Consultant in Emergency Medicine

Tauranga, Bay of Plenty (NZ)
23 Aug 2017
20 Sep 2017
Emergency medicine
Career Level
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

Emergency Department 
Tauranga Hospital

1.0FTE (80 hours per fortnight) Fixed Term Parental Leave from October 2017 up to 12 months

Tauranga offers a great opportunity to experience practicing Emergency Medicine in New Zealand

We care for both the rural and urban community within the Western Bay of Plenty and are New Zealand’s 5th largest urban population. Tauranga and Mount Maunganui are one of the holiday destinations for Kiwis and boast beautiful beaches, excellent outdoor sporting opportunities and enviable lifestyle choices. 

We are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic individual to join our team of 10 Emergency Medical Consultants at Tauranga Emergency Department with a mix of FRCEMs and FACEMs. 

The Hospital is a 330-bed secondary care level hospital servicing a growing population of over 170,000. The Emergency Department sees a diverse case-mix, with over 52,000 presentations per annum of which 25% are Paediatric.

The Service is accredited for registrar training and have strong links with the University of Auckland. In addition we seek an individual who has the skills to foster a learning culture across undergraduate and postgraduate staff, with the support of the BOP clinical school and the University of Auckland. The school also provides clinical research opportunities.  

Salary is extremely competitive within New Zealand – further details can be provided.

Our team actively encourages 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. 

For more information only please contact:
EM Physicians: Jo Cole - or
Alastair MacLean,   
Clinical Director, Derek Sage -
Business Leader, Neil McKelvie -

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

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