Internal Medicine Physician (Fixed Term)
|Total in Weeks||52|
|Hours of Work||Fulltime|
|NZMC/NZDC Requirements||Eligible for registration with MCNZ through locum tenens pathway|
|Job Description||Applications are invited for an Internal Medicine Physician role at Dunedin Hospital for a period of 12 months.
Dunedin Hospital is a tertiary hospital with close links to the University of Otago, one of New Zealand’s leading research Institutes. The Internal Medicine Physicians contribute to the professional development and supervision of the supporting team of Registrars, House Officers and students at Dunedin Hospital. Teaching sessions are a regular feature of our department and include formal lectures, weekly journal club, medical forums, grand rounds and audit meetings. The Physicians pride themselves on providing excellent Registrar exam preparation courses and enjoy a nearly 100% success rate.
The successful candidate will have a broad Internal Medicine background and will be expected to participate in a 1 in 8 on call roster. You will be joining a dedicated team of nine senior staff who primarily provide acute inpatient care for patients. Weekly half-day Outpatient Clinics held in our satellite hospitals in the Otago region may also be part of the successful applicant’s duties.
Fellowship with the RACP or an overseas equivalent is essential as is eligibility for locum tenens registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.
Dunedin is a great little city with a big town feel and well-known for its Southern Hospitality. If you’re considering a move down South feel free to come and talk to us about the job, the good schools, the University of Otago, and the recreational potential which Dunedin and its surrounds possess.
Closing Date: 31 January 2012
For more details contact Nigel Copson, Recruitment Advisor,
Phone: 64 (03) 470 9605 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
|Number of positions||1|
|Date posted||Sunday, 3 June 2012|
|Application closing date||Thursday, 5 July 2012|