If you hold one of qualifications listed below you are eligible to work jobs in paediatrics in New Zealand 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 to work jobs in paediatrics.
The approved specialist qualifications in Paediatrics are:
Doctors who hold a specialist qualification in paediatrics but not one of those listed above may be eligible to apply for vocational registration in New Zealand, allowing you to work at consultant level.
Doctors without vocational qualifications, but who have worked in paediatrics 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.
Community Paediatrician Start Date: September 2019 Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications The Position Our client is looking for a full-time permanent Community Paediatrician to join a dedicated team of Paediatricians committed to providing an excellent service to the 110,000 children and young people within the Canterbury and West Coast regions. In this role you will contribute to programme and service development for the population of children and also provide direct clinical care for children. To be considered for this role you will need to be eligible to gain registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand. The Location Located in a beautiful coastal city with easy access to the mountains. Known as a garden city it has beautiful parks to relax in and a gorgeous historic centre, in which the arts and culture scene is always visible and exciting, with an excellent galleries and theatres and some unique festivals in... Read More
Specialist Paediatrician Start Date: September/ October 2019 Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications The Position A position is available for a suitably qualified Community and General Paediatrician to join the Woman, Child and Family Service. You will join a dynamic team of clinical staff covering ambulatory, developmental and community paediatrics acute and general services, level 2 neonatal service; local Child Development 'Te Koru', Child & Adolescent Mental Health Services 'Voyagers' services and superb linkages to Tertiary services. The ED Paediatric Ward with excellent rooms' seascape décor, are adjacent to ICU radiology and theatres in the new hospital (2014) around a central courtyard. The ward meeting interview room links to Telepaediatrics. You will share in the after hours on call roster, averaging a 1:4 commitment. Consideration will be given to full time and part time applicants. The Location Our client is lo... Read More
Locum Paediatrician Start Date: 30 August 2019 - 8 December 2019 Rates: $1500-$2000+GST per day depending on on-call plus accommodation, car and travel The Position Our client is seeking a Locum Paediatrician to provide coverage from 30 August 2019 - 8 December 2019. Accommodation, car and travel provided. The Location A relaxed, gorgeous region. With a sub-tropical climate there is a vast array of delicious fresh produce available locally, including top quality fruit and local wines. The region has stunning beaches, native bush and plenty of opportunity to get into the outdoors. Essential Criteria To apply for this position you must hold or be eligible for vocational scope of practice in Paediatrics 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 you to positions that... Read More