Paediatrics Registrars - Expressions of Interest 2018 training year
Auckland Doctors
Auckland, New Zealand
20d ago
  • Learn from world class doctors
  • High level of integration with employment and training
  • Experience a diverse population and a wide variety of patient presentations
  • AsAuckland is the largest city in New Zealand, there is plenty for you and yourfamily / friends to do here. Whether it's dining at one of our world classrestaurants, surfing our beautiful beaches or hiking through our lush forests,we have something for everyone! Working as an Auckland Doctor means thatyou have the opportunity to rotate at any one of our three DHB's, which willgive you exposure to a variety of different specialties and cultures.

    Basic Trainee Opportunities

    Mostpaediatricians in New Zealand are generalists, and so basic trainees willinitially be given general Paediatrics and NICU runs across the three AucklandDHB's as well as Whangarei Base Hospital.

    There are opportunities tosub-specialise in a range of specialties, with advanced runs available forbasic trainees depending on your experience and suitability.

    Across thehospitals there is a supportive environment when it comes to teaching andeducation - journal clubs, tutorials, case-

    based teaching, X-Ray conferences,grand rounds and Paediatric community teaching are some of the professionaldevelopment opportunities you will have.

    Once employed into the trainingprogramme you are expected to complete 2-3 years of basic training beforeprogressing to complete your advanced training.

    Advanced Trainee Opportunities

    TheAuckland Region also offers a unique experience for Advanced Trainees; one yearblocks composed of two six month runs are available in areas of interest whichcan be accredited for training through RACP.

    These opportunities include;Emergency Care, Consult Liaison, Neonatal intensive care , Adolescent Medicine,Ambulatory Care (Outpatient clinic), Inpatient Paediatrics Subspecialty clinicsand a six month fellow opportunity at Waitakere Hospital.

    These runs are aimedat advanced trainees and catered for accordingly in terms of trainingopportunities and experienced gained.

    Advanced trainees are also able tocomplete basic runs as available.

    Ourtraining programme also has the potential to work in Whangarei and is ideal forcompleting your rural requirements. If accepted onto the training programme youmay be required to work in Whangarei but if you are particularly interested,please specify this as a preference.

    Enquiries about the roles and scope of theposition can be directed to : Dr Vicki Cunningham, Paediatrician, Child HealthCentre.

    Email : vicki.cunningham northlanddhb.org.nz Tel. 64 21 611302 or 64 9 4304101 Ext 8010. You stillneed to apply to the Auckland Paediatric training scheme in the first instance.

    Eligibility Criteria

  • 12 month's experience in Paediatrics is preferred.
  • Eligibility for registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand. (For local trainees this means you must have completed two full post-graduate years).
  • Enrolment with the college FRACP programme (or equivalent).
  • To Apply

    To be considered,you must include all of the requireddocuments with your application; only complete applications will beassessed for interview :

    Linkto required documents

    To be considered, you mustinclude all of the requireddocuments with your application; only complete applications will beprogressed to interview.

    Are you up for thechallenge? Apply today!

    For application queriesplease contact Melanie Johnson, Recruitment consultants atmelanie.johnson nra.health.nz

    Are you up for thechallenge? Apply today!

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