Specialist Ophthalmologist – Wairau Hospital, Blenheim

  • Company:
    Nelson Marlborough Health
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    21 hours ago
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Fixed-Term 0.8FTE until 22 February 202264 hours a fortnight, Monday to Friday, with no on callWell-equipped outpatient clinics and surgical facilitiesEnjoy a great work/life balance Ngā mōhiohio e pā ana ki tēnei mahi(About this position) We are a busy contemporaryophthalmology service providing a wide range of general ophthalmology care witha dedicated team of ophthalmologists (with general and specialist training)specialty nurses, orthoptists, optometrists and technicians. Our suitesinclude: OCT, Fields, Photography and Lasers and our operating theatres havemodern microscopes and Alcon Centurion Phakoemulsification equipment. We are looking for a SpecialistOphthalmologist to join our team of four Ophthalmologists on a fixed-term basis. This position will be based at WairauHospital in Blenheim. You will be part of our district-wide service supportedby the ophthalmology clinical team at Nelson Hospital.Ko wai hekaitono tōtika? (Who is an appropriateapplicant?)Youwill be registered with the Medical Council of New Zealand, and have undertakenpostgraduate training in Ophthalmology, obtaining Fellowship of the RoyalAustralian College of Ophthalmologist (or equivalent). You will have excellent communicationskills, a commitment to client oriented care and quality standards, and will enjoy working in acollaborative and cohesive team. Our successis as a whole. Collegiality andcollaboration across alldisciplines are key to our delivery ofa successful service to our patients and our community. A strong sense of community andbelonging is reflected in everything we do. If this sounds like the sort of environment that you will thrive in,then we want to hear from you!Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)NelsonMarlborough Health is the main health provider for Te Tau Ihu, the top of thesouth. Nearly 3,000 strong, we are Nelson and Marlborough’s largestemployer. Our main locations are Nelsonand Wairau Hospitals but we are spread across the region and service all partsof the community. Our work can be challenging, but we are up for it. We have agreat team and we work hard to make a difference. We value integrity,innovation, respect and teamwork.Ētahi atumōhiohio (More Information)Ngā huanga otēnei mahi (The benefits of this position) Salaryfor this position will be the range of $164,369 – $244,560 (pro rata) as perthe current senior medical and dental officer collective agreement – dependenton skills, experience and gaining full vocational registration in NZ. Situatedat the top of the South Island, Blenheim is well known for its temperateclimate, award winning wineries, stunning scenery and outdoor pursuits – allavailable within minutes of the town centre. For more information on theMarlborough region visit