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  • Advert number: 356314-0
  • Posted Date: 17/04/14
  • Closing Date: 30/05/14

Consultant Geriatrician

Lakes District Health Board, New Zealand

Lifestyle balanced with professional excellence!

We are seeking an enthusiastic Consultant Geriatrician to join our multinational multidisciplinary Department of Medicine. The Lakes DHB area includes Rotorua and Taupo Hospitals. The position involves inpatient and outpatient work at Rotorua and Taupo Hospitals, both of which have recently had significant upgrades and the addition of new facilities. Rotorua Hospital is a District General Hospital in one of the most spectacular regions of New Zealand.  You will have the opportunity to balance rewarding medical practice with an amazing life style. The beautiful Lakes District of Rotorua and Taupo is well known for its outdoor recreational options including trout fishing, walking tracks, cycling and mountain biking. Lake and river water sports such as boating and kayaking are exceptional.  Add this to affordable housing, good schooling and a friendly atmosphere and you have one of the best places in the world to work as a Geriatrician. Applicants must be eligible for the Specialist (Vocational) registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand . The above position comes with an attractive relocation remuneration package and CME allowance for successful permanent appointments.

Check out what Rotorua has to offer:

Contact us for further information:  Stephanie Wearne, Medical Staff Recruiter, or Dr Nic Crook, Clinical Director,

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Closing date: 30 May 2014.