Interventional Cardiology Fellow – May 2019, CDHB, Christchuch, New Zealand

Our Purpose: What We’re Here For

When you work with the Canterbury District Health Board, you’re part of something very special. We’re world leaders in the delivery of integrated health care, and we’re always striving to Make It Better. From the carers on the front line working directly with patients and communities, to our talented support teams who enable that care, we plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 New Zealanders that live in the Canterbury region. And we’re all about putting people at the heart of everything we do.

Our Culture: What Matters To Us

Ko Te Whatu Manawa Tangata
Putting people at the heart of all we do

For us to continue putting our communities at the centre of our health system, we’re putting our own people at the centre of everything we do. Because health is ultimately all about people. What’s important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility that all our people take for delivering outcomes, and that we go about our work with integrity in all we do.

What matters to us is doing the right thing, valuing everyone, and being and staying well ourselves so we can care for our community.

The Role: What This Opportunity’s All About

We have the ideal opportunity for a full-time, fixed-term Interventional Cardiology Fellow looking to gain valuable experience on your road to becoming a Cardiologist.

Christchurch Hospital provides tertiary cardiac services to the South Island of New Zealand. The department has five Interventional Cardiologists. It performs over 1000 PCI’s per year and operates a 24 hour STEMI service. It has an active structural heart disease programme.

You’ll have access to state of the art equipment, world class Consultants and gain experience in complex PCI including LM stenting, bifurcations, rotational atherectomy and chronic total occlusions. The department has expertise in intracoronary imaging (optical coherence tomography and IVUS) and physiology.

You will be required to participate in the after hours roster covering cardiology admissions and in patients.

You will have completed your advanced training in Cardiology (FRACP, MRCP (UK) or equivalent) and have been in Specialist Training in Cardiology for a minimum of two years. Competency in diagnostic angiography is a pre-requisite, although extensive previous PCI experience is not required.

You will be required to be registered within a provisional general scope or special purpose scope of practice with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

The Christchurch Hospital Cardiology Department provides specialised tertiary level care to Canterbury and the South Island. The department has accreditation for advanced training in Cardiology by the Royal Australasian College of Physicians. Working in this department with experienced Consultants and a highly skilled multidisciplinary team will give you the opportunity to gain specialist experience.

Belonging Here: Becoming Part Of Our Story

Our people enjoy access to a fantastic benefits scheme, flexible working arrangements and a genuine and ongoing focus on career development.

We hope you’ll seriously consider joining us, but if this isn’t a good fit for you, please share the opportunity with your personal networks and help us find our next rock star!

If this particular role isn’t for you, we do have other similar opportunities – please look on our careers page or give us a call to discuss.

Apply online, or to find out more information, please contact Dr James Blake, Cardiology Department, james.blake@cdhb.health.nz

Applicants will be progressed as they apply, so if this sounds like you, please apply now!

Applications close 15 November 2018

Echocardiography Fellowship – CDHB, Christchurch, New Zealand

Our Purpose: What We’re Here For

When you work with the Canterbury District Health Board, you’re part of something very special. We’re world leaders in the delivery of integrated health care, and we’re always striving to Make It Better. From the carers on the front line working directly with patients and communities, to our talented support teams who enable that care, we plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 New Zealanders that live in the Canterbury region. And we’re all about putting people at the heart of everything we do.

Our Culture: What Matters To Us

Ko Te Whatu Manawa Tangata
Putting people at the heart of all we do

For us to continue putting our communities at the centre of our health system, we’re putting our own people at the centre of everything we do. Because health is ultimately all about people. What’s important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility that all our people take for delivering outcomes, and that we go about our work with integrity in all we do.

What matters to us is doing the right thing, valuing everyone, and being and staying well ourselves so we can care for our community.

The Role: What This Opportunity’s All About

Our Cardiology Department provides secondary and tertiary level inpatient, outpatient, and consultation service. We are currently looking for applications for our Echo Fellowship to commence as soon as possible.

You will be exposed to and have hands on involvement with the full range of echocardiography including dobutamine and exercise stress echo, transoesophageal echo, intra-operative TOE, contrast studies and echo guidance of intervention and device placement. We will also support the development of your reporting skills.

You will participate in one general Cardiology clinic per week and participation in the out of hour’s roster for the Service will also be part of this position.

Our Cardiology Department is dedicated to outstanding excellence, resulting in our patients receiving care that is second to none, and for our practitioners, it means that they obtain maximum opportunity to apply and develop their skills and abilities – to really make their mark.

Belonging Here: Becoming Part Of Our Story

Our people enjoy access to a fantastic benefits scheme, flexible working arrangements and a genuine and ongoing focus on career development.

We hope you’ll seriously consider joining us, but if this isn’t a good fit for you, please share the opportunity with your personal networks and help us find our next rock star!

