Welcoming House Officers - Expressions of Interest - Domestic & International - 2019 Training Year


Auckland, New Zealand “ Your Lifestyle. A lifestyle where there is something for everyone. We have 'the outdoors' in abundance, world class entertainment, an extensive range of pubs and bars, and a seemingly endless list of cafes and restaurants. Every day there is just so much happening in our city - free festivals, community markets, art exhibitions, dance, music, theatre and cultural performances, sport and leisure opportunities “ all you have to do is find the time to do it all. You are only a matter of minutes from beaches, native bush, look-outs, mountain biking tracks, open parkland “ and fantastic shopping and eating places. Quite simply “ if you're looking for a lifestyle which is rich in culture, the arts, the great outdoors, and one which is... easy... Auckland is unbeatable. Come and work in a holiday mode!

Auckland, New Zealand “ Your Career. World renowned teaching hospitals all on your doorstep. Learn from world class doctors, come and experience our diverse demographic population and a wide variety of patient presentations and pathologies.

As a House Officer you will have the opportunity to develop core skills prior to joining a training program, reporting to the head of department or consultant in-charge and performing a wide variety of clinical, clerical and teaching tasks. Each of our four hospitals provides a well-supported training environment with enthusiastic and knowledgeable senior clinicians who can mentor trainees through their rotations. We take an interest in your career aspirations and will guide you through your training within all our hospitals in Auckland. There is protected teaching time each week designed to help trainees expand their core medical knowledge.
Other learning opportunities include Grand Rounds, Journal Clubs and bedside teaching.

By joining the Auckland Region as a House Officer, you enter a programme with rotations through our tertiary teaching hospitals - North Shore, Waitakere, Auckland City and Middlemore Hospitals. All Auckland region hospitals are located within a thirty-five kilometre radius of each other.

House Officers' runs in the Auckland region are three months in length starting November “ February “ May “ August. Example run descriptions for the 2018/2019 training year can be viewed on the Auckland Doctors Website.

Am I eligible to apply for a House Officer position?

All applicants must be eligible for registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ). Check your eligibility ahead of making an application by visiting the MCNZ Self Assessment tool.

What do I need to apply?
  • General Scope of Registration with Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ) if you are a NZ/AU Graduate.
  • Have at least 2 years post graduate experience and hold General Registration, if you are from UK or any other comparable health system country.
  • Have completed Internship (1 year) and General Registration, if applying from Ireland.
Registration requirement with the Medical Council of New Zealand can be viewed here

How can I apply?

When completing your application you will be asked to select what quarters you are available to commence work.

Q2 “ 25/02/19
Q3 “ 27/05/19
Q4 “ 26/08/19

To be considered, you must include all of the required documents with your application; only completed applications will be assessed for interview. You can also click here to get a comprehensive understanding on ˜how to apply'. This position is a Core Children's worker under the Vulnerable Children's Act in New Zealand & requires full safety checks completed before any new employee starts.

Register your interest and apply now!

For application queries please contact Jess Heron, Recruitment and Allocation Consultant at jess.heron@nra.health.nz

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