2023 | Registrar Orthopaedics - Whangarei

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  • Sector:

    Physician, Orthopaedic Surgeon

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  • Salary:

    National Pay Scale for RMOs

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  • Published:

    6 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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  • Startdate:

    January 2023

2023 Training Year – January 2024

This is a non FRACS accredited training role but nevertheless suitable for orthopaedics Registrars who are interested in a future surgical career.

The orthopaedic department consists of 9 Orthopaedic Consultants.  You will be exposed to a full range of Orthopaedic pathology both acute and elective, and participate in our teaching programme.

These roles are based in a 260 bed General Hospital with sound support from consultants an excellent clinical mix of cases and opportunities for study support and professional development,  The region is renowned for its beautiful beaches and relaxed lifestyle. There are great surf beaches and beautiful harbours and bays for sailing, kite surfing and windsurfing. It is also a top spot for fishing and diving with easy access to the world famous Poor Knights Marine reserve. There are also many beautiful forests and stunning hills to explore and climb.

Key Duties
  • work under consultant supervision
  • participate in an active clinical training programme and regular quality assurance meetings.
  • participate in on call rota

Essential Requirements:
  • General registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand or eligibility for this
  • Previous experience of at least 12 months in surgery

Employee Benefits

  • salary paid in accordance with national pay scales for Resident medical officers
  • pension benefits 
  • no National Insurance 
  • reimbursement of costs of obtaining medical licence
  • free use of hospital gym

If you are interested in this role, please submit your CV for immediate consideration. Three professional referees are required,  one of whom must be your current supervisor.