Registrar in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

  • Location

    Palmerston North

  • Sector:

    Physician, Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

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  • Salary:

    National Pay Scale

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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This role is for an obstetric and gynaecology registrar looking to grow and develop their skills in a regional General Hospital.

  • 350 bed hospital with 24/7 ED
  • 2000 births per year 


  • Assist with the assessment and admission of patients 
  • Assist in the inpatient management of a wide variety of obstetrical and gynaecological patients – antenatal, delivery suite and postnatal
  • Undertake clinical responsibilities as directed by the Consultant
  • Assist and manage acute admissions through the Emergency Department, referrals from General Practitioners and other hospital departments
  • Organise relevant investigations, ensure the results are followed up, sighted and signed. 
  • Maintain a high standard of communication with patients, patients’ families and staff.
  • Supervision and teaching of house officers

Essential Requirements 

  • Eligible for provisional or full general registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand
  • Completed internship
  • Experience working in obstetrics and gynaecology
  • Team working skills
  • Clear communication

Employee Benefits 

  • Salary paid in accordance with national pay scale for resident medical officers
  • Costs of Medical Council of New Zealand registration refunded
  • 30 days paid annual leave
  • superannuation

If you are interested in this role, please forward your CV for immediate consideration.
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