House Officer - Southland Hospital, Invercargill (commencing June 2017)
We have the opportunity for a House Officer to join our team at Southland Hospital.
Located in the lower South Island, Southland offers a wide range of recreational activities. It is home to two of New Zealand’s national parks, offering internally renowned opportunities for tramping, fishing and hunting, as well as various other outdoor pursuits. You are spoilt for choice for skiing, with four ski fields within easy driving distance. Invercargill is a family-friendly city, with excellent educational and sporting facilities.
Southland Hospital, re-built in late 2004, provides healthcare to a population of 115,000. Southland Hospital is the base hospital for a wide geographical area, creating enormous scope for variety in the work of a talented professional like you.
As part of a small team, you'll have excellent access to your Registrar & Consultant, and the opportunity to experience any of the varied presentations to the hospital. This will ensure you develop a broad skill base that will serve you well. With 24/7 access to the library, weekly teaching and Grand Rounds, journal clubs and regular RMO forums you'll be continually supported in your development.
Candidates should have a minimum of 1 years post graduate medical experience. Please note this position is not suitable for PGY1 applicants.
If you are new to Invercargill then we are pleased to offer you one weeks accommodation at our Doctors Residence.