If you hold one of qualifications listed below you are eligible to work in New Zealand as a locum tenens specialist in general medicine for up to twelve months. You are also eligible to apply for vocational registration, which has no restriction on the time you can work in New Zealand. However, qualification criteria can change at the discretion of the New Zealand Medical Council at any time. Please feel free to contact your Ochre Recruitment consultant to check whether your qualifications are still current.
The approved specialist qualifications in Medicine are:
For sub-specialties you will need to hold also the relevant specialist qualification for your sub-specialty.
Doctors who hold a specialist qualification in internal medicine, but not one of those listed above may still be eligible to apply for vocational registration in New Zealand at consultant level.
Doctors without vocational qualifications, but who have worked in internal medicine for a minimum of 30 hours per week for at least 33 out of the last 48 months in one of the following comparable health countries, are eligible to work in New Zealand at Medical Officer of Specialist Scale (MOSS) or registrar level, depending on your level of training and experience.
Comparable Health System countries are:
Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Norway, Republic of Ireland, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, The Netherlands, United Kingdom, United States of America.
Each case is different, and there are several pathways to registration in New Zealand. Register with us to have an in-depth assessment of your eligibility and registration options with one of our consultants.
Locum Haematologist Dates: ASAP - 31 October 2018 Rates: $1500-$2000+GST per day plus accommodation, car & travel The Position Our client is seeking a Locum Haematologist to provide an immediate coverage until 31st October 2018. The Location Located in the North Island this is a fantastic region to explore if you're into nature walks, cultural exploration, fantastic food and drink and an exciting arts scene. There is a full calendar of events for you to enjoy and a lovely warm climate. It offers an exciting lifestyle for even the seasoned tourist. Water based activities available include water skiing, diving, sailing, sea kayaking, fishing, boating and swimming. The climate is sub-tropical. There is a good range of educational opportunities for families with both private and public schooling nearby. Essential Criteria: To be eligible to apply for this position you must hold vocational scope of practice with the Medical Council of New Zealand i... Read More
Permanent Consultant Nephrologist Start Date: ASAP or January 2019 Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications The Position Seeking a Permanent Consultant Nephrologist to work starting ASAP or January 2019. You will join a team of six Nephrologists. Duties will consist of acute inpatient care, nephrology and transplant outpatient clinics, with dialysis work. The Location Located north of Auckland. Close to all the beaches and a naval base. Easy drive to the CBD, relaxed commute to the harbor. Lots of opportunities to explore, catch a ferry to travel to the Islands near by. Essential Criteria: To be eligible to apply for this position you MUST be either registered or eligible for vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand. Take your medical career to the next level with Ochre Recruitment, one of Australasia's most established and trusted agencies. You'll benefit from the personalised service that matches yo... Read More
Internal Medical Consultant Start Date: January 2019 Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications The Position Are you looking for a change of pace, to spend some more time with the family; outdoors; relaxing or just not being stuck in traffic? Our client has a part time 0.5FTE, permanent role available that may just fit the bill for you. The successful candidate will have a broad Internal Medicine background and will participate in a 1 in 8 on call roster. You will be joining a dedicated team of nine senior staff who primarily provide acute inpatient care for patients. Outpatient Clinics held in their satellite hospitals in the Otago region may also be part of the successful applicant's duties. The Location Located in a vibrant and friendly city in a beautiful natural setting. A strong local arts and music scene, frequent sporting events and cultural festivals, great shopping, and the abundance of restaurants and bars in the c... Read More
Rehabilitation Medicine or Occupational Medicine Consultant Summary: * Deliver a value-based approach to rehabilitation in a newly created role. * Provide clinical expertise and rehabilitation guidance to a range of patients. * Provide clinical leadership through a multidisciplinary team. * Contribute to a positive and growing organisation. * Location - Flexible. Start Date: 03 September 2018 onwards Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications The Position An opportunity exists for Permanent Rehabilitation Medicine or Occupational Medicine Consultant to join in a strong interdisciplinary team in providing clinical expertise and guidance to the development of interdisciplinary rehabilitation programmes. They offer a competitive salary and benefits, and the opportunity to contribute to a great vision! The Location Based in a culturally vibrant and exciting location. With an abundance of dining, entertainment and shopping opportu... Read More