Starship Child Health is the leading provider of paediatric care in New Zealand and the South Pacific, providing world-class inpatient, outpatient, trauma, emergency, and urgent care to children and their whānau.
Starship Children’s Hospital is part of the Auckland District Health Board, New Zealand’s largest tertiary healthcare provider.
Located in Auckland, New Zealand we are committed to delivering whānau-centered care that focuses on the needs of the child first and values whānau (family) as an important member of the care team.
We seek to lead New Zealand in paediatric service delivery, through the building of our reputation as a national centre of excellence in paediatrics.
The Paediatric Fellow in Pain Medicine position at Starship Children’s Hospital, is available for the 2022 year, for up to 12 months commencing 1st of February 2022.
This role is suitable for candidates working towards FPM-ANZCA, but consideration will be given to applicants developing an interest in Pain Medicine, as part of their base speciality including but not limited to Paediatric Medicine, Anaesthesia, and Psychiatry.
In this role, you will advocate for, and manage acute, persistent, procedural and cancer pain in children and adolescents.
There is an expectation that the Fellow will be involved in audit and other departmental activities. On-Call duties will vary depending on the candidate and the base specialty they belong to.
Job sharing and flexible working arrangements for these positions are negotiable. As part of the application, applicants should advise what base specialty they belong to and their on-call requirements in their specialty.
You should be either nearing the end of your training, or ideally, have recently completed a formal training programme, but seeking additional structured training in Paediatric Pain Medicine.