Taranaki Base Hospital, New Plymouth
Hawera Hospital, South Taranaki Rural Health, Hawera
Permanent and Temporary positions available
FTE is varied and negotiable
Taranaki boasts some of New Zealand’s most iconic natural landscapes like Mt Taranaki and many adventure activities. The rugged and wild coastline is home to more than 12 world-class surf breaks. Taranaki is a place where you can ski and surf in the same day. For a more relaxing experience, there are many walks (bush, coastal or mountain) as well as art trails, festivals and award-winning museums and galleries and a thriving café culture. Click here to read more information about Taranaki.
The Taranaki District Health Board is a large organisation operating in the exciting, changing Health sector. To hear more about our culture view the video on our careers page.
About the Role
Emergency Medicine Specialists work between two sites at Taranaki Base Hospital, located in New Plymouth, and Hawera Hospital, located 1-hour drive south. The roster involves approximately 18 shifts over a six-week period. You are supported locally by nearly all medical and surgical specialties, and have mid-level providers, junior doctors and medical students working or rotating through them.
The accredited training programme has been successful with trainees recently passing their fellowship exams.
There is provision for ample paid CME and vacation leave to take when you want to take time for fun or learning.
Click here to read more about our Base Hospital Emergency Department
Click here to read more about our Hawera Hospital.
In Taranaki you would:
Click here to view the position description for Taranaki Base Hospital.
Click here to view the position description for Hawera Hospital.
If you are interested and would like to make an application, click on “Apply Online” from within this page.
For more information regards Taranaki Base Hospital in New Plymouth contact Dr Michael Connelly, Clinical Director - Emergency Medicine, via email: [email protected]
For more information regards the Hawera Hospital / Rural Hospital Medicine contact Dr Emma Davey, Clinical Director, South Taranaki Rural Health, via email: [email protected]
Closing date for applications is 15 August 2022. However should we make appointments prior to this date, we will close the advertisement early.