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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 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.
We have three positions starting on February 1st 2022. These roles would suit candidates looking for future roles as either a Specialist Paediatric Anaesthetist, or a General Anaesthetist with a special interest in Paediatric Anaesthesia.
Two of these are 12 month programs based at Starship Children's Health, New Zealand's premier paediatric hospital with six months in Paediatric Anaesthesia and six months in Paediatric Intensive Care each. You will be either nearing the end of your training, or ideally, have recently completed a formal anaesthesia training programme, but seeking additional structured training in Paediatric Anaesthesia and Paediatric Intensive Care. Previous senior role paediatric anaesthetic experience is helpful but not essential for this role. .
The third is full time Paediatric Anaesthesia aimed at the more senior trainee. You will have to have completed formal anaesthesia training and have some previous paediatric anaesthetic experience in a senior trainee role to be suitable for this position. .
As a Fellow at Starship Children’s Hospital, you will receive exposure to a wide range of paediatric anaesthesia including neurosurgery, cardiac surgery and pain management. There is an expectation that the Fellow will be involved in audit activities and other departmental activities. Some participation in on call duties will be required.
New Zealand is a land of outstanding natural beauty and breath taking scenery, with huge opportunity for all outdoor pursuits and we can promise that this fellowship is designed to give you far more than just confidence and excellent experience in all aspects of paediatric intensive care. Auckland in the largest city in NZ and offers a great outdoors experience with beaches, mountains, concerts, sports, shopping, wining and dining. More information about living and working in New Zealand is available on www.newzealandnow.govt.nz
To be considered for this role, you must be eligible for general registration with Medical Council of New Zealand, and be in a accredited anaesthetic training program equivalent to the Australasian FANZCA at the end of training or have an anaesthetic Fellowship equivalent to FANZCA.
If you are not currently registered in New Zealand and have overseas medical qualifications, you will be required to provide source verification of your qualifications for your registration application. For more information about the registration process and source verification of qualifications, please visit www.mcnz.org.nz.
For more information about the positions or the selection process, please contact Dr Lorna Rankin, Anaesthetist on [email protected]
To apply, please click on the link below and make an online application providing full contact details including email of three clinical references in your CV including your current supervisor. Your referees will be contacted before short listing for interview. Please note – at least one of these referees should be your current supervisor / Clinical Lead and the other two can be senior colleague who have worked with you within the last two years in the same specialty.
For help with your online application, please contact Vickie Shakur, Recruitment Consultant on [email protected] quoting reference # AUC08338
Closing date Sunday 2nd of May 2021
Auckland DHB is committed to the application of the Children Act 2014 and its intent to improve the safety of all children. This position is a Children’s Worker as defined by the Act.
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