Consultant Gastroenterologist - Fixed-term

Te Whatu Ora Nelson Marlborough

Location: Nelson



Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand, Nelson Marlborough seeks an experienced Gastroenterologist or dual trained Physician - Gastroenterologist to cover sabbatical leave for six months.

* Fixed-term, full-time 1.0 FTE (80 hours fortnightly)
* A motivated and collegial team of skilled medical professionals
* Live and work in one of New Zealand's most beautiful regions

A matou ropu (About our team)
The Nelson Marlborough region, located at the summit of the South Island in Aotearoa, New Zealand, is spectacular. It is a great place to live for both work and leisure. Nelson offers all the luxuries and attractions one would desire. It is well connected to the rest of New Zealand and the world via its centrally located and well-served domestic airport terminal. The schools are excellent. There are three national parks nearby providing ample opportunities for quality family-time and appreciation of nature's wonders. The region is renowned for its breathtaking natural landscapes, with stunning geography capturing everything from unbelievably long golden beaches to rugged mountains and untouched forests. Nelson, where healthcare meets adventure, offers endless opportunities for mountain biking, walking/hiking, water sports and skiing. The region is also well known for its café culture, wineries, art, crafts, and relaxed lifestyle.

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Etahi atu mohiohio (More information)

Nga huanga o tenei mahi (The benefits of this position) The salary for this position is based on the current Senior Medical and Dental Officer collective agreement dependent on skills, experience, and vocational registration in NZ. SECA - ASMS In addition to your salary, you will:
* receive a generous annual allowance to cover your continued medical education expenses (including associated travel and accommodation costs) as well as paid time off to attend events including international conferences
* have access to an employer matched Superannuation contribution of up to 6% of annual earnings
* be reimbursed competitive relocation, accommodation, and car rental expenses (conditions applied).

Nga mohiohio e pa ana ki tenei mahi (About this position) The successful applicant will:
* work with a supportive multidisciplinary team
* deliver quality services to improve the health of the population in Nelson
* participate in the general medicine acute roster
* teach and develop our growing junior medical workforce
* actively contribute to the critical design of our newly approved 225 clinical services block
* have an opportunity to achieve work/life balance and enjoy one of New Zealand's most sought-after regions.

Collegiality and collaboration across all disciplines are keys to provide successful services to our patients and community. Should this be the type of environment in which you will thrive, we would like to hear from you!

Contact: Pamela Hale 

Email: [email protected]

Closing date: 20/04/2024