or provisional general registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand. Information on the process of application for this can be found on their website at http://www.mcnz.org.nz/. You will need to be a NZ or Australian citizen or resident, or have an appropriate visa to be allowed to live and work in NZ. The immigration NZ website can be found at http://www.immigration.govt.nz/.

All candidates applying for any of our current vacancies must complete an online application to be considered for these positions. Applications should be made via the online application form on our careers website at https://capitalhealth.careercentre.net.nz/Job. Please address your cover letter to the RMO Unit at Wellington Hospital and include your career goals and reasons for wanting to come here. Emailed applications will not be accepted.

Should you have any difficulties or have any questions about the application form or the recruitment process, please do not hesitate to contact Andrea Thomson at RMO_recruitment@ccdhb.org.nz quoting the vacancy reference number and job title in the subject.

Location: Hutt Valley

Closing Date: Sunday, 24 September 2017

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Job no: RMO_071_17