House Officer - Internal Medicine and other specialities - New Zealand

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    over 2 years ago

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A second year House Officer/Senior House Officer vacancy has arisen in a public hospital in New Zealand. This role provides the opportunity to rotate every three months through a variety of runs, building your skill and expertise as a clinician in different clinical fields. Senior House Officers may choose to rotate, or the opportunity exists for a longer placement in an area of interest to consolidate skills prior to applying for registrar training programmes.  

 The hospital has the following services

  • Internal Medicine – including Cardiology, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Infectious Diseases, Neurology, Renal, Rheumatology, Respiratory
  • Haematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Psychogeriatrics 
  • ElderHealth
  • Rehabilitation Medicine 
  • General Surgery
  • Urology
  • Orthopaedics
  • ENT
  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology
  • Mental Health
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Paediatrics
  • ICU
  • Dental
  • Ophthalmology 
  • Radiation Oncology**
  • Radiology**
  • Anaesthetics
    ** these runs do not have house officer attachments

The House Officers are well supported by Registrars and Senior Medical Officers.

Requirements for applicants:

  • General Registration or eligibility for general registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.
  • Fluent English communication skills (non – native speakers require IETLS academic module with mean score of 7.5)


About The District
Situated in the lower half of the North Island of New Zealand, the Manawatu region offers visitors and residents a unique mix of lifestyle by combining rural charm with the convenience of sophisticated living. Palmerston North in the centre of the Manawatu is a beautiful location, with all modern services and luxuries expected of vibrant cities, including a shopping plaza, a Globe theatrical centre, the Regent and Centre Point theatres, and dozens of hotels/motels, giving Palmerston North a reputation as a conference hub. Palmerston North tertiary education is provided by Massey University and the International Pacific College. We have excellent primary, intermediate and secondary schooling, both public and private, mixed and single sex. Cost of living is reasonable, housing very affordable, and rural living with stunning views only minutes from town is very achievable. 

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