Positions available in Gastroenterology

By Executive Officer | Posted: Monday September 23, 2019

Current positions available around New Zealand

Association of Salaried Medical Specialists vacancies click here

Gastroenterologist - Tauranga Hospital

1.0FTE (80 hours per fortnight)

Fixed Term Contract - 12-18 months (Negotiable)

We are looking for a Gastroenterologist to join our dynamic, innovative, and friendly team with a focus on the delivery of high quality care to the growing population in the Bay of Plenty.At the heart of our services are our CARE values - Compassion, Attitude, Responsiveness and Excellence.

We want to recruit an individual for a fixed term period (at this stage) of between 12 and 18 months to assist in service delivery and service development in preparation for our National Bowel Screening roll out. You will also need skills in communication and education with respect to patients, whanau (family) and the community, to strengthen and empower primary and secondary multi-disciplinary services to develop an integrated model of care.

In addition we seek an individual who is has the skills to foster a learning culture given the commitment we have to advanced trainee programme. Our team actively encourage work life balance and the Bay of Plenty is ideally situated for those who like to work, rest and play - beautiful beaches, stunning scenery, excellent schools and a vibrant social city culture.

Applicants must hold or be eligible for vocational registration with the New Zealand Medical Council. Interested? Want to chat about this exciting opportunity? Contact Neil - Business Leader neil.mckelvie@bopdhb.govt.nz

At BOPDHB, our values of Compassion, All-one-team, Responsive and Excellence are at the centre of everything we do. We use values-based recruitment to help us recruit people who share our values, as we know this makes a positive difference to job satisfaction and the experience of our patients and their families/whänau. For more information about our values and working at BOPDHB, please visit our website www.bopdhb.govt.nz

All positions at the BOPDHB are subject to safety checks; in addition the candidate may be required to supply evidence of Transmissible Disease Immunity at their own cost.

This is classified as a children’s worker role, therefore subject to the safety check requirements
of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014

Please click here to view position description

Applications close 14 October 2019.

Consultant Gastroenterologist  Dunedin / Invercargill  Permanent role

If you are a Consultant Gastroenterologist, or advanced trainee nearing completion of training, who is interested in a role with our great progressive team and DHB, we would love to hear from you now. We have opportunities for specialist Gastroenterologists within a progressive department that is affiliated with the University of Otago. Our Gastroenterology service welcomes applications for positions starting as soon as possible, and there is also room for flexibility to negotiate the hours of work and length of employment with successful applicants.

With some of New Zealand's most famous scenery and holiday spots on our doorstep (Queenstown, Wanaka, Milford Sound, Stewart Island, to name but a few) our region offers affordable living, great schools, and true work-life balance and a relaxed way of life with no traffic jams in sight. Dunedin is a vibrant University town and a great place to live and work. Invercargill is situated at the base of the South Island and the people are renowned for their warmth and hospitality.

You will have the opportunity to work across the District and you'll get to work within our comprehensive range of Gastroenterology services at both of our main hospitals, located in Dunedin and Invercargill, as well as outpatient clinics in other areas of the district. Dunedin Hospital has 350 beds and provides care for a population of approximately 180,000. Southland Hospital, in Invercargill has 180 beds and provides care for a population of approximately 100,000. The two main hospitals in Southern DHB provide care for the population of the whole of the lower South Island.

You will participate in a 1:5 on-call roster and provide a full range of Gastroenterology services alongside an enthusiastic group of colleagues. The service has recently opened new endoscopy facilities in Dunedin and is in the planning phase for the new Dunedin Hospital (due open in 2023) so there will be opportunities to contribute to this development. There are also unlimited possibilities for laboratory and clinical based research and there is plenty of scope for collaboration with like-minded researchers. To be successful you'll need to have enthusiasm for teaching and be a team player with a commitment to improving and developing service delivery quality.

Southern DHB has all major specialties, including interventional radiology, tertiary level care in neurosurgery and cardiothoracic surgery and the region is well served by an excellent helicopter retrieval service.

Appointed specialists will possess FRACP or an equivalent qualification. Trainees within a few months of completing FRACP training are welcome to express an interest.

If you see your future working with us as part of a specialist team in a teaching environment then please get in touch now.

Closing date: Thursday, 17 October 2019.

