Video interviews for Consultant Psychogeriatricians

Video interviews for Consultant Psychogeriatricians

Website Now accepting applications!

Now accepting applications!

We are excited to announce that we are now also accepting applications from medical specialists to join our District Health Boards in New Zealand! Lakes DHB are now looking to recruit experienced Consultant Psychogeriatricians to join their fantastic team in the Bay of Plenty region.

Download Consultant Psychogeriatrician Lakes DHB job description (pdf).

The primary objectives to role are:

  1. To work within the Mental Health & Addiction Service (MH&AS) to ensure provision of an efficient Mental Health Service for Older Persons (MHSOP) to the community served by Lakes District Health Board,
  2. To facilitate clinical guidance and instruction for Lakes District Health Board staff relating to MHSOP matters,
  3. To assist in the instruction, monitoring and advising of Registrars and Junior Medical officers employed by Lakes District Health Board.

On offer:

  • Salary based on experience,
  • Further education/learning opportunities sponsored by the DHB,
  • A variety of shift work – work to suit your lifestyle,
  • Working within a multidisciplinary team,
  • Full orientation and extra educational support.

Relocation allowances vary, starting from NZ$20,000 and may be used to cover (subject to final confirmation as per contract):

  • Inbound economy flight for the candidate only,
  • Managed isolation costs for the candidate only (additional family members would be at your own expense, Managed Isolation costs can be found here),
  • Up to 2 weeks of free post-isolation accommodation for the candidate and their immediate family,
  • Up to 4 weeks use of rental car if required,
  • Shipping of personal effects,
  • Professional registration fees.

Requirements:

  • Full New Zealand MCMZ registration (can be completed post interview),
  • Minimum two years of recent practice as a consultant (inpatient or community),
  • Proof of English language proficiency in line with the MCNZ policy of English language requirements if applicable (OET at a score of 350 for each band or Academic IELTS at a minimum score of 7.5 in Listening and Speaking and 7.0 in Writing and Reading),

 A dedicated NEU Consultant will be at your side throughout each stage of the recruitment and registration process always offering best practice advise and support. If you have any questions about the process or require more details about the available vacancies, simply fill in the application form below and our team will be in touch within the next 24 to 48 hours.

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Years of experience working as a Registered Nurse or Registered Midwife