Perm Geriatrician

Job details

ID: JREF-107032
Type: Permanent
Salary: Salary on application
Location: South Island
Published: 09/02/2023
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  • To start ASAP (flexible)
  • Guaranteed Salary
  • 6-weeks paid vacation

The opportunity

You will share in the care of a 20-bed sub-acute care unit and participate in community visits and clinic visits, where they are focusing on service development to become more community-facing to support and lead the innovation of community health of older persons services, (working in consultation and partnership with primary care).

They are looking to recruit a second Geriatrician to work on the Assessment Treatment and Rehabilitation Ward, alongside an experienced American Board-Certified trained Geriatrician who has successfully made the transition from the USA to New Zealand. 

You will be working with a well-coordinated interdisciplinary team that include physiotherapist, occupational therapist, social worker and nursing input.

The location

Located just an easy 2-hour drive from Christchurch city and 2 and a half hours from Dunedin where a world-class university is located. This location is an ocean-side community located on the picturesque South Island of New Zealand. Ideal for those who are seeking a sense of community and love the outdoors.

Essential criteria

You must have or be eligible for registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

If this sounds like something you would be interested in contact Shelley Caswell on +64 284184229 and quote job reference number JREF-107032.

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