Specialist Paediatrician

Job Title: Specialist Paediatrician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South Island
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications
Start Date: December 2019
Reference: A-38756
Contact Name: Ochre Recruitment
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Job Published: October 07, 2019 03:35

Job Description

Specialist Paediatrician 

* Permanent position - 56 hours a fortnight 
* Put your paediatric skills to work making a difference 
* Close proximity to walking, biking tracks & beautiful beaches 

Start Date: December 2019 

Rates: Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications 

The Position 
Our client is looking for a suitably qualified General Paediatrician to join the Women, Child and Youth Health Service. This is a permanent position, working 56 hours/fortnight (0.7FTE), located at the top of the South Island. The on-call after hours roster is shared equally on a 1:6 rota, and acute admissions to the inpatient areas are managed by a single Paediatrician during work hours on a 'week on take' basis. You will first and foremost be a generalist with the skills and energy to contribute to further developing the service to children and families. You will use innovative and creative approaches to making a difference. 

You will join a dynamic and dedicated team of five other experienced General Paediatricians providing general paediatric and specialist care for a population of about 105,000; including Level 2 neonatal care for > 32 weeks gestation, general, ambulatory, developmental and community paediatrics. The child health team works closely with the maternity team who manage 1200 deliveries per annum. 

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 Paediatrics 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 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-38756)

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