Medical Officer - Otago

Job Title: Medical Officer - Otago
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Otago, New Zealand
Salary: Competitive
Reference: JO-1708-27424_1502746324
Contact Name: Ochre Recruitment
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Job Published: August 14, 2017 22:32

Job Description

The Position

Our client is a Family Health Centre and Rural Hospital located in Otago, serving a population or around 17'000 people.

The hospital is a 15 bed inpatient medial ward and 3 bed rural primary maternity ward with a labour and delivery suite. A wide range of community services operate from the hospital and health centre, these services are available 24/7.

The MO will be part of a 3 week roster and will be the sole rostered doctor rostered on for the hospital and GP clinic (afterhours).

Medical Officers will enjoy close working relationships with patients and staff and have the support of experienced nurses. Sub-speciality support is available from a nearby base hospital as well as visiting consultants on a regular basis.

A competitive salary is offered as well as strong peer support, association with a local tertiary institutions, education opportunities and a lifestyle which will allow the candidate to explore the wider region as leisure.

Applicants must have at least 3 years post-graduate experience, have worked as medical registrar level and be eligible for registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

The Location

Located just an hour drive from Dunedin, on the doorstep of the Catlins coastline.

Travel inland and enjoy world famous wineries, vineyards, lakes, ski-fields and boutique shopping experiences. This is a sought after location year round and an excellent base to explore the rest of the South Island.

Ochre Recruitment

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Apply today and let us take you to the next step in your medical career! (Quote Ref: A-27424)