Senior Medical Officer Job In New Zealand

Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service, New Zealand

Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service are seeking for senior medical officer to join their team in Hervey Bay and Maryborough Hospitals Auckland, New Zealand. Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service presenting a job opportunity for a specialist anaesthetist in Hervey Bay and Maryborough Hospitals. Candidate have ability to provide high-quality specialist care in anaesthesia and related care to patients. It has ability to supervise, train, and mentor registrars, junior medical staff, and other members of the healthcare team. Candidate have ability to work within a multidisciplinary team. It must have excellent verbal and written communication skills to communicate with patients and their families. Apply now!

Qualification for Senior Medical Officer:

  • Completion of a medical degree from a recognized institution. This is typically a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), or an equivalent degree.
  • Completion of specialty training in anaesthesia. The specific requirements for anaesthesia training may vary depending on the jurisdiction.
  • Eligibility for registration with the Medical Board of Australia is essential.
  • Candidates often need to obtain fellowship or certification in anaesthesia from a recognized professional body, which is often required or preferred.
  • Hospitals typically expect candidates to possess significant clinical experience in anaesthesia, including providing anaesthetic care to patients in a hospital setting.Compliance with licensing requirements and immunization protocols set by Queensland Health.

Requirements for Senior Medical Officer:

  • The candidate should hold relevant medical qualifications, likely including a medical degree and specialty training in anaesthesia.
  • Must be eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia.
  •  Prior to employment, candidates must demonstrate immunity to various Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPD), including Hepatitis B, Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella (chickenpox), and Pertussis (whooping cough).
  • All new employees are required to undergo assessment for their risk of Tuberculosis (TB).


  • It provide competitive salary packages.
  • Eligible candidates may receive up to $20,000 in incentive payments under the Queensland Health Workforce Attraction Scheme.
  •  Opportunity to work in a specialist capacity and contribute to the training and education of junior medical staff and healthcare team members.
  • Hervey Bay and Maryborough offer a beautiful coastal lifestyle with access to stunning beaches and outdoor recreational activities.
  • Working within Queensland Health provides access to resources and support networks to facilitate professional growth and development.
Wide Bay Hospital and Health Service offers a chance for qualified anaesthetists to contribute their expertise in a regional healthcare setting, while also potentially benefiting from financial incentives and a supportive working environment.

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