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Emergency Department Medical Officer- 12 month fixed term contract back to job list

About the Job

Location: Southland, South Island, New Zealand

Duration: 12 month contract

Emergency Department Consultant

The Position

We are looking for an Emergency Department Medical Officer to join a vibrant team in the Southland region of New Zealand's South Island. This is a 12 month fixed term role with the opportunity for a permanent position.The department is accredited for Registrar training with Australian College of Emergency Medicine and part of this role will include supporting training for Registrars in that programme.


The Location

Located on the coast of southern tip of the South Island of New Zealand, Southland is home to two of New Zealand's National Parks and within close proximity of four ski fields, three major rivers, Stewart Island, the Catlins coastline, Queenstown and Fiordland. You can enjoy a diverse range of leisure activities from skiing in winter to trout fishing, surfing and hiking in summer. Invercargill itself is a family friendly city with excellent educational and sporting facilities and offers a low cost lifestyle.


Essential Criteria

If you know of anyone who has, or is eligible for registration with the New Zealand Medical council and within the scope of practice of general practice- Fellowship of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners (FRNZCGP),

For a quick online self- assessment to check your eligibility go to:


Pilkington Medics

Pilkington medics takes pride basing ourselves here in New Zealand so we can share with others what it is actually like to live and work here.  We are not reading it from a brochure; we visit the hospitals and GP surgeries and a few beaches and mountains in between. We know because we are here!  We have the passion for helping people achieve their career and lifestyle goals.

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