Resident Medical Officer (RMO) Coordination Support

District-wide role located at Nelson Hospital

  • Temporary position covering parental leave
  • Do you have a positive, energetic and cooperative work style?
  • Are you ready for a challenge with plenty of variety? 

About the role

This busy role involves working collaboratively with the RMO team leader and coordinator by providing day-to-day administrative functions for the RMO unit.  

You will be responsible for supporting the Trainee Interns (TIs) education and orientation for Otago University and other professional bodies. This includes developing teaching programs and processing requests for training, accommodation, travel and annual leave. You will also assist with the development of the RMO orientation programme and road shows, liaise with the intern supervisor and GPs and assist with record management, meetings and reporting.  

You will also be responsible for liaising with students seeking medical elective placements and trainee interns completing necessary credentialing and placement requirements 

This is a part-time position, working 40 hours a fortnight (0.5FTE) for up to 12 months, covering parental leave from mid-late June 2019. 

About you

You will be an enthusiastic system and process orientated person who is flexible, innovative and enjoys working in a fast-paced environment. You will be a positive self-motivated person with excellent interpersonal, organisational and computing skills and the ability to manage multiple demands while remaining clam under pressure. Knowledge of the health sector would be a distinct advantage. 

This role requires you to exercise an appropriate level of initiative and judgement in make decisions within the scope of assigned authority. 

About us

Nelson Marlborough Health (NMH) is the main health service provider for New Zealand’s Nelson, Tasman and Marlborough regions, serving nearly 145,000 people across two main hospitals, public health and a range of community services.

Find out more about us

What we offer

We provide a great place to work with professional development opportunities, job security, and workplace wellness programmes.

How to apply

For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on or 03 546 1274.

For role specific information please contact Donna Addidle, Service Manager Women, Child & Youth and RMO Coordination via

Keen to apply now, it’s easy. Please fill in our online application form.  

Ref: N19-236

Applications close: Thursday 30th May 

Fixed Term/Temporary/Part Time

Job no: N19-236

Location: Nelson Hospital

Closing Date: Thursday, 30 May 2019