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Orthopaedic Surgeon in Fantastic NZ Location - Jan-July 2014 Contract!

Posted on Thu Oct 17, 2013 by Plexus Medical Recruitment

Location: Wellington, New Zealand

Profession: Physician/Doctor

Specialty: Surgery- Orthopedics- General

Job Type:   Full Time

Practice Type: Hospital

Job Description:

Orthopaedic Surgeon in Fantastic NZ Location - Jan-July 2014 Contract!

Are you an Orthopaedic Surgeon who has locum tenens registration or is a NZ/Australian grad? Are you able to work between January-July 2014? Do you want to live in one of New Zealand's most beautiful and interesting cities? Then look no further, this Consultant position is for you!

This health service serves a population of 250,000+ and provides some speciality services for a regional population of almost 1 million! The Orthopaedics service at this hospital provides for the management of minor injuries and fractures and treatment of injuries, congenital, infective, degenerative and malignant disorders of the musculoskeletal system. Furthermore, a service is provided for patients with complex major trauma, revision joint replacement, spinal disorders, scoliosis, paediatric and hand surgery.

The position itself will span between a 6 month fixed term, between January and July 2014 and requires an Orthopaedic Surgeon who is skilled in the areas of hip and knee replacements.

You will be based in the cultural hub of New Zealand. Lonely Planet described this location as “the country’s most innovative and inspiring city and possibly the Best Little Capital in the World”. A great city to live and work, where you will never too far from a good coffee! This city has more cafes, bars and restaurants per capita than New York City! Year-round, you will find arts and cultural events in abundance. The city is encircled by a “Greenbelt”, which ensures plenty of green spaces and tracks for exploring on your days off.   It has a four seasons climate, with easy access to beaches, mountains, ski fields and the spectacular natural beauty that is New Zealand.

To be eligible for this Orthopaedic Surgeon position, you will hold FRACS or equivalent.

If you are interested in this brilliant Orthopaedic Surgery job, contact Joanne Burton at Plexus today! At or phone +61 3 9836 0655

Contact Information

Contact Name: Ms. Trish Hay

Contact Email:

Phone: 03 9836 0655

Fax: 03 9011 9717

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