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Addiction Medicine Specialist Psychiatrist North Island University City

Posted on Mon Oct 14, 2013 by Plexus Medical Recruitment

Location: Auckland, New Zealand

Profession: Physician/Doctor

Specialty: Psychiatry- Addictions

Job Type:   Full Time

Practice Type: Hospital

Job Description:

Addiction Medicine Specialist Psychiatrist North Island University City

As Addiction Medicine Specialist Psychiatrist you will be joining a diverse multidisciplinary team that provides support to a population of approximately 165,000, mix of urban and rural clients, who are either in Opioid Substitution Treatment or Generic Programmes. You will be based in a 300-bed teaching hospital and the team comprises clinical psychologists, social workers, counsellors and registered nurses.

Selection criteria for Addiction Medicine Specialist Psychiatrist North Island University City include:

•    Eligible or hold registration within the alcohol and drug service with the Medical Council of New Zealand

•    Ability to work effectively in a team committed to a holistic multidisciplinary model of care

•    Commitment to regular and active participation in CME and quality improvement in the hospital

NZ can be more straightforward to gain medical registration in than Australia, as it pre-recognizes qualifications from some countries for registration and employment purposes: Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Norway, Republic of Ireland, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, The Netherlands, United Kingdom or United States of America.  There is a genuine emphasis on work / life balance for medical professionals plus you will receive up to $16,000 and two weeks annually to ensure you are well supported in CME activities.

The quality of life on offer in this major University City is excellent, with the beautiful portside city of Wellington only a two-hour drive away. The city acts as a hub to the central North Island ski fields and river adventures, with dramatic landscapes of mountain ranges and picturesque valleys and many rivers feeding into the coastal plains. The region enjoys a mild climate, which provides excellent growing conditions for many of the beautiful public gardens, vineyards and agricultural crops. With fantastic schooling and tertiary education options and a range of housing options, this city truly has something for everyone.

If you are interested in exploring Addiction Medicine Specialist Psychiatrist North Island University City please contact Trish Hay at Plexus Medical Recruitment today by emailing or call +613 9836 0655 and quote job #8773

Job Closes 10/11/13

Contact Information

Contact Name: Ms. Trish Hay

Contact Email:

Phone: 03 9836 0655

Fax: 03 9011 9717

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