Permanent General Surgeon - Breast & Thyroid

Job Title: Permanent General Surgeon - Breast & Thyroid
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South Island, New Zealand
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 1/09/2019
Reference: JO-1905-37490_1557107360
Contact Name: Ochre Recruitment
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Job Published: May 06, 2019 02:49

Job Description

Permanent General Surgeon - Breast & Thyroid

* Fixed-term 0.9FTE position until 30 September 2019, covering sabbatical
* Busy surgical unit with lots of interesting and varied procedures and have recently introduced a daytime acute surgeon roster
* Enjoy your stay in one of NZ's most sought after regions, and working in a busy and supportive environment

Start Date: September 2019

Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications

The Position
Our client is seeking a for a General Surgeon with Breast and Thyroid capabilities to join their proactive team of nine general surgeons and one district-wide vascular surgeon, supporting a population of around 140,000. This is a district wide position with an expectation that you will take part in a 1:6 on call roster. The service provides the highest standard of care for their patients, while maintaining an excellent work-life balance.

Salary for this position will be the range of $161,304 - $240,000 (pro rata) as per the current senior medical and dental officer collective agreement, dependent on skills, experience and gaining full vocational registration in NZ.

You should be a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS), or hold an equivalent specialist qualification and be eligible for vocational registration in NZ and have a current annual practising certificate. You will be competent over the range of general surgery with breast and thyroid capability.

The Location
Situated at the top of the South Island, it is well known for its temperate climate, award winning wineries, stunning scenery and outdoor pursuits - all available within minutes of the town centre. The Marlborough region offers exceptional lifestyle opportunities which support work/life balance. It is a family friendly city with nationally recognised schools and plenty of sporting opportunities for the kids.

Essential Criteria:
To apply for this position you must hold or be eligible for vocational scope of practice in General Surgery with the Medical Council of New Zealand. Must have sub specialty interest in beast & thyroid surgery.

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