Vascular Surgeon Regional City Hospital NZ

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A Specialist vascular surgeon role in a regional general hospital in the North Island of New Zealand in one of the country's fastest growing and most scenic regions.

The 330 bed hospital provides secondary medical services to a diverse population of 260,000, with 24/7 emergency department, ICU and full range of typical medical and surgical specialities.

You will join a team of surgeons in the General and Vascular Surgery Department supported by resident medical officers. Your role will include:

Acute Activities and Call Back 
  • Provision of acute assessment and treatment for patients requiring Vascular Surgery Specialist Services.
  • Providing acute surgery
  • Participating in the Vascular Surgery after hours Acute and Call Back Roster
Planned Care/Elective Activities
  • Provision of outpatient services in assessment, diagnosis and follow-up of patients referred by Specialists and General Practitioners
  • Provision of surgical treatment, reflective of current evidence in a cost-effective manner 
  • Maintenance of an accurate, legible and current medical record.
  • Monitor, advise and supervise Resident Medical Officers.
  • Participate in supervision and teaching of Junior Medical staff and other health professionals.
  • Provide and participate in educational and service audit activities required of Senior Medical Staff.
  • Communicate and collaborate with other internal and external health providers.
  • Provide appropriate timely advice on clinical matters and professional standards of practice to the HOD General Surgery’s and /or the Medical Leader, Anaesthesia & Surgical Services as requested.

Requirements for this role

  • Medical degree F.R.A.C.S. Or F.R.C.S. (or equivalent registrable
    as a Specialist)
  • Meet requirements for vocational registration with the NZ Medical Council
  • Currently or recently held a similar Vascular Surgeon appointment at consultant or Fellow level
  • Excellent leadership skills. Evidence of ability to lead a clinical team at the level of a consultant in a teaching hospital.
  • High level of interest in teaching junior medical staff

  • Salary NZ$ 190,000 - 270,000 pa
  • Pension benefits
  • 6 weeks annual leave
  • CME programmes
If this role is of interest please apply with CV or get in touch.