Otolaryngologist - Ent Surgeon, Surgical Clinical Care Group

Last update 2023-12-05
Expires 2024-01-05
ID #1931872143
Otolaryngologist - Ent Surgeon, Surgical Clinical Care Group
New Zealand, Gisborne, Gisborne,
Modified November 21, 2023


Job Description - Otolaryngologist - ENT Surgeon, Surgical Clinical Care Group (HAU01876) Otolaryngologist - ENT Surgeon, Surgical Clinical Care Group Vacancy No: HAU01876 ENT Surgeon Te Whatu Ora TairawhitiSalary : ASMS MECA 2022 (NZD 170,369 - 250,560) Patient focused care & make a difference in the community! Friendly & Professional team Option for Permanent or One Year Fixed term – 1.0 FTE Mo te turanga | About the role We are looking for an experienced Otolaryngologist who is a transformational leader; providing clinical expertise to deliver quality care for our region. Turanganui-a-Kiwa (Gisborne) is a small city of 50,000 people located in the first place to see the light in the world. The area is rich in natural beauty, surrounded by world class surf breaks and enjoys a Mediterranean climate. This is a place for those seeking a more laid back lifestyle with access to outdoor activities at the doorstep. With no traffic lights in town, home to work to other activities is only a short distance apart so you can enjoy life outside of a commute. The 100 bed hospital is staffed with senior and junior doctors and does the basics well. More complex, critically ill patients are cared for at a tertiary centre. The successful candidate will be part of a team of three Otolaryngologists who are working collaboratively to provide high quality care and to improve equity and health outcomes for the Maori and Pasifika populations. The team is supported by a Clinical Nurse Specialist and Audiologist. You will see the full range of patients in this role and perform a variety of procedures such as endoscopic sinus surgery, middle ear surgery, facial skin cancer surgery and paediatric ENT procedures, all major head & neck surgery is currently carried out at Waikato Hospital. In this role, you will assist with the education and supervision of surgical staff and medical students. There are ample opportunities to develop subspecialist interests, that will complement the department's current service, with high levels of community unmet need. We enjoy good collegial relationships with other departments, allied medical health professionals and close links with tertiary services. The department is well equipped for all aspects of modern ENT health care. As an outstanding team player, you'll have the energy to make a positive difference with both patients and colleagues alike. In addition to enjoying a challenging and varied workload, you can look forward to a competitive pay rate and a culture where staff are included, valued and respected for their expertise. You must have completed your specialist training to make you eligible for registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand. An attractive remuneration package, relocation assistance and CME allowance is on offer. Position Description | (Insert Link) Situated on the eastern coast of New Zealand's North Island, Gisborne "Tairawhiti" – "The light shines on the water" is the first city in the world to see the rising sun of the new day. Our region offers vast golden sand beaches, bush clad mountains, lush farmlands, with significant historical landmarks, natural wonders and a deep connection to Maori culture. We enjoy a pleasant climate, short commutes and a relaxed approach that creates a work-life offering that is enviable to most that are not yet here. Our lifestyle is about time. Te Whatu Ora Tairawhiti works to increase collaboration, strengthen leadership and accountability, and improve equity of access and outcomes across the health service. We're shifting the emphasis towards primary and community care allowing more people to be cared for close to home, and take a greater role in their own health and wellbeing. Our values form the acronym WAKA. They reflect our voyaging heritage, guiding us on our journey to create a healthier Tairawhiti by working together. Whakarangatira/enrich - Enriching the health of our community by doing our very best. Awhi/support - Supporting our turoro/patients their whanau/families, our community partners and each other. Kotahitanga/togetherness - Together we can achieve more. Aroha/compassion - Empathy, we care for people and people want to be cared for by us. Me pehea te tuku tono - How to Apply To complete and application please use the "apply now" link provided which will redirect you through our online career's portal. For successful applicants our mandatory process includes police vetting and health screening. Te Whatu Ora Tairawhiti are committed to improving Maori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Maori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations. We aspire to having a workforce reflective of the communities we serve and achieving equitable outcomes for all.

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Otolaryngologist - ent surgeon, surgical clinical care group

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