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NICU Fellow | 12 month fixed term | Annual Recruitment 2024
Kia hiwa ra! Kia hiwa!
Mō mātou | About us
“Ko ngā tāngata, te mātua mahi - Putting people at the heart of all we do”
When you work with Te Whatu Ora Health New Zealand – Waitaha Canterbury District, you’re part of something very special. We plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 people that live in the Canterbury region. We are committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and its principles by ensuring our partnership with Māori are at the forefront of all our conversations.
Facilities within Waitaha Canterbury District include:
- Christchurch Women’s Hospital
- Hillmorton Hospital and the Princes Margaret Hospital – Mental Health Services
- Burwood Hospital – Older Persons Health and Rehabilitation Services, including the Spinal injuries Unit
- Ashburton Hospital - General Hospital, south of Christchurch
You will gain world class experience with varied case mixes and a high level of medical education, training and supervision. With 600 Resident Doctors employed at Waitaha Canterbury you will join a team committed to serving their community. You can learn more here
Ko wai koe | About You
- Fixed-term (12 months), full-time Neonatal Fellow
- Can be extended to 24 months
- Included in the Paediatric registrar allocation to NICU
- Commencing in January 2024
- Gain experience in level 3 and level 2 neonatal care, including surgical babies and retrieval work. Total 44 resourced cots, average 46-48 inpatients
- Work in a supportive team environment at Christchurch Women’s Hospital
- Delve into research on optimising nutrition, infection prevention, echocardiography and many more!
- Accredited for advanced neonatal training for 18 months under the governance of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP)
Ngā pūkenga me ngā wheako | Skills & Experience
- You will be an Advanced Trainee in an accredited postgraduate training programme eg RACP.
- You must be eligible for general or provisional general registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand. You can check your eligibility by visiting the Council’s website at www.mcnz.org.nz
Ngā hua | Benefits
- Live in a vibrant city, with a creative undercurrent. We have hills, beaches and ski fields a short drive from Christchurch City. To find out more, visit http://bit.ly/2n9sr32
- Be supported by our Resident Doctors’ Support Team (RDST)
- Access support at all hours, including after-hours support from the Clinical Team Coordinators and SMOs
Tono ināianei | Apply now
If you meet the above criteria, then please click the “Apply Now” button below.
You will need to submit:
- Electronic copies of your CV and covering letter, and
- Contact details for three referees (which will be contacted right away)
Please note, due to volume of queries we receive during annual recruitment there will be a delayed response
Pandemic Vaccination Statement
The role that you are applying for is one that may only be performed by a person who has been vaccinated against Covid-19. It is therefore a condition of this application that you are vaccinated against Covid-19. This vaccination requirement includes gaining Booster Doses required to perform you role under the Health Order. As a person working in the health and disability sector you will come into contact with a large number of people, some of whom may be vulnerable. Without a vaccine, there is the risk that you may contract Covid-19. The requirement to be vaccinated is to keep you safe and also to endeavor to protect others against the potential transmission of Covid-19 as a result of you contracting it in the course of your employment.