SMO Anaesthesia at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Waikato, Waikato
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Where you’ll be working: Physical location of position
The details: 12 month Fixed term - 50 Hours per week - Rostered
Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity
We are looking for enthusiastic individuals with a commitment to a team-based approach in anaesthesia and surgery.
Responsibilities of the role:
Contribute actively and positively towards excellence in teamwork, clinical care, teaching and research
Provide comprehensive anesthesia services, including acute pain, obstetric anaesthesia and perioperative services to elective and emergency patients within both Waikato and Thames Hospitals
Participate in an on-call roster, including obstetric on-call roster
Model a high degree of professionalism in their day-to-day work
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Mō tātou Ratonga | About our Service
The Anaesthesia team at Waikato Hospital has a strong track record in teaching, continuing medical education and research, and aims to be a centre of anaesthetic excellence in New Zealand. The broad focus on patient care, research and education offers an excellent career opportunity.
Mōu | About you
Required skills & experience you will need to be considered for this role:
Eligible for Vocational Registration as a Specialist Anesthetist with the Medical Council of New Zealand.
Fellowship of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anesthetists (preferred) or equivalent. Applications will be considered from candidates who are expecting to be awarded their fellowship in the near future.
Demonstrate recent clinical experience in Anesthesia comparable to contemporary Australasian practice.
Competence in providing Anaesthetic services for healthy children > 24 months.
Demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Demonstrate an ability to work effectively and constructively as part of a multidisciplinary team and provide leadership of a team.
Demonstrate a commitment to teaching, continuing education, research, and quality improvement.
Any successful applicant will not be eligible to commence their appointment until any relevant qualifications and requirements are formally completed.
Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation
Te iwi Ngakaunui – People at Heart
Whakamana – Give and earn respect
Whakaronga – Listen to me; Talk to me
Mauri Pai – Fair play
Whakapakari – Growing the good
Kotahitanga – Stronger together
It is not very often something happens that is big; like, really big. Big to the point that it will touch the lives of every single person in the country. That is what we are talking about here. The provision of Health in Aotearoa New Zealand, and how its run is about to change in a big way.
Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand and Te Aka Whai Ora - Māori Health Authority will together shape the delivery of Health services in Aotearoa New Zealand for generations to come, and will form the core of a modern and integrated service looking after the needs of all our Whānau.
We are dedicated to achieving health equity for Māori and other priority populations. We are a Crown entity and an active partner in Te Tiriti o Waitangi. Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand is guided by Te Tiriti o Waitangi and is committed to upholding the articles.
Here at Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, Waikato we have a team of 8,000 working across the Waikato where everyone plays a vital role in the care of our patients – directly or non-directly. Our vision is Healthy People. Excellent Care.
Te Whatu Ora, Waikato serves the largest Māori population and third largest Pacific population in Aotearoa New Zealand. Waikato Hospital in Hamilton is one of New Zealand’s largest tertiary, teaching hospitals with over 600 inpatient beds and 22 operating theatres. Clinical specialities include Women’s and Children Services, Cardiology / Cardiothoracic Surgery, Oncology and Haematology, Surgical services, and Mental Health and Addiction. Waikato Hospital is the Midland regional referral centre for multiple specialties including trauma surgery, oncology, and neurology.
We are a values-based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population. Reflecting the population we serve is an important part of the care we deliver to the community. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply. We proactively develop pathways that maximise opportunity for Māori and encourage Māori to apply.
Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply
Please apply directly online, applications are not able to be accepted via email. We do not accept applications through an agent or agency.
For any queries about the role please contact the department via Anaesthetic.Administrators@waikatodhb.health.nz
Closing date: 2 April 2023
A national Vaccination Policy which includes COVID19 is under development. In the interim, a Health and Safety Risk Assessment against the requirements of the role will apply to unvaccinated candidates and employees and appropriate risk mitigation (e.g. extra PPE, RAT testing) may be taken as a result. Please note that when a Vaccination Policy is introduced it will apply to this role and need to be supported.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
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