Ophthalmologist at Auckland District Health Board (Central Auckland), Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
- Are you a Consultant Ophthalmologist with a subspecialty interest in Medical Retina? If yes then we have an exciting opportunity for you!
Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Toka Tumai! Working with us is an opportunity for you to make a real difference in the health and wellbeing of our Auckland community. Youll be joining the Surgical Directorate team who share Te Toka Tumai Auckland DHBs values of Haere Mai -Welcome, Manaaki- Respect, Tūhono- Togetherand Angamua - Aim High.
Auckland District Health Board is committed to excellence in patient care, research, training, and community service. Auckland DHB has three major facilities including New Zealands largest public hospital, Auckland City Hospital.
Our Ophthalmology Service provides high quality care to patients in the Auckland Region and offers a range of secondary and tertiary services. In this role you will be employed by Auckland District Health Board and be primarily based at Greenlane Clinical Centre. You will also provide services at Counties Manukau DHB and at various sites across Auckland.
Working alongside a large team of part-time and full-time Consultants providing tertiary sub-specialist provision in all areas of Ophthalmology, you will enjoy working in a collaborative and cohesive team. You will also have the opportunity to engage in teaching as Auckland DHB is a major teaching and research centre, with strong links with the University of Auckland.
Auckland is ideally located to enjoy some of the best scenery in the country. In just half an hour you can be almost anywhere - sailing to an island, trekking through the rainforest, picnicking on a volcano, sampling wines at a vineyard or wandering a wild, black sand surf beach. Auckland has a vibrant arts community and prides itself on its happening restaurant, caf , and shopping precincts.
Given Aucklands size it has the best range of schooling options available in the country with an amazing variety of private and public facilities of primary, secondary and tertiary levels, along with an excellent public health system, Auckland is a great place to call home.
You will be registered or be eligible for Vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand, and have undertaken postgraduate training in Ophthalmology, obtaining Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of Ophthalmologist (or equivalent). Please note; you will be required to provide source verification of your qualifications for your registration application. For more information about the registration process and source verification ofqualifications, please visitwww.mcnz.org.nz.
Te Toka Tumai Auckland DHB recognises and respects Te Tiriti o Waitangi and the special status of Māori as tangata whenua. We believe that to achieve equity in health outcomes for Māori we need a workforce reflective of the population it serves. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who identify as Māori and we recruit for cultural safety.
To discuss this role further, please contact Dr Sarah Welch (Service Clinical Director) atSWelch@adhb.govt.nz.
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Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Auckland District Health Board (Central Auckland)|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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