Pain Medicine Specialist

Job Title: Pain Medicine Specialist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South Island
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications
Reference: A-39248
Contact Name: Ochre Recruitment
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Job Published: January 07, 2020 01:49

Job Description

Pain Medicine Specialist 

Dates: March 2020 

Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications 

The Position 
Our client is a team of ten actively service four theatres, an Obstetric Unit (averaging 590 births per year), and a combined Intensive Care Unit/Coronary Care Unit, all with the assistance of Anaesthetic Technicians and skilled Theatre, DPS, and ICU Nursing staff. 

The Department is also responsible for our Acute and Persistent Pain Services in conjunction with Clinical Nurse Specialists, so this is where we need your skills to shine in bringing your clinical expertise to this critical service area. As such, we would ideally be hoping to recruit a Fellow of the Faculty of Pain Medicine, FFPMANZCA (or equivalent) to this role. (NB we could provide collegial support for a New Fellow). 

In this role, you will be responsible for conducting outpatient & inpatient work, including Interdisciplinary Clinics, and it goes without saying the ability to maintain good working relationships with colleagues from all disciplines is essential. 

The options for this job range from a part time job, combining with 
Anesthesia or other subspecialty background, such as Rheumatology or Occupational health, up to full-time Pain Management. Overall whatever combination, this role will be part of the Department of Anaesthesia

The Location 
The town and region this is an easy place to live, family friendly, very low crime with instant access to an astounding array of outdoor activities - one of New Zealand's top ten beaches. There are also great skiing options with both learner and advanced slopes, lakes and mountains. The climate is great; hot summers, crisp winters, there is no such thing as a commute to work, good property, including lifestyle blocks, are extremely affordable and primary and secondary educational facilities are superb with two internationally renowned University's within 2 hours drive. 

Essential Criteria: 
To apply for this position you must hold or be eligible for vocational scope of practice in Pain Medicine 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 service that matches you to positions that suit your current lifestyle needs and career goals. 

Apply today and let us take you to the next step in your medical career! (Quote Ref:A-39248)