Closing date: 15/06/2021

Consultant - Anaesthesiology - New Zealand
Posted on 15-03-2021 Reference number: 2021069

Anaesthesiologist – Tauranga – New Zealand


Tauranga is a city located in the Bay of Plenty. The Bay of Plenty is a coastal area in the north of New Zealand’s North Island with a population of 220.000 people. It is known for its beautiful beaches, good weather, rich culture and beautiful nature. Tauranga is a large city with a population of 138.000 in this region. The port of Tauranga is one of New Zealand’s largest export ports. Furthermore, Tauranga is one of the fastest growing cities in the country.

The position is offered by a hospital which provides secondary care to a population of approximately 225.000 people in the west of the Bay of Plenty. It offers medical, surgical, paediatric, obstetric, gynaecological and mental health services. This hospital also focuses on rehabilitation, speech therapy, physiotherapy, and support for patients suffering from addictions or cardiovascular diseases. The hospital has 349 beds.


We are currently recruiting an anaesthetist for a full-time position on behalf of this hospital in New Zealand. Appointment is for a fixed term of 12 months.

The successful candidate will work as an all-round anaesthetist. The successful candidate will be responsible for the clinical anesthesia care coverage of the facility. Services include anesthesia in the Operating Suite, Day Stay Unit, Radiology, Maternity Unit and Pre-Assessment Clinics. Aside from this, the successful candidate will have other rostered tasks. With the appointment of 1.0 FTE there will be 7 clinical sessions and 1 non-clinical session per week. Part of the tasks will consist of guiding staff in training.

Candidates should preferably have a fellowship and a valid driver’s license. Furthermore, candidates must have excellent communicational and management skills. In addition, you must be able to provide leadership and work in a multidisciplinary manner. The care provider offers attractive terms of employment in a modern environment together with a competent team. In addition, you will receive support from the healthcare provider when moving to New Zealand.

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For more information about the position described above please contact:

Randa Sawires

Recruitment Consultant

Randa Sawires
Recruitment Consultant
M: +31 6 36 36 35 66
T: +31 6 36 36 35 99