Specialist Urologist


Location: Nelson, New Zealand

Permanent 0.45FTE - worked as part of a 2 person (0.9FTE) job share (4 weeks on, 4 weeks off)

About the role

Nelson Marlborough Health (NMH) is seeking a permanent part-time Urologist to join the Department of Urology at Nelson Hospital. You will be joining a team of 4 urologists providing the highest standard of care to our patients whilst maintaining an excellent work life balance.  

This role is a permanent job share arrangement (sharing patients and clinical schedule as part of a two person team) each working 0.45FTE over the year, compressed into every second block of 4 weeks. E.G.

Weeks 1 to 4: working 72 hours a fortnight

Weeks 5 to 8: Nil hours

You will also take part in the 1:4 after-hours acute roster (during your weeks on).  

There may also be the opportunity to work additional part-time hours during your 4 weeks off, covering a staff member’s secondment. 

About you

You will be a highly skilled urologist who is great team player, with excellent communication skills.  

Qualifications required upon taking up the position: 

  • Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons (RACS) or hold equivalent specialist qualification
  • Registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand (or eligible for)
  • Hold a current annual practising certificate (or be eligible for)

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, (Nelson 150 beds and Wairau hospital in Blenheim 88 beds), public health and a range of community services. The top of the South Island is renowned for its National Parks, access to outdoor recreational pursuits, arts, vineyards and much more.

Visit https://www.nelsontasman.nz/ for more information about the area.

This position will be located at Nelson Hospital with the requirement to provide services at Wairau hospital on occasions. 

Find out more about us https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC34XErxkHJ5YAn59o6SrhnA

How to apply

For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on vacancies@nmdhb.govt.nz or +64 3 546 1274. For role specific enquiries please contact Patrick Meffan, Urologist via Patrick.Meffan@nmhs.govt.nz  or Gillian Champion, Surgical Service Manager via Gillian.Champion@nmhs.govt.nz 

Keen to apply now, it’s easy. Please fill in our online application form.  https://nmdhb.careercentre.net.nz/Job 

Ref: N19-078

Closing date: Saturday, 6 April 2019

Permanent/Part Time

Job no: N19-078

Location: Nelson

Closing Date: Saturday, 6 April 2019