Cardiologist – Auckland, NZ
Position Title: Cardiologist – Cardiovascular Services
Location: Auckland City Hospital, NZ
The Auckland District Health Board invites suitably qualified candidates to apply for the position of full-time interventional and general cardiologist in the Green Lane Cardiovascular Service.
This position will be based at Auckland City Hospital (inpatient services) and the Green Lane Clinical Centre (outpatient services). Advanced training in coronary intervention is essential, and sub-specialty training and experience within interventional cardiology desirable. The role will include taking part in the regional on-call interventional cardiology service based at Auckland City Hospital, in which all interventional cardiologists in the region participate. The successful applicant will replace a retiring consultant in a team of 5 interventional cardiologists at ADHB, 13 in the region. The role will include provision of inpatient general cardiology care, and a weekly outpatient clinic.
The interventional service provides approximately 2500 catheter coronary angiograms per annum, and 1100 coronary interventions, of which 420 are acute interventions for STEMI. TAVR cases are approx. 130 per annum at present and are increasing steadily in number.
Auckland City Hospital is the largest in New Zealand and is based in the heart of Auckland City which has been voted the 3rd best city in the world. New Zealand offers a lifestyle suitable for all. Auckland’s packed calendar of festivals and events, our vibrant Māori and Pacific culture, and impressive line-up of major sporting events will certainly keep you entertained all year round!
Join us to make a positive difference! Please click on the link below to make an online application or visit our careers website http://www.careers.adhb.govt.nz using job reference number AUC06465 and attach your latest CV and cover letter.
For more information on this opportunity to join our team, please contact Dr Chris Occleshaw, Clinical Director, Cardiology Dept., at ChrisO@adhb.govt.nz.
For help with your online application, please contact Yvonne Reyes, Recruitment Consultant at YReyes@adhb.govt.nz.
Applications Close: 11 October 2019