Rural Generalist Medical Officer

Job Title: Rural Generalist Medical Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South Island, New Zealand
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 1/10/2019
Reference: JO-1906-38004_1561701240
Contact Name: Ochre Recruitment
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Job Published: June 28, 2019 06:54

Job Description

Rural Generalist Medical Officer

Start Date: October 2019

Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications

The Position
Our client requires a Rural Generalist Medical Officer to provide coverage from October 2019. Some of the core functions of the role include:

* Covering the Emergency Department and supporting the junior workforce within the ED; undertake fracture clinic work.
* Providing paediatric cover in partnership with tertiary paediatric services from; recent neonate resuscitation will be required or can be arranged.
* Managing non-operative orthopaedic patients and ward rounds in partnership with orthopaedic specialists.

The successful candidate will be offered an attractive relocation and settlement package as well as extra financial incentives to live and work in one of the most spectacular places in New Zealand.

The Location
Located on the West Coast of the South Island, it is a remote area known for its friendliness, kiwi can-do and remarkable scenery. The wild Tasman Sea has created natural wonders such as the pancake rocks along this coast of rugged beaches. Beautiful red flowered rata forest covers the hills, and colonies of seals, penguins and other unique NZ wildlife dot the coast. There is plenty to explore here in the great little coastal towns that are full of history, and some of New Zealand's most amazing national parks.

Essential Criteria
The ideal candidate will hold Vocational Registration in Rural Hospital Medicine, Rural General Practice, or Emergency Medicine, or eligible for same. Doctors with comparable experience will be considered.

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 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-38004)