For further information please contact Milair Ryalls, Recruitment Advisor - Senior Medical Officers, Phone (03) 470 9604 or Email: milair.ryalls@southerndhb.govt.nz

To apply

We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website: www.southerndhb.govt.nz/careers/

Gastroenterologist Hutt Valley DHB

· Excellent relocation package

· Based in Lower Hutt City - 15 minute drive from Wellington NZ capital city

· Opportunity to be part of NZ's new national bowel screening program

About our role

An exciting opportunity has arisen to work as part of our Gastroenterology service at Hutt Valley DHB. This is an excellent opportunity as we are part of the first wave of the national bowel screening programme with Hutt Valley being one of the first DHBs in the country to lead this change. We are seeking either a specialist Gastroenterologist who is keen on providing inpatient consults, endoscopy and outpatient services or a Gastroenterologist who would like to combine this with a General Physician role. Our position is a permanent full-time role. Hutt Valley DHB works in close partnership with our neighbouring DHBs, Wairarapa and Capital and Coast, to ensure a more coordinated sub-regional approach to delivering care to our communities.

Our organisation and region

Working at the Hutt Valley DHB you will become part of an enthusiastic, dynamic and committed team of health workers providing a modern and innovative approach to healthcare, with the bonus of a healthy, balanced lifestyle and opportunities for professional development. Hutt Valley DHB provides secondary services for a population of approximately 148,000, as well as being the tertiary centre for regional plastic, maxillofacial and burns services, the regional rheumatology and school dental services and the greater Wellington public health and breast screening services.

Only 15 minutes from the Wellington CBD, the Hutt Valley is home to many outdoor attractions and a haven for art lovers and beach goers.

How to apply

Please contact us for further information on this role, at recruitment@huttvalleydhb.org.nz and indicate the vacancy number 9111724A-19 and job title in the subject line.

Alternatively visit our careers website: www.healthyjobs.co.nz

Applications close Saturday, 30 November 2019.

Gastroenterologist CDHB

Canterbury District Health Board is currently seeking a permanent, full-time Gastroenterologist to join our department within Christchurch Hospital. The Canterbury District Health Board is the largest tertiary, teaching and research hospital in the South Island of New Zealand, the hospital operates 600-650 beds and provides services to over 35,000 inpatients each year. Within the CDHB our Gastroenterology Department provides secondary and tertiary level inpatient, outpatient consultation service.

Specific training and competence in ERCP is desirable, however it is essential in diagnostic and therapeutic GI endoscopy. The position also entails provision of clinical training and supervision of medical staff, students and other staff as required and participation in Departmental research and audit activities - you will also be required to participate in the on-call roster.You’ll experience supportive working relationships within the hospital as well as enjoy the unique collegial relationships that stem from providing a comprehensive service to locations throughout the South Island including Timaru, Ashburton and the West Coast.

We are open to applications from newly qualified through to experienced physicians. Remuneration will be based on the equivalent cumulative experience of the applicant and matched to the appropriate step within the Medical and Dental Specialists Multi Employment Collective Agreement (MECA).Applications are invited from Registered Medical Practitioners who hold an approved higher qualification in Medicine, enabling Vocational Registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

To find out more about this opportunity please contact Anna Hunter, Recruitment Specialist via email: anna.hunter@cdhb.health.nz or apply online at: https://cdhb.careercentre.net.nz/Job/Gastroenterologist/Christchurch/10905

Looking for Private Practice space on Auckland's North Shore ?

If you are interested in establishing private practice rooms in a new centre with GP, allied health and other medical specialists this year please contact Dr Rick Barber rickashbybarber@gmail.com

Locum Gastroenterologist

Locum Gastroenterologist required on a Casual Basis several times per year. The position is at Suite 7, Marinoto Clinic which is part of a modern 22 Suite Facility situated on Maori Hill, Dunedin. If you are available to work for short periods at a time on an ongoing basis (4 to 6 weeks per year) and help with consultations, endoscopies and colonoscopies, please contact A/Prof Michael Schultz michael.schultz@otago.ac.nz Ph: 027 6102395

Locum Gastroenterologist Thames

Locum Gastroenterologist required to help with endoscopy workload (Upper GI/colonoscopy) at Thames hospital. Sessions negotiable but could be individual all day lists individually, or several days in a row depending on room and locum availability. Please contact Clinical Unit Leader Rowan French (Rowan.French@waikatodhb.health.nz) or 027 511 7683