Role: Obstetrics and Gynaecology Registrar (Not accredited for FRACOG Training)
Start Date: August 2021
Duration: 12 months contract
This is a registrar role in a team of eight Consultant Obstetricians and Gynaecologists; seven Registrars and two SHO’s. Two Registrar positions are core training positions to which trainees are allocated by the Australasian College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and the rest are non training service positions.
- Supervise the work of a House Officer, with whom you will organise the investigation and management of inpatients as appropriate, under the care of the Senior Medical Officers.
- Be available to attend Consultant ward rounds (unless detained by a clinical emergency) and will have a current knowledge of the progress of patients under your care.
- Attend operating sessions (unless prevented by acute call duties).
- Attend rostered outpatient clinics promptly.
- When on call, answer calls from GP's, Midwives and other relevant staff about patients and arrange to assess them if necessary.
- When on call, attend Delivery Suite handover ward rounds at 0800 and at any other time the Registrar on call changes. Patients in Delivery Suite under SMO care will be reviewed at least 4 hourly or as requested by the SMO.
- Participate in audit activities as discussed with the clinical director and audit co-ordinator. Topics of audit should be identified within two weeks of commencing the rotation and be completed within six months
- Eligible for general/ provisional general registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand (this can be obtained by physicians working in one of the countries with comparable healthcare systems including UK, Ireland, Canada, USA, Australia, Spain, France, Germany, Netherlands, Greece Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland, Austria, Israel, Belgium.)
- Previous experience as an O&G registrar
- Actively involved in postgraduate O&G training
Tauranga is the largest city in the Coastal Bay of Plenty, home to approximately 146,200 people and due to recent population growth, New Zealand’s 5th largest city.
Tauranga is one of New Zealand’s main centres for business, international trade, culture, fashion and horticultural science. The Port of Tauranga is New Zealand’s largest port. Tauranga means ‘place of rest or anchorage’ in Māori and while the sparkling harbour and magnificent views make it a great place to relax and recharge, there’s also plenty to keep you busy. Go sailing, surfing, fishing or dolphin watching and soak up the stunning coastal environment. Central to Auckland, Rotorua and Hamilton, and just a 15-minute drive from one of New Zealand's most popular beach towns, Mount Maunganui.
Tauranga is a vibrant city and the surroundings are spectacular with beautiful beaches and countryside in close proximity. The Coromandel, East Cape and Auckland are all an easy drive away, as are the ski fields of the Central Plateau and Lake Taupō. There is outstanding access to outdoor recreational opportunities and a wide-range of schooling options, both public and private, an Institute of Technology and a recent addition is the University of Waikato Campus. Lifestyle options are diverse, and you can live 20 minutes from the hospital on a lifestyle block, in the bush, on an estuary with a boat or kayak or at the beachside town of Mount Maunganui and Papamoa.
If you are interested in this role please forward your CV and details of three referees for immediate consideration.
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