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HOD/Consultant General Physician

Job Title: HOD/Consultant General Physician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North Island, New Zealand
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JO-1901-36248_1547101727
Contact Name: Ochre Recruitment
Contact Email: positions@ochrerecruitment.com
Job Published: January 10, 2019 06:28

Job Description

HOD/Consultant General Physician

Start Date: March 2019

Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications

The Position
Currently inviting applications for an Experienced General Medicine Physician with a passion for Clinical Leadership. General Medicine has undergone significant changes in the last 12 months including the move to Home Based Wards, reshaping of the 42 bed Medical Assessment Unit & development of the Hospital in the Home (HITH). The department includes 37 Consultants and more than 50 RMOs split into Home Based Wards with Lead SMOs reporting to the Head of Department. The Head of Department also works closely with the Chief Resident. General Medicine has 192 beds (including the 42 bed MAU).

The Physician appointed to this post is supported by the Department Service Manager and Secretary. They report to the Director of Medical Services. The post is 0.4 FTE Head of Department, 0.6 FTE Clinical/Non-Clinical Contact time which includes a mix of Inpatient and Acute Assessment responsibilities.

The Location
Based in a vibrant, cosmopolitan city, with a multi-cultural feel and excellent entertainment opportunities. The arts and culture scene is superb and restaurants and bars offer all the world's cuisine has to offer at impeccable standard Everything you could want in a city is here, while also offering the balance of easy access to the great outdoors. There are endless opportunities for water sports such as sailing and surfing. The region has a plethora of swimming and surf beaches, beautiful bush for hiking, vineyards to explore.

Essential Criteria:
To apply for this position you must hold or be eligible for vocational scope of practice in General Medicine/Internal Medicine with the Medical Council of New Zealand.. The post is 0.4 FTE Head of Department, 0.6 FTE Clinical/Non-Clinical Contact time which includes a mix of Inpatient and Acute Assessment responsibilities.

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