Consultant Ophthalmologist

Wanganui Hospital, Whanganui Street, (NZ)
03 Oct 2017
03 Nov 2017
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Permanent full time including on-call. 
Will consider a long term fixed term Locum 

Whanganui District Health Board (WDHB) is seeking applications for a permanent position from a suitably qualified, competent and experienced Consultant Ophthalmologist with a general scope of practice, who is either vocationally registered or is eligible to hold vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand (NZMC). In the case of a fixed term locum, applicants must have the ability to hold either locum tenens or provisional general registration with NZMC.

Wanganui Hospital is located on the west coast of New Zealand’s North Island, with a wide range of services including General Medicine, General Surgery, Orthopaedics, O&G, ENT, Dentistry and Psychiatry. 

The successful applicant will be working with a small team, committed to continual quality improvement and service development.

Your move to Whanganui will allow you to experience a vast range of sights and entertainment in our region. It offers easily accessible mountains for skiing or tramping, lakes for fishing and boating, as well as beaches for surfing and quiet walks.

Whanganui also boasts an exciting arts community and facilities, a mix of local and travelling music talent, educational and sporting opportunities for all ages, historical buildings and culture. Whanganui is located two-and-half hours drive from our capital city, Wellington.  

Whatever your interests, Whanganui can offer an excellent work / lifestyle balance.
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Closing date: Open