Consultant General Medicine Physician (6-12 months fixed term)

Nau mai, haere mai ki Te Whatu Ora – Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District

Location:  Hutt Hospital, Lower Hutt

Service:   General Medicine

Contract:  Full time, 6-12 months fixed term

Salary:     As per ASMS MECA

Kōrero mō te tūranga – About the role

We are looking for Consultant General Medicine Physician for a fixed-term role of either 6 or 12 months starting July/August 2023.  We are willing to consider any sub-specialty interest to support the wider hospital. 

You’ll have a strong commitment to comprehensive care encompassed within General Medicine including ward rounds, outpatient clinics and acute call.

Mō tō mātou rōpū – About our team

We have a team of Physicians and sub-speciality opportunities to suit most people, however, provide a wide range of experiences in the types of patients that you will see due to all Medical patients being admitted under the General Medical team, other than Cardiology.

This is an exciting opportunity to gain skills and knowledge in this field of Medicine. 

Moū – About you

  • Vocationally registered in internal medicine with the Medical Council of New Zealand (MCNZ)
  • FRACP or equivalent qualification and be able to register for with the MCNZ
  • Open to advanced trainees who are eligible for a fellowship position
  • Work in collaboration with multidisciplinary team
  • Able to provide consistently high standards of medical care
  • Relevant experience and training

E pā ana ki a tatou – About us

Capital, Coast and Hutt Valley district is located centrally in Wellington and has over 6,000 full-time equivalent staff, making us one of the major employers in the Wellington region. We operate three hospitals – Wellington Regional Hospital in Newtown, Hutt Valley Hospital and Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua – as well as the Kāpiti Health Centre at Paraparaumu.

Here at Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.

Capital, Coast & Hutt Valley District are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.

Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to apply

Click the apply now button to send your application directly to us. For further information on this role please email and indicate the job title and vacancy number in the subject line.

Please note we are not accepting recruitment agency’s applications.

Your safety and that of our patients is important to us. It is our expectation that you will be fully vaccinated against COVID 19, having received two doses of an approved COVID 19 vaccination.

Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

By joining together we will succeed

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Fixed Term/Contract/Full Time

Job no: SMO30-23

Location: Lower Hutt

Closing Date: Thursday, 13 April 2023