South Canterbury District Health Board
Timaru, New Zealand
Apr 17, 2018
Position Type

Consultant Geriatrician/Senior Medical Officer

Timaru Hospital, New Zealand

Full-time (+ negotiable on-call)

Come and work with us, the Healthy Aging and Rehab Team

Looking for a rewarding adventure, recreation + inspiration, ocean + mountains, your next unforgettable home, or all in one? Join our dynamic multidisciplinary team and a vibrant work environment in a “livable lifestyle” regional center at the heart of picturesque South Island. Family friendliness, excellent schools, affordable housing, rewarding recreation and tourism opportunities, and excellent transportation access make Timaru and environs a home people love.

The South Canterbury District Health Board and Timaru Hospital welcome highly qualified individuals to apply. The position involves sharing physician leadership for the 20-bed sub-acute Assessment Treatment and Rehabilitation Ward (alongside another experienced Geriatrician). Geriatric Nurse Specialists and Geriatricians participate in home visits and outpatient clinic visits as well.

You will be working with a well-coordinated interdisciplinary team that includes medicine, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, social work, and nursing.

Want to finally achieve sustainable work/life balance and thrive in a friendly professional work environment?

Please apply for this vacancy online at:

We look forward to receiving your application directly via our Careers Site. If you have any questions regarding this role please contact our Senior Human Resource Adviser by phoning +64 (03) 687-2388.

Closing date: Open