Orthopaedic Registrars (2024 Training Year), Orthopaedic Department 1.0 FTE at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Tairāwhiti, Gisborne
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity
Orthopaedic Registrar, Orthopaedic Department 1.0 FTE
Full-time positions; six and twelve month runs.
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our fantastic Orthopaedic team who provide a comprehensive service for the population of Gisborne and the wider Tairāwhiti region.
Te Whatu Ora Tairāwhiti (Gisborne) are looking for Orthopaedic Registrars to join them in full time positions throughout the January 2024 to January 2025 Registrar year. This run is accredited for Rural Hospital Medicine Training Program through the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners.
There will be daily opportunities for learning, as the Registrars will work closely with direct daily supervision with their assigned Orthopaedic surgeon consultant/senior medical officer on day shifts, which includes Operating Theatre, Fracture Clinic, inpatient Ward and outpatient settings.
Gisborne Hospital is well supported locally by comprehensive surgical services, and has a full range of diagnostic facilities on site including a MRI scanner, CT scanner and 24 hour on-site laboratory facilities.
If you are looking for work life balance, Gisborne is the place to be! Tairāwhiti is the first place in the world to see the sun, and is also considered New Zealand’s surfing “capital.” With a sunny climate, amazing beaches and picturesque landscapes, you are spoiled for choice when it comes to outdoor fun. Consistent surf breaks make it easy to get in a surf before or after work. You could explore one of the many walking tracks, paddle the river, or ride the local mountain bike park! Gisborne also boasts a varied cultural scene, as the home of festivals like Rhythm and Vines, First Light Wine and Food, and Te Tairāwhiti Arts. The influence of the region’s large Māori population is deeply felt in the language, art, and culture you can experience here.
Moū - About you
Ideal applicants should have at least 2 Years postgraduate experience and have completed at least a total of six month placement working in an Orthopaedic Department at least at Senior House Officer level.
Suitable for Resident Medical Officers who will be PGY3+ or above.
You will have eligibility for general or provisional general registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand. Information on the process of application for this can be found on their website here.
You will need to be a NZ or Australian citizen or resident, or have an appropriate visa to be eligible to live and work in NZ. For more information on visa requirements please visit the Immigration NZ website
For more information, please contact Johan.Peters@tdh.org.nz
Applications close: 18 December 2023
All applications must be made online and should include an up to date CV & Cover Letter and contact details of 3 referees (one of whom must be your most recent supervisor).
Position Description | Orthopaedic Registrar
Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation
Te Whatu Ora Tairāwhiti works to increase collaboration, strengthen leadership and accountability, and improve equity of access and outcomes across the health service. We’re shifting the emphasis towards primary and community care allowing more people to be cared for close to home, and take a greater role in their own health and wellbeing.
Our values form the acronym WAKA. They reflect our voyaging heritage, guiding us on our journey to create a healthier Tairāwhiti by working together.
Whakarangatira/enrich - Enriching the health of our community by doing our very best.
Awhi/support - Supporting our tūroro/patients their whānau/families, our community partners and each other.
Kotahitanga/togetherness - Together we can achieve more.
Aroha/compassion - Empathy, we care for people and people want to be cared for by us.
Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to Apply
To complete and application please use the “apply now” link provided which will redirect you through our online career's portal. For successful applicants our mandatory process includes police vetting and health screening.
Te Whatu Ora Tairāwhiti are committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations. We aspire to having a workforce reflective of the communities we serve and achieving equitable outcomes for all.
Immigration NZ has introduced an Accredited Employer Work Visa scheme. For some positions this includes a clear pathway to residency. Successful candidates offered a position with us who require a work visa, will provide support with their Visa application. This booklet provides information on settling in Tūranganui-a-Kiwa.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
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