If this particular role isn’t for you, we do have other similar opportunities – please look on our careers page or give us a call to discuss.

Apply online, or to find out more information, please contact Tracey Sutherland at Tracey.Sutherland@cdhb.health.nz

Applicants will be progressed as they apply, so if this sounds like you, please apply now!

Applications close 15 November 2018

Specialist Electrophysiologist and Pacing Cardiologist, Hamilton NZ

Fixed term position 3 months

Full time

Job Number: WAI07565

An opportunity exists for a suitably qualified Cardiologist to join an established and progressive team based at the Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, New Zealand. This position is for a fixed term period of 3 months commencing in May 2019 or later.

Waikato Hospital is a tertiary referral and teaching cardiac centre providing a wide range of adult cardiac services including cardiac surgery except heart transplant for the Midland Region (860,000 people).

The successful applicant will join a well-established and dynamic team of 14 Cardiologists (including 3 electrophysiologists) and five cardiac surgeons. The department is a leading centre for complex electrophysiology procedures and CIED implantation. Over 300 EP procedures (including 3D mapping and cryoablation) are performed each year, plus 130 ICD implants and 350 pacemakers (including CRT devices).

This role offers the right candidate a hugely varied and interesting position combined with the opportunity to live in a beautiful part of the country which offers wonderful opportunities for a family and/ or an outdoor enthusiast.

You will be required to hold or be eligible for provisional vocational / vocational registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand.

For more detail please contact Dr Chris Nunn, Clinical Director, Cardiology; chris.nunn@waikatodhb.health.nz

Please apply on the WaikatoDHB website

Closing date: Open until filled

Click here for a position description.

Cardiac Physiologist, Waitemata DHB, Auckland, New Zealand

 

 

 

 

Want to live in and work in New Zealand?

Waitemata District Health Board has the largest– and second fastest growing – population among all district health boards in New Zealand.  We offer a wide range of services as well as a teaching facility with a well-established and highly respected research programme.

Located in Aucklands beautiful North Shore.  You will be a short stroll away from the shores of Lake Pupuke and the relaxed beach side shops, cafes, bars and restaurants of Takapuna.  If you are looking for a taste of the kiwi life style this is the perfect opportunity.

We are seeking an enthusiastic qualified Cardiac Physiologist to join our rapidly developing Cardiac Physiology department.  We are an enthusiastic team focused on contributing positively to the future of Cardiology.

As a Cardiac Physiologist at WDHB, you will be part of a busy, integrated, flexible team and expected to maintain skills in all areas. The procedures you may be involved with include:

  • ECGs, Holter/Event/ABU monitor fitting and analysis
  • Spirometry (inpatients only)
  • Exercise Treadmill testing including. Some procedures are Physiologist led.
  • Cardiac Catheterisation Angiograms, PCI and Right Heart Studies.
  • Pacemaker/ ICD implants and follow up (experience not essential).
  • Training and supervision of Cardiac Physiology students

You will also need to demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills, an understanding of relevant technology and be willing to work as part of a team.

Our ideal candidate:

  • Registered as a Cardiac Physiologist with the Clinical Physiologists Registration Board
  • Minimum of two years’ experience as a qualified physiologist

Why work for us?

  • Dedicated immigration advisor provided
  • Relocation packages (where applicable)
  • 6 months Free Health Cover (must apply within 4 weeks of starting)
  • In-House Career Development Service to support you in developing your career
  • Free Employment Assistant Programme
  • On-going professional development – certification and workplace training
  • Free Flu Vaccinations
  • Flexibility in work options to suit lifestyle in various departments
  • Discounts at some great companies
  • Free 24/7 Gym

For further information, please contact Liane Dawson, Team Leader Cardiac Physiology on 09 486 8900 ext. 43316 liane.dawson@waitematadhb.govt.nz

Or Linda Flay, Operations Manager, Cardiology on linda.flay@waitematadhb.govt.nz

For assistance with you application, please email Melissa Kinghan: melissa.kinghan@waitematadhb.govt.nz

To view the Position Description, please click here .

To Apply please click here

Closing date: 16 October 2018

Job Number: NOR03211

 

Cardiologist – Cardiovascular Services, Auckland City Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand

Come and join our world-renowned Cardiovascular Service!

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. The city is set in a pristine marine-based environment with a temperate climate and has a population of 1.3 million.  It has a vibrant mixture of lifestyles and cultures and offers easy access to stunning and diverse scenery and a wonderful range of outdoor pursuits. With its beautiful countryside and dynamic metropolitan centres, New Zealand offers a lifestyle to 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!

Auckland DHB has three major facilities: Auckland City Hospital, Starship Children’s Hospital and Greenlane Clinical Centre. Auckland City Hospital is New Zealand’s largest public hospital as well as the largest clinical research facility. There are approximately one million patient contacts each year, including hospital and outpatient services.

Applications are being invited from Cardiologists who would like to live and work in one of the world’s most liveable cities, Auckland, New Zealand. The position offered is full-time in adult cardiology, where you will have the general suite of cardiology skills. Advanced training in coronary intervention is essential and training in structural cardiac interventions would be an advantage. Case mix includes both elective and acute.

Auckland City Hospital is a 700+ bed University teaching hospital which provides secondary health services to the people of the central Auckland area, as well as tertiary cardiothoracic services regionally and quaternary services nationally.  The Green Lane Cardiovascular Service is the largest public hospital cardiology department in NZ.  We offer a full complement of sub-specialties in adult cardiology including coronary intervention, TAVI, complex electrophysiology, cardiac transplantation and adult congenital cardiology. We provide adult cardiology and cardiac surgery for South Pacific Island patients, in particular Tahiti. Paediatric cardiology and cardiac surgery for the South Pacific is provided at the adjoining Starship Children’s Hospital.

You will be joining a highly regarded clinical team who are encouraged to conduct research and who are passionate about teaching and passing their knowledge to our junior staff.  You will be eligible for an honorary position with the University Of Auckland School Of Medicine.

Click here to view position description.

For more information on this opportunity to join our team, please contact Dr Chris Occleshaw, Clinical Director, Cardiovascular Services at ChrisO@adhb.govt.nz

Our organisation values diversity, inclusivity and empathy, if you do too, apply now and join us to make a positive difference!

For more information and to apply, please click on the link below attaching your latest CV and cover letter outlining your motivation to take up this role. Only applications submitted online via the ADHB website will be accepted:

https://tas-adhbrac.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=CEN08850

For help with your online application, please contact Mirah Sharma, Recruitment Consultant at MirahS@adhb.govt.nz

Applications Close – 24 October 2018

The successful applicant must hold FRACP (or equivalent) and be registered or be eligible for general registration as a Medical Officer with the Medical Council of New Zealand (www.mcnz.org.nz). We welcome applications from candidates outside New Zealand.

Auckland DHB is committed to the application of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 and its intent to improve the safety of all children. This position is a Children’s Worker as defined by the Act

We are a values based and inclusive organisation that is committed to deliver the best health outcomes for our total population.  To do this we are working hard to develop a robust and capable workforce that reflects the population we serve. We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds with the necessary capability and who share our values to apply and would greatly value seeing more applicants from our Māori & Pacific communities.

As the ideal candidate, you will be either registered or be eligible for registration with the Medical Council of New Zealand. Please note, you will be required to provide source verification of your qualifications for your registration application. For more information about the registration process and source verification of qualifications, please visit www.mcnz.org.nz

Cardiac Physiologist, Hauora Tairawhiti, New Zealand

 

 

 

 

 

0.8FTE. Permanent role
Tui te Ora Medical Technical Team
Hauora Tairawhiti

Come to the spectacular East Coast of New Zealand and be part of our newly expanding cardiology team. Hauora Tairawhiti has committed to reducing cardiac disease in our community and removing the effects of inequity on our people. A cardiac physiologist is now being sought to increase our ability to provide locally based, specialist services.

Your experience will include holter and event monitoring, pacemaker checks and stress testing and ideally some respiratory function testing too. While you will have a great cardiology and medical technician team to work alongside you will be the only cardiac physiologist in the area and so must be experienced enough to lead some services.

Please review the position description for further details

Call Natasha Ashworth on 06 8690500 – 8821 for more information or email Natasha.ashworth@tdh.org.nz

Apply online at www.tdh.org.nz/join-our-team/

Cardiac Physiologist, Lakes District Health Board, New Zealand

Permanent, full time

The Clinical Physiology service at Lakes DHB provides a diagnostic service for patients requiring Cardiology, Respiratory and Neurological investigation. Tests performed include ECG, ambulatory blood pressure, exercise stress testing, echocardiography, cardiac monitoring (Holter and Event), lung function tests, EEG, Pacemaker and ICD follow up. We are a small, passionate and fun team with close, supportive working relationships with our SMOs.

Applications are invited from registered Cardiac Physiologists with experience in Cardiac Device follow up. The position is full time, however part time applicants may be considered.

Rotorua is the ideal place to live for professional couples and families that have a passion for the outdoors. Easy access to the region’s natural features provides ample opportunity to enjoy Rotorua’s scenic beauty and outdoor environment. Less than an hour from the beach and snow, it’s an ideal central adventure playground.

We look forward to your application if you are passionate about patient care; have excellent attention to detail, and great communication skills.

Apply online via our website www.lakesdhb.govt.nz